The Tibet Autonomous Region is located on the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau at the south westernmost tip of china, 4,000 meters above sea level at an average. Tibet is known as the Roof of the World because there are over 50 peaks more than 7,000 meters above sea level. Covering an area of 1.2 million square km, Tibet has a population of more than 2.3 million.

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Places of Interest

  • Lasha-Land of Gods

    Lhasa, the capital of the Tibet autonomous region is located at the north bank of Kyichu river...

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  • Potala Palace

    The Potala, one of the most famous architectural works of the world, sits on the top of the Red Hill in Lhasa.

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  • Norbulingka

    Norbulingka Palace, situated in the west side of Lhasa is just around a km southwest of Potala Palace...

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