in Sichuan, China

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
31.816 and 98.596 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 31° 48' 59" and E 98° 35' 44"
Currency and Currency Code:
Yuan Renminbi - CNY
Spoken languages:
Chinese, Uighur, Zhuang
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 01:18 PM (Monday)
Timezone: Asia/Shanghai
UTC/GMT offset: 8 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:17 am and 7:16 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-33.637 and -78.834 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Robinson Crusoe
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Current travel safety evaluation for China in Eastern Asia

Safety Score: 3,9 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to China.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning China. Last Update: 2021-06-16 08:28:49

Touring Gengqing

Gengqing in Sichuan is a town located in China about 1,140 mi (or 1,834 km) south-west of Beijing, the country's capital place.

Time in Gengqing is now 01:18 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Asia / Shanghai with an UTC offset of 8 hours. We know of 2 airports nearby Gengqing. The closest airport in China is Yushu Batang Airport in a distance of 115 mi (or 185 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Jomda, Molo, Moluo, Qumong and Ganzi. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 11°C / 51 °F

Morning Temperature 4°C / 38 °F
Evening Temperature 4°C / 39 °F
Night Temperature 1°C / 33 °F
Chance of rainfall 4%
Air Humidity 48%
Air Pressure 1010 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 10 km/h (6 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 78% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Tuesday, 28th of September 2021

12°C (53 °F)
3°C (38 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Wednesday, 29th of September 2021

12°C (54 °F)
4°C (39 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Thursday, 30th of September 2021

13°C (55 °F)
5°C (41 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, clear sky.

Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Derge Parkhang

The Derge Parkhang, (pronunciation "Dehr-geh", alternative names Dege Parkhang, Derge Sutra Printing Temple, Dege Yinjing Yuan, Derge Barkhang, Dege Barkhang, Barkhang, Parkhang, Bakong Scripture Printing Press and Monastery) is one of the foremost cultural treasures of Tibet. Derge is a county seat in a high valley in Kham, an eastern districts eastern district of traditional Tibet which is now part of China's Sichuan Province.

Located at 31.8063, 98.581 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Buddhist monasteries in Sichuan, Tibetan Buddhism, Kham


Goinqên is a town in the Garzê Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture of Sichuan, China.

Located at 31.8167, 98.6 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Garzê Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Gengqing.

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Tenko, Dêqê, Te-hua, Derge, Teko Kengching, Dege Gonchen, Te-ko-hsien, Tehko, Te-ko, Te-ke, Goinqên, Gengqing, Gengqing Zhen, 更庆, 更庆镇