Top 1 Potala Palace 布达拉宫
The Potala Palace is considered to be a model of Tibetan architecture. In 641, Songtsan Gambo,ruler of the Tubo Kingdom, had the Potala Palace built for Princess Wencheng of the TangDynasty, his future bride.
Top 2 Mount Everest 珠穆朗玛峰
As the supreme point of the world, the mountain top is covered with snow all the year round,and when the glaring sun comes out, the peak becomes very pure and beautiful.
Top 3 Jokhang Temple 大昭寺
Jokhang Temple, located on Barkhor Square in Lhasa, is Tibet\'s first Buddhist temple and ispart of the Potala Palace. It is the ultimate pilgrimage destination for Tibetan pilgrims.
Top 4 Namtso Lake 纳木措
Namtso, or Lake Nam, is one of the three holy lakes in Tibet Autonomous Region and shouldnot be missed by any traveler to Tibet. In Tibetan, Namtso means "Heavenly Lake." It is famousfor its high altitude and imposing scenery.
Top 5 Yarlung Zangbo Grand Canyon 雅鲁藏布大峡谷
The Yarlung Zangbo Grand Canyon is one of the deepest and longest canyons in the world. Thecanyon is home to many animals and plants barely explored and affected by human influence,while its climate ranges from subtropical to Arctic.
Top 6 Former site of Guge 古格王国
Guge was an ancient kingdom founded by a branch of descendents of the last king of aunified Tibet in the 10th century. It flourished for more than 700 years before encounteringcivil strife and foreign attacks and falling into disrepair. Now, visitors can see its ruins of templesand palaces, whose inscriptions, statues and murals still remain intact.
Top 7 Midui Glacier 米堆冰川
Midui Glacier, located in Yupu Township, is the lowest altitude above sea level in the world. Itwas ranked by China National Geography Magazine as one of the top six most beautiful glaciersin China.The glacier passes through four distinct regions: snow-capped mountains, forests,lakes and villages and temples. It looks as if Nature\'s hand itself had taken up a brush to painta splashed-ink landscape.
Top 8 Tashilhunpo Monastery 扎什伦布寺
Tashilhunpo Monastery, founded in 1447 by the First Dalai Lama, is one of the Big SixMonasteries of the Gelug sect of Buddhism in Tibet.
Top 9 Barkhor 八廓
The streets are full of religious atmosphere and show the original Lhasa. Shops offer prayerwheels, chubas (traditional Tibetan clothing), Tibetan knives and religious articles for sale.
Top 10 Yambajan 羊八井
Yambajan is famous for its wide range of hot springs, from ones with the highest temperaturesin the country to boiling geysers. The hot springs in Yambajan contain various minerals and arebelieved to be therapeutic.