Deqin is a county in the Hengduanshan Mountains in province. 80% of its 55,000 inhabitants are Tibetan. If you can deal with the altitude it makes a great place to hike from, and if you can not then just hanging out in town is also very rewarding.
28.4039° or 28° 24' 14.2" north
99.0944° or 99° 5' 39.7" east
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4038 metres (13,248 feet)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Cebuano: Dêqên County
  • Chinese: Dêqên Koān
  • Chinese: 德欽
  • Chinese: 德欽設治局
  • Chinese: 德钦
  • Chinese: 德钦县
  • Chinese: 阿墩縣
  • Chinese: 阿墩設治局
  • Dutch: Dêqên (Kreis)
  • English: Deqen County
  • English: Deqin County
  • English: Dêqên County
  • French: Comte de Deqen
  • French: Comté De Dêqên
  • French: Comté de Dêqên
  • French: Comté de dêqên
  • French: Deqin
  • French: Xian de Dêqên
  • Gan Chinese: 德钦县
  • German: Deqin
  • German: Deqin Xian
  • German: Déqīn Xiàn
  • German: Dêqên
  • German: Dêqên (Kreis)
  • German: Dêqên Kreis
  • Italian: Contea di Dêqên
  • Japanese: 徳欽
  • Japanese: 徳欽県
  • Japanese: 徳欽設治局
  • Japanese: 德欽
  • Japanese: 德欽県
  • Korean: 더친 현
  • Korean: 더친현
  • Min Nan Chinese: Dêqên Koān
  • Norwegian: Dêqên
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Dêqên (Dêqên)
  • Persian: شهرستان دچن
  • Romanian: Districtul Dêqên
  • Russian: Дечен
  • Russian: Дэцинь
  • Spanish: Dêqên
  • Swedish: Dêqên, Dêqên
  • Swedish: Dêqên
  • Tibetan: བདེ་ཆེན་རྫོང་
  • Urdu: دیچنگ کاؤنٹی
  • Vietnamese: Dêqên
  • Wu Chinese: 德钦县
  • Yue Chinese: 德欽

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