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5-2 Tibet, reaching the sky: Episode 5 - Part 2 Nyingchi, Tibetan religion center

07-23-2010 16:45 BJT

Nyingchi, or Linzhi in Chinese, lies in the southeast part of Tibet Autonomous Region. Located near the lower reaches of Yarlung Zangbo River, it is blessed with a semi-humid climate and fascinating scenery.

With a large number of river valleys and alpine gorges, Nyingchi is also called the "Switzerland of Tibet". When travelling there, you will be amazed by the lofty snow-capped mountain peaks, well-preserved original forests, cypresses that can grow up to thirty meters, and numerous colorful grasses.

 Travelers can also take part in various activities, such as mountain hiking, rock climbing and white water rafting, and experience the unique local customs of the Menba and Luoba people.

Amazing spring scenery in Nyingchi, Tibet

Amazing spring scenery in Nyingchi, Tibet

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