The reporter learned from the Lhasa City Tourism Promotion Conference that the North-Lhasa Tourism Circle will soon be available for travelers. This is a golden landscape itinerary around Lhasa includes all districts and counties of Lhasa.
According to the briefing, this route will go through a series of natural landscapes and historical sites such as the Zhayeba Monastery, Yangbajing Geothermal Landscape Area, the Zhigong Monastery with one of the three largest celestial burial platforms in the world, and the Black-necked Crane Nature Reserve in Linzhou County. The Zhayeba Monastery has a history of over 1,500 years and is one of the spiritual temples built by Sontzen Gampo for his wife. Later it was expanded to build the Zhayeba Monastery located on the cliff; the Yangbajing Geothermal Landscape Area is an open basin at 4,300 meters above sea level. The nearby peaks are covered by snow all the year round. In the gleaming glaciers, it seems that the air will freeze. However, in the middle of the basin, there is a hot spring with temperature of 92°C.
Lhasa, Tibet has beautiful natural scenery and numerous historical sites. In 2000, it was awarded as "China Excellent Tourism City" by the National Tourism Administration. The city has more than 200 places of interest, including Buddhist holy sites and other attractions. Lhasa, with its unique geographical location, rich natural resources, long history, splendid ethnic culture, unique folk customs, numerous cultural monuments and unique religious, attracts more and more tourists all over the world.