Langrao Mountain in Jomda County, Chamdo

Chinese Name: 郎绕神山
English Name: Langrao Mountain in Jomda County, Chamdo
Location: Located in Jomda County, Chamdo Prefecture, Tibet Autonomous Region
Admission Fee: Free
Opening Hours: All Day

About Langrao Mountain

Langrao Mountain(郎绕神山) is one of the 25 Buddhist sacred mountains in the Kang district, which is 15 kilometers south of Jinsha River(金沙江) Gangtuo Bridge(岗托大桥), Jomda County(江达县), Chamdo Prefecture(昌都市), Tibet Autonomous Region. It is a Nyingma sect(宁玛派) monastery which has a history of 378 years. The mountain is in larger scale, which will cost one day for visitors to ride a horse on the mountain. There are dozens of attractions here on the mountain among the rugged roads. Visitors here can experience the hard of the Ancient Tea-horse Road, which is the famous tourist attraction in Chamdo Prefecture of the geographical feature. All along Jinsha River, it is one of the best places to cultural and ecological tourism.

Attraction Transportation

The transportation in Jomda is convenient. You can take the train from Lhasa to Shigatse City.  From here, you can take the bus tour of Jomda County.

Attraction Travel Tips

  1. Traveling Hours: one day
  2. Traveling Seasons: May to August.
  3. High Altitude Sickness Avoiding: Better take some medicines for relief and keep warm all the time.
  4. As there is a large temperature gap between daytime and night, it is highly recommended to take along some pieces of thermal clothing, hat, and gloves and so on.
  5. Please try your best to respect the religious belief and local customs.