Rongma Cliff Painting and Spring in Nyima County, Nagqu

Chinese Name: 绒玛岩画和温泉
English Name: Rongma Cliff Painting and Spring
Location: Located in the north of Rongma Village, Nyima County, Nagqu
Admission Fee: Free
Opening Hours: All Day

About Rongma Cliff Painting and Spring in Nyima County, Nagqu

Rongma Cliff Painting ans Spring is located in the north of Rongma Village, Nyima County, 10 kilometers away from Rongma Village. Rongma means red canyon in Tibetan language. There is a hot spring with hundreds of square meters here. This hot spring not only has a significant effect on arthritis and skin diseases, but also has unique scenery around it. Tourists can appreciate ancient cliff painting when they enjoy hot spring here. 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. However, because of the remote location, there are not many people who know the hot springs.

Attraction Transportation: 

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.