Shangri-la Thangka Academy
Tibetan-run, this well-established outfit organises some excellent treks and overland journeys, inside Tibet too, that get good...
The world’s biggest prayer wheel standing at 21m high and containing 100,000 small prayer wheels. At least six people are needed to make...
Tibetan Buddhist temple that overlooks Shangri-la.
Tara Gallery Café & Bar
This upmarket restaurant, bar and cafe (and art gallery) is a tasteful, thoughtfully designed space, and includes a plant-filled...
31 Jinlong Jie; 金龙街31号 · interesting places nearby
Shangri-la Thangka Academy information
Thangka master Lobsang Khudup trains young monks in painting and Buddhist philosophy here. The academy also offers classes for tourists, costing ¥200 per day – a real bargain considering the price includes room and board.