Located in the southeast of Tibet, Nyingchi is one of the hot tourist destinations with majestic and stunning natural views. With the average altitude less than 3000 meters, Nyingchi is crowned as "Throne of the Sun in Tibetan" or "the Last Heaven in the World". Nyingchi is always regarded as the best place for photographers because of the mild climate and the magnificent views of green mountain slopes, snow-capped peaks, and crystal-clear rivers.
The beauty of Nyingchi lies everywhere. Wandering in the valley, by the river, on the mountain, no matter where you are, Nyingchi can leave you a deep impression in your mind. Here is a short list of Nyingchi attractions, which may help you explore this fairy tale land easily: Yarlung Tsangpo River, Namcha Barwa, Pagsum lake, Midui Glacier, Benri Mountain, Lulang Forest etc.
Recommended Tour Itineraries in Nyingchi Prefecture
Drepung Monastery, Sera Monastery, and Ganden Monastery are the top 3 monasteries in Tibet. The package which put them together is specially designed to Buddhists and those who want to feel close to Buddhist culture. As the ancestral monastery of the Gelug Sect, Ganden Monastery is a place where you can find wonderful treasures and valuable heritages of Buddhism.