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Sangzhu Zizong Castle

Zongshan Mountain, Gyangze County 857400, China
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Absolutely Worth a visit

This attraction is called Gyantse Dzong. We arrived at the gates to Gyantse Dzong shortly before... read more

Reviewed July 7, 2017
Rautakallio
,
Calgary
Nice view

The castle is abandoned and used as a museum. The view is nice, but not worth claiming the extra... read more

Reviewed November 1, 2015
Denell1006
,
Los Angeles, California
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  • Average50%
  • Poor0%
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Jul 7, 2017
“Absolutely Worth a visit”
Nov 1, 2015
“Nice view”
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Zongshan Mountain, Gyangze County 857400, China
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Reviewed July 7, 2017

This attraction is called Gyantse Dzong. We arrived at the gates to Gyantse Dzong shortly before opening. For some reason this isn't on the agenda on most tours. The structure is mostly abandoned but is safe to explore if you are careful. My family really...More

Thank Rautakallio
Reviewed November 1, 2015

The castle is abandoned and used as a museum. The view is nice, but not worth claiming the extra high altitude.

Thank Denell1006
Reviewed September 19, 2015

This castle has been refurbished heavily and is not like it used to be. It is good for a photo stop in Gyangze town, but not worth spending o much time to see. In comparison to other forts in the world, it is not very...More

Thank geelongexpat
Reviewed August 8, 2015

Unfortunately did not have time to visit. Only the outside has been renovated but it looks really impressive

Thank dominicand0ll
Reviewed January 4, 2012

nice place to visit again and again, the place is very entertaining and to visit all, we need more days to go

Thank kinlay p
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