Tibet Travel Guide, Advice and Tips
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Saga Dawa Festival is usually celebrated at Mt Kailash. The famous Tarboche Flagpole, a huge pole that lies on the Kailash Kora route, would be replaced with new prayer flags and raised up again. Local Tibetans circumambulated the Tarboche Flagpole in clockwise direction to welcome the newly rising flagpole.
When traveling to Tibet, you can try the train tour from Lhasa to Shigatse. Along the Lhasa- Shigatse railway, you can visit the beautiful Lhasa River and the Yarlung Zangbo gorge. Arrived in Shigatse, you will not only visit any famous temples including Tashilhunpo Monastery, Sakya monastery but also visit the world's highest peak - Mount Everest.