Lhasa

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Lhasa
ལྷ་ས། · 拉萨
ཁྲིན་ཀོན་ཆུས · 城关区
Collage of views of Lhasa, Tibet.jpg
Coordinates: 29°39′N 91°07′E / 29.65°N 91.117°E / 29.65; 91.117Coordinates: 29°39′N 91°07′E / 29.65°N 91.117°E / 29.65; 91.117
Province Tibet
Elevation 3,490 m (11,540 ft)
Population (2000 census)
 • Total 223,001
Postal code 850000
Website [1]

Lhasa (Tibetan: ལྷ་ས།; Chinese: 拉萨) is a city in Tibet. It is one of the highest cities in the world. It has many Tibetan Buddhist sites such as the Potala Palace, Jokhang and Norbulingka.