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. Due to the high elevation, for the first time comer, you should be aware of altitude sickness.
With sunny weather throughout the year, sparse rainfall, no severe cold in winter, and no intense heat in summer, Lhasa belongs to a plateau temperate semi-arid monsoon climate. Check the info about how to dress appropriately when traveling to Lhasa.
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 Airport refers to Lhasa Gonggar International Airport, which offers domestic flights from/to Chengdu, Xian, Beijing, Shanghai and Kathmandu. Check the flight schedules, price, transportation, as well as frequently asked questions.
Lhasa is the capital city of Tibet. It is also the first impression for most travelers. Check the detailed Lhasa travel maps including where is Lhasa, Lhasa tourist Map, Lhasa transportation map and more.
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.