Tibet, A land of snows, monasteries, high mountains and much more. Tibet is a place that is both inviting and forbidden at the same time.?At Global Axis Travels (GA Travel), we see our neighbor to the north as a natural location to travel to. There is the Potala Palace,the heart of the capital city of Lhasa. There are ancient monasteries that stretch back well over a thousand years. And there are incredible sights to behold.
Lhasa is the highest capital city in the world when it comes to elevation. Over 3,650 m/ 12,000 feet above sea-level, it takes a bit to get used to the thinner air of the city. However, our tours give you time to acclimatize along with opportunities to see much of what Tibet has to offer.
- Tibet Tour
Lhasa. The name itself means "Place of the Gods" and when you stand overlooking the Potala Palace and the Kyichu River, you will understand how the city got its name. The city is and feels like it is on the top of the world as 3,650 meters above sea level. It is only an hour flight from Kathmandu, but when you land at the airport in Lhasa, you will feel like you have left the rest of the world behind.
This tour focuses in and around the ..
- Tibet Tour
One of the best ways to experience Tibet is to come overland from Kathmandu, pass through the High Himalayas and then on to the capital city of Lhasa. The entire trip is climbing as you pass from Kathmandu (elev. 1410 m/4,625 ft.) to Lhasa (3,650 m/11,750 ft.).
The trip takes you across the snowcapped peaks through beautiful mountain passes ?before arriving in Lhasa. Along the way, enjoy riding in first-class bus as you behold some of ..