Tibet is a region encompassing an immense plateau lying between 4000 and 5000 metres a.s.l. Tibet was a strong empire between the 7th and 10th centuries, which was later incorporated into China's Yuan Dynasty the 13th century. The capital of Tibet is Lhasa.

Lhasa photo gallery  - 74 pictures of Lhasa
Lhasa Valley photo gallery  - 20 pictures of Lhasa Valley
Drepung Monastery photo gallery  - 27 pictures of Drepung Monastery
Ganden Monastery photo gallery  - 27 pictures of Ganden Monastery
74 photos of Lhasa, including the Potala Palace and the Jokhang temple
20 photos of the Lhasa Valley
27 photos of Drepung Monastery near Lhasa
27 photos of Ganden Monastery in Tibet
Himalaya mountains photo gallery  - 9 pictures of Himalaya mountains
9 photos of the Himalaya mountains in Tibet
Gallery with all images
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