Updated: May 13, 2019
Home to the Dalai Lama until 1959. Boasting exterior walls that are 9ft thick, this fortress is an impressive structure. 10,000 shrines and over 200,000 statues await you inside.
When in 1595 the Dalai Lama fled to India, this castle became a World Heritage site and museum. It is a must visit location on your to do list, if you ever visit China.