Greeting Hotel

No.3 Yutuo Road, Chengguan District, Lhasa, Tibet, 850000, China | Hotel
Prices starting from $71.00
 

Travel Blogs from Lhasa

Welcome to paradise

A travel blog entry by anaketa

21

... of barley, cultivated here in the valley. They said that it was the best barley ever, and we couldn't wait to try the tsampa of here. Funny notes: Along the way, there were points where you could take a picture with this huge tibetan dogs. Of course we don't have a picture because they asked for money! Our guide have to give up smoking: the blasting of the lighter was a clear sign! What we learnt: - If we had one yuan for every person whom stared at us, we would be ...

Do you know what a monk life looks like?

A travel blog entry by anaketa

15

... back. These debates are made between monks of different levels, so in case a young monk gives a wrong answer, a wise one can teach him. At the same time, there are couples of monks that go around the courtyard and check that no body is stack and everybody are learning. Around them, hordes of tourists make pictures and video, and you can see how some young monks are excited from all these visitors. At the end they are young boys as well :) ...

Drak Yerpa Monastery, Hiking and Pulling my Noodle

A travel blog entry by vincethepince

6

... nothing like they showed us but we quickly caught on and the final few looked pretty good. I tried rolling out some of the dough too and it actually came out pretty good the first time. After steaming our momos, we had a chance to eat them which was the best part. After the hike earlier in the day it was our first real food of the day. After polishing off the momos we learned how to make a version of Tibetan noodle soup, different from the one we ...

Shigatze To Lhasa

A travel blog entry by free_range_hen

2

A smooth drive day, after a fancy breakfast in the hotel. I fashioned a sandwich from some sort of sausage, fried eggs and a slice of tomato. The scenery soon changed from the brown hills that rose and fell changing onto hills with some green shrub like trees, some oddly had sides of deep sand. We also tracked Tibet's longest river The Yarlung Tsangpo, which is also the highest river in the world, well I did not know I would be seeing ...

Don't mention the Dalai Lama

A travel blog entry by annietheowl

13

... was an inauspicious evening as the food was a bit hit and miss (fortunately Annie and I had hits!), and we Brits managed to upset Aussie Belinda with our political views. Note to self...always keep it safe on the first night!
To be fair it was really just a misunderstanding and was quickly patched up, but it was not a great way to start an 18 day trip together! And the thin walls gave us an interesting insight into the first impression we had made on Belinda when we returned ...

Location

This hotel, located on No.3 Yutuo Road, Chengguan District, Lhasa, is near Potala Palace, Sera Monastery, Drepung Monastery (Zhebang Si), and Norbulingka (Precious Stone Garden).
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