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Mentougou Destination Guide

Explore Mentougou in China.

Mentougou in the region of Beijing with it's 197,772 inhabitants is a place in China - some 16 mi (or 26 km) West of Beijing, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Mentougou is now 05:43 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Shanghai" with an UTC offset of 8 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Xinzhou, Xiaohongmen, Xiangshan, Tianjin, Taiyuan or Baochang. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Xiaweidian, Tanzhesi, Shimenying, Sanjiadian, Nanxinfang and Chengzi. We saw some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Chinese State Circus


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Find out about the mascots of the beijing 2008 olympic games!

03:28 min ( June 04, 2007 by firedup05)
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Www.getpowers.com Climbing Scenic Fragrant Hills Park, Xiangshan near Beijing, China


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Interesting facts about this location

Fahai Temple

The Fahai Temple is Ming Dynasty Buddhist temple located at the foot of Cuiwei Mountain, about two kilometers to the north-east of Moshikou, Shijingshan District, Beijing, China.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 39.94, 116.09 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Arts in China, Buddhist temples in Beijing, Major national historical and cultural sites in Beijing

Pingguoyuan Station

Pingguoyuan Station is a station on Line 1 of the Beijing Subway. It is the western terminus of Line 1. The name literally translates to 'apple garden'.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 39.94, 116.09 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Beijing Subway stations

Tanzhe Temple

The Tanzhe Temple is a Buddhist temple situated in the Western Hills, a mountainous area in western Beijing. It is one of the most well-known temples in Beijing. At one time, it was one of the most important temples in the nation. The temple is located near China National Highway 108 in the Mentougou District of Beijing. Built in the Jin Dynasty (265–420), it has an age of around 1,700 years.

More reading: Tanzhe Temple homepage
Located at 39.94, 116.09 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:3rd-century establishments, Buddhist temples in Beijing, Chinese architectural history, Major national historical and cultural sites in Beijing

Jietai Temple

Jietai Temple is a Buddhist temple in Mentougou District in western Beijing, China. It was constructed during the Tang dynasty, with major modifications made during the Ming and Qing Dynasties. Like the older Tanzhe Temple nearby along China National Highway 108, Jietai Temple is now a tourist attraction of Beijing. The temple is located on the mountainside of the Ma'an mountain approximately 25 kilometers from downtown Beijing.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 39.94, 116.09 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Buddhist temples in Beijing, Major national historical and cultural sites in Beijing

Western Hills

The Western Hills refers to the hills and mountains in the western part of Beijing.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 39.94, 116.09 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Geography of Beijing, Mountains of China, North China Plain