from being home to some of the most beautiful and exotic natural destinations
and wonders of the World (including the Himalayas, lakes, and dense forest
among others), Tibet also has as a unique and splendid culture of its own.
Shining like a peel in the world and sitting on top of it, the fascinating
culture and art forms of the country Tibet have originated to their present
form through centuries of peaceful interaction with the cultures, religions,
and beliefs of the surrounding regions.
The Versatility and Uniqueness of Tibetan Culture
two most profound religions of the region are Buddhism and Bon. The unique
cultural aspects of the region of the native Tibetan people reflect in the art,
handicrafts, clothing and costumes, food and drinks, festivals, medicine, and
other lifestyle aspects.
central and local Tibet tour will bring you close to the
fascinating cultural, historical, and artistic aspects of Tibet. Lhasa, the
capital city of Tibet, is one of the holiest cities in Buddhism, and a
pilgrimage destination as well. A Tibet local tour is incomplete without a
visit to the Drepung and Sera monasteries that are the biggest Tibet Buddhist
Universities. Other major monasteries of the region that will help you explore
Tibetan artistic, religious, and cultural aspects include the Samye monastery,
Olka Cholung monastery, and Ganden monastery. The Tsetang
town is considered to be the cradle of Tibetan civilization. It is this place
where the first Temple (Traduk temple), the first inhabitants or castle (Yumbu
Lhakhang) and the first monastery were founded. The strong people of Tibet
welcome you with a smile everywhere and you will find the hardworking Tibetan
people and families indulged in various activities all the time. Gyantse is one
of the largest towns of Tibet and has the vibrant bazaars offering you local
and native handicraft, clothing, footwear and other items that speak volumes
about the imaginative and traditional artistic aspects of Tibet. Certains
stupas and monasteries including the Palchoe monastery and the Kubhum Pagoda have more than 600 years of history. The
native cuisine has some of the most exotic and new tastes for you (includes the
Yak meat). Shigatse is the second largest city in Tibet and is also the place
where the Tashi Lhunpo Monastery (the seat of Panchen Lama) is located.
never-ending cultural sagas and the roller coaster ride through magnificent
architectural and fascinating cultural hotspots of the Tibet local tour are
memorable. While the region is peaceful, choose a certified agency to explore
the best of Tibet in the safest way.