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Gayugang Destination Guide

Touring Gayugang in China

Gayugang in the region of Tibet Autonomous Region is located in China - some 1,589 mi or ( 2557 km ) South-West of Beijing , the country's capital city .

Interactive map of Gayugang

Time in Gayugang is now 05:11 PM (Wednesday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Urumqi " with a UTC offset of 8 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Thimphu, Trashi Yangtse, Paro, Itanagar, and Shigatse. Being here already, consider visiting Thimphu . We collected some hobby film on the internet . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Check out our recomendations for Gayugang ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Videos

Miao Hmong People Villages in Guizhou

3:44 min by Esko Eerola
Views: 6039 Rating: 5.00

Minorities in China try to maintain treir identity by culture. ..

YAK RACING in TIBET

3:24 min by neilbeer
Views: 1332 Rating: 3.40

A short film of TIBET featuring Yak Racing and Traditional Horse Riding. With Traditional Music soundtrack. www.neilbeer.com ..


EP.#29 Yak Butter Blues: The Pilgrimage Across Tibet (part 2 of 3)

9:55 min by aroadretraveled
Views: 885 Rating: 5.00

www.aroadretraveled.com for Full Episode - A daring and dangerous pilgrimage across Tibet accomplished by Brandon Wilson, author of "Yak Butter Blues"layan mountains Lhasa Nepal Kathmandu Wilderness W ..

EP.#32 Yak Butter Blues: Pilgrimage X TIBET (part 2 of 3)

9:36 min by aroadretraveled
Views: 345 Rating: 5.00

www.aroadretraveled.com for Full Episode - The treck across Tibet with amazing original photographs by Brandon Wilson from his journey; Bonus segment at the end. ..


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Interesting facts about this location

Hutoushan Reservoir

Hutoushan Reservoir is a man made reservoir in Lhünzhub County, Tibet, roughly 20 miles north of Lhasa. It lies to the northeast of the village of Kazixiang and southeast of Chunduixiang. The villages of Gana, Tiangacun, Seronggang and Zhujiecun lie near the lake.

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Located at 29.92 91.09 (Lat./Long.); Less than 9 km away
Tags: Reservoirs and dams in Tibet

Doilungdêqên County

Doilungdêqên is a county north-west of the main centre of Lhasa, Tibet. Tsurphu Monastery and Nenang Nunnery are located in the county.

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Located at 30.02 90.84 (Lat./Long.); Less than 20 km away
Tags: Counties of Tibet, Lhasa Prefecture

Nyang bran

Nyang bran (Tibetan ཉང་བྲན།)is a suburb district and valley located several kilometres north of the city of Lhasa, Tibet. The valley is noted for its hermitages, belonging to the Sera Monastery, one of the three great historical monasteries of Tibet. Pabonka Hermitage, Drakri Hermitage, Chupzang Nunnery and many others are located in the valley which offers scenic views of Lhasa. Mount Parasol lies on its western side on which the Pabonka Hermitage is located.

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Located at 29.72 91.12 (Lat./Long.); Less than 23 km away
Tags: Lhasa Prefecture, Valleys of Tibet

Sera Monastery

Sera Monastery is one of the 'great three' Gelukpa university monasteries of Tibet, located 1.25 miles north of Lhasa. The other two are Ganden Monastery and Drepung Monastery. The origin of the name 'Sera' is attributed to a fact that the site where the monastery was built was surrounded by wild roses (se ra in Tibetan language) in bloom.

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Located at 29.70 91.13 (Lat./Long.); Less than 26 km away
Tags: 1419 establishments, Buddhist monasteries in Tibet, Buddhist temples in Tibet, Lhasa Prefecture, Religious organizations established in the 1410s, Sera Monastery

Beer in Tibet

The production of beer in Tibet is a relatively recent phenomenon given the traditional prohibition of alcohol consumption in Tibetan Buddhism. The Chinese established the Lhasa Brewery Company in 1988, which is located in Lhasa. It is the highest brewery in the world and its brand, Lhasa Beer, is currently entering the American market.

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Located at 29.69 91.14 (Lat./Long.); Less than 27 km away
Tags: Beer and breweries in China, Chinese alcoholic beverages, Tibetan cuisine