View Full Version : Highest monastery in the World, China discussion

08-06-2006, 03:40 PM
This is a discussion thread for the following file:<br><br><b><a href=http://www.googleearthhacks.com/dlfile3919/Highest-monastery-in-the-World,-China.htm>Highest monastery in the World, China</a></b><br><br>Rongbuk Monastery (at elevation 5000 meters ) is the highest monastery in the world. It is also the last inhabited spot before Everest Base Camp, about 7 km distant. From Rongbuk Monastery the huge north face of Everest is clearly seen.<br><br><img src=http://www.googleearthhacks.com/images/new/080505/353570rong_150.jpg>