Zongga Destination Guide
Touring Zongga in China.
Zongga in the region of Tibet Autonomous Region is located in China - some 1,915 mi (or 3,082 km) South-West of Beijing, the country's capital city.
Time in Zongga is now 01:59 PM (Wednesday). 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: Patna, Zham, Zhadong, Shigatse, Luobuqiongzi or Zuobude. Being here already, consider visiting and Zongga. We also found some pictures.
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Interesting facts about this location
Zongga is a township and seat of Gyirong County in the Himalayas of the southern Tibet Autonomous Region of China. It lies at an altitude of 5624 metres (18,454 feet). The village is located some 26.1 miles east of Kungtang and 13.1 miles north of Orma. The village is often also known to the Tibetans as Dzongkha, Songka-dzong, Jung-ka-tsung, Jongkha Dzong, Jung-ha-tsung, Tsung-ka, Jung-ka, Jung-ha, Jongka Dzong, Chi-lung or Gyirong. It means "mud walls".
Located at 29, 85.25 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Mangyül Gungthang, simplified Chinese: 芒域贡堂; traditional Chinese: 芒域貢堂; pinyin: mángyù gòngtáng alternatively known as Ngari Me (Lower Ngari) is the name of a Tibetan kingdom established under Sa-skya overlordship in Southwest Tibet around 1265. Historically it lies in an area that was an important transit point between the north and south Himalayas, and it was through this route that Padmasambhava and Śāntarakṣita arrived in Tibet.
Located at 29, 85.25 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
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