Introduction to Kangrinboqe Peak (冈仁波齐峰)
For hundreds of years, this peak with mystical stories and legends has pulled thousands of Chinese and overseas religious devotees, tourists.The Kangrinboqe Peak is considered as the one of the centers of Tibetan Buddhism, Hinduism and the Bön. Around Kangrinboqe Peak there are five monasteries and it is considered as holy mountain worldwide.Kangrinboqe Peak is not the highest mountain in the region, but it’s the only mountain shine the striking, scintillating sunlight. It is believed that pilgrims can wash away their lifetime sins after traveling once around the mountain; they are remitted of the suffering of Hell during the 500 samsara if they travel 10 times around the mountain.
Burang County, Tibetan Autonomous Region, China
Distinctive and stunning four sides of the Kangrinboqe Peak
Admisssion: included in Ali Scenic Area Combo Ticket (CNY200)
Opening Hours: all day
There is no frequent bus bound for Kangrinboqe Peak. Travelers can only take a free ride from passing vehicles or hire a car to reach village at the foot named Darchen.
1. Recommended length of visit: 1-3 days
2. Ideal season to visit: May to late June (weather in its prime), try to avoid visit there between early July to August when rain season sets in.
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