Delve into Sihai in China
Sihai in the region of Beijing is a city in China - some 42 mi or ( 68 km ) North of Beijing , the country's capital .
Current time in Sihai is now 06:21 AM (Saturday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Shanghai " with a UTC offset of 8 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Xinzhou, Tianjin, Taiyuan, Shijiazhuang, and Jinan. While being here, make sure to check out Xinzhou . We encountered some video on the web . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you curious about the possible sightseeing spots and facts in Sihai ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.
Cinesi al ballo
Lo scrittore Mario Biondi mostra alcune scene del popolo di Pechino che balla al Parco Beihai nel luglio 2008 ..
Beijing New Year's Eve Fireworks 2008!!!
Non-stop New Year's Eve fireworks display from a rooftop near Gu Lou within the 2nd Ring Road. ..
Trip to China 2010 nr. 2 (Hutong area and two Beijing temples )
Classical China continued: Hutong area (with short riksja trip) and two temples in Beijing: Lama Temple and Temple of Heaven. The emperor used to pray in the latter once every year, to ask for good ha ..
The Great Wall of China, Mutianyu & Liuyang He
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Interesting facts about this location
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.
Located at 40.46 116.53 (Lat./Long.); Less than 12 km away
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.
Located at 40.44 116.56 (Lat./Long.); Less than 16 km away
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.
Located at 40.38 116.62 (Lat./Long.); Less than 24 km away
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.
Located at 40.32 116.59 (Lat./Long.); Less than 28 km away
The Huairou Reservoir is a reservoir about 60km north of Beijing, China. It is the site of the Huairou Solar Observing Station.
Located at 40.31 116.61 (Lat./Long.); Less than 29 km away
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