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Discover Yabda in China

Yabda in the region of Tibet Autonomous Region is a town located in China - some 1,600 mi or ( 2575 km ) South-West of Beijing , the country's capital .

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Local time in Yabda is now 12:25 AM (Monday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Urumqi " with a UTC offset of 8 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Thimphu, Trashi Yangtse, Paro, Gasa, and Itanagar. When in this area, you might want to check out Thimphu . We found some clip posted online . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Yabda ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


How to spend 24 hours in Tibet.

4:07 min by thes4uce
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Fantastic views over Tibet flying in.There was a religious event when we arrived there. Everyone was out on the streets praying and burning birch wood in the town square hence all the smoke. Potala pa ..

Tibet in pictures

3:46 min by ShilioHua
Views: 258 Rating: 4.80

Travelling in Tibet in April 2009 in pictures. Music is: Phoenix Legend - Everything Goes Well ..

1986 to Tibet via Hong Kong visiting - Potala Palace - Lhasa

4:53 min by lieberthee
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Wim traveled by train via Hong Kong to Tibet. Posing before the Potala Palace. In 2010 these super8 movies have been framescanned and in much better (HD) quality reloaded. (Deshaked also) ..

Yak Butter Blues wisdom

1:50 min by metaphysicalminutes
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Brandon Wilson, author of "Yak Butter Blues" speaks on turning the impossible into possible, and the importance of travelling. ..

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Interesting facts about this location

Lhasa West Railway Station

Lhasa west railway station is a railway station in Lhasa, Tibet Autonomous Region, People's Republic of China.

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Located at 29.64 90.97 (Lat./Long.); Less than 3 km away
Tags: Lhasa, Railway stations in Tibet

Mount Gephel

Mount Gephel is a small Tibetan mountain located 8 kilometers west of Lhasa in Tibet. Drepung Monastery lies at its foot.

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Located at 29.68 91.03 (Lat./Long.); Less than 7 km away
Tags: Lhasa Prefecture, Mountains of Tibet

Qüxü County

Qüxü or Qushui or Chushur or Chushul is a county west of the main centre of Lhasa, Tibet. As of 1999 it had a population of 32,150, with an area of 1624 square kilometers. It has jurisdiction over 9 townships, and 114 village committees. In the Tibetan language it means "water ditch. " The lowest elevation is 3,500 meters, with the highest summit elevation of 5894 meters.

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Located at 29.61 90.89 (Lat./Long.); Less than 9 km away
Tags: Counties of Tibet, Lhasa Prefecture

Lhasa Railway Station

Lhasa railway station is a railway station in Lhasa, Tibet Autonomous Region, China. It lies in Liuwu New Area, Doilungdêqên County, 1 kilometer to the south of the main river and 5 kilometers south west of the Potala Palace.

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Located at 29.63 91.07 (Lat./Long.); Less than 12 km away
Tags: Lhasa, Railway stations in Tibet


Norbulingka is a palace and surrounding park in Lhasa, Tibet, built from 1755. It served as the traditional summer residence of the successive Dalai Lamas from the 1780s up until the 14th Dalai Lama's exile in 1959. Part of the "Historic Ensemble of the Potala Palace", Norbulingka is recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and was added as an extension of this Historic Ensemble in 2001. It was built by the 7th Dalai Lama and served both as administrative centre and religious centre.

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Located at 29.65 91.09 (Lat./Long.); Less than 14 km away
Tags: Lhasa, Palaces in Tibet, Parks in China, Tibetan Buddhist places, Visitor attractions in Tibet, World Heritage Sites in China, World Heritage Sites in Tibet