What to see in Lhasa


Ganden Monastery

Ganden Namgyal Ling Monastery, the actual name for the...

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Potala Palace

Potala Palace is the most symbolized figure of Tibet...

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Tsurphu Monastery

Tsurphu monastery is the main monastery of Karmapa and it...

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Sera Monastery

Sera monastery was founded in 1419 by Tsongkhapa’s disciple Jamchen...

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Shigatse & Gyangtse


Tashi Lhunpo Monastery in Shigatse

Tashi Lhunpo Monastery in Shigatse         Tashi Lhunpo monastery is located in Shigatse town which is the second largest city...

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Nojin Kangsang Glacier

Mt.Noijin Kangsang (7,206m / 23,641ft) is the closest major Himalayan peak to Lhasa, the capital of Tibet. The name of...

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Shalu Monastery

Around 68km from Gyangtse taking off from the main road for 5km takes you to the Shalu monastery established in...

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Yamdrok Lake

Yamdrok Lake Yamdrok Lake (Yamdrok Yutso in Tibetan dialect) is situated near central city of Tibet called Lhasa which covers 363...

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Tsetang & Yarlung Valley


Dorje Drak Monastery

Dorje Drak was founded by the 1st Rigdzin Godemchen Ngodrub Gyaltsen (1337-1409) and Dorje Drak is regarded as one of the...

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Dratang Monastery

Dratang Monastery Chinese Name: 扎塘寺  English Name: Dratang Monastery Tibetan Name: གྲྲ་ཐང་དགོན་པ།  Location: Located 2 km off the main road in the Dranang...

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Yumbhulhakang Palace

Yumbu Lhakang and Yarlung valley

The establishment of the holy Yumbu Lhakhang was initiated in the 2nd century at the time of the first Tibetan King...

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The tombs of the kings

The Yarlung valley contains many of Tibetan histories and legends, tombs of the greatest kings of Yarlung Dynasty is also...

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Ali & western Tibet


Zanda Earth Forest

Chinese Name: 札达地质森林  English Name: Zanda Earth Forest  Location:  Zanda County, Ali Prefecture  Opening hours: All-day  National Geological Park Zanda Earth Forest is located...

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Rutog Rock Painting

Rutog Rock Painting Chinese Name:日土岩画  English Name: Rutog Rock Paintings  Location: Located in Rutog County, Ngari Plateau, Tibet Autonomous Region, China  Opening...

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Tholing Monastery

Chinese Name: 托林寺 English Name: Tholing Monastery Tibetan Name:མཐོ་ལྡིང་དགོན་པ།། Location: Few minutes walk from Zhada town, Ngari Region of Western Tibet Opening hours: All-day...

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Manasarovar Lake

The Manasarovar Lake locates in western part of Tibet around 1000 kilometers away from Lhasa, the holy lake lies above 4500 meters...

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Nyintri & Eastern Tibet


Lulang Forest

Chinese Name: 鲁朗林海  English Name: Lulang Forest  Location:  80 km from Bayi Town to the east, Nyingchi County Opening Hours: All-day  Lulang Forest-...

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2500 year old Cypress tree

The 2500 year old Cypress tree situates in Lingzhi or Nyingchi attracts numerous travelers all around the world, which situates...

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Midui Glacier-Tibet

Chinese Name:米堆冰川 English Name: Midui Glacier  Location: Midui Village, Bome County, Nyingchi Opening Hours: All-day  Midui Glacier is regarded as one of the most...

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Mt.Namcha Barwa

            Namcha Bawa is the one of most attractions of the Nyingtri prefecture that stands...

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Nakchu & northern Tibet


Siling Lake ( Siling Tso)

Chinese Name: 色林错湖  English Name: Siling Tso Lake  Location: Located in Xainza County, Nagqu Prefecture, Tibet Autonomous Region   Opening Hours: All-day  Siling Tso- The...

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Namtso Lake

Namtso lake is known as one of the holiest lake called Heavenly Lake in Tibetan along with Manasarovar, Yamdrok and...

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Sok Tsanden Monastery

Sok Tsanden Monastery is located on top of the Yaladuo Hill at Sok Yaklha Town, in the Nagqu area of north...

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Kham Region


Mount Minya Gonkar

The Minya Gonkar is located nearby Kangding County of Garze Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture in Sichuan Province, China. It is the highest mountain...

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Katok Monastery

Katok monastery also transliterated as Kathok or Kathog Monastery is one of the six principal monasteries of the Nyingma school of Tibetan Buddhism....

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Tana Monastery

The Tana monastery is located in the Nangchen county of Yushu Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Qinghai Province. The Tana Monastery is a seat of Yelpa...

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Yushu Gyanak Mani Temple

The Gyanak Mani temple is located at Senzi town of Yushu Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Qinghai Province and it's about 6 kilometres from...

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Amdo Region


Kokonor lake

Kokonor Lake is Mongolian name and Tso Ngon Po in Tibetan literally means Blue lake, and it gives Tso Ngon(Qinghai) as...

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Kumbum Monastery

The Kumbum monastery is located in Qinghai Province which is 25km away from the Xining, the capital of Qinghai Province. It is...

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Amdo Labrang

Labrang Tashi Kyil Monastery

Labrang monastery is located in Xiahe County in Gansu province, in the traditional Tibetan area of Amdo. It is currently the largest monastery on the...

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Labrang Monlam Chenmo

Tibet has a large number of monasteries of different size and sect due to the huge follower of the Buddhism....

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