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This was the highest point of my travel from Lhasa to Gyantse at over 16,00 ft.
The glacier background was stunning, although too far away to get to as we were just having a short stop. The views the other way over the Yamdok lake...More
Our group of 14 from Sri Lanka travelled in a private coach from Lhasa to Shigatse on 7th June 2018. Unfortunately it was a cloudy chilly day with intermittent rain. Along the way we climbed up to Kambala Pass (4800 metres) and followed the scenic...More
Karola Glacier is quite a nice stop, though be prepared for hoards of locals asking you to purchase things from them, or asking to pose for a picture with you, for a price. They are quite persistent, and will follow you, even as you walk...More
So beautiful breathtaking scene although the journey is very tough. Sure recommend to every traveler who gonna visit to Tibet. There are 4,5 local woman keep asking for photo model together with charges. Bargain first before taking photo to avoid argument. We can't stand the...More
Stopped at the glacier during our drive back to Lhasa from Everest Base Camp. The glacier is undeniably beautiful, and very close to the road. However, the memory I'll keep of the place was that it was impossible to leave our vehicle without dozens of...More
The Karola Glacier will be one of your stops as you travel from Lhasa to Gyantse. The starkness of the mountain peaks far above the tree line contrasted with with the white snow of the glacier is quite striking.
At the view point the glacier...More