Things to Do on a Tibet Tour
Tibet is considered to be the real Shangrila, the outlawed land, the holy land of your inmost desires as well as the roof of the world. The Tibet has mountains that are covered with snow as well as grasslands, the dispersed herds of nomads and yak on the plateau, the stunning monasteries as well as unsophisticated smiles, peaceful lake and the transparent blue sky. 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 great deal of Tibet tours would always go to is the Lhasa which is considered to be the capital of the Tibet province. Historic and interesting, the holy city of Tibet is situated in a small valley about 3700 meters above the sea level. And if you go to Lhasa, the top two places that you should go there are JOkhang as well as Potala Palace.
The representation of Tibet is the Potala Palace. 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. And because of this, the humbler Tibet pilgrim, which has always resided in the yak hair tent, must see the Potala Palace with high respect. 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. And going around the place is like entering a huge maze. Without a doubt, you will keep on going once you tour in this place. It is so difficult to find the way out, hence, leaving you wandering there all by yourself.
The Jokhan monastery was edificed in 647 and is seen as the most primitive wood and masonry structure that is still present in Tibet. It is actually the core of the Tibetan Buddhism as well as the holy land for the Tibetan followers. And a whole heap of people go to this place every single day because of its beauty. And a great deal of people are starting to crawl going up because it is an elevated place. It would seem that on their way going to the place from their houses, the pilgrims have a tendency to prostate themselves on the ground the moment they have walked to steps and would do it over and over again. And a great deal of these visitors would spin the prayer wheels.
Without a doubt, you will be able to discover a lot of remarkable things in Tibet. And each and every penny and second you spend in Tibet is definitely worth it.