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Lhasa Attractions

Lhasa is the capital city of the Tibet Autonomous Region. Lhasa is one of the highest cities in the world at an altitude of 3490 metres. It’s the second most populous city of the Tibetan Plateau. Lhasa is divided into two parts-old town and new town. Barkhor street is the center of the old town, and Lhasa has many sites of historic interest, such as the Potala Palace, Jokhang temple and Norbulingka palaces.

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Sour Milk Drinking Festival stemmed from A. D. the mid-11th century, Sour Milk Drinking Festival was one pure religious activities at that time.The traditional way of starting the Shonton Festival is to show Buddha paintings. The main contents include Tibetan operas and gala parties, as well as wond...

The Potala Place is located in Lhasa, Tibet Autonomous Region, China. It is named after Mount Potalaka.The Potala Palace is call “the roof of the world”,it is considered symbol of Lhasa and Qinghai-Tibet Plateau. The Potala Palace was initially built for Songtsen Gampo’s wife Wench...

The Jokhang Temple is located in the center of Lhasa City. It was initially built to house two Buddhas brought from Tang Dynasty and Nepal by two wives of King Songtsen Gampo. For most Tibetans it is the most sacred and important temple in Tibet. It is in some regards pan-sectarian, but is present...

Sera Monastery is the three of the biggest temple in Lhasa and its full name is Sera Dacheng Temple. Sera Monastery is located in under the Lhasa Beijiao Mountain. The name of Sera Monastery has two origins. The one is that when the temple was established, it hailed, so it got this name. The other o...

Norbulingka

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Norbulingka has been a Summer Palace of Dalai Lama. It is well-known for its exquisite architecture and elegant environment as the biggest artificial garden in Tibet. Norbulingka is called Lhasa’s Summer Palace and located in the west of Lhasa. It is the place in which Dalai Lama deals with fi...

Lake Namtso

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Namtso is three of the most famous lake in Tibet and it is also a place where Tibetans spread Buddhism. It is called “Sky Lake”. The salinity of this lake is high and wildlife resources are abundant, such as buffs and goats and so on. Wildfowl in lake produces Brachymystax lenok and alep...