Dongcuo International Youth Hostel

No.10 Beijing East Road, Chengguan District, Lhasa, Tibet, 850000, China | Hostel
Prices starting from $11.00

Travel Blogs from Lhasa

Lhasa again and back to Chengdu

A travel blog entry by overlander84


Most of the group leave Lhasa today and go their separate ways; in the morning, Lincoln heads off to Xining (somewhere on the north-eastern border of Tibet) and Joey & Traci catch a train to Xian to see the famous Warriors. Though trust Tenzing to be running late again, Lincoln had to make his own way to the train station, which I'm sure he …

Let's talk about Tibet

A travel blog entry by ghostshadow


It's a sensitive topic.

When 314 event happened in Lhasa in 2008, I was in Nepal. Like every Chinese, we all wanted to know what was happening there. While you could see nothing by surfing on chinese domain websites e.g. Sina, Sohu, Xinhuanet, all the news were reporting how barbaric those Tibetan people were and how many houses were …

The train and first couple of days in Lhasa

A travel blog entry by overlander84


The first day on the train (20/11/10) was pretty quiet, tried watching a film on my laptop a couple of times but, probably due to the sudden rise in altitude, I kept falling asleep half way through. Apart from that, I spent most of the time reading or talking to the guys. We did have a couple of beers and played some cards in the evening to …

Yakking on!

A travel blog entry by kateinshanghai

Tibet - roof of the world, forbidden and mystical or one big undertaking for the Chinese.

A bit of both. Kelly and myself arrived by plane in the end as we hadn't the time for the train which is a real shame - would have been a great way to travel. Lately the restrictions on travelers have really stepped up, you cannot get here without …

Tibet - not for the faint hearted!

A travel blog entry by 2togonebraska


... entry is actually being made at the end of our time in Tibet. One can not be too picky about being warm, things being clean, & toilet facilities in Tibet. 2 of our hotels have not had heat & it is not warm here. In fact, it is cold. We brought body warmer items made for winter hunting in Nebraska, so we were toasty in ...


This hostel, located in the Downtown area of Lhasa, is near Potala Palace, Sera Monastery, Drepung Monastery (Zhebang Si), and Norbulingka (Precious Stone Garden).
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsDongcuo International Youth Hostel Lhasa

    Reviewed by ghostshadow

    great experience

    Reviewed Apr 8, 2008
    by (2 reviews) Shanghai , China Flag of China

    clean and neat

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

    TripAdvisor Reviews Dongcuo International Youth Hostel Lhasa

    4.00 of 5 stars Excellent