Gyantse

Gyantse, China

Travel Blogs from Gyantse

Gyantse Travel Blogs (64)
Tour de Tibet - Part 2, Gyantse, China travel blog

Tour de Tibet - Part 2

A travel blog entry by philthy

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... Gyantse is probably one of the best towns in Tibet. Almost all of the architecture is Tibetan (not Chinese) and because Gyantse's Baiju Temple is pretty impressive. The temple is more like a temple complex the highlight of which was the Gyantse Kumbum. ...

Gyantse Kumbum: Journey with Buddhist Deities, Gyantse, China travel blog

Gyantse Kumbum: Journey with Buddhist Deities

A travel blog entry by lraleigh

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... a temple complex, old town, and fortress. The kumbum and monastery were one of only a handful to survive since the Chinese invasion. Please enjoy this PhotoEssay "Gyantse Kumbum: Journey with Buddhist Deities" by clicking the "view slideshow" ...

Too Hot!, Gyantse, China travel blog

Too Hot!

A travel blog entry by mr_rain

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I left the monestary and continued west. An early morning start and 4 hours later ,it was time to take a break. Enjoying the views, wildlife, the most amazing coloured woodpeckers that kept flyng in front of me. A quick lunch stop and then I carried ...

The Friendship Highway, Day 1, Gyantse, China travel blog

The Friendship Highway, Day 1

A travel blog entry by byrnedm

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Gyantse, Tibet, China GMT + 8hrs Altitude: 13,000ft (3,950 metres) Lhasa to Kathmandu. Day 1 Day 1 hours driving: 6 Day 1 Altitude gain: 1,025ft (310m) Day 1 Highlights: Scenery & warming up in Gyantse with green tea Day 1 ...