One of the most famous attractions is the former temple of the Dalai Lama, the Potala Palace. In addition to the Potala Palace in Lhasa, there are three pilgrimage routes. The inner route Nangkhor commits the courtyard of the Jokhang Temple. The middle route, Barkhor, commits the Jokhang Temple and other old monasteries and temples. The most outer route, Lingkhor, commits and follows the former city limits.
Connected to the railway system since 2006, you can ride in around 50 hours from Lhasa to Beijing! One of the biggest railway construction projects of the 21st century simultaneously holds several world records. It is the highest railway system in the world (vertex of 5,072 meters), holds the highest railway station in the world (5:06 m) and drives through the highest tunnel in the world (4,905 meters). Lhasa is still a very spiritually place and attracts believers from all over the world.