Shigatse Attractions

Shigatse boasts abundant tourist resources in Tibet, including splendid Tibetan monasteries, magnificent snow mountains, stunning lakes, unique ethnic culture and the like. The outstanding one is bound to be Mount Everest, the highest mountain in the world. Religious culture takes an important position in Shigatsa, So the second highlight of Shigatse is the spectacular monasteries of different sects of Tibetan Buddhism–Sakya Monastery, Tashilhunpo Monastery, Palcho Monastery, Rongbuk Monastery, etc. Tashilhunpo Monastery is one of the six famous monasteries in Tibet. Sakya Monastery collects many valuable art works with a name called "the second Dunhuang". Pala Manor will show you a noble manor of Tibetan in the past time. Besides, there are plenty of attractions in Shigatse waiting for your exploration. More attractions, please check the following attraction lists.