Tibet welcomes a second elephant after over 80 years
Tibet welcomes a second elephant after over 80 years

After more than half a century, Tibet has once again welcomed an elephant, whose name is "Nipu” (formerly known as "Dengdan"), a 28-year-old Asian elephant that is 2.9 meters high and weighs 5 tons.

  • Tibet scenery to be showcased in Beijing Expo 2019

    Tibet scenery to be showcased in Beijing Expo 2019

  • Tibet scenery to be showcased in Beijing Expo 2019

    Tibet scenery to be showcased in Beijing Expo 2019

  • 310 black-necked cranes migrate to Jiatang grassland in Qinghai

    310 black-necked cranes migrate to Jiatang grassland in Qinghai

  • Tourists to Nyingchi increased by over 60% year-on-year

    Tourists to Nyingchi increased by over 60% year-on-year

Destinations

New expressway spurs tourism growth at Hailuogou national park

After the Ya’an-Kangding expressway opened to traffic on Dec. 31, the travel time was cut to three hours between Chengdu city and the Hailuogou national park in Sichuan province.

A tapestry of achievement: a golden khada in Jiaju (IV)

Such efforts will most certainly result in a bolstered industry, better quality of life, and improved community management that can and will be sustained far into the future.

A tapestry of achievement: a golden khada in Jiaju (III)

It is the key to using the area’s beautiful scenery as a means to earn a profit, and today, a countless number of new business opportunities are being explored by locals.

Salt lake in China's Hoh Xil reserve expands

A major salt lake on northwest China's Qinghai-Tibet Plateau has reached its largest size in 42 years, meteorologists said Sunday.

Tibet to build world's highest planetarium

Southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region will start construction on its first, and the world's highest, planetarium in 2018, local authorities said.

A new nightlife in Tibet

From the Milky Way to meteor showers, the region is a stargazer's paradise.

Ecological milestones in Tibet

Over the last few years, the blue sky, white clouds, clear water and sweet air, together with recent greening projects, have served to enhance China's Tibet Autonomous Region reputation as a "paradise on earth."

Regulation enacted to further protect Sanjiangyuan National Park

A regulation on Sanjiangyuan National Park, the first of China's new national park system, took effect on Tuesday, aimed at better protecting the headwaters of three rivers.

First Mars simulation base to be built in NW China

China's first Mars simulation base will be built in Northwest China's Qinghai Province, China News Service reported on Tuesday.

Garze: land of glory (III)

Garze County is not large in size, but it has always been home to talented people.