Chongye Burial Mounds holds the largest tombs of Tibetan Kings that gives evidence of Tibet’s pre-Buddhist culture.
Dorje Drak Monastery
Dorje Drak Monastery is a famous Tibetan Buddhist monastery and one of the six big Nyingmapa monasteries.
Drakmar Drinzang is the birthplace of Trisong Detsen, one of the three Great Tibetan Kings in the Royal Dynasty.
Sheldrak Cave Attraction
Sheldrak Cave is a main visiting site in the lower Yarlung Valley as the entrance to the Yarlung Valley above Sheldrak Monastery.
Tradruk Monastery is also known as Changdu Monastery in Chinese. It is located in the Yarlung Valley, Shannan prefecture, Tibet.
Built by the first Tibetan King, Yumbulangang was the first Tibetan palace and the summer palace for Songtsen Gampo.
Yamdrok Lake Attraction
Yamdrok Lake (4,441m), also known as Yamdrok Yumtso or Yamzho Yumco, is located at the Nangartse County of Shannan Prefecture.
Yamalung Hermitage is on the trekking route from Ganden Monastery-Samye Monastery trek and it is said to be the end point of the trek.
Recommended Lhasa Sightseeing Activities by Tibet Travel Expert
Lhasa, the “sunlight city” has so much to offer you. You can have so many day tour options to see different attractions as listed above. More over you can also do some village trekking or hiking. And lastly do not forget to enjoy the amazing Tibetan local food and cultural program.
Lhasa Day Tours
All Attractions to see in Lhasa: Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple, Barkhor Streets, Norbulinka, Sera Monastery, Drepung Monastery
Attractions to see in and around Shigatse: Tashilhunpo Monastery, Palkhor, Shalu Monastery and Sakya Monastery, and typical villages.
Food & Cultural Show
Attractions to see in West Tibet: holy Mt. Kailash, Holy Manasarovar Lake, Guge Kingdom and Ruins, Landscape along the way.