Welcome to Sakya

A detour to visit the small town of Sakya (Sàjiā Sì) is pretty much de rigueur for any trip down the Friendship Hwy. The town is southeast of Shigatse, about 25km off the Southern Friendship Hwy, accessed via a good dirt road through a pretty farming valley. The draw is Sakya Monastery, which ranks as one of the most atmospheric, impresive and unique monasteries in Tibet. Moreover, Sakya occupies a pivotal place in... Read More

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