Lhasa which literally means land god is the administrative capital of Tibet. Lhasa is placed at an altitude of 3,650m and contains only 68% of oxygen compared to sea level. Lhasa carries the history of 1,300 years and since then it is regarded as the center of politics, economy, culture and religion. Lhasa is one of the cities located in such a high altitude.Lhasa is located beneath the river basin and is surrounded by majestic Himalayas. Lhasa is embellished with many scenic spots and famous historical places such as Potala Palace, Norbulingka, Drepung Monastery, Sera Monastery, Ramoche Temple, Jokhang Temple and Barkhor Street Market.