The Eight White Pagodas in Seni District, Nagqu
Chinese Name: 草原八塔
English Name: The Eight White Pagodas
Location: Located in Nagqu County, Nagqu
Admission Fee: Free
Opening Hours: All Day
About The Eight White Pagodas in Nagqu County, Nagqu
The Eight White Pagodas is located in Nagqu County near the Qinghai-Tibet Highway. The Eight White Pagadas bring some mysterious tragic color in the vast prairie. According to legend, when King Gelsall was galloping expedition, one of his general Xiaba(夏巴) died here. In order to commend Xiaba, Gelsall built The Eight White Pagodas. Every month in Tibetan calendar, herdsmen are coming to worship the Eight White Pagodas on the fifteenth day and thirtieth day. Some of the believers passing through the road will threw a large number of paper which printed horse pattern. It is said that this can remove disaster and bless peace.
The advanced traffic system provides visitors convenient ways to travel. Visitors can take bus or choose self-driving. On account of snow and occasional road accidents, highway closures and concomitant traffic delays are not uncommon.
• Traveling Seasons: All seansons