Sera Monastery

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Sera Monastery
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Murals and statues

See the exceptional murals in the small chapels - and the important statuary in the major halls.

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Other major tourism highlights include viewing notable religious relics.


The Sera Monastery has an admirable site. It lies on an alluvial apron of a foothill mountain, endowing it with an inspiring vista of the Lhasa area and backdrop mountains.

Nearest major city

Sera Monastery is situated 3 kilometers (2 miles) north of Lhasa, the capital of the Tibet (Xizang is its Chinese name).

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