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Address: Linkuo Road, Chengguan District, Lhasa 850000, China
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Tsamkhung Nunnery / Canggu temple teahouse

I had wanted to visit one of the teahouses in Lhasa while I was there. First we went to the Guangming Gang Qiong teahouse, it was super crowded with locals, felt a little lost and... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2016
Soo N
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Reviewed 6 August 2016

I had wanted to visit one of the teahouses in Lhasa while I was there. First we went to the Guangming Gang Qiong teahouse, it was super crowded with locals, felt a little lost and intimidated. So we came to the Tsamkhung tea house instead. Took us a while to find it, it is deep inside an alley off Barkhor... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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Reviewed 28 October 2015

Lhasa is a very interesting place as is this Temple. It was the centre of a hive of activity and well worth a visit!

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Reviewed 30 June 2015

The temple do not like people speaking very low, and never touch the things in a temple without asking.

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Lhasa, Tibet
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Reviewed 2 November 2011

Nice nuns, very affordable tea and some of the best meat momos in town! I would suggest everyone to go to this nunnery, it should be called "Tsamkhung Nunnery", not a temple, and "Canggu" is the Chinese transliteration...

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