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A hotel in Shigatse is an establishment that provides lodging paid on a short-term basis. Facilities provided may range from a basic bed and storage for clothing, to luxury features like en-suite bathrooms. Larger in Shigatse hotels may provide additional guest facilities such as a swimming pool, business centre, childcare, conference facilities and social function services. Hotel rooms in Shigatse are usually numbered (or named in some smaller hotels and B&Bs) to allow guests to identify their room. Some Shigatse hotels offer meals as part of a room and board arrangement. Hotel operations vary in size, function, and cost. Most Shigatse hotels and major hospitality companies that operate hotels in Shigatse have set widely accepted industry standards to classify hotel types. General categories include the following:

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An upscale full service hotel facility in Shigatse that offers luxury amenities, full service accommodations, on-site full service restaurant(s), and the highest level of personalized and professional service. Luxury Shigatse hotels are normally classified with at least a Four Diamond or Five Diamond status or a Four or Five Star rating depending on classification standards.

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Full service Shigatse hotels often contain upscale full-service facilities with a large volume of full service accommodations, on-site full service restaurant(s), and a variety of on-site amenities such as swimming pools, a health club, children's activities, ballrooms, on-site conference facilities, etc.

Historic inns and boutique hotels in Shigatse
Boutique hotels of Shigatse are smaller independent non-branded hotels that often contain upscale facilities of varying size in unique or intimate settings with full service accommodations. Shigatse boutique hotels are generally 100 rooms or less. Some historic inns and boutique hotels in Shigatse may be classified as luxury hotels.

Focused or select service hotels in Shigatse
Small to medium-sized hotel establishments that offer a limited amount of on-site amenities that only cater and market to a specific demographic of Shigatse travelers, such as the single business traveler. Most Shigatse focused or select service hotels may still offer full service accommodations but may lack leisure amenities such as an on-site restaurant or a swimming pool.

Economy and limited service hotels in Shigatse
Small to medium-sized Shigatse hotel establishments that offer a very limited amount of on-site amenities and often only offer basic accommodations with little to no services, these facilities normally only cater and market to a specific demographic of travelers, such as the budget-minded Shigatse traveler seeking a "no frills" accommodation. Limited service Shigatse hotels often lack an on-site restaurant but in return may offer a limited complimentary food and beverage amenity such as on-site continental breakfast service.

Guest houses and B&Bs in Shigatse
A bed and breakfast in Shigatse is a small lodging establishment that offers overnight accommodation and inclusive breakfast. Usually, Shigatse bed and breakfasts are private homes or family homes offering accommodations. The typical Shigatse B&B has between 4 and 11 rooms, with 6 being the average. Generally, guests are accommodated in private bedrooms with private bathrooms, or in a suite of rooms including an en suite bathroom. Some homes have private bedrooms with a bathroom which is shared with other guests. Breakfast is served in the bedroom, a dining room, or the host's kitchen. Often the owners of guest house themselves prepare the breakfast and clean the rooms.

Hostels in Shigatse
Shigatse hostels provide budget-oriented, sociable accommodation where guests can rent a bed, usually a bunk bed, in a dormitory and share a bathroom, lounge, and sometimes a kitchen. Rooms can be mixed or single-sex, although private rooms may also be available. Hostels are often cheaper for both the operator and occupants; many Shigatse hostels have long-term residents whom they employ as desk agents or housekeeping staff in exchange for experience or discounted accommodation.

Apartment hotels, extended stay hotels in Shigatse
Extended stay hotels are small to medium-sized Shigatse hotels that offer longer term full service accommodations compared to a traditional hotel. Extended stay hotels may offer non-traditional pricing methods such as a weekly rate that cater towards travelers in need of short-term accommodations for an extended period of time. Similar to limited and select service hotels, on-site amenities are normally limited and most extended stay hotels in Shigatse lack an on-site restaurant.

Timeshare and destination clubs in Shigatse
Shigatse timeshare and destination clubs are a form of property ownership also referred to as a vacation ownership involving the purchase and ownership of an individual unit of accommodation for seasonal usage during a specified period of time. Timeshare resorts in Shigatse often offer amenities similar that of a Full service hotel with on-site restaurant(s), swimming pools, recreation grounds, and other leisure-oriented amenities. Destination clubs of Shigatse on the other hand may offer more exclusive private accommodations such as private houses in a neighborhood-style setting.

Motels in Shigatse
A Shigatse motel is a small-sized low-rise lodging establishment similar to that of a limited service hotel, but with direct access to individual rooms from the car park. Common during the 1950s and 1960s, motels were often located adjacent to a major road, where they were built on inexpensive land at the edge of towns or along stretches of highways. They are still useful in less populated areas of Shigatse for driving travelers, but the more populated an area becomes the more hotels fill the need. Many of Shigatse motels which remain in operation have joined national franchise chains, rebranding themselves as hotels, inns or lodges.

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Prefecture-level city
TIB-shigatse dzong.jpg
Nickname(s): Gateway to Everest
Shigatse City (orange) in Tibet Autonomous Region (light-orange)
Shigatse City (orange) in Tibet Autonomous Region (light-orange)
Country PRC
Region Tibet
• Total 182,000 km (70,000 sq mi)
• Total 703,292
• Density 3.9/km (10/sq mi)
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)
Chinese name
Simplified Chinese 日喀则
Traditional Chinese 日喀則
Standard Mandarin
Hanyu Pinyin Rìkāzé
Tibetan name
Tibetan གཞིས་ཀ་རྩེ་གྲོང
Wylie gzhis ka rtse
Tibetan Pinyin Xigazê

Shigatse, officially known as Xigazê, is a prefecture-level city of the Tibet Autonomous Region of China, with an area of 182,000 km (70,271 sq mi). It is located within the historical Tsang province of Tibet.

Shigatse: Overview

The administrative center of the prefecture-level city is the Samzhubzê District. It is roughly equivalent to the ancient Shigatse urban center, the second-largest city in Tibet, located about 280 km (174 miles) southwest of Lhasa and home to the Tashilhunpo Monastery, traditionally the seat of the Panchen Lama.

Some of the towns in the prefecture are: Gyantse (Gyantse County), Tingri (Tingri County), and Nyalam (Nyalam County).

On 11 July 2014 Shigatse Prefecture was upgraded into a prefecture-level city (the same status as Lhasa).

Shigatse: Transport

Shigatse: Rail

The Lhasa–Xigazê Railway connects Xigazê Railway Station with Lhasa and further connects with Qinghai via Qinghai–Tibet Railway.It takes about 3 hours to travel between Lhasa and Shigatse by train. It can be returned from Lhasa within one day.

Shigatse: Air

Shigatse Peace Airport began operations on 30 October 2010 after an Airbus A319 landed safely, This makes it Tibet's fifth commercial airport. It is located 43 kilometres from Samzhubzê District at Jangdam Township at an altitude of 3,782 metres. The airport is designed to handle up to 230,000 passengers annually by 2020.

Shigatse: Road

China National Highway 318 and China National Highway 219 are the main roads in and out of Shigatse.

Shigatse: Counties

Map # Name Simplified Chinese Hanyu Pinyin Tibetan Wylie Population (2010 Census) Area (km²) Density (/km²)
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City proper
1 Samzhubzê District 桑珠孜区 Sāngzhūzī Qū བསམ་འགྲུབ་རྩེ་ཆུས། bsam 'grub rtse chus 120,374 3,654 32.94
2 Namling County 南木林县 Nánmùlín Xiàn རྣམ་གླིང་རྫོང་ rnam gling rdzong 74,930 8,113 9.23
3 Gyantse County 江孜县 Jiāngzī Xiàn རྒྱལ་རྩེ་རྫོང་ rgyal rtse rdzong 63,503 3,859 16.45
4 Tingri County 定日县 Dìngrì Xiàn དིང་རི་རྫོང་ ding ri rdzong 50,818 13,859 3.66
5 Sa'gya County 萨迦县 Sàjiā Xiàn ས་སྐྱ་རྫོང་ sa skya rdzong 47,304 7,510 6.29
6 Lhatse County 拉孜县 Lāzī Xiàn ལྷ་རྩེ་རྫོང་ lha rtse rdzong 49,286 4,505 10.94
7 Ngamring County 昂仁县 Ángrén Xiàn ངམ་རིང་རྫོང་ ngam ring rdzong 51,472 20,105 2.56
8 Xaitongmoin County 谢通门县 Xiètōngmén Xiàn བཞད་མཐོང་སྨོན་རྫོང་ bzhad mthong smon rdzong 42,280 13,960 3.02
9 Bainang County 白朗县 Báilǎng Xiàn པ་སྣམ་རྫོང་ pa snam rdzong 42,551 2,806 15.16
10 Rinbung County 仁布县 Rénbù Xiàn རིན་སྤུངས་རྫོང་ rin spungs rdzong 27,826 2,123 13.10
11 Kangmar County 康马县 Kāngmǎ Xiàn ཁང་དམར་རྫོང་ khang dmar rdzong 20,522 6,165 3.32
12 Dinggyê County 定结县 Dìngjié Xiàn གདིང་སྐྱེས་རྫོང་ gding skyes rdzong 20,319 5,816 3.49
13 Zhongba County 仲巴县 Zhòngbā Xiàn འབྲོང་པ་རྫོང་ 'brong pa rdzong 22,147 43,594 0.50
14 Yadong County 亚东县 Yàdōng Xiàn གྲོ་མོ་རྫོང་ gro mo rdzong 12,920 4,306 3.00
15 Gyirong County 吉隆县 Jílóng Xiàn སྐྱིད་གྲོང་རྫོང་ skyid grong rdzong 14,972 9,009 1.66
16 Nyalam County 聂拉木县 Nièlāmù Xiàn གཉའ་ལམ་རྫོང་ gnya' lam rdzong 17,568 7,903 2.22
17 Saga County 萨嘎县 Sàgā Xiàn ས་དགའ་རྫོང་ sa dga' rdzong 14,036 12,411 1.13
18 Gamba County 岗巴县 Gǎngbā Xiàn གམ་པ་རྫོང་ gam pa rdzong 10,464 3,936 2.65

Shigatse: Climate

Shigatse: See also

Shigatse Photovoltaic Power Plant

Shigatse: References

  1. Mapping the Tibetan World. Yukyasu Osada, Gavin Allwright, and Atushi Kanamaru. 1st edition 200. Reprint 2004. Kotan Books, Japan, pp. 109, 113.
  2. Li, Zhe. "西藏日喀则成为中国最年轻地级市". 中国网. Retrieved 13 July 2014. External link in |website= (help)
  3. "Shigatse Travel" Accessed 2013-4-21

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