As one of the famous monastery in Shigatse, Nartang Monastery belongs to the Yellow sect of Tibetan Buddhism. Built in 1033, Nartang Monastery is about 20kms far from Shigatse. Although the area of Nartang Monastery is small, the history of this monastery is long. In this monastery, you can find some cherish and outstanding Buddhism documents and works. Therefore, it is also crowned as “The Library of Tibet”.
Recommended Tour Itineraries Including Nartang Monastery
Lhasa - Tsetang - Nyingtri -Pomi - Nyingtri - Lhasa - Lake Namtso - Ali - Darchen - Mt.Kailash - Lake Manasarovar - Saga - EBC - Shigatse - Gyantse - Lhasa
This exciting tour covered most of the tourist attractions in Tibet. It’s a great chance to gain insights into the beautiful views, culture and Tibetan Buddhism of the holy land. As a long adventure on the high Plateau, this journey is for warriors who are strong-willed and fearless.