Transportation

Getting Around

Whether arranging hailing a taxi or directing you to the nearby bus stop, our hotel staff are there to help you and ensure you arrive at your selected destination comfortably and on time.

Taxis

Taxis are available in Lhasa city. It is usual for passengers travelling in the same direction to share a taxi, and each party pays for their distance. 
 
The minimum price is RMB 10 for 5 kilometres, every extra kilometre costs RMB 2 in the city. 

Buses

Operated by Yaxing bus by Jiangsu Yaxing Bus Co., Ltd., the bus system is both extensive and economical.

 
Rate is RMB 1 per person each time in the downtown area. 

Rickshaws

Rickshaws are common near Potala Palace and other tourist attractions. A ride costs between RMB 10 and RMB 20 in the downtown area.  

Local Climate
Month High Low
Jan -5ºC -16ºC
Feb 0ºC -12ºC
Mar 7ºC -5ºC
Apr 16ºC 2ºC
May 23ºC 9ºC
Jun 27ºC 14ºC
Jul 28ºC 17ºC
Aug 26ºC 15ºC
Sep 21ºC 9ºC
Oct 14ºC 2ºC
Nov 4ºC -7ºC
Dec -3ºC -14ºC