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View Yala Mountain from Tagong

Photo by China Greatway Tour

Posted: April 19, 2021

In Tagong, from the hillside next to the Muya Golden Pagoda, you can enjoy the panoramic view of the Zhara Lhatse (5.820 m, also Jara or Yala), when the weather is good, the scenery at sunset is especially spectacular.

The Yala Mountain is located at the junction of Daofu, Kangding and Danba counties in the Ganzi Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture in Western Sichuan. It is called the "Second Shambhala" in ancient Tibetan books. The main peak of Yala Mountain is 5820 meters above sea level. It is one of the main peaks of Da Xue Shan Mountain. It is one of the four sacred mountains in Tibetan area recorded in "King Gesar". It is called "Oriental White Yak". Its northwest is connected to Tagong Grassland, forming a magnificent landscape of snow-capped mountains and grasslands.

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Photo by Liu Bin, China Greatway Tour