Yaxi Hotel

No.107 Beijing Middle Road, Chengguan District, Lhasa, Tibet, 850000, China | Hotel
 

Travel Blogs from Lhasa

PALACES, MONASTERIES AND TEMPLES AT LHASA

A travel blog entry by crisanddavid

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... we hurried back to our warm Hotel.
Then off to Sera Monastery on the outskirts of Lhasa. This monastery is one of the 3 largest in Tibet, built in 1419 AD before being largely destroyed during the cultural revolution. It has since been renovated and is the home to some 300 monks, down from the original 5,000. The Monastery houses three colleges built in 15th and 16the century which ...

Day 4 - 2nd Day Climatising in Lhasa

A travel blog entry by simon_young

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... for now. Summer Palace - this is where the Damai Lama used to spend these summers while in Lhasa. I would describe it as a large, very green oasis in the middle of Lhasa. There are 4 palaces hidden among the green grass, trees, flowers & a series of large ponds. We walk through on of the main Palaces & see where the Dalai Lama studied, slept, met guests & even his bathroom. Christian says to me, "look a Western toilet, do you think the Dalai ...

Xining and 5 Days in Tibet

A travel blog entry by milfung

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... another few thousand Yuan for flights out of Chengdu and after surviving the questioning and extra bag searches finally made it to Lhasa – and what an amazing eye opening place it is..

Lhasa is a beautiful and highly religious place but where the Chinese have imposed a 1984 style control over the population. I am not exaggerating – Lhasa features:

a) Police buildings at every key crossroads and police tents on most corners
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Mission Possible: Tibet (Part I)

A travel blog entry by sashadasha

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... or temples without a guide, cannot use public transport or any means other than a hired Land Cruiser. Other strict restrictions are on possession of the Tibetan flag or displaying the pictures of the current Dalai Lama. To get to Tibet visitors must find a local tour company which will submit a proposed itinerary to an appropriate government office on their behalf. Upon approval permits to visit will be issued. If you arrive by train to Lhasa a scanned copy of ...

Exploring Lhasa - part 2

A travel blog entry by thessa_fred

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Thessa woke up with pain on her throat and not feeling that well. We saw the
news and that there has been an heart quake (scale of 6.9) in Sikkim area in
India, affecting Nepal and Tibet as well. Some people of our group felt it while
in bed.

We started the day visiting the Dreprung monastery on a hill
surrounded by mountains. It's ...

Location

This hotel, located on No.107 Beijing Middle Road, Chengguan District, Lhasa, is near Potala Palace, Sera Monastery, Drepung Monastery (Zhebang Si), and Norbulingka (Precious Stone Garden).
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