Pali Prairie in Yadong County, Shigatse
Chinese Name: 帕里草原
English Name: Pali Prairie
Location: Located in Yadong County, Shigatse
Admission Fee: Free
Opening Hours: All the day
About Pali Prairie
Due to the very developed root system of meadow steppe, many roots struggle to form a grass carpet, which is both soft and elastic. In summer, the grassland is full of colorful flowers, so Pali Prairie is known as “five colors meadow(五色草甸)”. On the grassland, there is full of herdsman, and the flocks and herds around him, and Pali Prairie is famous for its unique yaks.
Pali yak has a huge body, bright color, much meat and milk. Its meat is delicious, full of nutrition, the yak is known as “drinking mineral water, eating caterpillar fungus”.
Here, you can see the chivalry and enjoy unique folk customs, such as butter tea, barley wine and boiled mutton. If you encounter a festival like horse race, archery, and yak racing, you can see the splendor of the people on the grassland.
We can take a shuttle bus from Shigatse to Yadong County, then transfer a local mini bus to Pali Prairie.
Attraction Travel Tips:
· pay attention to respect the local customs in Pali Prairie.
· 2 hours travel.
· best season to travel: Summer and Autumn.