Southeast of Lhasa in the Yarlung Valley along the banks of
the Yarlung River. This region is flourished with important
historical landmarks such as Samye Monastery, Yumbu Lhakang
Palace, Traduk Monastery and others.
Tourist Attractions in Tsedang
The various tourist attractions in Tsedang are Yambulakhang
Palace and Monastery, Samye Monastery and Tradruk Temple.
Situated about 40 km to the west of Tsedang across the Tsangpo
River, Samye Monastery is the first monastery built by King
Trisong Detsen in the 8th century. During the reign of this
king, the birth of monk community began. This monastery is
marvelous blend of three distinctive architectural styles of
India, China and Tibet. These three styles symbolize the
source, stability and spread of the Buddhist faith in the