Holy Swan Hotel

Address: No. 3 Najin Road, Lhasa, Tibet, 850000, China | Hotel
 
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Location

This hotel, located on No. 3 Najin Road, Lhasa, is near Potala Palace, Sera Monastery, Barkhor Street, and Drepung Monastery (Zhebang Si).
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    Travel Blogs from Lhasa

    Yaks and yetis in the Land of Snows

    A travel blog entry by helenaperry on Dec 30, 2014

    7 comments, 34 photos

    ... has lived there for over 50 years, and probably never will again.





    Norbulingka was the summer residence of the Dalai Lama, and is yet another beautiful place to visit. 'Jewelled Park' in Tibetan, Norbulingka is spread over almost 90 acres, and is filled with trees and flowers around the monastic buildings. Obviously no leaves on the trees or flowers in bloom on Christmas Day, but ...

    Lhasa

    A travel blog entry by caitsinasia on Nov 18, 2014

    19 photos

    ... first night but definitely woke up with headaches.  After a delicious breakfast, we met Quesan and headed out on foot to explore the city. First stop was Potala Palace, the home of the Dalai Lama & about 3000 months before his exile in 1959. The palace was built in the 7th century by the 5th Dalai Lama, the first Dalai Lama to be both a political and religious leader. We began by walking around the palace and following the kora (the ...

    Drupang & Sera Monastries and Summer Palace

    A travel blog entry by richmiketrav on Sep 22, 2014

    3 comments, 32 photos

    ... so by the enormous number of statues of various Buddhas, Dalai Lamas and so on, but the paintings and decorations were absolutely everywhere, remarkable in their complexity. I find the concepts of Tibetan Buddhism, as far as I understand them, not particularly attractive, but the manifest belief of the faithful was remarkable and moving to behold. It took a good three hours to go round this monastery so afterwards we went to lunch at a hotel which looked fine on the outside, ...

    The Motley Crew: Summer 2014 Good Karma Tour

    A travel blog entry by andi.in.china on Jul 23, 2014

    5 comments, 45 photos

    ... Palace is built on Lhasa's highest point and at one time it was the tallest building structure in the world. It is 13 stories high and has over 1000 rooms. Ever since the Dalai Lama escaped and set up his "temporary" shop in India, the Potala Palace is both a huge museum and a shrine and reminder or Tibet 's deeply religious culture. First built in 631, it was, ahem, renovated with the White Palace addition built in 1645, and the Red Palace finished in 1693. The ...

    A tibetan life

    A travel blog entry by anaketa on May 04, 2014

    15 photos

    ... after a long breath we passed through the curtains. They welcomed us as if we were George Clooney, astonished by our arrive, and we sat while all the customers stared at us.
    Then the show begun: a group of dancer, dressed in traditional tibetan clothes, came out from the curtain of the stage and started dancing, lighted by colorful lights. They finished their show, and after that a solo singer appear on the stage.
    He started singing a buttery ...