Lhasa Maps

Lhasa Maps

By Kelly PangUpdated Sep. 14, 2021

Our Lhasa maps cover Lhasa's location in China, cities in Tibet Autonomous Region, the Lhasa Area, attractions and main roads in Lhasa city, and the layout of the Potala Palace.

Lhasa's Location in China

Lhasa, the capital of China's Tibet Autonomous Region, is located in south central Tibet. Lhasa sits on the north bank of the Lhasa River, a tributary of the Yarlung-Tsangpo River, at an altitude of 3,650 meters. It is about 4 hours by air from Beijing and Shanghai.

Tibet Autonomous Region Map

This map shows the locations of Tibet's main prefecture-level cities and the administrative capital Lhasa.

Lhasa Area Map

Lhasa covers an area of 29,500 sq km (11,400 sq mi). This map shows the main districts of Lhasa, Lhasa City, and some monasteries in the Lhasa region.

Map of the Region

Lhasa City Center Map

This map shows the main roads, streets, and several popular attractions in Lhasa (including the Potala Place, Norbulingka, Jokhang Temple, and Sera Monastery). Learn more about Lhasa attractions.

Map of the City

The Potala Palace Map

The Potala Palace, built at an altitude of 3,700 meters (12,300 feet), is the highest ancient palace in the world.

Tourist Map

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