Zhaxijicai
in Tibet Autonomous Region, China

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
29.259 and 88.878 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 29° 15' 32" and E 88° 52' 40"
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: 04:19 PM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Asia/Urumqi
UTC/GMT offset: 8 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:50 am and 6:06 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-33.637 and -78.834 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Robinson Crusoe
References
This place on Geonames.org

Delve into Zhaxijicai

Zhaxijicai in Tibet Autonomous Region is located in China about 1,720 mi (or 2,768 km) south-west of Beijing, the country's capital town.

Current time in Zhaxijicai is now 04:19 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Urumqi with an UTC offset of 6 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Zhaxijicai. The closest airport in China is Lhasa Gonggar Airport in a distance of 123 mi (or 197 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

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: Xigaze, Bianxiong, Bazha, Gadong and Dobjoi. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 10°C / 50 °F

Morning Temperature 4°C / 38 °F
Evening Temperature 8°C / 47 °F
Night Temperature 4°C / 38 °F
Chance of rainfall 5%
Air Humidity 54%
Air Pressure 1014.7 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 99% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Thursday, 19th of September 2019

3°C (37 °F)
1°C (34 °F)
Snow, overcast clouds.

Friday, 20th of September 2019

5°C (41 °F)
2°C (36 °F)
Light snow, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Saturday, 21st of September 2019

7°C (44 °F)
4°C (40 °F)
Moderate rain, scattered clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

VanRay International Resort - Shigatse

Address
0,6 mi
Xigezi Street, Shigatse.
857000 Rikaze
China

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
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Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Gesar Hotel

Address
1,0 mi
Long Jiang Road
857002 Shigatse
China

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
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Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Jiumuyamei International Hotel

Address
1,4 mi
No. 3 Jilin North Road, Shigatse, Shigatse Prefecture, China
857000 Rikaze
China

Time Information

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


Videos from this area

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

2010-10-12 Trip to Xigaze

Published: November 10, 2010
Length: 44:05 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Jan Zuidema

2010-10-12 Trip to Xigaze.


Tibetan Odyssey - Shalu Monastery (86)

Published: May 01, 2012
Length: 42:25 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: TibetanOdyssey

Touring Shalu Monastery near Shigatse, Tibet, on July 8, 1999.


Hiking around Mt. Kalish Lonelytraveller's photos around Tibet, China (tibet china hiking)

Published: December 09, 2010
Length: 23:25 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu

Preview of Lonelytraveller's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: http://www.travelpod.com/travel-blog-entries/lonelytraveller/1/1181725500/tpod.html This blog preview was made by...


Tibetan Odyssey - Tashilhunpo Monastery (108)

Published: April 29, 2012
Length: 43:01 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: TibetanOdyssey

Touring Tashilhunpo Monastery in Shigatse, Tibet, on July 9, 1999. Here we had the honor and privilege of witnessing one of the most intriguing aspects of Tibetan Buddhism: "debate practice."...


Tibetan Odyssey - Tashilhunpo Monastery (103)

Published: April 29, 2012
Length: 45:41 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: TibetanOdyssey

Touring Tashilhunpo Monastery in Shigatse, Tibet, on July 9, 1999. Throughout the exterior of the monastery, we come across many dogs peacefully playing or chewing on branches left by the...


باللاتينية Syria Asia אסיה

Published: January 11, 2010
Length: 41:18 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: congressmana

In the wake of the Abdulmutallab terror act, the administration announced that any traveler flying into the United States from foreign countries will receive tightened random screening, and...


Tibetan Odyssey - Enroute Tashilhunpo Monastery (95)

Published: May 01, 2012
Length: 31:11 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: TibetanOdyssey

Enroute Tashilhunpo Monastery in Shigatse, Tibet, on July 9, 1999. As we approach the monastery, we make a short stop at a traditional Tibetan country store.


Tibetan Odyssey - Enroute Shigatse (91)

Published: May 01, 2012
Length: 30:42 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: TibetanOdyssey

Enroute Shigatse, Tibet, on July 9, 1999.


Tibetan Odyssey - Tashilhunpo Monastery (101)

Published: April 29, 2012
Length: 45:30 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: TibetanOdyssey

Touring Tashilhunpo Monastery in Shigatse, Tibet, on July 9, 1999. Our Tibetan tour guide explains that this monastery is part of the Gelugpa Sect, or "Yello...


Tibetan Odyssey - Shalu Monastery (85)

Published: May 01, 2012
Length: 20:38 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: TibetanOdyssey

Touring Shalu Monastery near Shigatse, Tibet, on July 8, 1999.


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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.

Shigatse Prefecture

Shigatse Prefecture officially, Xigazê Prefecture; is a prefecture of Tibet Autonomous Region in China. The administrative center of the prefecture is the city of Shigatse. Some of the towns in the prefecture: Tingri, Nyalam. The prefecture is roughly located within the historical Tsang Province of the old Tibet.

Located at 29.267, 88.881 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Shigatse Prefecture, Prefectures of Tibet

Tashilhunpo Monastery

Tashilhunpo Monastery, founded in 1447 by Gendun Drup, the First Dalai Lama, is a historic and culturally important monastery next to Shigatse, the second-largest city in Tibet. It was sacked when the Gurkhas invaded Tibet and captured Shigatse in 1791 before a combined Tibetan and Chinese army drove them back as far as the outskirts of Kathmandu, when they were forced to agree to keep the peace in future, pay tribute every five years, and return what they had looted from Tashilhunpo.

Located at 29.2675, 88.8811 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buddhist monasteries in Tibet, Buddhist temples in Tibet, 1447 establishments, Shigatse Prefecture, Gelug monasteries

Shalu Monastery

Shalu Monastery or Ṣalu Monastery (which should have the initial S with a grave accent) is small monastery 22 km south of Shigatse in Tibet. Founded in 1040 by Chetsun Sherab Jungnay, for centuries it was renowned as a centre of scholarly learning and psychic training and its mural paintings were considered to be the most ancient and beautiful in Tibet.

Located at 29.1278, 88.9926 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buddhist monasteries in Tibet, Buddhist temples in Tibet, History of Buddhism, 1040 establishments, Religious organizations established in the 11th century

Donggar

Donggar is a town in Doilungdêqên County in the Tibet Autonomous Region of China, northwest of Lhasa. It lies at an altitude of 3,828 metres (12,562 feet). The town has a population of about 4000 people with 9,359 people in the township and lies roughly 10 miles north of Nam Co lake. It lies approximately 17.8 miles south of Dobjoi and is near Cha'gyungoinba. In 1962 Donggar became an administrative township, covering an area of 85 square kilometers.

Located at 29.3167, 88.8167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Lhasa Prefecture

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Zhaxijicai, 扎西吉彩