Dingfeng Guest House

No.31-1 Niangre Road, Chengguan District, Lhasa, Tibet, 850007, China | Hotel
 

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PALACES, MONASTERIES AND TEMPLES AT LHASA

A travel blog entry by crisanddavid

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... top of the Temple we looked down on Barkhor Street, overtaken by a mass of pilgrims and tacky 'antique' souvenir shops.
Snow forecast for the mountains surrounding Lhasa tonight!!!
Later start this morning as we snuck our heads outside our warm little cave room to be greeted by a blast of chilled air. Then on to Norbulingka Park, for a brisk walk to the former summer palace of ...

China, unexpectedly

A travel blog entry by gord.grant.1

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... then two an a half hours back to Lhasa Saturday. Yay. Though Kathmandu can be disorienting at night, it's nearly impossible to negotiate in the day. The traffic is so dense that we sat still for minutes on end. Fortunately they had us on the bus at 12:30 for a 4:30 flight. We were basically just on time. Long story short we were in the people's Republic of China just long enough for me to misplace my camera. Next morning we were carted back to the airport and loaded up for our last ...

Xining and 5 Days in Tibet

A travel blog entry by milfung

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... and you had to be accompanied by a guide at all tourist sites and anywhere outside Lhasa. But by the time we arrived in Xining we now needed a group of 4 which was ok as Snowlions had found two friends to add to the permit. Typically the one Chinese guy who could stamp our permit didn’t show up to work on Friday. So by Monday it had become 5 people and looked like game over so having had more than enough of Xining we booked a plain to Chengdu. But ...

Getting High in Lhasa

A travel blog entry by gretchencotter

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... prayer in Tibet pretty much has to be done outside as there really isn't space in the palace. Those who pray indoors generally stand in front of a Buddha and chant their prayers.

After leaving the temple we had free time to shop and then went to a local rooftop restaurant for lunch. My yak noodle soup and spicy lamb cubes were both very good.
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Our afternoon tour was to Norbulinka, the summer palace ...

On the roof of the world!

A travel blog entry by fnahallnz

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... Monastery. It was huge and very beautiful. It was nice to see the monks and other people participating in religious activity. We opted to stay another night in Sigatse and not Gyantse as it was a nice hotel and we were starting to feel better.  The next day was a long drive through the agricultural fields to Gyantse where we saw the Palkor Monastery and Kumbum Stupa, 6 stories high with heaps of little chapels and statues. We then had a beautiful drive ...

Location

This hotel, located on No.31-1 Niangre Road, Chengguan District, Lhasa, is near Potala Palace, Sera Monastery, Drepung Monastery (Zhebang Si), and Norbulingka (Precious Stone Garden).
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