Lonely Planet Tibet is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Hike around sacred Mt Kailash, join pilgrims at the Jokhang, Tibet's holiest sanctum, or view Mt Everest unobstructed from Rongphu Monastery.
Colour maps and images throughout
Highlights and itineraries help tailor your trip to your personal needs and interests
Insider tips to save time and money and get around like a local
Essential info - hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, prices
Honest reviews - eating, sleeping, sight-seeing, going out, shopping, hidden gems
Cultural insights - including customs, religion, history, art, architecture, literature, music, dance
Covers Lhasa, Tsang, Kham, Ngari, U, Rawok, Bayi, Tashigang, Gyantse, Shigatse, Lhatse, Tingri, Nyalam, Pomi, Ganzi, Kangding, Lithang, Bathang, Baber, Zhangmu, Gongkar, Kathmandu, Chengdu, and more.
Updated edition May 2019