Tibet has fascinated mankind for centuries. This
land, amid the mighty Himalayas and set upon the
highest plateau of the world, was long inaccessible
to the outside world. Fortunately, the doors have
been opened to the 'Roof of the World' and
foreigners can now visit the 'Forbidden Land' of
Tibet is a rich and beautiful land with an average
altitude over 4,000m (13,120ft) above sea level.
Possessing more than fifty peaks above7,000m
(22,960ft), Tibet is home to eleven Himalayan
mountains over 8,000m (26,240ft). China, India,
Nepal, Sikkim, Bhutan, Burma and Kashmir all border
Tibet. Over two million people inhabit this land of
rich natural resources and ancient cultures.
Spiritual traditions, temples and monasteries, lakes
and rivers, and mighty snow clad peaks are just a
few of the intoxicating wonders to be experienced by
adventurous travellers who get the opportunity to
visit this land. Buddhism, with a history of some
1,300 years is shaped into a unique form of
"Lamaism". Tibetan history, culture and religion are
mixed together and infiltrate every aspect of social
life. Tibetan religious arts have a distinctive
style with adoption of Indian and Chinese Buddhist
influence, thus forming a pearl of Oriental Buddhist
art. The various people who live on the Tibetan
plateau, such as Tibetans, Monpas, Lhopas and
Moslems, each have their own unique of traditions of
marriage, burial birth, and other ceremonies.
Festivals in Tibet are numerous providing many
opportunities for large and exciting celebrations.
So come and visit a the land rich in mountains,
monks, mystery and adventure.
We, at Trekking International, are proud of
our extensive knowledge and experience with travel
to Tibet. Some of the most beautiful and fascinating
places in the world lie within its borders. We
specialize in designing Tibetan journeys and
pilgrimages to these places, individually adapting
them to meet your needs and desires. To explore this
unique country on one of our tailor-made tours is an
opportunity not to be missed.
To learn more about Tibet, please select the topics
from the left menu bar and go through with it. You
can also find some of the exclusive holidays
packages under the 'Tours-Offers' topics as well.