- Enjoy Relaxation and Leisure at Book Bars in Lhasa
- 2018-01-23 16:03:55 已浏览人浏览
Enjoy Relaxation and Leisure at Book Bars in Lhasa Have you ever wondered how wonderful a sunshine afternoon spent on enjoying relaxation and leisure at book bars in Lhasa? “Regardless of the vicissitudes of the outside world, I put my heart into the clas...
- Eight Temples You Must Visit in and around Lhasa
- 2018-01-23 16:02:59 已浏览人浏览
There are numerous temples of all sizes dotting in and around Lhasa, but the following eight temples you must visit in and around Lhasa when you make a tour to Tibet. 1. Jokhang Temple – a temple built before the establishment of Lhasa city. Jokhang templ...
- Visit the Birthplace of Songtsen Gampo
- 2018-01-23 16:02:30 已浏览人浏览
Located in Medro Gongkar county of Lhasa prefecture, Gyama Valley, the birthplace of Songtsen Gampo, is a place with picturesque scenery, colorful mythology, and numerous cultural relics and historical sites. It was the activity center of Tubo royal membe...
- Lhasa Day Trips–Recommended Day Tour Routes in Lhasa
- 2018-01-23 16:01:24 已浏览人浏览
Lhasa Day Trips – Recommended Day Tour Routes in Lhasa Lhasa, the capital of Tibet, is a culturally rich city on the Tibetan Plateau and the holy center for Tibetan people. Every day, Lhasa witnesses many devout Tibetan Buddhism followers from local and f...
- Make a ritual walk like a Tibetan–Things to do in Lhasa
- 2018-01-23 16:00:54 已浏览人浏览
Make a ritual walk like a Tibetan – Things to do in Lhasa You know every Tibetan do ritual walk. When you are making a tour in Tibet, it is common a see Tibetans walking around a temple, turning prayer wheel and muttering mantra. There are three famous pi...
- Jokhang Temple Lhasa Tibet
- 2018-01-23 16:00:25 已浏览人浏览
About Jokhang Temple Also known in Tibetan as the Tsuglhakhang, the Jokhang Temple is the most revered religious structure in Tibet. Thick with the smell of yak butter, the murmur of mantras and the shuffling of wide-eyed pilgrims, the Jokhang Temple is a...
- Where to Enjoy Night View of Lhasa
- 2018-01-23 15:59:26 已浏览人浏览
When travel to Tibet, some tourists may be curious about the night scenery of Lhasa. Then where to enjoy night view of Lhasa comes into their mind. So let’s introduce some good night spots at Lhasa. Night View of Potala Palace Potala Palace is usually the...
- Lhasa Tours
- 2018-01-23 15:58:16 已浏览人浏览
Lhasa Tours Lhasa Tours-- “Explore the Religious Mystery and Natural Wonder in the City of Gods” Why go Lhasa, the city has a history of more than 1,300 years. It is the political, economic and cultural center of the Tibet and one of the highest c...
- Drak Yerpa
- 2018-01-23 15:49:14 已浏览人浏览
Drak Yerpa About Drak Yerpa For those with an interest in Tibetan Buddhism, Dra Yerpa hermitage, about 16km northeast of Lhasa, is one of the holiest cave retreat. Among the many ascetics who have sojourned here are Guru Rinpoche and Atisha, the Bengali B...
- Reting Monastery
- 2018-01-23 15:48:45 已浏览人浏览
Reting Monastery About Reting Monastery Reting Monastery is about 150 km from Lhasa. Reting Monastery, at an elevation of 4,150m, is the seat of the Reting Rinpoche: this lineage started in the eighteenth century when the seventh Dalai Lama appointed his...
- Nechung Monastery
- 2018-01-23 15:48:17 已浏览人浏览
About Nechung Monastery On the lower slopes of the hill leading up to Drepung Monastery is Nechung Monastery, a small temple that fulfilled an important function in old Lhasa. It was the seat of the state oracle, who was consulted by the Lhasa government...
- Drolma Lhakhang
- 2018-01-23 15:47:44 已浏览人浏览
Drolma Lhakhang About Drolma Lhakhang This significant although small monastery is jam-packed with ancient relics and hidden treasures. It’s only 30 minutes drive southwest of Lhasa and is worth a stop for those interested in Tibetan Buddhism. As you ta.....
- Tidrum Hot Spring
- 2018-01-23 15:47:13 已浏览人浏览
Tidrum Hot Spring About Tidrum Hot Spring At the Tidrum Hot Spring, Tibetans bathe either in swimsuit or birthday suit. Piping-hot water at this altitude can be a shock to the system, and can make foreign visitors feel dizzy. Best to take this in small do...
- Lalu Wetland National Nature Preserve
- 2018-01-23 15:46:42 已浏览人浏览
Lalu Wetland National Nature Preserve About Lalu Wetland National Nature Preserve Being the largest urban wetland in the world, Lalu Wetland National Nature Preserve, also called Lalu Wetland Nature Reserve, covers 12.2 square kilometers, of which the cor...
- Ganden Monastery in Lhasa
- 2018-01-23 15:46:14 已浏览人浏览
Ganden Monastery in Lhasa About Ganden Monastery Ganden Monastery is the 1st and primary monastery of the Gelug Sect in Tibetan Buddhism. Its Tibetan name refers to a grand site in the Western Heaven of Buddhism. Emperor Yongzheng of the Qing Dynasty gran...
- Sera Monastery in Lhasa
- 2018-01-23 15:45:42 已浏览人浏览
Sera Monastery in Lhasa About Sera Monastery Sera Monastery is 1 of 3 famous monasteries in Lhasa along with the Drepung Monastery and the Ganden Monastery. It is located at he souther slope of the Serawoze Mountain in the northern suburbs of Lhasa. One l...
- Drepung Monastary
- 2018-01-23 15:45:14 已浏览人浏览
Drepung Monastary About Drepung Monastary Lying in the southern part of the Gebeiwoze Mountain at the western suburbs of Lhasa, the Drepung Monastery is the largest monastery in Tibet and the home monastery of all Dalai Lamas. Together with the Sera Monas...
- Namtso Lake
- 2018-01-23 15:44:46 已浏览人浏览
About Namtso Lake Namtso Lake is the largest lake in Tibet, the 2nd largest salt water lake in China(the 1st largest is Qinghai Lake), and the world’s highest lake. It is located between the Damxung County of Lhasa and the Bango County of Nagqu region. &n...
- Barkhor Street-Barkhor Kora
- 2018-01-23 15:44:16 已浏览人浏览
Barkhor Street/Barkhor Kora About Barkhor Street Barkhor Street is a lively combination of marketplace, pilgrim circuit and ethnic melting pot. The 20-minute hexagonal circuit, running clockwise around the Jokhang Temple and other structures, is always bu...
- Potala Palace in Lhasa Tibet Its History and Construction
- 2018-01-23 15:43:21 已浏览人浏览
Potala Palace in Lhasa Tibet, Its History and Construction About Potala Palace The Potala Palace is included in the first important national cultural relics protection list. It is the world’s largest and most intact ancient castle-style complex located on...
- Follow the Pilgrims to Walk Around Barkor Street
- 2018-01-23 15:42:52 已浏览人浏览
Follow the Pilgrims to Walk Around Barkor Street When you walk in Barkhor Circuit with the pilgrimages and the sellers carrying religious photos, felt cowboy hats and electric blenders (for yak-butter tea), you would notice some small buildings in your ri...
- A Day Hiking around Drepung Monastery
- 2018-01-23 15:42:23 已浏览人浏览
A Day Hiking around Drepung Monastery Though the kora around Drepung Monastery is very attractive, it climbs up to around the height of 3,900m. It is suggested that a tourist should probably stay a few days to get used to the altitude before they go to th...
- Who Built the Potala-Songtsen Gampo
- 2018-01-23 15:41:21 已浏览人浏览
Who Built the Potala---Songtsen Gampo The Potala Palace was built in the 7th century for Princess Wencheng, who was a famous princess in Tang Dynasty. It was said that she was a wise, handsome and brave woman, with a strong body, a charming figure and he...
- Visit Three Gelugpa Monasteries in Lhasa
- 2018-01-23 15:40:21 已浏览人浏览
Visit Three Gelugpa Monasteries in Lhasa Ganden Monastery was founded by Je Tsongkhapa in 1409. Originally, it belonged to the Geluk order, and it was traditionally considered to be the seat of Geluk administrative and political power. The head of the Gel...
- Fun of Lhasa Winter Tour
- 2018-01-23 15:39:52 已浏览人浏览
Fun of Lhasa Winter Tour Lhasa Winter Tour Would you like to experience a Lhasa Winter Tour and have fun on the roof of the world in winter. Enjoying the warm sunshine in the holy and mysterious Lhasa city would be an impressive stay in Lhasa. But here is...