What are the Things You Can Do on Tibet Tours
Tibet is called as the genuine Shangrila, the outlawed land, the roof of the world as well as the holy land of the deepest desires. Tibet has snowy grasslands and mountains, spectacular monasteries, scattered herds of nomads and yaks, transparent blue sky, spectacular monasteries and tranquil lake. And these are just few of the great deal of reasons why people who have already went in Tibet always find themselves coming back to the place.
And the first stop that a whole heap of Tibet tours would always first go to is Lhasa, the capital of the Tibet province. Vibrant and historic, Lhasa, the holy city of Tibet, is placed in a small valley that is approx. 3700 m above the sea water. Jokhang as well as Potala Palace are the must see destinations for the visitors of Lhasa.
The Potala Palance is representation of Tibet. And this place is considered sacred by the people living in Tibet. And with its magnificent splendor, without a doubt, Potala Palace would definitely generate a great impression on the people across many countries. As a result, the modest Tibetan pilgrim, who was always existed in the yak hair tent, must see the Potala Palace with remarkable reverence. And it is so amazing to know that this building is composed of 13 floors with 999 rooms and was built on the mountain steep in the 70th century. Touring in it is just like a big maze. Without a doubt, you will keep on going once you tour in this place. And it is just so hard to find the exit route, thus, leaving you wandering inside the place.
The Jokhang monastery was built in 647, it is considered as the first wood and masonry building that is still existing in Tibet. It is actually the core of the Tibetan Buddhism as well as the holy land for the Tibetan followers. And a lot of people go here every day because of the beauty and tranquility of the place. And most of the visitors of the place would crawl their way up to the Tibetan monastery. It seems that, on their journey from their houses, the visitors tend to prostate themselves on the ground after they take two steps and then would repeat the entire process all over again. And a great deal of these visitors would spin the prayer wheels.
And without question, there is so much to see in Tibet. You will not definitely regret spending your time and money to the place.