Cangrecun
in Tibet Autonomous Region, China

How to get there and get around
Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
29.668 and 91.164 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 29° 40' 4" and E 91° 9' 50"
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: 09:39 AM (Sunday)
Timezone: Asia/Urumqi
UTC/GMT offset: 8 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:45 am and 5:47 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-33.637 and -78.834 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Robinson Crusoe
References
This place on Geonames.org
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

Discover Cangrecun

Cangrecun in Tibet Autonomous Region is a place in China about 1,589 mi (or 2,558 km) south-west of Beijing, the country's capital city.

Current time in Cangrecun is now 09:39 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Asia / Urumqi with an UTC offset of 6 hours. We know of 2 airports near Cangrecun. The closest airport in China is Lhasa Gonggar Airport in a distance of 30 mi (or 48 km), South-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Historic Ensemble of the Potala Palace, Lhasa in a distance of 3 mi (or 5 km), West. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Jibenggang, Lhasa, Niu, Nam and Caina. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 13°C / 56 °F

Morning Temperature 10°C / 50 °F
Evening Temperature 12°C / 54 °F
Night Temperature 9°C / 48 °F
Chance of rainfall 4%
Air Humidity 66%
Air Pressure 1014 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from South
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 97% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Monday, 27th of September 2021

10°C (49 °F)
6°C (43 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Tuesday, 28th of September 2021

14°C (56 °F)
8°C (46 °F)
Few clouds, light breeze.

Wednesday, 29th of September 2021

10°C (50 °F)
9°C (49 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

The St. Regis Lhasa Resort

Address
2,0 mi
NO 22 JIANGSU RD
850000 Lhasa
China

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


GAKYILING HOTEL TIBET STYLE

Address
0,9 mi
31 NAJIN ROAD
850000 LHASA
China

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Lingtsang Boutique Hotel

Address
2,3 mi
#38
850000 Lasa
China

Time Information

Checkout: 15:00 - Checkin: 08:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


BRAHMAPUTRA GRAND HOTEL

Address
1,6 mi
SECTION B YANGCHENG PLAZA GONGBUTANG ROAD
850000 Lhasa
China

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Tibet Minzu Hotel - Lhasa

Address
1,6 mi
4 ZaJi Road
850000 Lhasa
China

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


The Tibet Cang-gyan Lhasa Hotel

Address
1,8 mi
No. 83 Beijing East Road, Chengguan District, Lhasa, China
Lhasa
China

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Tibet Jingu Hotel

Address
2,6 mi
No. 13 Yutuo Road, Chengguan District, Lhasa, China
Lhasa
China

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Taicheng Hotel

Address
1,8 mi
No.266 East Dangre Road
850000 Lhasa
China

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


SAI KANG HOTEL POTALA PALACE

Address
2,5 mi
25 BEIJING EAST ROAD CHENGGUAN DISTRICT
850000 LHASA
China

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


InterContinental Hotels LHASA PARADISE

Address
2,0 mi
No.1 Jiangsu Avenue
850000 Lhasa
China

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


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Published: September 10, 2018
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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.

Jokhang

The Jokhang,, also called the Qokang Monastery, Jokang, Jokhang Temple, Jokhang Monastery or Zuglagkang, is located on Barkhor Square in Lhasa. For most Tibetans it is the most sacred and important temple in Tibet. It is in some regards pan-sectarian, but is controlled by the Gelug school. The temple's architectural style is a mixture of Indian vihara design, Chinese Tang Dynasty design, and Nepalese design. It was founded during the reign of king Songsten Gampo.

Located at 29.6531, 91.1314 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buddhist temples in Tibet, Buddhist monasteries in Tibet, World Heritage Sites in Tibet, Lhasa

Tibet University

Tibet University is the largest university in Tibet. It has two campuses: one in Lhasa and one in Nyingchi.

Located at 29.6459, 91.1454 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Universities and colleges in Tibet, Educational institutions established in 1985, Lhasa, Nyingchi Prefecture, 1985 establishments in China

Barkhor

The Barkhor is an area of narrow streets and a public square located around Jokhang Temple in Lhasa, Tibet. The Barkor is a popular devotional circumabulation for pilgrims and locals. The walk was about one kilometre long and encircled the entire Jokhang, the former seat of the State Oracle in Lhasa called the Muru Nyingba Monastery, and a number of nobles' houses including Tromzikhang and Jamkhang.

Located at 29.6503, 91.1331 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Lhasa

Drapchi Prison

Drapchi Prison, or Lhasa Prison No. 1 is the largest prison in Tibet, located in Lhasa. Originally built as a Tibetan military garrison, Drapchi was transformed into a prison after the 1959 Tibetan uprising. It officially opened as a prison in 1965 and consists of a series of nine units and has recently been expanded and restructured.

Located at 29.6698, 91.1364 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Tibet, Prisons in China, Lhasa

Banak Shöl Hotel

Banak Shöl Hotel is a historic hotel in the city of Lhasa, Tibet. It is located at 8 Beijing Road. The hotel is known for its distinctive wooden verandas. The Nam-Tso Restaurant is located inside the hotel and is popular with tourists visiting Lhasa.

Located at 29.6547, 91.1361 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Hotels in Tibet, Lhasa

Tsomon Ling

Tsomon Ling, Tsomonling, Tsome Ling, Chomoling (Tsho smon gling - pronounced 'Tsemonling') is a temple in inner Lhasa, south of the Ramoche Temple, and on the corner of one of the main roads, Dekyi Shar Lam. It was one of the Four Royal Colleges or Regency Temples (Ling Shi or gLing bzhi) of Lhasa built during the 17th century after the Fifth Dalai Lama assumed both temporal as well as spiritual power. The other three Ling are Tengye Ling, Kunde Ling, and Drib Tsemchok Ling.

Located at 29.6567, 91.13 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Lhasa, Buddhist monasteries in Tibet, Buddhist temples in Tibet, Gelug monasteries, History of Tibet, 17th-century establishments

Tromzikhang

Tromzikhang, is a historic building in Barkhor, Lhasa in Tibet. It is located northwest of Jokhang temple at the corner of the left side of Barkhor Tromshung Jang (street). It was demolished in the 1990s except for the magnificent facade. Today Tromzikhang is a notable market in Lhasa and a housing complex.

Located at 29.6537, 91.1329 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Lhasa, Buildings and structures in Tibet, 1700s architecture

Beer in Tibet

The production of beer in Tibet is a relatively recent phenomenon given the traditional prohibition of alcohol consumption in Tibetan Buddhism. The Chinese established the Lhasa Brewery Company in 1988, which is located in Lhasa. It is the highest brewery in the world and its brand, Lhasa Beer, is currently entering the American market.

Located at 29.6867, 91.1369 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Beer and breweries in China, Chinese alcoholic beverages, Tibetan cuisine

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Cangrecun, 藏热村