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Gongkar Destination Guide

Touring Gongkar in China.

Gongkar in the region of Tibet Autonomous Region is located in China - some 1,633 mi (or 2,628 km) South-West of Beijing, the country's capital city.

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Time in Gongkar is now 10:41 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Urumqi" with an UTC offset of 8 hours. Depending on your travel resources, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Thimphu, Shillong, Kohima, Itanagar, Shigatse or Naidong. Being here already, consider visiting Dongra, Zhiqu, Nyainba, Yueqoi, Gogkar and Gongkar. We collected some hobby film in the internet. 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, 90.8 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 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, 90.8 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 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, 90.8 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 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, 90.8 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Tibet

Ngarzhag

Ngarzhag is a village in the Tibet Autonomous Region of China.

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Located at 29, 90.8 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Shannan Prefecture