What to see in Lhasa ? It is well known that Lhasa lies on a snow plateau of the World-renowned Tibet . The effect of which means a glorious sun set against a dark blue sky, floating white clouds and desolate mountains has earned Lhasa the nickname 'the City of Sunlight'. Lhasa is a unique and spiritual city. After a thousand years of vicissitudes, it has managed to retain its ancient palace, thick with religious history, its ancient temples, relics and streets whilst simultaneously keeping pace with modern society. Visitors have every reason to pay a visit when they come to Tibet. On this page, we list some popular atrractions in Lhasa so that you can know more information before your planing trip to Tibet.
Top Attractions in Lhasa
While traveling in Lhasa, you can not miss the six must-see places there including Patala Palace,Jokhang Temple,Barkhor Street ,Sera Monastery, Ganden Monastery and Drepung Monastery.May you have a nice vocation in Lhasa.
More Attractions in Lhasa
In addition to the above-mentioned attractions, there are other sights worth visiting such as Ramoche Monastery (Xiao Zhao Si), Tibet Museum, Mentsekhang (the Tibetan Traditional Hospital), Lhasa Carpet Factory, Chakpori Hill (Yao Wang Shan) and the biggest man-made garden in Tibet, Norbulingka (the Summer Palace), listed by UNESCO as a World Cultural Heritage Site in 2001 as an extension of Potala Palace. Additionally, you can go to Yangpachen, which is about 90 kilometers far from Lhasa City. It gains its fame from the abundant geothermic heat which provides people with much to explore.All these sights will offer you further insights into the fascinating history, culture and life of the Tibetan people.