Shigatse Map

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Map of Downtown Shigatse
Map of Downtown Shigatse
Shigatse Tourist Map
Shigatse Toursit Map


Renowned for the world's highest peak Mount Qomolangma, Shigatse lies in the southwest of Tibet, on the southwestern border of China. It adjoins Nagri on the west, Nakchu on the north, and Lhasa and Shannan on the east. It borders on Nepal, Bhutan, Sikkim and other South Asian countries. Shigatse is a transportation hub of Tibet and visited by tourists very often. The downtown of Shigatse is not big. You may get around the city on foot or by pedicab.

The above Tibet Shigatse maps show the major streets and the locations of the bus station and the major shopping places, restaurants, hotels, hospitals and banks in the city proper of Shigatse. As you can see, the streets are well distributed and the sites for shopping and catering are quite concentrated, which makes Shigatse urban trip very easy. The maps also clearly show the famous tourist attractions.

- Last modified on Jul. 16, 2019 -
Questions & Answers on Shigatse Map
Asked by Mr.Yanagita from JAPAN | May. 17, 2009 02:19Reply
Thank you very much for your reply,Ms.Yuan.
I really apprciate you.I will go to the bus ststion as you suggested.

Another question, anybody can reply.
We'd like to know the climate around Mt.Everest,we are not climbing there,we just stay at the hotel or something.I read that some hotel doesn't have heater.We will be in Shigatse in 4 days.



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Answered by Ms.Yuan from CHINA | May. 17, 2009 04:54
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As I mentioned, you'd better stay in Dingri, which is only 110 kilometers from Mt. Everest. However, it's said that the road is very bumpy. By bus, it would take you about 4 hours. Maybe, you cannot find very satisfactory hotels in Dingri. But compared with camping under the Mt. Everest, it's much better. In the daytime, the weather is not cold but it's very cold at night. The trip is hard but very memorable.
Asked by Mr.Yanagita from JA | May. 15, 2009 20:23Reply
Aren't there any travel agents in Shigatse? Now I knew we can go to Shigatse by bus from Lhasa. After staying Shigatse,we would like to go to see Mt.Everest.Does anyone know how to go and stay there? Just one look at Mt.Everest is enough,we are not staying EverestBC.
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Answered by Ms.Yuan from CHINA | May. 16, 2009 21:53
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In Shigatse, you can take the special bus at the Mt. Everest Bus Station to go to Mt. Everest. The address of the bus station is 15 Qingdao Road, Shigatse. The buses are not available every day. You'd better go to ask the bus station in advance. If you do not want to stay in the Camp area of the Mt. Everest, you can stay in Dongri County during the way.
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