Chazang Monastery in Xaitongmoin County, Shigatse

Chinese Name: 查藏寺
English Name: Chazang Monastery in Xaitongmoin County, Shigatse
Location: Located in the West of Xaitongmoin County
Admission Fee: Free
Opening Hours: All Day

▪ About Chazang Monastery

Located in Xaitongmoin County with an altitude of 4050 meters, there are a lot of  lush flowers and plants growing in the front of Chazang Monastery.In the middle of the 15th century, it was founded by Zongkaba. The main building consists of the main hall and the drawing.

▪ Structure of Chazang Monastery

The Central Hall: It consists of the front porch, the hall and the temple.The front porch is in a high layer with no pillar and a width of 4.6 meters, depth of 3 meters, which is separated by the outside gallery and the chamber.On both sides of the door, there was a fierce figure of Buddha.
▪ History of Chazang Monastery
Founded in the middle of the 15th century by Zongkaba, it was built in Qinglong Mountain and was later moved because of fire,which it is originally established in the printing of the court.The monastery is under the jurisdiction of Kampor System. 
▪ Attraction Transportation:

The highway traffic system is perfect; visitors can choose self-driving tour to Chazang Monastery, Xaitongmoin County. Tourist can also transfer to long-distance bus at Shigatse Passenger Transport Center to Chazang Monastery. In the meanwhile,  you can take the chartered bus to reach Chazang Monastery.

▪ Attraction Travel Tips: 

High Altitude Sickness Avoiding:  Bringing enough water or drinks, fruits and snacks with high caloric content.
Traveling Hours: 1 to 2 hours
Traveling Seasons: All seasons
Opening Hours: All day