Qonggyaixoi
in Tibet Autonomous Region, China

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
29.033 and 91.686 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 29° 1' 57" and E 91° 41' 11"
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: 06:43 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Asia/Urumqi
UTC/GMT offset: 8 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
4:59 am and 6:56 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-33.637 and -78.834 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Robinson Crusoe
References
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Current travel safety evaluation for China in Eastern Asia

Safety Score: 3,5 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: 2022-07-04 07:29:30

Discover Qonggyaixoi

Qonggyaixoi in Tibet Autonomous Region is a place in China about 1,588 mi (or 2,555 km) south-west of Beijing, the country's capital city.

Current time in Qonggyaixoi is now 06:43 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Urumqi with an UTC offset of 6 hours. We know of 7 airports near Qonggyaixoi. The closest airport in China is Lhasa Gonggar Airport in a distance of 50 mi (or 81 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 55 mi (or 89 km), North-West.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Layu, Pozhang, Changzhug, Naidong and Dopozhang. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 23°C / 74 °F

Morning Temperature 12°C / 53 °F
Evening Temperature 26°C / 78 °F
Night Temperature 18°C / 65 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 16%
Air Pressure 1005 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from South
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Wednesday, 6th of July 2022

23°C (74 °F)
18°C (65 °F)
Few clouds, light breeze.

Thursday, 7th of July 2022

24°C (75 °F)
18°C (65 °F)
Few clouds, calm.

Friday, 8th of July 2022

25°C (77 °F)
17°C (62 °F)
Broken clouds, gentle breeze.

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.

Taktsé Castle

Taktsé Castle was a castle located in the Chingwa district of Chonggyä in central Tibet. According to legend, it was home to the kings of Tibet before Songtsen Gampo (604–650) moved his capital to Lhasa. It later became the birthplace of the Great Fifth Dalai Lama (1617–1682), whose aristocratic family had made their home there. Its ruins remain.

Located at 29.0295, 91.6841 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Tibet, Former castles

Qonggyaixoi

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

Located at 29.05, 91.6833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Tibet

Valley of the Kings (Tibet)

The Valley of the Kings or Chongye Valley branches off the Yarlung Valley to the southwest and contains a series of graveyard tumuli, approximately 27 kilometres south of Tsetang, Tibet, near the town of Qonggyai on Mure Mountain in Qonggyai County of the Shannan Prefecture. The site possesses eight large mounds of earth resembling natural hills that are believed to contain eight to ten buried Tibetan kings.

Located at 29.01, 91.68 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
History of Tibet, Cemeteries in China, Mass graves, Valleys of Tibet, Buildings and structures in Tibet, Visitor attractions in Tibet

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Chongche Dzong, Qonggyai, Ch'iung-chieh, Ch'ün-chieh-tsung, Ch'ang-che-tsung, Chonggye Dzong, Chang-ko-yeh, Qiongjie, འཕྱོངས་རྒྱས, 琼结