in Tibet Autonomous Region, China

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
29.101 and 87.615 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 29° 6' 4" and E 87° 36' 53"
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: 11:43 PM (Saturday)
Timezone: Asia/Urumqi
UTC/GMT offset: 8 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:29 am and 7:02 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

Explore Luru

Luru in Tibet Autonomous Region is a city in China about 1,790 mi (or 2,881 km) south-west of Beijing, the country's capital.

Local time in Luru is now 11:43 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Asia / Urumqi with an UTC offset of 6 hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Luru. The closest is airport we know is Lukla Airport in Nepal in a distance of 112 mi (or 180 km). 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 Sagarmatha National Park in Nepal at a distance of 89 mi (or 144 km).

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Quxar, Ngamring, Sajia, Jiding and Xegar. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 22°C / 71 °F

Morning Temperature 12°C / 54 °F
Evening Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Night Temperature 19°C / 65 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 32%
Air Pressure 998 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 10 km/h (6 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 13% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Sunday, 1st of August 2021

22°C (71 °F)
19°C (66 °F)
Overcast clouds, gentle breeze.

Monday, 2nd of August 2021

22°C (72 °F)
19°C (66 °F)
Overcast clouds, gentle breeze.

Tuesday, 3rd of August 2021

16°C (62 °F)
16°C (60 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Videos from this area

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Published: October 06, 2013
Length: 17:25 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: kminggg

離開拉薩,走進318國道, 上山至海拔4000米以上的路段, 天然的風景, 江河、濕地、湖泊及雪山群處處可見。 在途經曲水、尼木及拉孜縣, 參觀藏香工場和...


Published: March 02, 2018
Length: 15:43 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Niek Van Der Linden

2014: During the 8 days travel from Kathmandu to Lhasa you can see this beautiful amazing scenery from the Tbetan-hights. So blue and white, pure like the ...

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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.

Lhatse (town)

The new town of Lhatse (Lha rtse) or Lhatse Xian, is also known as Chusar (Quxar), is a small town of a few thousand people in Tibet, in the valley of the Yarlung Tsangpo River 151 km southwest of Shigatse and just west of the mountain pass leading to it. Lhatse is 4,050 m. (13,287 ft) above sea-level. The modern town is 10 km south of the old village of Lhatse and the small Gelugpa monastery of Lhatse Chode.

Located at 29.1364, 87.635 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buddhist monasteries in Tibet, History of Tibet, Populated places in Shigatse Prefecture, Township-level divisions of Tibet


Quxar is a village in the Tibet Autonomous Region of China on the Brahmaputra river. Its altitude is 3986 metres (13080 feet).

Located at 29.1, 87.65 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Tibet

Popular in vicinity

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

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Luru, 鲁如