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Gogkar Destination Guide

Delve into Gogkar in China!

Gogkar in the region of Tibet Autonomous Region is a city in China - some 1,631 mi (or 2,625 km) South-West of Beijing, the country's capital.

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Current time in Gogkar is now 02:30 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Urumqi" with an UTC offset of 8 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Thimphu, Shillong, Kohima, Itanagar, Shigatse or Naidong. While being here, make sure to check out Dongra, Zhiqu, Yueqoi, Gogkar, Gyina and Qoikang as well. We encountered some video in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.




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Gebetsfahnen AVI

00:24 min ( June 08, 2012 by Mike Schumacher)
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Gebetsfahnen wehen am Yamdrok-See im tibetischen Hochland. Höhe: 4441 m. Yamdrok bedeutet "grüner Jadesee auf der oberen Alm"

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Interesting facts about this location

Yamdrok Lake

Yamdrok Lake is one of the three largest sacred lakes in Tibet . It is over 72 km long. The lake is surrounded by many snow-capped mountains and is fed by numerous small streams. The lake does have an outlet stream at its far western end. Around 90 km to the west of the lake lies the Tibetan town of Gyantse and Lhasa is a hundred km to the northeast. According to local mythology, Yamdok Yumtso lake is the transformation of a goddess.

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Located at 29.03, 90.82 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Lakes of Tibet, Sacred lakes

Chamda

Chamda is a village in the Tibet Autonomous Region of China. It lies at an altitude of 4576 metres (15,016 feet). The village has a population of about 684. It is situated near a lake south of Lhasa. List of towns and villages in Tibet

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Located at 29.03, 90.82 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Tibet

Nagarzê County

Nagarzê County is a county of the Shannan Prefecture located in the south-east of the Tibet Autonomous Region. The Yarlung Tsangpo river dominates the county.

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Located at 29.03, 90.82 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
Tags:Counties of Tibet, Shannan Prefecture

Doqoi

Doqoi is a village in the Tibet Autonomous Region, in China.

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Located at 29.03, 90.82 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 16 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Tibet