Zijin
in Tibet Autonomous Region, China

How to get there and get around
Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
28.920 and 89.533 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 28° 55' 12" and E 89° 32' 0"
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: 11:09 AM (Friday)
Timezone: Asia/Urumqi
UTC/GMT offset: 8 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:08 am and 5:23 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: 2020-10-22 08:28:59

Discover Zijin

Zijin in Tibet Autonomous Region is a town in China about 1,700 mi (or 2,736 km) south-west of Beijing, the country's capital city.

Current time in Zijin is now 11:09 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named Asia / Urumqi with an UTC offset of 6 hours. We know of 7 airports near Zijin. The closest airport in China is Lhasa Gonggar Airport in a distance of 87 mi (or 140 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 108 mi (or 174 km), North-East.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Jangra, Kangzhuo, Jiangzi, Zangka and Zhongzi. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 11°C / 52 °F

Morning Temperature -1°C / 31 °F
Evening Temperature 9°C / 47 °F
Night Temperature 5°C / 42 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 33%
Air Pressure 1011 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (3 mph) from South
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Saturday, 24th of October 2020

11°C (53 °F)
6°C (42 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Sunday, 25th of October 2020

12°C (53 °F)
5°C (42 °F)
Few clouds, light breeze.

Monday, 26th of October 2020

11°C (52 °F)
4°C (39 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

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 2 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:
Zijin, Zijin Xiang, 紫金, 紫金乡