Barkhor Market & Barkhor Square
Barkhor Market is one of the must-see places of Lhasa to view modern day Lhasa and its diversity of culture. The Barkhor was served as both passage way for praying and commercial center of Lhasa.
Located in the old cit section of Lhasa, the Barkhor Market has all kinds of goods from turquoise jewelry to meditation beads, colorful traditional clothes and yak wool sweaters. More than 120 workmanship and craftsmanship stores and 200 or thereabouts market remains in the Barkhor Street: it is an unquestionable requirement go spot for all gift shopping. Tibetan floor coverings, blades, broadswords, customary garments, gold and silver adornments and a wide range of conventional carefully assembled craftwork can undoubtedly be found in this road. One tip, Tibetan dots particularly are extremely costly, so keep in mind to deal with the merchants, whatever you purchase! You can likewise find marvelous nourishment on Barkhor Street.One can watch groups of monks draped in their marnoon and saffron robes mingling with Tibetans from remote areas wearing long boots, sporting daggers.