Potala Palace, The Dalai Lama Residency

Potala Palace: Also known as the “Winter palace”.

Potala Palace:  Also known as the “Winter palace”. The imposing structure of the palace dominates the landscape of Lhasa. is a 13 storied complex monument rising to a height of above 117 m which houses 10,000 shrines and over 200,000 images and about 1000 rooms.As you are guided through the ancient chambers of the palace, you get to see Tibetan art at its best. The Potala Palace has a vast array of intricate Tibetan murals and beautiful statues. You will also get to view the tombs of the eight Dalai Lamas.