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Jinan Destination Guide

Delve into Jinan in China!

Jinan in the region of Shandong Sheng with it's 2,069,266 residents is located in China - some 226 mi (or 364 km) South of Beijing, the country's capital.

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Current time in Jinan is now 01:49 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Shanghai" with an UTC offset of 8 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Zhengzhou, Xuzhou, Tianjin, Shijiazhuang, Sangzidian or Beijing. While being here, make sure to check out Luokou, Jinan, Hongjialou and Beiyuan as well. We discovered 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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Taralee & the Street Fortune Teller in J...

04:36 min ( May 22, 2012 by DosBesosBlog)
Views: 140 - Rating: 5/5

Paid ten yuan to get my fortune told, but getting this video was priceless! It gets really good at about 2:52. Enjoy!!!

Daming Lake - Jinan Shandong China

01:15 min ( November 24, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWa)
Views: 87 - Rating: 0/5 - Created at TripWow by TravelPod Attractions (a TripAdvisor company) Daming Lake Jinan Read more at: Travel blogs from Daming Lake: - "... I might head out t...

Jinan Shandong China and surroundings ...

02:38 min ( November 17, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOW)
Views: 63 - Rating: 0/5 - Tour of Jinan, China created at TripWow by TravelPod (a TripAdvisor company) TripAdvisor TripWow Slideshow of Jinan by TravelPod. Cities visited on this trip: - Jinan, Shando...

A spring in Baotu Spring Garden in Jinan...

00:33 min ( May 18, 2009 by jiaye88)
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Interesting facts about this location


Jinan is the capital of Shandong province in Eastern China. The area of present-day Jinan has played an important role in the history of the region from the earliest beginnings of civilization and has evolved into a major national administrative, economic, and transportation hub.

More reading: Jinan homepage
Located at 36.67, 117 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Cities in Shandong, Jinan, Provincial capitals in China, Sub-provincial cities in the People's Republic of China

Daming Lake

Daming Lake is the largest lake in the city of Jinan, Shandong, China and one of city's main natural and cultural landmarks. Located to the north of the historical city center, the lake is fed by the artesian karst springs of the area and hence retains a fairly constant water level through the entire year.

More reading: Daming Lake homepage
Located at 36.67, 117 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Geography of Shandong, Jinan, Lakes of China

Thousand Buddha Mountain

The Thousand Buddha Mountain is a hill located southeast of the city of Jinan, the capital of Shandong Province, China. It is renowned for its numerous Buddha images which have been carved out of the hill's rock faces or free-standing structures erect since the times of the Sui Dynasty (581-618) and its Xingguochan Temple.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 36.67, 117 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Buddhist temples in Shandong, Geography of Shandong, History of Shandong, Jinan

Shandong Provincial Stadium

Shandong Provincial Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium used mostly for association football matches in Shandong Provincial Sports Centre, Jinan, China. It is currently used mostly for football matches. The stadium holds 43,700. The stadium was built in 1988.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 36.67, 117 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:AFC Asian Cup stadiums, Football venues in China, Multi-purpose stadiums in China, Shandong Luneng Taishan F.C., Sports venues in Shandong

Shandong University

Shandong University is a public comprehensive university in Shandong, China. It is one of the largest universities in China by student population (57,500 full-time students in 2009) and is supported directly by the national government. Present-day Shandong University is the result of multiple mergers as well as splits and restructurings that have involved more than a dozen academic institutions over time.

More reading: Shandong University homepage
Located at 36.67, 117 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Shandong University, Universities and colleges in Shandong, Universities in China with English-medium schools of medicine