A historical region- Tibet is the traditional homeland of the Tibetan people. This autonomous state of China covers much of the Tibetan Plateau and Inner Asia. In fact, Tibet is the highest region on Earth, consisting of average elevations that range from 4,900 meters to elevations above 7,000 meters. Tibet has vast potential for tourism thanks to a unique geographical presence and a thick spread of Buddhist culture. The dominant religion of Tibet is Tibetan Buddhism, as well as Bon, along with Christian minorities. Tibetan Buddhism has a major influence on the country's art, literature, music, and festivals. The country's architecture also reflects Chinese and Indian influences. Lhasa is the capital of Tibet and is also the largest city.