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"2016 Yamdrok Lake Cycling Experience Tour" closed
update:August 25,2016
Aug. 25, 2016 -- Lasting three days, "2016 Yamdrok Lake Cycling Experience Tour" ended on Aug.21. About 200 cyclists took part in this tour. "2016 Yamdrok Lake Cycling Experience Tour" was held at the average altitude of 4,500 meters. The cycling route, 118 kilometers in length, runs around Yamdrok Lake.
Participants in this experience tour can not only enjoy fascinating natural scenery but also make a lot of friends.
The bicycle team "Ya", the earliest bicycle team in Tibet, took part in this cycling experience tour. Dawa Tsering, the leader of "Ya" said that this was the fourth time for him to participate in the cycling race around lake and he was  satisfied with this experience tour. 
Yarmdrok Lake, the largest freshwater lake at the foot of the Himalayas, is one of Tibet's three holy lakes, together with Nam Co and Mapam Yum Co.

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