Quzika Hot Spring in Markam County, Chamdo
Chinese Name: 曲孜卡温泉
English Name: Quzika Hot Spring in Markam County, Chamdo
Location: Located in Markam County, Chamdo Prefecture, Tibet Autonomous Region
Admission Fee: 10 Yuan
Opening Hours: All Day
About Quzika Hot Spring
Quzika Hot Spring（曲孜卡温泉）is located nearby Yunna-Tibet Highway（滇藏公路）, Quzika Township（曲孜卡乡）, Markam County（芒康县）, Chamdo Prefecture（昌都市）, Tibet Autonomous Region. There are 108 hot springs with different scale and water temperature which is between 20 ℃ to 80 ℃, and the different water temperature has different cure effect of illnesses. Bubbling tea with the water carried from the high temperature hot spring water, visitors can have the chance to taste the tea with distinctive and unique flavor. The hot spring can cure various diseases, especially for skin disease, the curative effect is more significant. Soaking in hot spring to bath, visitors can enjoy the gorgeous scenery of the blue sky, the white clouds, majestic mountains, herds of cattle and sheep, flood water and lush plum.
There are hundreds of beds, including a 600-square-meter outdoor hot spring pool and a swimming pool here. Every year from March to September, thousands of travelers come here to have bath, resorts, adventure, and meetings. Visitors will be able to soak in the hot springs to appreciate the surrounding rural scenery and the magnificent snow mountain. If in the winter, visitors can also enjoy the hot spring bath with the amazing snow scene, which will be truly comfortable. By nightfall, there will provide tourists with the well-prepared Tibetan dinner, Chinese and local cuisine and a variety of ethnic songs and dances.
Transportation: If you want to set off from Beijing to Yanjing, you can usually take a tour bus to Shangri-La (Zhongdian County) after arriving in Kunming, then take a local car or take a free ride to the hot spring. If you choose Yunnan-Tibet Highway, you can take the bus which passes through Yanjing, get off at Yantian Station and take a car-drive with the guidance of local villagers or have a shuttled bus here, which will cost you 50 Yuan. Then you can rent car here which will take your 100 to 120 Yuan.
Attraction Travel Tips
- Traveling Hours: 4 hours
- Traveling Seasons: May to October.
- High Altitude Sickness Avoiding: Better take some medicines for relief and keep warm all the time.
- As there is a large temperature gap between daytime and night, it is highly recommended to take along some pieces of thermal clothing, hat, and gloves and so on.
- Please try your best to respect the religious belief and local customs.