Yamdrok Lake or Namtso Lake: which lake to visit in Tibet

Yamdrok Lake or Namtso Lake: which lake to visit in Tibet

We often hear the question of which lake is best to visit in Tibet, Yamdrok Lake or Namtso Lake. Both lakes are stunningly beautiful with incredible colors, clean water, and gorgeous surrounding landscape. They are popular among photographers and nature lovers. The two lakes are not very far from Lhasa and it is possible to…

Everest in Tibet vs Nepal: Which Everest Base Camp You Should Visit

Everest in Tibet vs Nepal: Which Everest Base Camp You Should Visit

EVEREST IN TIBET VS NEPAL AND WHICH EVEREST BASE CAMP TO VISIT Mount Everest is located on the border between Tibet and Nepal, and it is accessible from both countries.  The Nepal side offers a better EBC trekking experience, while the Tibetan side allows driving to the Everest Base Camp and has a superior view…

Prepare to Visit Mount Kailash – Complete Guide

Prepare to Visit Mount Kailash – Complete Guide

PREPARE FOR MOUNT KAILASH TOUR In this article, we will cover everything you need to know to prepare for the Mount Kailash trek, known as kora in Buddhism and yatra/parikrama in Hinduism. You will find information about required documents, when is the best time to visit, how to travel to Mount Kailash from Tibet, Nepal,…

TIBET REOPENING 2023

TIBET REOPENING 2023

TIBET TRAVEL UPDATE FOR FOREIGN VISITORS – MARCH 2023 Tibetan tourism bureau announced that starting from April 1, 2023, we can apply for Tibet Travel Permits and all visitors from all countries can finally visit Tibet. TIBET TRAVEL REQUIREMENTS All foreigners visiting Tibet need Tibet Travel Permit. To apply for it we need clear photos…

The Best Meditation Places in Tibet

The Best Meditation Places in Tibet

In this article, we explore the best meditation places in Tibet. Tibetan Buddhist monks have been practicing meditation for centuries. Meditation is an essential part of studying Tibetan Buddhism. At the same time, it is also beneficial for anyone. No wonder meditation is becoming increasingly more popular as people experience it’s positive effects on everyday…

Mount Everest is Closed for Spring 2020 Climbing Season
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Mount Everest is Closed for Spring 2020 Climbing Season

UPDATE: Nepal will reopen Himalayan Mountains including Everest for Fall season in 2020. On July 30th Nepal started issuing climbing permits. Tibetan side remains closed for all foreign climbers. In 2021 only domestic tourists were visiting Everest from Tibetan side. We post all updates in travel regulations on Tibet side in the following article: With…

Why Visit Tibet: 7 Reasons to Travel to The Roof of The World

Why Visit Tibet: 7 Reasons to Travel to The Roof of The World

There are 7 great reasons to visit Tibet, although we are sure that you can find even more. Please, feel free to share with us your reason to travel to Tibet in the comments section below!Here are the 7 best reasons to visit Tibet in no particular order: 1. BUDDHISM IN TIBET Although Buddhism appeared…

Travel to Tibet and Nepal: Essential Guide to Planning Your Adventure
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Travel to Tibet and Nepal: Essential Guide to Planning Your Adventure

Tibet and Nepal are some of the most popular places in the Himalayan region and no surprise that many people want to visit both at the same time. They are located nearby, and there is a choice of a short flight between them or a beautiful road connecting Lhasa and Kathmandu. In this article you…

Traveling to Tibet becomes easier in 2019

Traveling to Tibet becomes easier in 2019

Tibetan Tourism Bureau announced some important changes in Tibet travel regulation in 2019. This year they are planning to simplify the process and make it easier for thousands of tourists to get their permits. Permits will be processed much faster Starting this year, the process of permit application will be easier and faster. Travel agency…

Will Everest Base Camp in Tibet be closed for tourists in 2019?

Will Everest Base Camp in Tibet be closed for tourists in 2019?

WILL EVEREST BASE CAMP IN TIBET BE CLOSED FOR TOURISTS IN 2019? In 2019 there will be a massive clean up project in Everest Region. This project started last year, and it is expanding in the current year. To help with the project, the area near the Base Camp will be closed for tourists.  Wondering…

5 Reasons to Travel to Tibet in Winter
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5 Reasons to Travel to Tibet in Winter

As the weather in Tibet is getting cold in winter, many people prefer to postpone their visit until warmer months. That’s why the most popular time to visit Tibet is during summer. However, visiting in winter can be an interesting and unusual experience, and there are some benefits of coming during the winter months. Below…

Budget Tibet Tour: 7 Steps to Plan a Budget tour to Tibet
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Budget Tibet Tour: 7 Steps to Plan a Budget tour to Tibet

When you start planning visiting Tibet, you notice that some of the tours can get pricey. Although, Tibet is not one of the cheap destinations, there are some ways to make your journey more affordable. Below are seven tips to help you arrange budget Tibet tour. 1. JOIN A GROUP TOUR The easiest way to…

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