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Small Potala Temple

North of Lion Ditch, Chengde 068450, China
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Ranked #5 of 37 Attractions in Chengde
Type: Historic Sites, Castles
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2012 via mobile

Very impressive monument full of history, every brick tells a story the way it was built and the reason behind it. it's a 15 storey high try climbing it. you will not be disappointed by the interior of the place. highly recommend you bring along a guide

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2006

Lasha is famous for its Potala Temple. However, it is too far away and too up high. So, if you want to get a similar feeling, visit Chengde's Small Potala instead. Chengde is located about 230Km north-east of Beijing. It is a popular one or two day trip destination for expatriates living in Beijing. It still takes 3 1/2 hours... More

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