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Ganbala Mountain

Junction of Ngarzhag County and Gongga County, Nagarze County 851100, China
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Scenic stop on a very winding road to the pass.

Very good views over the valleys. The vendors could be a nuisance, but then we thought of the big... read more

Reviewed 7 December 2016
Margot P
,
Coffs Harbour, Australia
Good prices on Tibetan souvenirs

This is a road-side turn out near the summit of the road between Lhasa and Yamdrok lake. There... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2016
Rautakallio
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Calgary
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Junction of Ngarzhag County and Gongga County, Nagarze County 851100, China

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Reviewed 7 December 2016

Very good views over the valleys. The vendors could be a nuisance, but then we thought of the big effort they would have made to get here just to sell a few trinkets and photos of their goats and Tibetan Mastiffs! We bought a brass...More

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Reviewed 6 September 2016

This is a road-side turn out near the summit of the road between Lhasa and Yamdrok lake. There are several vendors selling their wares. Prices here are surely better than you will find in Lhasa, however, selection is quite poor. We bought a nice rustic...More

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Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

There are lots of vendors everywhere, selling Tibetan handcrafts, accessories and scripture flags. That did not take away the beauty of the scenery, though. Talking to the local vendors was fun actually. Many of them had yaks and mastiffs, animals which I had only read...More

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Reviewed 27 May 2016

Anyone driving from Lhasa to Gyantse will certainly make an almost compulsory stop at Ganbala Pass (4.796m). The scenic and modern highway crosses the Gambala Mountains, with superb views of "Yamdrok Yumtso Lake". A quick stop, a few pictures and more memories to take home....More

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Reviewed 8 July 2015

From the Gambala pass you can have a sensational view of the Yamdrok lake and Mt Nachen Khangsar and other side you can have a very nice view of Yarlung river gorges

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