Chaqu Hot Spring in Biru County, Nagqu

Chinese Name: 茶曲温泉
English Name: Chaqu Hot Spring
Location: Located in Chaqu Village, Biru County, Nagqu
Admission Fee: Free
Opening Hours: All Day

About Chaqu Hot Spring in Biru County, Nagqu

Chaqu Hot Spring is located in Chaqu Village, Biru County. Chaqu Hot Springs are natural mineral springs formed by geothermal action. The spring water is clear, transparent and odorless. The Water temperature is 53 ℃ and the pH value is 7.4. It belongs to high temperature weak alkaline spa. Spring water not only contains potassium, sodium, calcium, ammonium, magnesium, sulfur and other minerals, but also has some radioactive elements such as radon and radium. Hot spring bath not only can make muscle, join loose, eliminate fatigue; it also dilates blood vessels, promotes blood circulation, and speeds up the body’s metabolism. In addition, most hot springs contain rich chemicals that help the body. People visit to the hot spring to have bath and spa in an endless stream. It is the combination of tourism and vacation spots.

Attraction Transportation: 

Chaqu Hot Spring is 49 kilometers away from Biru County seat. Visitors can take long-distance bus or choose self-driving. Please pay attention to weather conditions. In the rainy season (July & August), cars often get struck in the mud and delays happen frequently. 

Attraction Tips: 
• Traveling Hours: 2 hours
• Traveling Seasons: All seasons
• High Altitude Sickness Avoiding: Bring enough water or drinks, fruits and snacks with high caloric content
• Bring a good, broad spectrum sunscreen with a high SPF factor and a high SPF lip sunscreen to protect your lips too.
• Please confirm the temperature of each hot spring and avoid scalding. 
• To avoid chest tightness, thirst, dizziness and other symptoms, don’t enjoy hot springs for too long. 
• Drink water as much as possible to replenish the lost water.