Jiangzi
in Tibet Autonomous Region, China

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
28.920 and 89.600 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 28° 55' 12" and E 89° 35' 58"
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: 10:10 AM (Saturday)
Timezone: Asia/Urumqi
UTC/GMT offset: 8 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:35 am and 6:32 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-33.637 and -78.834 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Robinson Crusoe
References
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Touring Jiangzi

Jiangzi in Tibet Autonomous Region with it's 10,000 residents is a town located in China about 1,697 mi (or 2,730 km) south-west of Beijing, the country's capital place.

Time in Jiangzi is now 10:10 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Asia / Urumqi with an UTC offset of 6 hours. We know of 7 airports nearby Jiangzi. The closest airport in China is Lhasa Gonggar Airport in a distance of 83 mi (or 134 km), East. 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 105 mi (or 168 km), North-East.

Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Jangra, Zijin, Niandui, Kangzhuo and Nanni. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 14°C / 57 °F

Morning Temperature 6°C / 42 °F
Evening Temperature 7°C / 44 °F
Night Temperature 6°C / 42 °F
Chance of rainfall 13%
Air Humidity 43%
Air Pressure 1007.7 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 56% of sky
General Conditions Heavy intensity rain

Sunday, 25th of August 2019

12°C (54 °F)
8°C (46 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Monday, 26th of August 2019

13°C (55 °F)
8°C (47 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Tuesday, 27th of August 2019

14°C (58 °F)
9°C (49 °F)
Few clouds, gentle breeze.

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Tibetan Odyssey - Mountain Goats (47)

Published: May 20, 2012
Length: 42:18 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: TibetanOdyssey

Enroute Gyantse, Tibet, from Lhasa, Tibet, on July 6, 1999.


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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.

Gyantse

Gyantse is a town located in Gyantse County, Shigatse Prefecture. It was historically considered the third largest and most prominent town in the Tibet region, but there are now at least ten larger Tibetan cities.

Located at 28.95, 89.6333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Tibet, Shigatse Prefecture, Township-level divisions of Tibet

Gyantse County

Gyantse County officially Gyangzê County is a county of the Shigatse Prefecture in the Tibet Autonomous Region. Its main settlement is Gyantse Town known for its monasteries.

Located at 28.8958, 89.6258 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Counties of Tibet, Shigatse Prefecture

Drongtse Monastery

Drongtse Monastery is a Tibetan Buddhist monastery was formerly one of the most important Gelug monasteries in Tsang, Tibet. There was also a chorten there. Drongtse Monastery, is 19 km northwest of Gyantse and 14 km north of Tsechen Monastery, on the "Southern Friendship Highway" to Shigatse, and just 6 km south of the site of the early Tsi Nesar temples.

Located at 28.95, 89.5333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buddhist monasteries in Tibet, Buddhist temples in Tibet, 1442 establishments, Shigatse Prefecture, Gelug monasteries

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Gyangtse, Chiang-tzu, Gyantse, Chiang-tzu-tsung, Kiangtze, Gyam-dze, Gyang-tse Jong, Gyangzê, Jiangzi Zhen, Gyangze, Гьянгдзе, Jiangzi, 江孜, 江孜镇