Shangrekuo
in Tibet Autonomous Region, China

How to get there and get around
Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
28.922 and 89.569 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 28° 55' 19" and E 89° 34' 8"
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: 01:29 PM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Asia/Urumqi
UTC/GMT offset: 8 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:53 am and 5:51 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: 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

Delve into Shangrekuo

Shangrekuo in Tibet Autonomous Region is a town located in China about 1,698 mi (or 2,733 km) south-west of Beijing, the country's capital town.

Time in Shangrekuo is now 01:29 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Urumqi with an UTC offset of 6 hours. We know of 7 airports closer to Shangrekuo. The closest airport in China is Lhasa Gonggar Airport in a distance of 85 mi (or 137 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 106 mi (or 171 km), North-East.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Jangra, Jiangzi, Zijin, Kangzhuo and Zangka. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 15°C / 59 °F

Morning Temperature 7°C / 45 °F
Evening Temperature 17°C / 63 °F
Night Temperature 14°C / 58 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 26%
Air Pressure 1014 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 8% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Wednesday, 29th of September 2021

12°C (53 °F)
15°C (59 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Thursday, 30th of September 2021

18°C (64 °F)
16°C (60 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, few clouds.

Friday, 1st of October 2021

18°C (65 °F)
15°C (59 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.

Videos from this area

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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.


Gyantse, Tibet

Published: November 26, 2018
Length: 50:41 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Ben & Rose Cubbage

See more travel info on Tibet at: bit.ly/gyantse Gyantse is a small town with a population of 15000 people that is 260 km west of Lhasa, Tibet. The town was a ...


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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.

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 3 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:
Shangrekuo, 上热扩