Selagunba
in Tibet Autonomous Region, China

How to get there and get around
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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
29.701 and 91.123 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 29° 42' 1" and E 91° 7' 23"
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: 11:39 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Asia/Urumqi
UTC/GMT offset: 8 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:00 am and 5:19 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-33.637 and -78.834 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Robinson Crusoe
References
This place on Geonames.org
Current travel safety evaluation for China in Eastern Asia

Safety Score: 4,0 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: 2020-10-19 08:30:56

Delve into Selagunba

Selagunba in Tibet Autonomous Region is located in China about 1,590 mi (or 2,559 km) south-west of Beijing, the country's capital town.

Current time in Selagunba is now 11:39 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Urumqi with an UTC offset of 6 hours. We know of 2 airports close to Selagunba. The closest airport in China is Lhasa Gonggar Airport in a distance of 31 mi (or 49 km), South-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 3 mi (or 5 km), South. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Jibenggang, Lhasa, Niu, Nam and Caina. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 12°C / 53 °F

Morning Temperature 5°C / 40 °F
Evening Temperature 10°C / 50 °F
Night Temperature 7°C / 45 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 43%
Air Pressure 1012 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 1 km/h (1 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 87% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Wednesday, 21st of October 2020

13°C (55 °F)
8°C (46 °F)
Broken clouds, light breeze.

Thursday, 22nd of October 2020

13°C (55 °F)
8°C (46 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Friday, 23rd of October 2020

13°C (55 °F)
7°C (45 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Tibet Minzu Hotel - Lhasa

Address
2,1 mi
4 ZaJi Road
850000 Lhasa
China

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Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Tibet Jingu Hotel

Address
3,5 mi
No. 13 Yutuo Road, Chengguan District, Lhasa, China
Lhasa
China

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Weekend: closed


GAKYILING HOTEL TIBET STYLE

Address
3,5 mi
31 NAJIN ROAD
850000 LHASA
China

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Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Lingtsang Boutique Hotel

Address
3,5 mi
#38
850000 Lasa
China

Time Information

Checkout: 15:00 - Checkin: 08:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Thangka hotel

Address
3,5 mi
No.38 Yutuo Road
850000 Lhasa
China

Time Information

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


Haoting Hotel

Address
3,4 mi
No.48 Middle Beijing Road
850000 Lhasa
China

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Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


The Tibet Cang-gyan Lhasa Hotel

Address
3,5 mi
No. 83 Beijing East Road, Chengguan District, Lhasa, China
Lhasa
China

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
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Weekend: closed


Jingcheng International Business Hotel - Lhasa

Address
3,4 mi
48 Beijing Middle Road
850000 Lhasa
China

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Weekend: closed


SAI KANG HOTEL POTALA PALACE

Address
3,3 mi
25 BEIJING EAST ROAD CHENGGUAN DISTRICT
850000 LHASA
China

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


MIN SHAN JIN SHENG HOTEL

Address
2,8 mi
XUEXINCUN ROAD
850000 Lhasa
China

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Potala Palace, Lhasa, Tibet - China Travel Channel

Published: June 28, 2012
Length: 16:19 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: myVideoMedia GmbH

Potala Palace, Lhasa, Tibet, China http://www.myvideomedia.de English see below [dt.] Vom Dach unseres Hotels in Lhasa hat man einen schönen Ausblick auf den Potala-Palast. Dann liegt der...


Jokhang Temple, Lhasa, Tibet - China Travel Channel

Published: May 13, 2014
Length: 30:15 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: myVideoMedia GmbH

Jokhang Temple in Lhasa http://www.myvideomeda.com English see below Der Jokhang-Tempel, Tibets größtes Heiligtum, steht im Zentrum von Lhasa. Pilger umrunden ihn im Uhrzeigersinn auf dem.


Lhasa, Tibet: Pilgrims & Monks, Narrated

Published: September 23, 2007
Length: 26:23 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: TravelWithMike

The video includes The Barkhor area, The Jokhang, and several monasteries such as the Drepung, Ganden, and the Sera Monasteries. Local monks and pilgrims are thought out this video. I spend...


Sera Monastery - Lhasa, Tibet, China

Published: December 07, 2011
Length: 21:37 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: TripAdvisorTRIPWOWa

http://tripwow.tripadvisor.com/tripwow/ta-00be-80cc-45b7?ytv2=1 - Created at TripWow by TravelPod Attractions (a TripAdvisor™ company) Sera Monastery Lhasa Built in 1419 by a pupil of ...


Jokhang temple in Lhasa, Tibet

Published: November 15, 2008
Length: 55:16 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Bob Witlox

Jokhang temple in Lhasa, Tibet. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jokhang_Temple.


Journey to Tibet 2013

Published: January 18, 2014
Length: 48:57 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: ndroeify


Lhasa im November 2007 (heile Welt?)

Published: March 23, 2008
Length: 27:21 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: 511markus

Im vergangenen Herbst '07 war ich selber in Tibet und natürlich in Lhasa. Wir hatten vor, nach der letzjärigen Gruppenreise nach Indien diesmal mit unseren Teilnehmern nach Lhasa zu fliegen......


Pilgrims at the Jokhang temple in Lhasa, Tibet

Published: November 15, 2008
Length: 29:22 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Bob Witlox

Pilgrims doing prostrations in front of the Jokhang temple in Lhasa, Tibet. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jokhang_Temple.


Tibet Lhasa Jokhang Temple チベット ラサ ジョカン寺前の五体投地

Published: April 06, 2009
Length: 14:07 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: jshirakawa

2007/6/20 Tibet Lhasa Jokhang Temple チベット自治区の首府「ラサ」にあるチベット仏教の寺院、ジョカン寺の前で五体投地する信者(中国名大昭寺)


Barkhor in Lhasa, Tibet

Published: November 15, 2008
Length: 49:40 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Bob Witlox

Barkhor in Lhasa, Tibet. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lhasa.


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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.

Potala Palace

The Potala Palace is located in Lhasa, Tibet Autonomous Region, China. It is named after Mount Potalaka, the mythical abode of Chenresig or Avalokitesvara. The Potala Palace was the chief residence of the Dalai Lama until the 14th Dalai Lama fled to Dharamsala, India, during the 1959 Tibetan uprising.

Located at 29.6578, 91.1169 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buddhist buildings in Tibet, World Heritage Sites in Tibet, Royal residences in Tibet, Palaces in Tibet, Forts in Tibet, Dzongs of Tibet, Buddhist temples in Tibet, Buddhist pilgrimages, Houses completed in 1694, Lhasa

Namgyal Monastery

Namgyal Monastery is a Tibetan buddhist monastery closely associated with all the Dalai Lamas since the third. Namgyal Monastery is the personal monastery of His Holiness, the 14th Dalai Lama. Its primary role is to assist with rituals involving the Dalai Lama of Tibet. Its main tantric practices reportedly include those of Kalachakra, Yamantaka, Chakrasamvara, Guhyasamaja, and Vajrakilaya.

Located at 29.6597, 91.1169 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Tibetan Buddhist monasteries, Buddhist monasteries in Tibet, 1575 establishments, Religious organizations established in the 1570s, Gelug monasteries

Sera Monastery

Sera Monastery is one of the 'great three' Gelukpa university monasteries of Tibet, located 1.25 miles north of Lhasa. The other two are Ganden Monastery and Drepung Monastery. The origin of the name 'Sera' is attributed to a fact that the site where the monastery was built was surrounded by wild roses (se ra in Tibetan language) in bloom.

Located at 29.6981, 91.1333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buddhist monasteries in Tibet, Buddhist temples in Tibet, 1419 establishments, Religious organizations established in the 1410s, Lhasa Prefecture, Sera Monastery

Lhasa Hotel

Lhasa Hotel is one of the modern accommodation settlements built in the holy city of Lhasa, Tibet, a 4-star hotel at an altitude of 3600m. It is located northeast of Norbu Lingka. Completed in September 1985 it is located near Norbulingka in the western suburbs of the city and is the flagship of CITS's installations in Tibet. It accommodates about 1000 guests and visitors to Lhasa. Lhasa Hotel is one of the few international 4-star hotels in Tibet.

Located at 29.6581, 91.0947 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Hotels in Tibet, Lhasa

Drapchi Prison

Drapchi Prison, or Lhasa Prison No. 1 is the largest prison in Tibet, located in Lhasa. Originally built as a Tibetan military garrison, Drapchi was transformed into a prison after the 1959 Tibetan uprising. It officially opened as a prison in 1965 and consists of a series of nine units and has recently been expanded and restructured.

Located at 29.6698, 91.1364 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Tibet, Prisons in China, Lhasa

Beer in Tibet

The production of beer in Tibet is a relatively recent phenomenon given the traditional prohibition of alcohol consumption in Tibetan Buddhism. The Chinese established the Lhasa Brewery Company in 1988, which is located in Lhasa. It is the highest brewery in the world and its brand, Lhasa Beer, is currently entering the American market.

Located at 29.6867, 91.1369 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Beer and breweries in China, Chinese alcoholic beverages, Tibetan cuisine

Nyang bran

Nyang bran (Tibetan ཉང་བྲན།)is a suburb district and valley located several kilometres north of the city of Lhasa, Tibet. The valley is noted for its hermitages, belonging to the Sera Monastery, one of the three great historical monasteries of Tibet. Pabonka Hermitage, Drakri Hermitage, Chupzang Nunnery and many others are located in the valley which offers scenic views of Lhasa. Mount Parasol lies on its western side on which the Pabonka Hermitage is located.

Located at 29.7197, 91.1183 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Valleys of Tibet, Lhasa Prefecture

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Selagunba, 色拉棍巴