Drolma Canyon in Seni District, Nagqu
Chinese Name: 卓玛峡谷
English Name: Drolma Canyon
Location: Located in Nagqu County(那曲县),Nagqu Prefecture(那曲市), Tibet Autonomous Region, China
Admission Fee: Free
Opening Hours: All day
About Drolma Canyon
In Gulu Township, 92 kilometers away from the south of Nagchu Town, Drolma Canyon Scenic Spot has an average elevation of 4,700 meters. It is 11 kilometers from National Highway 109 with breath-taking sceneries of green trees, colorful flowers, crystal clean lakes and lofty mountains. The Drolma Canyon spot is about 15 meters long; one side of the canyon stands lofty snow mountains and the other side is full of various green plants with a creek running between.
Main Attractions- Drolma Canyon
It has a nice natural environment with beautiful mountains and lakes. In June and July, the weather here is temperate and comfortable. With flowers and grass everywhere, it is very attractive. There you can find vibrant animals like eagles, goats, rabbits and many others running and jumping on the vast grassland, as well as the breath-taking view of glaciers.
Nagqu County is the developed transportation area in Tibet, State Road 109 and 317 line intersected here. There is a Nagqu station in Qinghai-Tibet Railway. Nagqu Airport is about to start constructing and it will form a complete transport system.
Attraction Travel Tips
1. Traveling Hours: 1 day
2. Traveling Seasons: All year
3. High Altitude Sickness Avoiding: Bring enough water and some thick clothes, eating more fruits and vegetables rich in vitamins and so on.
4.The landscape of Drolma Canyon with various wildlife is astonishing. When seeing these cute animals, do not attempt to capture them.
5. Pay attention to respect the local customers.