Next to Lhasa, Shigatse is another important city of Tibet, located in the Shigatse region, the southern part of Tibet. In Tibetan it means "the best manor" and actually it is beautiful for it's in the valley and the way its agriculture is developed. Beside the great natural scenery, it's also a historical city of 600 years old. It once the political center and the cultural center of Tibet. So there are some really important Lama temples and traditional Tibetan festivals to visit.