Puyang Gangqin Peak in Lhunzhub County, Lhasa

Chinese Name: 普央岗钦峰
English Name: Puyang Gangqin Peak
Location: Located on the west of Lhunzhub County, Lhasa
Admission Fee: Free
Opening Hours: All the day

Pu(普) means to dare; Yang(央) means tablets and stone tablets; Gangqin(岗钦) means heavy snow. So the whole name Puyang Gangqin means the people of the great snow-capped mountains who dare to fight. It is said that the locals have beaten the Tibetan government, hence the name. It is located on the west of Lhunzhub County, Lhasa. There are natural pasture and farmland at foothills. There are barley, wheat, rape and other crops; livestock such as yaks, sheep, goats, etc.

Attraction Transportation:
We can take a shuttle bus from Lhasa to Lhunzhub County, then transfer a local mini bus to Puyang Gangqin Peak.
Attraction Travel Tips:
· pay attention to respect the local customs.
· 3 – 4 hours travel.
· best season to travel: all the year round.