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Lama Palace

Lama Palace, Southwest of Rikaze, Shigatse 857000, China
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Quaint Tour

We toured the summer palace complex of the Dalai Lama and visited several of the palaces including... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2018
Alanhimmelstein
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San Antonio, Texas
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Panchen Palace

It is called Panchen New Palace by some and it is called Little Potala by some. But it is surely a... read more

Reviewed 22 March 2017
AlexTung
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Chengdu, China
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9 Jun 2018
“Quaint Tour”
22 Mar 2017
“Panchen Palace”
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Lama Palace, Southwest of Rikaze, Shigatse 857000, China
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Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

We toured the summer palace complex of the Dalai Lama and visited several of the palaces including one built for the current Dalai Lama. The grounds are immaculate and the structures are extremely well kept. It was worth the visit to experience the history and...More

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Reviewed 22 March 2017

It is called Panchen New Palace by some and it is called Little Potala by some. But it is surely a palace for Panchen. It is smaller than Potala Palace and Shigatse is always considered to be "Houzang" of Tibet. houzang means the backyard of...More

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Reviewed 12 June 2013

We were told this was called the Summer Palace of the Panchen Lamas. It is a lovely building with attractive gardens. There are elaborate and fascinating murals all over the walls inside, which is probably the best part of it. Upstairs are the old quarters...More

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