in Tibet Autonomous Region, China

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
31.729 and 80.335 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 31° 43' 46" and E 80° 20' 6"
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: 01:52 PM (Friday)
Timezone: Asia/Shanghai
UTC/GMT offset: 8 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:35 am and 9:36 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-27.155 and -109.432 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Hanga Roa
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Delve into Garyarsa

Garyarsa in Tibet Autonomous Region is a town located in China about 2,082 mi (or 3,351 km) west of Beijing, the country's capital town.

Time in Garyarsa is now 01:52 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named Asia / Shanghai with an UTC offset of 8 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Garyarsa. The closest airport in China is Ngari Gunsa Airport in a distance of 30 mi (or 49 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. The closest heritage site is Nanda Devi and Valley of Flowers National Parks in India at a distance of 80 mi (or 129 km).

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Gar, Toding, Langjiu, Shiquanhe and Geji. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 23°C / 73 °F

Morning Temperature 16°C / 62 °F
Evening Temperature 20°C / 68 °F
Night Temperature 19°C / 66 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 63%
Air Pressure 1010 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 47% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Saturday, 28th of May 2022

23°C (74 °F)
19°C (66 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Sunday, 29th of May 2022

25°C (77 °F)
19°C (67 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Monday, 30th of May 2022

27°C (81 °F)
20°C (68 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, scattered clouds.

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.


Gartok, now called Garyarsa, is a trade-market of Tibet, situated on the bank of the Indus on the road between Shigatse and Leh, to the east of Simla. At an elevation of 14,630 ft (4,460 m), it is located at the base of the Kailash Range; it was formerly the main town and summer capital of western Tibet, and its administrator was called the Garpon. The name means 'military camp. ' Pop. (mid-1980s est. ) fewer than 10,000.

Located at 31.75, 80.3667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article


Garyarsa is a village in the Tibet Autonomous Region of China.

Located at 31.75, 80.3667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Tibet, Ngari Prefecture

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Ya-so, Gartok, Ya-sha, Ko-ta-k’o, Ka-erh-ya-sha, Ka-erh-tu, Ko-erh-ya-sha, Ka-ta-k’o, Garyarsa, Gartog, Ga’eryasha, 噶尔雅沙, Gadake, 噶大克, 噶尔亚沙