Rich in geothermal resources in Tibet, most notably for the Yangbajing to superheated vapor fields. Dangxiong County is located within the radius of my heart 000 square meters, geothermal water temperature kept at 47 degrees, is the first in China to develop a wet steam fields, and also the world,s highest geothermal field. Yangbajing geothermal hot springs rich in minerals, for a variety of skin diseases have a great effect. Rong-Rong heat flow in the snow-capped mountains Yangbajing embrace the perfect fit, constitute the roof of the world,s spectacular natural landscape. Visitors can shower in this geothermal hot springs.
Sera (SERAMONASTERY): Tibetan Buddhist monasteries, one of the six well-known, is located north of Lhasa City salad Wuzi mountain by Tsongkhapa the first sub-Shakya Yeshe created in the year 1419. Temple built on mountains, large-scale, building magnificent colorful, and Ganden, Drepung Monastery, and called the three major monasteries in Lhasa. Mass College of Tibetan Buddhism, the monastery is particularly famous for the local government of Tibet before liberation trained a lot of monks. A monk from the monastery once a day debate on economic activities is a must-see tourist tourism projects.
Yangbajain is a town approximately 87 kilometers (54 miles) north-west of Lhasa, halfway to Damxung in the Tibet Autonomous Region of China. The town lies in an upland lush green valley surrounded by the tents of Nomads with grazing yak and sheep populating the hillside. It is the site Yangpachen Monastery, which was historically the seat of the Shamarpas of Karma Kagyü and the Yangbajing International Cosmic-Ray Observatory.
The area is famous for the Yangbajain hot springs, which have been harnessed to produce much of the electricity for the capital Lhasa. There is a thermoelectric power plant on the edge of the Yangbajain hot springs field covering 20–30 square kilometers. The thermoelectric power plant was established in 1977, and the first development of geothermal power not only in Tibet but in the whole of China.
The Yangbajain hot springs field is at an altitude of 4290–4500 m which makes it the highest altitude set of hot springs in China, and possibly the world. The water emerges at 30 degrees C-84 degrees C, which is above the boiling point at that altitude.