Actually, Ganglamedo is also a restaurant. It provides Tibetan, Nepal, Western and Chinese food, books and music, tasty coffee and pizza, beer and paintings.
Every night, twenty Tibetan folk artists will give two sets of 100-minutes-long performances, including Tibetan folk songs, dances, opera and Tibetan ethnic fashion show.
Such a romantic and exotic place! Why not go there and order a cup of barley wine, watch the Tibetan performances?
Located at Beijing Middle Road in Lhasa, Backpacker is one of the most popular bars in Lhasa running by two enthusiastic young men come from Beijing. It was opened due to that the two young men fell in love with the city of Lhasa when they travel to Tibet for the first time. They are really the typical young men of enthusiasm and impulse!
Though it is a newly opened bar, it has become a gathering place for tourists to Lhasa. The Backpacker offers delicious Tibetan specialty including yoghurt and beef cakes, and also latest news of anyplace as well as travel information in Tibet.
National Music Country
The bar is operated by a musician, who takes characteristic music as the theme of the bar. It is a good place for relaxation.
Low House Music Bar
The bar was opened in 2005 and run by two young men from Lanzhou. It is a must-visit place for tourists fond of music. In the bar, tourists can enjoy different music, traditional Tibetan music, Nepali music and Indian music.
The Low House Music Bar has ancient wooden structures that could be dated back to years ago. It was said to be the residence of the 11th Dalai Lama, Khedrup Gyatso.
There are also other bars in Lhasa, but tourists to Tibet are not advised to drink alcohol on their first two days in Tibet because it is dangerous for travelers to drink before fully acclimation of the high altitude of Tibet. You can go there order some Tibetan snacks and feel the exotic atmosphere there.