Ngamring County Overview
Chinese Name: 昂仁县 English IPA: áng Rén Xiàn Location: A county of Xigazê in the Tibet Autonomous Region. Population (city): 50,000 persons (by the end of 2010) Language: Tibetan language and mandarin Chinese Zip code: Tel code: Time zone:
Ngamring County is a county of Xigazê in the Tibet Autonomous Region. “Ngamring County, sometimes referred to as the gateway to Mount Kailash and Far West Tibet, is the barren area which divides the Raga Tsangpo and the Brahmaputra.”
The office place of the county is located in Kagar (卡嘎), population 1,700, at an elevation of 4,380 meters.
Highlights of Ngamring County
· The Chung Riwoche Stupa: The Chung Riwoche Stupa is located on the north bank of the Brahmaputra.
· The Ralung Chutse Hot Spring: the Ralung Chutse hot spring, which has camping and a guest house.
· Zangzang Lhadrak Cave: Zangzang Lhadrak Cave in Ngamring County was where Padmasambhava hid the “Northern Treasures,” which consisted of “a number of texts and various sacred objects in a maroon leather casket.”
· Ngamring Monastery(Ngamring Chöde): Ngamring Chöde produced many important scholars.
· Thang Tong Gyalpo: builder of iron bridges and father of Tibetan opera.
Other Destinations in Ngamring County
Ngamring County Attractions
Ngamring County is a county of Xigazê in the Tibet Autonomous Region. "Ngamring County, sometimes referred to as the gateway to Mount Kailash and Far West Tibet, is the barren area which divides the Raga Tsangpo and the Brahmaputra." The office place of the county is located in Kagar (卡嘎), population 1,700, at an elevation of 4,380 meters. Attractions of Ngamring County · The Chung Riwoche Stupa: The Chung Riwoche Stupa is located on the north bank of the Brahmaputra. "A [...]
Ngamring County Tours
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Climate & When to Go
Climate: There are 2 major climatic zones in Ngamring County: 1.Southeast of river valley zone, it is warm, semi-arid climate with little wind, having an annual rainfall of 400 millimeters. The annually average temperature is 6.5°C, the hottest July is around 12°C. 2.Northwest of mountain area zone: it is cold, semi-arid climate, the annually temperature is under 4°C, having an annual rainfall of 300 millimeters. [...]
Transportation Xin-Zang highway(新藏公路) (219 national highway) is running through Ngamring County, this is the main road connected with the outside world. Kama road(卡玛线)(206 county highway) linked almost all the towns in Ngamring County, forming a road map of county - town - village. [...]
Festivals and Activities
There are many different Tibetan festivals and events. Tibetan New Year(藏历新年), Jiongba Tibetan Opera(迥巴藏戏) and so on. Other festivals are associated with Buddhist monasteries and local traditions and customs. So a Tibet Shigatse Ngamring County tour, especially one including a minority festival, is the ideal way to experience the culture of Tibet. Tibetan New Year(藏历新年) Tibetan people in Shigatse would celebrate new year for twice, even three times, Tsang New Year or Farmers’ New Year, Chinese New Year and Tibetan New [...]
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Ngamring County Accommodation
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