Tibet is in the west of the Central China plain, and within mainland China Tibet is regarded as part of 西部 (Xībù), a term usually translated by Chinese media as “the Western section”, meaning “Western China”. It borders Xinjiang Region and Qinghai Province to the north, Sichuan and Yunnan to the east, India, Nepal, Sikkim, and Burma to the south. Find more information about Tibet by checking Tibet maps.