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Lhasa, the Sunlit City
Potala PalacePotala Palace
    Potala Palace the architectural wonder is Lhasa's cardinal landmark. It can be seen from all directions for miles around.
Lhasa MonasteriesLhasa Monasteries
    There are many Tibetan monasteries in Lhasa.Visitors can not only see ancient architecture but also get a feel for the mystique of Tibetan Buddhism.
Norbulingka of LhasaDragon King Pond and Norbulingka
    The Norbulingka Institute is dedicated to the preservation of Tibetan culture, including both its literatural and artistic forms.
Barkhor Area of TibetBarkhor Area
    Barkhor -- the oldest street in Tibet, is the symbol of Lhasa, so if you travel in Lhasa, you won't miss visiting it!
Lhasa, the Sunlit City    Lhasa, the capital of China's Tibet Autonomous Region, has a history of more than 1300 years. It is the political, economic, cultural and transport center of the region. The ancient city of Lhasa features blue skies, crystal clear river water, refreshing air, and a beautiful environment. It is one of the least polluted and maybe the most beautiful and unique cities in China.
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Jokhang Monastery 
Barkhor Market 
Norbulingka 
Lhasa River Valley 
Lhasa River 
 
 
Travel Tips
map icon    Located at a basin surrounded by mountains, Lhasa sits at the center of the Tibet Plateau. Transportation icon    Lhasa is the best place to rent transport and arrange your own itinerary for trips in Tibet. Hotel icon    With the most detailed info, you can find the hotels via city, hotel class and much more. 
weather    Special tip: Right now it is really the optinum time for travellers to enjoy a nice journey in Tibet. food    In company with their unique culture, Tibetans have food of a very distinctive character. drink    The butter oil tea is the necessary drinking in Tibetans' daily life just like coffee to the westerners! 
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