Best seasons for travelling to Tibet & Lhasa:
Influenced by weather conditions, it is not always suitable to visit Tibet throughout the year. The best time to travel to Tibet isthe period from March to October.During this time, the weather is fine and pleasant and the density of oxygen is, according to scientific statistics, the highest. Tibet weather is cool in summer, but excruciatingly cold in winter. In addition, several Tibetan traditional folk festivals are also celebrated in this season, such as the Shoton Festival, Buddha Unveiling Festival and Nakchu Horse Race Festival. These festivals provide tourists with chances to get profound understanding of Tibetan culture.
Lhasa, Gyantse, Shigatse and Tsedang are equipped with convenient facilities for tourists, and most places of interest in these cities are historical or cultural attractions. People can visit these parts of the Tibetan land in any season at they will.