Mosque of Samzhubzê District, Shigatse
Chinese Name: 桑珠孜区清真寺
English Name: Mosque of Samzhubzê District
Location: Located in Samzhubzê District, Shigatse
Admission Fee: Free
Opening Hours: All the day
About Mosque of Samzhubzê District
Mosque of Samzhubzê District is a key cultural relic protection unit at city (county) level, located at the Bangjiakong committee(帮佳孔) in Samzhubzê District, Shigatse. Originally built in 1343, it was built jointly by the Muslims from Saudi Arabia, Pakistan, Ningxia, and Gansu. It is the only mosque in Shigatse city. During the “Great Cultural Revolution” period it was severely damaged, it was put into a comprehensive maintenance in July 2001, now there is existing one scripture hall.
We can take a shuttle bus from Shigatse to Samzhubzê District, then transfer a local mini bus to the Mosque.
Attraction Travel Tips:
· pay attention to respect the local customs in the Mosque.
· 1-2 hours travel.
· best season to travel: all the year round.