Shangrila is in Province. The second town with this name is in , and known as the gateway to National Park. Shangrila has about 175,000 residents and an elevation of 4013 metres.

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The Ganden Sumtsenling Monastery, also known as Sungtseling and Guihuasi, is a Tibetan Buddhist monastery situated 5 kilometres from the city of Zhongdian at elevation 3,380 metres in province, China. is situated 4 km northwest of Shangrila. Photo: Baldiri, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a multi-purpose stadium in Shangri-La County, . is situated 4½ km southwest of Shangrila.

Localities in the Area

or Gyaitang is a town in northern , seat of Shangri-La County and Dêqên Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture. is situated 2½ km southwest of Shangrila. Photo: BrokenSphere, CC BY-SA 3.0.


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