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Gongkar Destination Guide

Touring Gongkar in China

Gongkar in the region of Tibet Autonomous Region is a city located in China - some 1,633 mi or ( 2628 km ) South-West of Beijing , the country's capital city .

Interactive map of Gongkar

Time in Gongkar is now 07:04 PM (Thursday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Urumqi " with a UTC offset of 8 hours. Depending on your travel resources, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Thimphu, Shillong, Kohima, 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 Gongkar ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Gebetsfahnen.AVI

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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 28.93 90.68 (Lat./Long.); Less than 14 km 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 28.97 91.00 (Lat./Long.); Less than 20 km 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 28.85 90.92 (Lat./Long.); Less than 21 km away
Tags: Counties of Tibet, Shannan Prefecture

Ngarzhag

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

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Located at 28.90 90.60 (Lat./Long.); Less than 23 km away
Tags: Populated places in Shannan Prefecture

Doqoi

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

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Located at 28.83 90.67 (Lat./Long.); Less than 23 km away
Tags: Populated places in Tibet