in Tibet Autonomous Region, China
- Historic Ensemble of the Potala Palace, Lhasa (Unesco heritage, 49 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 29.244 and 91.773 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 29° 14' 37" and E 91° 46' 21"
- 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: 04:12 PM (Thursday)
- Timezone: Asia/Urumqi
- UTC/GMT offset: 8 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:48 am and 5:33 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -33.637 and -78.834 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Robinson Crusoe
- This place on Wikipedia
- This place on Geonames.org
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: 2022-10-06 08:18:27
Delve into Tsetang
Tsetang in Tibet Autonomous Region is a town located in China about 1,575 mi (or 2,535 km) south-west of Beijing, the country's capital town.
Time in Tsetang is now 04:12 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Asia / Urumqi with an UTC offset of 6 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Tsetang. The closest airport in China is Lhasa Gonggar Airport in a distance of 52 mi (or 84 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 49 mi (or 78 km), North-West. In need of a room? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Naidong, Changzhug, Dopozhang, Pozhang and Layu. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 17°C / 63 °F
|Morning Temperature||9°C / 48 °F|
|Evening Temperature||18°C / 65 °F|
|Night Temperature||14°C / 57 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1009 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from North|
|Cloud Conditions||Scattered clouds, covering 46% of sky|
|General Conditions||Scattered clouds|
Friday, 7th of October 2022
17°C (63 °F)
14°C (57 °F)
Broken clouds, light breeze.
Saturday, 8th of October 2022
18°C (64 °F)
13°C (56 °F)
Broken clouds, light breeze.
Sunday, 9th of October 2022
18°C (64 °F)
13°C (55 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.
Hotels and Places to Stay
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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.
Zêtang is one of the largest cities in Tibet and is located in the Yarlung Valley, 183 km southeast of Lhasa in Nedong County of Lhoka (Shannan) Prefecture, Tibet Autonomous Region of China. It was (?) the capital of the Shannan Prefecture (Lhoka Prefecture), it "exercises direct control over the affairs of 13 counties: Gongkar, Tranang, Nedong, Changye, Tso-me, Lhodrok, Nakartse, Zangri, Chutsum, Lhuntse, Tsona, Gyatsa and Nang.
Nêdong County, is a county of the Shannan Prefecture in the Tibet Autonomous Region. Changzhug Temple, an important and very early, Buddhist monastery, dating to the reign of Songtsen Gampo, is located in the Yarlung Valley in Nêdong as is the Yungbulakang Palace.
Nedong or Netong, is a village in the Tibet Autonomous Region of China. Nedong was the seat of the Phagmodrupa dynasty which was the dominating regime in Tibet from 1354 to 1435 and maintained a degree of authority until the early 17th century.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Tsetang.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Chetang, Nedong, Chethang, Tsethang, Tse-tang, Zedang, རྩེད་ཐང, Zêtang, Tsetang, 泽当