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Trandruk Monastery

South of Gongri Mountain, Zedang Town, Nedong County 856100, China
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Rural Monastery

Being out of the way, this monastery does not receive the hordes of visitors that the ones in Lhasa... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2017
OneAddictedTraveler
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Lake Elmo, Minnesota
Not top of the list

If you have been to Samye, which is in the same area, this monastery will not show anything more... read more

Reviewed 6 December 2016
Margot P
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Coffs Harbour, Australia
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15 Apr 2017
“Rural Monastery”
5 Dec 2016
“Not top of the list”
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South of Gongri Mountain, Zedang Town, Nedong County 856100, China
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Reviewed 16 April 2017

Being out of the way, this monastery does not receive the hordes of visitors that the ones in Lhasa do. As usual, no photos are allowed inside. Climb to the upper levels for some of the more interesting parts.

Thank OneAddictedTraveler
Reviewed 6 December 2016

If you have been to Samye, which is in the same area, this monastery will not show anything more. Suppose one reason to visit is to help the local tourist trade, they really need it.

Thank Margot P
Reviewed 26 September 2016

I had to go there twice to finally able to enter. The first day, I arrived late, at 6:15 pm, to be told that the Monastery will be closed in 15 min. I returned the next day around 3 pm. It's small and intimate Monastery....More

Thank thanni999
Reviewed 13 October 2014

This is another monastry, If you are travelling through tibet you have probably seen a few of them by now. This one has some nice painting/murals on the walls, as well as lot of prayer wheels. One good aspect is that there are far fewer...More

Thank Andyrock81
Reviewed 22 November 2013

This was one of the earliest Buddhist temples but there was not too much to see except for the large gold prayer wheel in front. There was one large piece of art in the interior but not much else of interest.

Thank The_F_team
Reviewed 23 August 2013

Most visitors might think "not another monastery!", but this is definitely worth visiting! There are some very rare relics in it, not to be found elsewhere! Climb all the way to the top section to see all the Holy shrines.

Thank Christopher P
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile
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Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile
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Reviewed 26 May 2016
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Reviewed 19 March 2016
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