Tibet General Information
Tibet, The rooof of the World
Visit Tibet, The Roof of the World. Tibet travel has fascinated humanity for centuries. This land beyond the mighty Himalayas, on the highest plateau of the world, was inaccessible to the outside world and has always been a challenge to all mortal beings as a unique destination. Tibet overland tours from Kathmandu visiting small villages en route to Lhasa and flying Lhasa/Kathmandu is a nice combination to explore Tibet. Tibet holidays can also be equally enjoyable taking fly in fly out packages or fly in drive out package tours to Tibet from Kathmandu, the gateway to Tibet and other Himalayan destinations. Tibet fixed departures, Tibet budget tours, luxury tours to Tibet, Tibet treks and Lhasa visits with a variety of Tibet itineraries are offered and conducted by AMAZING ADVENTURES and AMAZING TOURS AND TRAVELS.
Tibet tours offer spectacular skylines, majestic mountain peaks, breath taking canyons, serene high-land lakes, rolling pastures and farmlands & pristine Forests. Tibet pilgrim tours are a unique experience as Tibet is also a land of ancient Buddhist culture, artistic monasteries and centuries-old caravan trails. Its snow-covered mountains and windswept plateau are the highest in the world. The world's highest mountain - Mount Everest, rises in southern Tibet. Ka-erh in western Tibet, with an elevation of more than 15,000 feet (4,570 meters) above sea level, is believed to be the highest town in the world. The valley bottoms in Tibet are higher than the mountains of most countries.
Tibet has an area of about 471,700 square miles (1,221,600 square kilometers), an average elevation of 16,000 feet (4,880 meters) and a population of 2.3 million. This "land of awesome mysteries", forbidden not only by man but also by nature, is appealing to all explorers, scholars, pilgrims and adventurers searching for the "REAL SHANGRI-LA".