Travel from Hong Kong to Tibet is now easier and more enjoyable than ever before! With a well-developed tourist infrastructure and fabulous landscape as well as mysterious Buddhism culture, Tibet has become one of the most popular travel destinations! To help Hong Kong travelers escape the urban hustle and bustle of city life, Tibet Travel Expert then is helping to organize responsible tours professionally guided by experienced native Tibetans. A unique combination of stunning landscape and fascinating culture is the very thing that many urban tourists have been looking for. Tibet Travel Expert takes care of travel details like accommodation, transportation, guides, and drivers. Thus travelers can take peace of mind in their trip.
Uaually, Tibet tours of Tibet Travel Expert begin in Lhasa due to the high altitude. In Lhasa city, travelers can get to know Tibetan culture and acclimatize to the altitude at the same time. After adjusting to the thin mountain air many travelers head out of Lhasa for in-depth exploration of Tibet. Culture focused travelers will enjoy an itinerary filled with visits to monasteries and temples while nature lovers will enjoy an itinerary with outdoor activities like trekking!
Popular Tibet Travel Destination Recommendations:
- Yarlung Valley, Gyantse, Shigatse: These three places are great for culture focused Tibet travel! According to legend, the Tibetan people originated from the Yarlung Valley. Here travelers can see historical sites like Yungbulakang Palace, the first palace built in Tibet. Many travelers enjoy visiting Gyantse on the way to Shigatse. Gyantse is home to Kumbum Pagoda and Pelkhor Monastery, both provide opportunities for learning about Tibetan Buddhism. Shigatse, Tibet’s second largest city, is another great place to visit for culture focused travelers. Travelers can visit Tashilhunpo Monastery, seat of the Panchen Lama, and do some shopping in the Tibetan Market.
- Mt. Everest: This is a must-see for travelers seeking unforgettable landscapes! The drive to Everest is just as magnificent as the mountain itself. Travelers will enjoy spectacular views and have many opportunities to stop for pictures. Adventurous travelers can even make the 80km trek to Everest Base Camp from Old Tingri. The best times to visit are late April through mid-May along with September and October. Some of the best views of Everest come in the early morning: travelers can arrange to stay in one of the tent camps near Everest’s base for the best chance at catching an early morning view!
The options for travelling in Tibet are seemingly endless! Tibet Travel Expert is always happy to provide suggestions to help Hong Kong based travelers begin thinking about the destinations they’d like to include on their tour of Tibet. Taking time to enjoy remote scenery and a fascinating culture is a great way to escape from the urban hustle and bustle of city life. So just relax and enjoy a break in Tibet!