Source: The management bureau of the Potala Palace
Since the Corona Virus has spread all over the world and Tibet has got it’s single virus case confirmed in the end of January, travel Tibet & visit Potala Palace has totally been closed but luckyly after around 18 days medical treatment given to the patient by the number three people’s hospital in Lhasa, the patient was compeletely cured and sent back to mainland China. Since then Tibet does not have Corona virus any more. However all the tourists sites including the Potala Palace are still remained closed so the Potala Palace co-operated with Taobao flat form to show the live online visit to the Potala Palace. The Potala Palace will be the first webcast on Taobao Live
In order to actively respond to the guidance from the State Administration of Cultural Heritage on “continuing to use digital resources, and continuously enrich and improve the display and content through online exhibitions, online education, and online public courses, etc., to provide quality digital cultural products and services” as well as in order to slowly start travel Tibet & visit Potala Palace, there is a good Tibet travel news which says, From 14:00 to 15:00 on March 1, 2020, the Potala Palace Management Office will open a live broadcast tour of the Potala Palace for the first time in the form of a Taobao Plat Form live which makes a new record to the travel Tibet history.
The Potala Palace is a world cultural heritage site and is loved by tourists at home and abroad so it is an ideal place for travel Tibet & visit Potala Palace. The Potala Palace administration or management office said “ We sincerely invite the majority of tourists to visit the Potala Palace in a panoramic way through Taobao’s online platform live show to get a more unique and interactive experience. At the same time, Taobao’s live show will also bring new development directions to the digitalization of the travel Tibet and the Potala Palace’s touring. Until the Corona Virus was gone away from us, The Potala Palace will keep on this live broadcast Potala Palace tour and hope that the majority of tourists and Tibetan pilgrims like this. At the same time, we are willing to have your valuable feedback through the interactive platform. We will further enhance the experience of online tours’’.
We wish you all a pleasant visit! Tashi Delek!
Potala Palace Management Office
February 29, 2020