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Hefangkou Destination Guide

Explore Hefangkou in China

Hefangkou in the region of Beijing is a place in China - some 39 mi or ( 63 km ) North of Beijing , the country's capital city .

Interactive map of Hefangkou

Time in Hefangkou is now 11:30 PM (Monday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Shanghai " with a UTC offset of 8 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Yangquan, Xinzhou, Tianjin, Shijiazhuang, and Jinan. Since you are here already, consider visiting Yangquan . We saw some hobby film on the internet . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Where to go and what to see in Hefangkou ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Wanfujing street Night walk in Beijing Center China

2:33 min by divedeepinside
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night walk in the shopping street Beijing Center China Wanfujing street,here many turist come , souvenirs and other stuff ..

Toboggan ride at Mutianyu Great Wall

6:30 min by gyabento
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Best part of Mutianyu Great wall trip ! Ticket=40 Yuan ..

Bungee Jumping At Qinglong Gorge

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Jumping at Qinglong Gorge. Sounds like the spectators were making more noise than I was. Getting to the jump site was an absolute misadventure, but regardless, it was fun (both the misadventure and th ..

evening food in Beijing

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a well known food market in Beijing ..

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Interesting facts about this location

Hongluo Temple

The Hongluo Temple is one of the largest and most extensive Buddhist temples located in northern Beijing. It was first established during the Tang Dynasty (618-907 AD), however it was rebuilt many times later, notably during the Ming Dynasty. The temple is located at the southern foot of the Hongluo Mountain, and covers an area of 7 hectares (17 acres). Its name, Hongluo Temple is also translated as Red Shells Temple.

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Located at 40.38 116.62 (Lat./Long.); Less than 8 km away
Tags: Buddhist temples in Beijing


Mutianyu is a section of the Great Wall of China located in Huairou County 70 km northeast of central Beijing. The Mutianyu section of the Great Wall is connected with Jiankou in the west and Lianhuachi in the east. As one of the best-preserved parts of the Great Wall, the Mutianyu section of the Great Wall used to serve as the northern barrier defending the capital and the imperial tombs.

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Located at 40.44 116.56 (Lat./Long.); Less than 9 km away
Tags: Buildings and structures in Beijing, Great Wall of China, Visitor attractions in Beijing


Jiankou is a section of the Great Wall of China. This section is a photographic hotspot due to its unique style, steep mountains and beautiful scenery. 'Jiankou', is translated as 'Arrow Nock' in English, for the shape of the mountain is like an arrow, with the collapsed ridge opening as its arrow nock. Jiankou Great Wall located in the Huairou District 73 km north of Beijing.

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Located at 40.46 116.53 (Lat./Long.); Less than 13 km away
Tags: Buildings and structures in Beijing, Great Wall of China, Visitor attractions in Beijing

Huairou District

Huairou District is situated in northern Beijing. Huairou District, covering an area of 2,557.3 square kilometres, is divided into 2 subdistricts of the city of Huairou, 12 towns and 2 ethnic rural townships with a population of 296,002 (2000 Census). It is 50 kilometers from the city center (about a 1½ to 2 hour drive); 90 percent of it is mountainous area. Its major agricultural products are chestnuts, walnuts, hawthorns, sweet pears, and apricots.

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Located at 40.31 116.65 (Lat./Long.); Less than 14 km away
Tags: Districts of Beijing, Huairou District

Huairou Solar Observing Station

The Huairou Solar Observing Station is a solar observatory in China. It is situated on a north bank of the Huairou Reservoir, about 40km north of Beijing. There are two telescopes. It is operated by the National Astronomical Observatory of China, part of the Chinese Academy of Science.

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Located at 40.32 116.59 (Lat./Long.); Less than 14 km away
Tags: Astronomical observatories in China, Chinese astronomy, Solar observatories