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Gyantse County

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Gyantse County

Gyantse County
Gyangzê County
Tibetan transcription(s)
 • Tibetan རྒྱལ་རྩེ་རྫོང་།
Chinese transcription(s)
Location of Gyantse County within Tibet
Location of Gyantse County within Tibet
Gyantse County is located in Tibet
Gyantse County
Gyantse County
Location in Tibet
Country China
Province Tibet
Prefecture-level city Xigazê
Capital Gyantse
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)

Gyantse County officially Gyangzê County (Tibetan རྒྱལ་རྩེ་རྫོང་།, 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.

Town and townships

1 town and 18 townships:

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