Lhasa

 

    Lhasa, "the Land of Gods" in Tibetan, sits on the north bank of river Lhasa, a tributary of the Yarlung Tsangpo River, at an altitude of 3,700 meters.
    It has a history of over 13 centuries. With more than 3,000 hours of Sunshine annually, Lhasa is famed as "the City of Sunshine" it is the capital of Tibet Autonomous Region and the the center of Tibet’s political, economic, cultural and religious activities.

    Must-sees in Lhasa:
    • Potala Palace
    • Jokhang Temple
    • Drepug Monastery
    • Sera Monastery
    • Ganden Monastery

 
 
 
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