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Hangzhou Destination Guide

Explore Hangzhou in China

Hangzhou in the region of Zhejiang Sheng with its 1,878,129 inhabitants is a town in China - some 697 mi or ( 1122 km ) South of Beijing , the country's capital city .

Interactive map of Hangzhou

Current time in Hangzhou is now 05:05 PM (Sunday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Shanghai " with a UTC offset of 8 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Zhuji, Zhuantang, Yushan, Xuzhou, and Xixing. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Zhuji . We saw some video on the web . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Where to go and what to see in Hangzhou ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Videos

2009 GSM Surfing China Festival - Hangzhou - Episode 1

5:55 min by GerardSports
Views: 866 Rating: 3.00

Gerard Sports Marketing (GSM) returns to China--bringing the sport of surfing to the Chinese people once again. Everyday--twice a day--in the City of Hangzhou (pronounced "han-joe"), a tidal bore wave ..

Electric Bicycle Motor Factory.avi

4:05 min by matattack2000
Views: 707 Rating: 5.00

A short trip through an electric bicycle motor factory showing the production process. ..


Crowded but Beautiful West Lake in Hangzhou, China

2:52 min by travelswithsheila
Views: 548 Rating: 5.00

www.TravelsWithSheila.com Hangzhou is one of the most beautiful cities in China. Close to Shanghai (1-1 hours by train) with historical sites, tea gardens and West Lake, Hangzhou's most popular spot. ..

2009 GSM Surfing China Festival - Hangzhou - Episode 2

6:33 min by GerardSports
Views: 240 Rating: 0.00

Gerard Sports Marketing (GSM) returns to China--bringing the sport of surfing to the Chinese people once again. Everyday--twice a day--in the City of Hangzhou (pronounced "han-joe"), a tidal bore wave ..


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Interesting facts about this location

Xiacheng District

Xiacheng District is an administrative district in Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province of China. It has an area of 31 square kilometers, and a population of 330,000. Its postal code is 310006. The district government is located on 200 Qingchun Rd.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 30.28 120.18 (Lat./Long.); Less than 2 km away
Tags: County-level cities in Zhejiang, Geography of Hangzhou

Baochu Pagoda

Baochu Pagoda is a pagoda in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province, China. Known as one of the landmarks of the West Lake, it is located just north of the lake on top of Precious Stone Hill (宝石山, bǎoshíshān). Its small base supports seven storeys (45 me) and gives it a distinctively slender and elegant appearance. The name Baochu, translated directly, means "protect Chu", who, legend has it, refers to Qian Chu, the last king of Wuyue.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 30.26 120.14 (Lat./Long.); Less than 4 km away
Tags: 960s architecture, Buildings and structures in Hangzhou, Chinese pagodas, Visitor attractions in Hangzhou

Xihu District, Hangzhou

Xihu Districtis a district in Hangzhou, China, near West Lake. It has an area of 263 square kilometers, and a population of 520,000. The postal code is 310013. The district government is located on 1 Zheda Rd.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 30.27 120.13 (Lat./Long.); Less than 4 km away
Tags: Geography of Hangzhou

Yellow Dragon Sports Center

Zhejiang Yellow Dragon Sports Center or Zhejiang Huanglong Sports Center is a sports complex also used for cultural events such as music concerts and celebrations, located in the center of the city of Hangzhou, Zhejiang province, China. Huanglong means "Yellow Dragon" in Chinese. It is the home of soccer club Hangzhou Nabel Greentown F.C.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 30.27 120.13 (Lat./Long.); Less than 4 km away
Tags: Buildings and structures in Hangzhou, Football venues in China, Hangzhou Greentown F.C., Sports venues in Zhejiang

Zhejiang University

Zhejiang University, sometimes referred to as Zheda, is a national university in China. Founded in 1897, Zhejiang University is one of China's oldest institutions of higher education. It is a member of the C9 League and Yangtze Delta Universities Alliance. Zhejiang University is located in the city of Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, approximately 112 miles (180 km) southwest of Shanghai.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 30.26 120.12 (Lat./Long.); Less than 5 km away
Tags: 1897 establishments in China, Association of Pacific Rim Universities, Educational institutions established in 1897, Project 211, Project 985, Universities and colleges in Hangzhou, Universities in China with English-medium schools of medicine, Zhejiang University

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Historical Weather

temperature and rainfall during the year in Hangzhou