Qusum Ancient Tomb in Qusum County, Lhoka (Shannan)

Chinese Name: 曲松古墓
English Name: Qusum Ancient Tomb in Qusum County, Lhoka
Location: Located in Qusum County, Lhoka Prefecture, Tibet Autonomous Region
Admission Fee: Free
Opening Hours: All Day

About Qusum Ancient Tomb

Qusum Ancient Tomb is located in the north of Qusum County. According to the textual research, the size and form of the tombs are similar to that of Qiongjie King’s Tomb(琼结藏王墓) with remote age.There are many stones inscribed with lotus flowers, Guanyin Bodhisattva and six words of truth, some of which are oddly shaped, some of which are extremely resistant to thought.You can pick up one or two treasured pieces for memory.

Attraction Transportation

The whole county highway is in the middle of the road, formed the highway traffic network which centered with Tsedang Town, connecting the 12 counties of Lhoka Prefecture. It is the main transport hub of the south of Tibet. 

Attraction Travel Tips

  1. Traveling Hours: one day
  2. Traveling Seasons: Spring and summer with the pleasant and lively weather. 
  3. High Altitude Sickness Avoiding: Although Lhoka is at a relatively lower elevation area, some places of high elevation may easily cause altitude reaction. Better take some medicines for relief and keep warm all the time.
  4. Pay attention to prepare some necessities for the cold weather like the hat, gloves, scarf and thick winter coat and so on.
  5. Please try you best to respect the local folk customs, especially their religious belief and taboos when you traveling in Tibet.