The heart of Tibet; Lasha was also known as the “roof of the world” as it is situated to the southern part of Tibet at an elevation of 3490m above sea level. Located in the focal point of Tibet, Lasha is enclosed with Himalayan ranges soaring up to 5800m alongside Lasha River surging at the southern part. Lasha is the holy land of Buddhist culture and tradition that dwells renowned world heritage sites including Potala Palace and Norbulingka Palace, alongside other sites of Tibetan significance; Jokhang Temple, Barkhor Street, Sera Monastery, and Gyantse and so on. The ample traces of the Buddhist aura found here is bound to profoundly embrace your soul. Dominated by the three major hills; Marpori (Red Mountain), Chakpori (Iron Mountain) and Barmari (Rabbit Mountain), Lasha is a city of pristine beauty bestowing the views of glorious snow covered mountains and draping gardens. With its bewildering architecture and glorious treasured history in the museum, Potala Palace is a most favored destination of Lasha. As Lasha is situated at high altitude it possesses warm-summer humid climate, however, the valley area shields the city from acute winter or summer. The best season of Lasha is the “rainy season” as the rain comes generally at nights and days are sunny with clear skies. Lasha offers good accommodation services to its visitors and welcomes them with heartwarming hospitality. Moreover, Lasha is the center of Tibet’s political, cultural, religious and political activities. Himalayan Summit Treks and Expedition has been organizing great travel packages to Tibet Lasha city tour and other popular destinations. The dedicated and professional staffs of Himalayan Summit Treks and Expedition ensure your ease and comfort throughout the journey by planning your entire vacation.