Lhasa Travel Tips

Lhasa city
As the capital city of Tibet Autonomous Region, Lhasa offers a unique experience for all people who visit its majestic scenery and peaceful culture. It's the land of the gods and the most sacred place for Tibetans.

Lhasa city

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Appearance of Gonggar airport, Lhasa.
Lhasas Gonggar Airport is the busiest airport in Lhasa, Tibet. You can take the domestic flights from/to Chengdu, Xian, Beijing, Shanghai; or the only international flight from/to Kathmandu, Nepal. Check the flight schedules, price, transportation, as well as frequently asked questions.
Food in Lhasa city
Tibetan food is waiting for you in Lhasa. A mix of healthy and delicious cuisines honed and perfected through years on the plateau. Popular dishes include Tsampa, butter tea, yak meat, yogurt, etc., which are also the staple diet in Tibet.
Lhasa altitude
Lhasa is located on the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau with an altitude of 3650 meters(11,975 ft), which is one of the highest cities in the world. It's the capital city of Tibet and also the holy place of Tibetan Buddhism. For the first time comer, you should be aware of altitude sickness.
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Best restaurants in Lhasa include Po Ba Tsang Restaurant, Lhasa Kitchen, Tibetan Family Kitchen, Lhasa Namaste Restaurant, Makye Ame, Dunya Restaurant, Summit Cafe, Gangki Restaurant, and GuangMing Gang Qiong Tian Teahouse.
See the distributions of major tourist attractions.
Lhasa is the capital city of Tibet. It is also the first impression of a Tibet tour for most travelers. Check the detailed Lhasa travel maps and find tourist attractions, Streets, locations, nearby counties, etc.

Lhasa Map

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The History of Lhasa City
Lhasa, the heart of Tibet, a tapestry of wonders and beauty, but how did this peaceful paradise came to be? Who lead to the creation of the land of the gods?

Lhasa History

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Weather in Lhasa city
Planning a trip to Lhasa? Know the weather condition before you go. Check the best time to visit Lhasa city and prepare all necessary protective gears.