in Tibet Autonomous Region, China

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
29.193 and 91.772 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 29° 11' 35" and E 91° 46' 19"
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: 02:16 PM (Sunday)
Timezone: Asia/Urumqi
UTC/GMT offset: 8 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
4:58 am and 6:40 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-33.637 and -78.834 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Robinson Crusoe
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Discover Changzhug

Changzhug in Tibet Autonomous Region is a city in China about 1,577 mi (or 2,538 km) south-west of Beijing, the country's capital city.

Local time in Changzhug is now 02:16 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Asia / Urumqi with an UTC offset of 6 hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Changzhug. The closest airport in China is Lhasa Gonggar Airport in a distance of 52 mi (or 84 km), 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 51 mi (or 82 km), North-West. Looking for a place to stay? we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Naidong, Pozhang, Layu, Dopozhang and Sozhug. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 19°C / 65 °F

Morning Temperature 11°C / 52 °F
Evening Temperature 19°C / 65 °F
Night Temperature 14°C / 58 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 23%
Air Pressure 1005 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 96% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Monday, 20th of May 2024

19°C (66 °F)
17°C (62 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Tuesday, 21st of May 2024

20°C (69 °F)
18°C (64 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Wednesday, 22nd of May 2024

22°C (71 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, scattered clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Ya Long He Hotel

2,7 mi
No.18 Hubei Avenue
856004 Shannan

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Shannan Huaxin Business

2,6 mi
Sanxiang Dadao, Nadong County
856000 Shannan

Time Information

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

Shannan Hotel Domestic only

2,8 mi
No.2 Hunan Road Nadong County Shannan Area
856100 Shannan

Time Information

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

Jinlong Business Hotel

2,6 mi
18 Minzu Road
856100 Shannan

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Xuege Hotel

2,9 mi
No.1 Hunan Avenue, Zedang Town
856000 Shannan

Time Information

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

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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.

Nêdong County

Nêdong County, is a county of the Shannan Prefecture in the Tibet Autonomous Region. Changzhug Temple, an important and very early, Buddhist monastery, dating to the reign of Songtsen Gampo, is located in the Yarlung Valley in Nêdong as is the Yungbulakang Palace.

Located at 29.22, 91.78 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Counties of Tibet, Shannan Prefecture

Tradruk Temple

Tradruk Temple, also written Changzhug Monastery, in the Yarlung Valley is the earliest great geomantic temple after the Jokhang - and some sources say it is even pre-dates the Jokhang. It is located in Nêdong County of Lhoka (Shannan) Prefecture in the Tibet Autonomous Region of China, about seven kilometres south of the county seat Tsetang.

Located at 29.1939, 91.7719 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buddhist temples in Tibet, Buddhist monasteries in Tibet, Shannan Prefecture, Buddhist pilgrimages, 7th-century architecture, Tang Dynasty art

Nêdong (village)

Nedong or Netong, is a village in the Tibet Autonomous Region of China. Nedong was the seat of the Phagmodrupa dynasty which was the dominating regime in Tibet from 1354 to 1435 and maintained a degree of authority until the early 17th century.

Located at 29.2333, 91.8 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Tibet

Yarlung Valley

The Yarlung Valley is formed by the Yarlung River and refers especially to the district where it joins with the Chongye River, and broadens out into a large plain about 2 km wide, before they flow north into the Yarlung Tsangpo River or Brahmaputra. It is situated in Nedong County of Lhokha Prefecture in the Tibet Autonomous Region of China. The capital of Lhokha Prefecture, Zêtang, in the Yarlung Valley, is one of Tibet's largest cities, and is 183 km southeast of Lhasa.

Located at 29.2, 91.7667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Valleys of Tibet, Populated places in Tibet, History of Tibet

Popular in vicinity

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

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Changzhu Zhen, Changzhug, Changzhu, 昌珠, 昌珠镇