Festivals

What is the most attractive highlight in Tibet? Some people may be interested in Tibetan charming scenery, special Tibetan style food, and unique Tibetan building. However, a large great number of travelers are fond of traditional Tibetan cultures and customs. What’s the best way to know more about Tibetan local cultures and customs? It’s no doubt that having a Tibet festival tour is the best answer to this question. Festival is the spirit of an ethnic group, which stands for the basic belief and faith. As the root of a region, the festival plays an important role to inherit and spread the local traditions by holding grand ceremonies. As one of the minority nationality regions, Tibet provides a great platform for tourists to explore the traditional cultures and customs.

There are numerous grand festivals held in Tibet every year, especially in the peak tourism season. The days of celebration are varied differently. Some festivals may last one or two days, such as Butter Lamp Festival, Nyingchi Peach Blossom Festival, etc. While some may last at least one week, such as Tibetan New Year Festival (Losar), Saga Dawa Festival, Shonton Festival, Horse Racing Fair and Archery Festival, Bathing Festival of Tibet, Bumper Harvest Festival, etc.

Do you want to witness these grand Tibetan festivals? Are you ready to have a Tibet festival tour? We Great Tibet tour can provide you varies of Tibetan festival tour packages, which can make you have a deep understanding of local Tibetan culture. Check the following Tibetan festivals and start your dreamy tour of Tibet!

Shorton festival is a big festival in Lhasa area.

Tibetan Shoton Festival

This post introduces one of the most important festivals in Tibet, the Shoton Festival, including the history, venue, and what you can expect during it, help travelers explore Tibetan culture and Buddhism.

There are numerous of Indians traveling to Tibet every year

Tibet Holiday from India

Tibet, the holy land of Buddhism plays a special role in the Buddhist Culture. India is a country with a large number of Buddhists. Thus, there is an intimate association between Tibet and India for thousands of years. There are numerous Indian people plan a Tibet holiday from India.

Tibet is an ideal destination for a vacation.

Tibetan Vacation

As a holy land located in the far west of Asia, Tibet is an ideal destination for a vacation. Having a Tibetan vacation, you can renew, refresh and purify your body and mind.

Nepal is recognized as the kingdom of the Himalayas, with 10 UNESCO cultural and natural heritage sites.

Holidays in Tibet and Nepal

Nepal and Tibet are both popular travel destinations for travelers. Have a holiday in Tibet and Nepal will offer you a unique experience by exploring different nature and culture.

Have a holiday in Tibet is a good choice

Tibet Holiday Package

We offer hand-picked group tour and private tour packages to travelers all around the world. As an international traveler who wants to have a holiday in Tibet, you can book our tours and free yourself from planning itineraries on this massive land.

Tibet is a holy land dotted with sacred monasteries and temples. Unique religious culture attracts travelers to explore this mysterious place.

Tibet Monastery Vacation

Tibet is a holy land dotted with sacred monasteries and temples. To have a monastery vacation in Tibet, you can enjoy magnificent monasteries with different styles and feel pilgrims' devoted spirits.

Famous as the “third pole of the world”, Tibet attracts more and more travelers to explore its beauty.

Tibet Vacation Cost

More and more travelers want to explore Tibet, although travel in Tibet costs much more than in inland China. However, a Tibet vacation is affordable, and we offer group tour packages for you to save money.

More and more travelers from all around the world want to admire its beauty, and it’s popular to have a Tibet vacation from inland China.

China Tibet Vacations

More and more foreign travelers want to admire the beauty of Tibet, and it’s popular to have a Tibet vacation from inland China. We provide various tour packages to meet different requirements.

Tibet Holidays

Tibet Holidays

More and more travelers want to have a holiday in Tibet to experience a different life. We offer various itineraries for travelers all over the world to give you a perfect Tibet holiday.

Most Tibet Buddhist Holidays are related to Buddhism

Tibet Buddhist Holidays

As a sacred region with flourishing Buddhism, most Tibetan holidays are related to Buddhism. There are some details about Tibet Buddhist holidays which may interest you.

A spiritual vacation in Tibet will change your life

Tibet Spiritual Vacations

Have a spiritual vacation in the holy land will change your life definitely.This vacation is specialized for those who are seeking a spiritual experience, for a Buddhist or an independent individual who want to explore and have a close encounter with this mysterious land.

Tibetan New Year

Tibetan Festivals Calendar of 2018

We list the 2018 calendar of Tibetan festivals. Losar Festival, Saga Dawa Festival, Gyantse Horse Racing Festival, Shoton Festival, etc. Let’s see what you can meet when traveling in Tibet in 2018.

Tibetan New Year

Losar Festival - Tibetan New Year

Tibetan New Year, called as “Losar” as well, is the most important festival for Tibetan people. Where does it come from? When is Losar? What activities are there during Losar Festival? How do Tibetan people celebrate for Losar? Check this post and find the answer.

Gyantse Horse Racing Festival

Gyantse Horse Racing Festival

Located in the upstream of Nyangqu River, a tributary of the Yarlung Zangbo River, Gyantse is a Historical and cultural city of over one thousand years history. The Horse Racing Festival held in this ancient land is a great chance to enjoy the beautiful landscape there.

In spring, bunches of the wild peach flowers are blooming on the plain, accompany with the snow-capped mountains in the distance and the blue sky above the head

Nyingchi Peach Flower Festival – Smile with Your Lover in Blooming Flower Bush

With the lowest elevation in Tibet, Nyingchi has the same stunning scenery as Switzerland. Especially in March – April, the peach flowers are blooming in the mountain. Do you want a journey with your lover to the most romantic place in Tibet?

Damgxung Horse Racing Festival

Damgxung Horse Racing Festival

Introduce the Horse Racing Festival in Damgxung, including the name, venue, activities, and opening time in 2017, help travelers know more about Tibetan culture and plan a Tibet tour to attend the festival in person.

Ganden Thangka Showing Festival 5

Ganden Thangka Showing Festival

As one of the top 3 monasteries in Lhasa, Ganden Monastery was founded by Tsongkhapa who is a great master and the founder of Gelug sect in Tibetan Buddhism. Ganden Thangka Showing Festival is a traditional feast which attracted thousands of pilgrims and visitors every year. Take a journey of discovery and spirituality to the temple and have an excellent experience in the holy land of Tibet.

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