The Most Interesting Historical Places in Lhasa

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Historical Places in Lhasa

Potala Palace ©
Potala Palace , Lhasa
World heritage site · Religious Site
Tours from $53
Jokhang Temple ©
Jokhang Temple , Lhasa
World heritage site · Religious Site
The main shrine for Gelug-school Buddhism and part of a World Heritage Site, Jokhang Temple stands at 3,650 m (12,000 ft) above sea level. Bu
Tours from $237
Sera Monastery ©
Sera Monastery , Lhasa
Dedicated to the Gelugpa or Yellow Hat Sect, Sera Monastery treasures frescoes, colorful statues, and scriptures written in gold powder. The
Tours from $180
Barkhor Street ©
Barkhor Street , Lhasa
Historic Walking Area
Take a walk along Barkhor Street, which encircles a temple and showcases many different aspects of Tibetan culture. Reputedly the street evol
Tours from $237
Drepung Monastery (Zhebang Si) ©
Enjoy a scenic path and the sight of Drepung Monastery (Zhebang Si), tumbling in three tiers from 22 m (72 ft) and then from 30 m (98 ft), re
Tours from $180
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