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Ramoche Monastery

Attractions Category: Temples Monasteries and Mosques
Lhasa Ramoche Monastery is situated within the northwest of Lhasa, covering a complete territory of 4000 square meters. This Tibetan temple is one amongst the key cultural relic sites under the protection of Tibet Autonomous Region and still acted as ...
Pabonka Hermitage

Attractions Category: Historical Sites
Pabonka Hermitage is an anceint retreat founded by Songtsän Gampo within the seventh century in Tibet. Pobanka suggests that "on the highest of an enormous rock" in Tibetan language. It’s the only one in all the foremost ancient Buddhist sites ...
Canggu Nunnery

Attractions Category: Temples Monasteries and Mosques
Canggu Nunnery has distinctive tradition and elegance. It’s a perfect place for feminine Buddhists as well as ladies in society to find out Buddhism and information. Several influential figures were nuns here, together with the only feminine living Buddha in ...
Mentsekhang (Tibetan Traditional Hospital)

Attractions Category: Museums
Also known as 'Tibetan Medical and Astrological Institute' at that time, Mentsekhang was originally built in 1916. Mentsekhang was the place of analysis for Tibetan medicines and calendar calculations for the previous native Tibetan government. With an outsized growth in ...
Yangpachen Hot Spring

Attractions Category: Geyser Hot Spring and Spas
About eighty seven kilometers (54 miles) away from Lhasa of Tibet and covering a region of forty square kilometers (2,471 acres), Yangpachen gains its fame from the abundant geothermic heat that provides human beings with a lot of mysteries to ...
Nietang Buddha

Attractions Category: Temples Monasteries and Mosques
The Buddha Statue of Sakyamuni sits beneath a bodhi tree to capture evils. The statue is eight meters (about twenty six feet) wide and nine point eight meters (around thirty two feet) high, as well as the one point three-meter ...
Tibet Museum

Attractions Category: Museums
Located in the southeast corner of Norbu Lingka Lhasa city, Tibet Museum was officially inaugurated in October of 1999, with a permanent collection that celebrates the History of Tibetan Culture. The design of the exhibit uses traditional Tibetan architecture such ...
Sera Monastery

Attractions Category: Temples Monasteries and Mosques
Located in the northern suburb of Lhasa City and at the foot of Tatipu Hill, Sera MonasteryIs one of the three famous monasteries in Lhasa (other two are Drepung Monastery and the Ganden Monastery). Sera Monastery is dedicated to the ...
Norbulingka

Attractions Category: Chinese Gardens
Located in the western suburb of Lhasa City, at the bank of the Kyichu River, about one km southwest of Potala Palace, Norbulingka is the biggest man-made garden in Tibet, featuring 374 rooms in an area of 360,000 square meters. ...
Lhasa Carpet Factory

Attractions Category: Markets
Located at Hebalin to the east of the old city of Lhasa, Lhasa Carpet Factory is one of the remarkable enterprises in Tibet Autonomous Region, mainly producing traditional Tibetan carpets. All the carpets here are hand-made in different sizes, styles, ...
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