To Travel Tibet: April To November? All
is the best time to travel in Tibet? April
to November or all around the year? It depends
on following aspects: Weather in Tibet,
Altitude in Tibet and your healty conditions.
Weather In Tibet
Firstly, the weather in Tibet is not as
hash as many people imaged. It gets warmer
and warmer in recent year and most of the
places you can visit all around the year,
the temperature is about -15 to 20 degree.
The big feature of Tibet climate is that
it varies greatly within a single day. So,
you may don't need the Air conditioner in
Summer here. And another big feature is
the different area, the climate is big different.
In the same winter, the east of Tibet is
quite warm in daytime but in west tibet
(Ngari prefecture) is terrible cold and
even downto -30degree in daytime.
Altitude in Tibet
An altitude over 3,000
meters is usually defined as high altitude,
and most places in Tibet are higher than
this level, especially North area of Tibet
and west of Tibet. But most places of the
south and east area may lower than this
altitude. There is the altitude list of
main places of Tibet.
|Mt. Everest B.C
According to the health
sector and medical experts's suggestion,
if you are going to travel to Tibet plateau
you'd better to take a medical examination,
and if have any one of the following diseases
should not enter to the places with altitude
of 3000 meters or above:
1, All kinds of heart disease
or obvious cardiac arrhythmia or resting
more than 100 times / min, high blood pressure
and all kinds of blood diseases, cerebrovascular
2, chronic respiratory diseases. Moderate
obstructive pulmonary diseases such as bronchial
asthma, bronchiectasis, pulmonary emphysema.
3, severe colds, upper respiratory tract
infection, body temperature above 38 degrees
Celsius, those persons should not enter
Tibet before the recover.
4, high-risk pregnant women.
In a word, if your health condition
is quite good, your places going to travel
are not too high, you can just get there
all around the year, sunch as Lhasa area,
Tsedang Area, Shigatse city and Nyingchi
area. Of couse, for the high places such
as the Nagcku profecturea and Mt.Everest
area, Mt.Kailash of Ngari prefecture, you'd
better visit there in Summer.