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Gyangze Destination Guide

Touring Gyangze in China.

Gyangze in the region of Tibet Autonomous Region with it's 10,000 citizens is located in China - some 1,694 mi (or 2,726 km) South-West of Beijing, the country's capital city.

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Time in Gyangze is now 07:49 AM (Friday). 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, Itanagar, Shigatse, Qiangqinxue or Zuode. Being here already, consider visiting Gyangze, Dara, Nangkor and Zhayu. We collected some hobby films in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Videos

Journey to the forbidden Tibet 2(3)

05:59 min ( July 04, 2008 by vsTibet)
Views: 637 - Rating: 5/5

Very brief video report of a tourist

Tibetan Odyssey - Kumbun Stupa (57)

06:35 min ( May 16, 2012 by TibetanOdyssey)
Views: 177 - Rating: 5/5

Inside Kumbun Stupa in Gyantse, Tibet, on July 7, 1999. Circling clockwise around the stupa, we encounter more statues and wall paintings of various Tibetan Buddhist deities. Some of these are the Gre...


The Pelkor Chode monastery and the old t...

05:28 min ( September 09, 2011 by valpard)
Views: 1,660 - Rating: 4.16667/5

(EN) The Palcho Monastery or Pelkor Chode Monastery or Shekar Gyantse is the main monastery in Gyantse, Gyangzê County, Shigatse Prefecture, Tibet, in the Nyangchu river valley. The monastery precinc...

The market and the dsong of Gyantse (Tib...

01:07 min ( September 09, 2011 by valpard)
Views: 626 - Rating: 0/5

Note: This video doesn't include the monastery (EN) Gyantse (also spelled Gyangtse, Gyangdzê; Tibetan: Chinese: ; Wylie: rgyal rtse) is a town located in Gyangzê County, Shigatse Prefecture. It was...


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Interesting facts about this location

Gyantse

Gyantse is a town located in Gyantse County, Shigatse Prefecture. It was historically considered the third largest and most prominent town in the Tibet region, but there are now at least ten larger Tibetan cities.

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Located at 28.95, 89.63 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Tibet, Shigatse Prefecture, Township-level divisions of Tibet

Gyantse County

Gyantse County officially Gyangzê County is a county of the Shigatse Prefecture in the Tibet Autonomous Region. Its main settlement is Gyantse Town known for its monasteries.

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Located at 28.95, 89.63 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Counties of Tibet, Shigatse Prefecture

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.

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Located at 28.95, 89.63 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:1442 establishments, Buddhist monasteries in Tibet, Buddhist temples in Tibet, Gelug monasteries, Shigatse Prefecture

Kardoi

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

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Located at 28.95, 89.63 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Tibet

Karmai

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

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Located at 28.95, 89.63 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 16 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Tibet