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Source: ChinaTravelGood   Author: Katherine  Date: 07-24 2008  More Attractions
Code: 0892

Zip code: 857000

Area: total area of 182,000 square kilometers, Nepal, Bhutan, Sikkim and other countries bordering.

Population: current population of 630,000. In addition there are Tibetan, Han, Hui, Mongolian, soil, full, Miao, Zhuang, and so on more than 10 nationalities.

divisions: Xigaze, the entire region a county-level city, Xigaze City, 17 counties of Gyangze County, that is, Bainang County, Kangma County, Yadong County, the county-Brazzaville, South County forest, thank - Doors County, Lazi County, Saga Prefecture, Gamba County, the County, Tingri County, Nyalam County, Gyirong County, Ngamring county, Saga Prefecture and Zhongba County, a county-level crossings, Tibet#39;s largest state-level Tongshangkouan - Zhangmu ports.

people come here from afar, in order to see "the earth is the third" Wei-an, harbor aspiration of the people in this desire to realize the dream of the ultimate challenges, and this is the charm of Mount Everest. Xigaze to the first peak of the world has this proud, and today it has become Tibet#39;s one of the most attractive tourist destination.


Xigaze in southern Tibet is located in the city, located in the Brahmaputra and Nianchu He#39;s Interchange, this former capital of Tibet after up to 3,800 meters above sea level, is Tibet#39;s second largest city, After that possession of the secular centre as well as the previous Panchen Lama, Zhu Xi land. R beautiful natural scenery, unique possession after living here as the "most beautiful manor smug."


from Xigaze to the southbound carriageway, will reach the peak of Mount Everest first in the world, direct access to the north of the Nagqu Prefecture, east to Lhasa, Shannan, the western region will be Zhidi Ali.

vast land resources, land resources and diverse types. There are arable land, grassland, forest land, wasteland, lakes, swamps, and so on. Of which: arable land area of 77,700 hectares, the sown area for years about 73,300 hectares, mainly concentrated in the Brahmaputra, Nianchu He, peer music along the river valley area. Some lakes on the narrow coastal areas, low-lying, rich forage, but also the more developed areas of agriculture and animal husbandry. Reclamation of wasteland have yet to be 33,000 hectares; grassland area of 9.466 million hectares, the area can make use of 7.333 million hectares. Grassland more fragmented, more than for alpine meadow of grazing land. Possession of the South Valley is the Tibetan plateau grasslands of the best, good quality grass, Tibet#39;s famous "Sangsang butter, Parry yak, Gamba sheep" on the middle class in the region. Lin Yi valley meadow grass to have more than 20,000 hectares, adequate water, good quality grass, suitable for the development of artificial turf pitch. Zhongba, Saga, Ngamring county, such as the importance of pastoral areas; forest mainly distributed in East Asia, Zhangmu, Geelong, Chen Tang, rongxar the southern slope of the Himalayas and other parts. Agricultural areas suitable for planting poplar, willow, and so on, have a large number of artificial afforestation area. At present, the whole region recoverable 41,300 hectares of forest area, forest reserves of about 10 million cubic meters.

Xigaze Everest Mount Qomolangma Nature Reserve in Xigaze Prefecture is one of the important symbols, "Everest natural environment zone" in Xigaze Prefecture is one of the most unique collection of natural, human landscape in one of the region. The protected areas in October 1988 approved the establishment of the Tibet Autonomous Regional People#39;s Government, in November 1993 by the state Department of Forestry and Environmental Protection Agency report to the State Council as a state-level protected areas. Tingri County, including Mount Qomolangma Nature Reserve, Nyalam County, Gyirong County, the County and most parts of the area of 33,000 square kilometers and a population of about 7 million people. Protected areas into the core of protected areas, buffer zones and three regional economic development zone.

Mount Qomolangma Nature Reserve in the Himalayas of all strata, geological structure in the area, across the area, the disparity between the height difference, complex and varied surface patterns, glaciers and alpine landscape landscape is typical. Protection zone, a variety of plant types, from low to high followed by the semi-mountainous subtropical evergreen broad-leaved evergreen forest, mountain temperate evergreen coniferous forest, mountain-boreal bush, meadow system. In protected areas, but also a habitat of many rare animals, only the state#39;s key protection of dozens of animals there, one type of animal protection 9, 21 second class protected animals. Here also found a large number of tropical plant fossils and Hipparion fauna fossils, is on the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau uplift, and explore the mysteries of the natural good places. At the same time in the Everest region also protect the preservation of a unique form of Himalayan culture, their cultural values to be people to further understand and study.


Tashilhunpo, located in Xigaze City in Shandong Mei Xi Nima of the Tashilhunpo (扎Temple), is the Gelug Sect of Tibetan Buddhism in Tibet One of the four major temples. According to records,扎Huang Temple for the ancestor of the Dalai Lama Tsongkhapa disciples I root Dudjom presided over the construction of Pakistan. Luosang to four Panchen Qu Kyrgyzstan as扎Temple pool bar (abbot), conducted a large-scale expansion Since then, successive Panchen Lama#39;s Tashilhunpo became the Zhu Xi. Tashilhunpo Tibetan word for "auspicious Xumishan." March 4, 1961,扎Temple by the State Council as a key national heritage conservation units in 2004, the National Tourism Administration assessed to 4 a class tourist destinations (point).扎Monastery covers an area of 150,000 square meters, built around a Gongqiang, Gongqiang along the winding mountain Yili, the perimeter of over 3,000 meters. There appear inside the 57, among more than 3,600 housing. The entire temple built on a slope and back of high mountains, North Block, Sunningdale, followed by delivery to temple, density balanced, harmonious symmetry. Jinding main Redwall tall buildings more ambitious, let the, spectacular.

in Xigaze Prefecture have two historical and cultural city (the city of Xigaze, Gyangze County), two of patriotism education bases (in Gyangze Hill, Parra Manor). There are 35 categories of heritage conservation 609 units (point), 10 million pieces of cultural relics, national heritage conservation units 6 (Tashilhunpo, the Sagya Monastery, Baiju Si, Xia Lusi, Gyangze in the mountains, Jilongzhuoma Lacan, Qu Temple, Datang Tianzhu using Ming ), the autonomous region level of heritage conservation units 16. Heritage around the 18 counties (cities), the Heritage account for nearly one-third of the region.


Xigaze folk songs have strong Local Color. There are love songs, Pastoral, wine songs, praise songs, Song Fengjing, blessing song. Most depict scenes of labor songs, extolling the motherland, and praise his hometown, Bishi race, Tanqing spit love, rich in content lively, concise language Jinghan, phonological rhythm live.

Nenggeshanwu Xigaze to the people, their daily life is inseparable from dance, song and dance associated with their life. Hailed as singing and dancing in many parts of town. Folk Dance, "Heap market" to the joyful rhythm of a warm, flexible steps, generous and beautiful dancers swept the entire possession. "Fruit market" steps lighthearted unrestrained, the scene of a large, "Gauss" encouraged by the rough passionate; Geelong, "Lo Dance," dance, lightweight, beautiful-sounding voice; Kangma "green market" and Tingri, "a harmonic" strong steps neatly, singing harmony Beautiful, solemn elegance; Sherpa wonderful lyrical dance music, dance steps soft beautiful; Sakadawa "A market" uninhibited simple, "Chin-" great momentum. There are "children card"-gate "stem", "Langma", "market" in full possession of dance, and so on are renowned.

independence cite the characteristics of Tibetan Drama Arts Tibetan Drama is in the form of folk song and dance performance of the integrated arts, literature content. After successive civil artists and intellectuals of the efforts to create a Tibetan Drama Arts. It is generally the Xigaze as the birthplace of Tibetan Drama, Tang Dong Jeb as a Tibetan Drama ancestor. Tang Dong Jeb, in Ngamring county of Xigaze region, he used at the time of civil and religious art in some form of drama or embryonic development of the Tibetan Drama Arts.