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.
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.
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.
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.
As the spiritual home of Buddhists, Lhasa is a must-visit city when tourists plan a Tibet trip. Check here to see the highlights of Lhasa, discover the real life of Tibet, best time to visit, and more.
Lhasa is located on the Tibetan 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.