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Going to to Lhasa? Here is all information you need

After reading this article, Lhasa will have no more secrets for you. We have targeted the best things to do on the spot, selected hotels and accommodations of good standing, and gathered tips for transportation. On the practical side we illustrate our words with maps and pictures of Lhasa.

Where to stay in Lhasa

You will find in Lhasa a significant proportion of of medium quality upscale 4-star hotels.

The 5-star hotels in Lhasa

In Lhasa and in the immediate surroundings you will find two 5-star establishments: the Xuelong Zhuangyuan Hotel and the Tibet Minshan Hotel. The best choice will probably be Xuelong Zhuangyuan Hotel, an institution pleasant. Consider also the Tibet Minshan Hotel, which is .

4-star hotels in Lhasa

Lhasa is not necessarily an obvious choice for a stay in a high-end 4-star establishment. Overall hotels in this category are not terrible and you will have to be careful if you want your stay in Lhasa to be satisfactory. Follow our advice and tips to book the best.

You make good choice if you book at Vienna Hotel Lhasa Potala Palace (one of the best option in Lhasa), at Jardin Secret Hotel (a below the average establishment ) or at Fliport Garden Hotel Lhasa.

3-star hotels in Lhasa

In Lhasa and in the immediate surroundings you will find three 3-star establishments: the Lhasa Jinzang Hotel, the Shengguo Hotel and Vienna Hotel Lhasa Potala Palace North Linkuo Road.

Questions and Answers

What is the best hotel in Lhasa? The best place to stay in Lhasa is at Xuelong Zhuangyuan Hotel in Lhasa.

What is the best 4 stars hotel in Lhasa? The best 4 stars hotel in Lhasa is the Vienna Hotel Lhasa Potala Palace in Lhasa.

What is the best 3 stars hotel in Lhasa? The best 3 stars hotel in Lhasa is the Lhasa Jinzang Hotel in Lhasa.

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How to get to Lhasa

Going to Lhasa by plane

Lhasa Gonggar Airport : located 43 km of Lhasa, the airport has 287 flights per week. It is served by 5 airlines that offer 12 destinations.

Domestic flights from Lhasa Gonggar Airport :

There are 12 airports accessible by direct flights, operated by Air China and China Eastern Airlines.

  • Chengdu : flights operated by Air China and China Eastern Airlines
  • Chongqing : flights operated by China Southern Airlines, Xiamen Airlines and Air China
  • Xi'An : flights operated by China Eastern Airlines
  • Kunming : flights operated by China Eastern Airlines
  • Ürümqi : flights operated by
  • Beijing : flights operated by Air China
  • Changsha : flights operated by China Eastern Airlines
  • Shanghai : flights operated by China Eastern Airlines
  • Xiamen : flights operated by Xiamen Airlines
  • Hangzhou : flights operated by
  • Other domestic destinations accessible by direct flight from Lhasa Gonggar Airport : Fuzhou.

Paro Airport : located 298 km of Lhasa, the airport has 287 flights per week. It is served by 2 airlines that offer 5 destinations.

Regional destinations with the most frequencies of flights from Paro Airport :

  • Bangkok : flights operated by Druk Air and Bhutan Airlines
  • New Delhi : flights operated by Druk Air and Bhutan Airlines
  • Mumbai : flights operated by Bhutan Airlines
  • Singapore : flights operated by Druk Air

Nyingchi Mainling Airport : located 315 km of Lhasa, the airport has 287 flights per week. It is served by 2 airlines that offer 5 destinations.

Domestic flights from Nyingchi Mainling Airport :

There are 5 airports accessible by direct flights, operated by China Southern Airlines.

  • Shenzhen : flights operated by China Southern Airlines
  • Chengdu : flights operated by
  • Xi'An : flights operated by
  • Guangzhou : flights operated by China Southern Airlines
  • Chongqing : flights operated by

What to do in Lhasa

In Lhasa we recommend you go to Potala Palace and Tibet Museum.

Museums in Lhasa

Some museums may interest you during your stay in Lhasa: Tibet Museum.

Maps of Lhasa

Localisation of Lhasa on a world map ©OpenStreetMap contributors

Regional map of Lhasa ©OpenStreetMap contributors

Detailed location map of Lhasa ©OpenStreetMap contributors

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