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Yangwang Mountain Cliffside Images

South of Yaowang Mountain, Chengguan District, Lhasa 850000, China
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Interesting to see

We had expected something a bit bigger so were initially disappointed that this cliffside was so... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
tourist22903
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Charlottesville, Virginia
Part of Potala Palace Kora

Carvings look impressive. The area is less crowded than the central part, therefore its more quiet... read more

Reviewed January 17, 2017
galinamf
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New York City, New York
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2 days ago
“Interesting to see”
Jan 17, 2017
“Part of Potala Palace Kora”
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South of Yaowang Mountain, Chengguan District, Lhasa 850000, China
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We had expected something a bit bigger so were initially disappointed that this cliffside was so small in size, It grew on us, however, especially when we paid a little bit and were able to tour one of the chapels next to the images. It...More

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Reviewed January 17, 2017

Carvings look impressive. The area is less crowded than the central part, therefore its more quiet and peaceful. It doesn't take a long time to walk there.

Thank galinamf
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Reviewed September 5, 2016

In the Lonely Planet guide book this attraction is known as Chagpo Ri Rock Carvings, Yangwang Mountain is the Chinese name for the same place. Both translate to "Iron Mountain". It is the hill south west of the Potalla Palace where there is now located...More

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Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

On the pilgrimage road up to the hill opposit the renowned Potala Palace, there are thousands of colorful Buddha painting on the wall. You will see local people praying while walking up to the temple as well. At the main monastery, people are making merit...More

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Reviewed January 18, 2016

this place we local says thousand buddha mountain. That is located between the summer potala palace and winter norbu lingkha palace. Also locate on the outermost kora (circle) of lhasa where you see hundreds of tibetans going around the circle . On this mountain had...More

Thank Tashi N
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Reviewed December 2, 2014

A nice site, close to Potala Palace, with more or less 1,000 images carved into a Cliffside. Very colorful. Can be visited in an hour or less. In the afternoon of our visit, there were some pilgrims but it was not crowded. Worth a visit.

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