Gyantse County

Gyantse County officially Gyangzê County (Tibetan: རྒྱལ་རྩེ་རྫོང་།, Wylie: rgyal rtse rdzong, ZYPY: Gyangzê Zong; Chinese: 江孜县; pinyin: Jiāngzī Xiàn) is a county of Xigazê in the Tibet Autonomous Region. Its main settlement is Gyantse Town known for its monasteries.

Gyangzê County

江孜县རྒྱལ་རྩེ་རྫོང་།

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Location of Gyantse County (red) within Xigazê City (yellow) and the Tibet Autonomous Region
Location of Gyantse County (red) within Xigazê City (yellow) and the Tibet Autonomous Region
Gyantse is located in Tibet
Gyantse
Gyantse
Location of the seat in the Tibet Autonomous Region
Coordinates: 28°53′45″N 89°37′33″E / 28.89583°N 89.62583°E / 28.89583; 89.62583
CountryPeople's Republic of China
Autonomous regionTibet
Prefecture-level cityXigazê
SeatGyantse
Time zoneUTC+8 (China Standard)

Town and townshipsEdit

1 town and 18 townships:

Coordinates: 28°53′45″N 89°37′33″E / 28.89583°N 89.62583°E / 28.89583; 89.62583