Norbulingka, meaning ‘Treasure Park’ in Tibetan

Luobulinka Rd, Chengguan Qu, Lasa Shi, Xizang Zizhiqu, Cina, 850000

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Type
Siti Storici
Hosted in
Inglese
Facility
Food, Tickets, Equiphment

Description

Norbulingka, meaning ‘Treasure Park’ in Tibetan, is situated in the western suburb of Lhasa City, at the bank of the Kyichu River, about one km (about 0.6 mile) southwest of Potala Palace. The garden covers an area of 360,000 square meters (about 430,000 square yards), with 374 rooms inside. It is the biggest man-made garden in Tibet Autonomous Region.
Construction began in the 1740s.

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