Traveling from modern Shanghai to classical Tibet will give you a special experience for your journey. It is one of the most wonderful Tibet train tours. While you are in the train from Shanghai to Tibet, you will find that the scenery is really beautiful. The cultures and the lifestyles in Tibet are completely different from Shanghai. Please look at China Highlights And Tibet Train Tour for more information. You can also find that there are many amazing places to see in Shanghai and Tibet. Both of the Shanghai attractions and Tibet attractions are worth the visit.
Shanghai, a modern city which is hailed as "the shopping paradise" and "the Paris of the East", is located at the center of the mainland's coastline. It has long been a major hub of communications, transportation and international destination. As China's largest economic comprehensive industrial base and famous historical and cultural city, Shanghai once again caught the world's eyes when it hosted the 2010 World Expo, recording the greatest number of visitors in the event's history.
However, Tibet is famous for its long history, traditional culture and profound implications for religion. It also is a rich and beautiful land which is located at the main part of Qinghai-Tibet plateau and southwest frontier of China. The combination of the ingenuity of nature, the art of man and the vicissitudes of history has endowed the Tibetan people with the strength and fortitude to pursue life, difficult but hopeful. If you are interested in the Shanghai to Tibet train tours, please look at China Highlight Cities & Tibet Odyssey for more information. The Tibet attractions attract a large number of the travelers both from home and abroad.
Tibet train tours from Shanghai will show you the most popular attractions in Shanghai and Tibet such as Shanghai World Financial Center, the Bund and the Jokhang Temple. Shanghai World Financial Center (SWFC), being the tallest skyscraper in China, is a multi-purpose skyscraper, consisting of offices, hotels, conference rooms, observation decks and ground-floor shopping mall. The entrance of the observatory is in Basement 1 on the west side of the building which is opposite the Jinmao Building. Travelers can take the elevator directly to the sightseeing platform. Sky area on F94 provides a perfect and extensive view of Shanghai along the Huangpu River. You can get more information from WindhorseTour's China Tibet ExpressTour.
Jokhang Temple is located on Barkhor Square in Lhasa and is part of the Potala Palace. It is the ultimate pilgrimage destination for Tibet pilgrims. It is one of the famous Tibet attractions and is a four-storey temple with roofs covered with gilded bronze tiles. The rooftop statues of two golden deer flanking a Dharma wheel are iconic. Here, you can find that Jokhang's interior is a dark and atmospheric labyrinth of chapels dedicated to various gods and bodhisattvas, illuminated by votive candles and thick with the smoke of incense. While traveling here, you can go around in Jokhang Temple and have a look at these gods and bodhisattvas.
You will never forget this kind of Tibet train tours from Shanghai in China. The places to see in Shanghai and the Tibet attractions are all attractive for travelers from all around the world.