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A pass with a view!

A spectacular drive as the Southern Friendship Highway meanders through the mountains and snakes up... read more

Reviewed 31 October 2018
TrevorCrichton
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Chesham, United Kingdom
the wonderful view lake point -Gangbala mountain

the Gangbala is sited a the west bank of the Brahmaputra river at 75 km far of the Lhasa city,it is... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2018
tibetanstravel
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Lhasa, China
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31 Oct 2018
“A pass with a view!”
21 Sep 2018
“the wonderful view lake point -Gangbala mountain”
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Reviewed 31 October 2018

A spectacular drive as the Southern Friendship Highway meanders through the mountains and snakes up to over 4,200 metres. At the top is a view poit where you will eb met with a local touruist trap market and locals trying to sell the use of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank TrevorCrichton
Reviewed 22 September 2018

the Gangbala is sited a the west bank of the Brahmaputra river at 75 km far of the Lhasa city,it is a pass to the Tibet holy lake Yamdrok-tso.and a best place for view the Yamdrok-tso from the Gangbala pass .

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank tibetanstravel
Reviewed 6 October 2017

We were on the road to Kailash and Manasarovar and we had to cross this mountain pass. Beautiful view though the entire stretch and we got to stop at a few places and enjoy the scenery. While we were traveling there was construction activity going...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 18 July 2017

Just just one of a few stops we made in route back to Lhasa from Shigatse, offering wonderful photos and a nice break from the tour bus. Stunning views.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank E5330ESchrisd
Reviewed 8 January 2015

During our recent overland trip by road from Lhasa to Shigatse, our van crossed the Kangbala Mountain pass before reaching the lovely Yamdrok Yumtso Lake, the highest freshwater lake in the world. The mountain view is truly breathtaking, picturesque and definitely a must travel route.

Date of experience: October 2014
Thank pggenius
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