Zongshan Anti-British Relic Site in Gyantse County, Shigatse
Chinese Name: 江孜宗山抗英遗址
English Name: Zongshan Anti-British Relic Site in Gyantse County, Shigatse
Location: Located in Gyantse County, Shigatse
Admission Fee: Free
Opening Hours: All the day
The site is located in Gyantse County, Shigatse, which is the “national key cultural relic protection unit(全国重点文物保护单位)” and “national patriotic education base(全国爱国主义教育基地)”. The people of Gyantse County rose up against the invasion of British imperialism on this Zongshan Mountain in 1904. Writing a patriotic scene, Gyantse County is reputed as a “Hero City”. Lying in the center of the ancient city of Gyantse County, Zongshan is 4,187 meters above sea level. Due to its special geographical location and convenient transportation, Gyantse County plays an important role in Tibetan history.
We can take a shuttle bus from Shigatse to Gyantse County, then transfer a local mini bus to Zongshan Kangying Relic Site.
Attraction Travel Tips:
· pay attention to respect the local customs.
· 2 – 3 hours travel.
· best season to travel: all the year round.