Welcome to new Tibet Eco Travel Collective members 2016July 2, 2016.
Welcome to the following new members of the Tibet Eco Travel Collective:
Penpa Tsering – Easy Tibet Tours
“One of the main goals is introducing our beautiful land and it’s people to tourists by hiring only locals and by making our contribution to the local communities by providing education opportunities and making donation to disadvantaged groups. From the start of our business, we aim to provide more opportunities to people in local community since we feel it is our responsibility towards our community.”
Nyima Tashi – Kham Voyage
“The Kham region has diverse landscapes, culture, languages and spiritual practices that are yet to be known to the majority of tourists traveling to the Tibetan Plateau regions. Kham Voyage is dedicated to provide rewarding tours where clients can have an in-depth experience of the local natural environment, culture, spirituality and lifestyle.”
Dawa Tsering – Tibet Shambhala Adventure
“We pioneered in giving training to young disadvantaged Tibetans in cooking and hospitality. We look after our staff and provide them with extra incentives and insurance including medical insurance, commercial insurance, pension insurance, and industrial injury insurance.”
Favorite experience: Canyons of Guge Kingdom
After driving across the vast Tibetan plateau, I think one of the more amazing experiences in Tibet is to climb to the top of the high pass past Kailash and drop into the deep canyons of the Guge Kingdom, completely unexpected, very dramatic, eroded and ochre-colored cliffs spreading as far as the eye can see. And then dropping down to 3500 meters, in Tibet!more
Thanks Kim Bannister!