in Beijing Municipality, China
- Summer Palace, an Imperial Garden in Beijing (Unesco heritage, 11 mi)
- Temple of Heaven: an Imperial Sacrificial Altar in Beijing (Unesco heritage, 17 mi)
- The Great Wall (Unesco heritage, 27 mi)
- Peking Man Site at Zhoukoudian (Unesco heritage, 28 mi)
- Mountain Resort and its Outlying Temples, Chengde (Unesco heritage, 110 mi)
- Beijing Dongwuyuan (zoo, (8 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 40.046 and 116.254 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 40° 2' 44" and E 116° 15' 14"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Yuan Renminbi - CNY
- Spoken languages:
- Chinese, Uighur, Zhuang
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 03:46 AM (Wednesday)
- Timezone: Asia/Shanghai
- UTC/GMT offset: 8 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:07 am and 6:33 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -40.217 and -64.067 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Boca de la Travesia
- This place on Geonames.org
Delve into Xibeiwang
Xibeiwang in Beijing Municipality is located in China a little north-west of Beijing, the country's capital town.
Current time in Xibeiwang is now 03:46 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Shanghai with an UTC offset of 8 hours. We know of 4 airports close to Xibeiwang, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest airport in China is Beijing Capital International Airport in a distance of 18 mi (or 28 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in China is Summer Palace, an Imperial Garden in Beijing in a distance of 11 mi (or 18 km), South-West. We encountered 1 points of interest near this location. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Wenquan, Haidian, Xiangshan, Shahe and Qinghe. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Wyndham Beijing North
Palace Garden Hotel And Resorts
XIHUA BUSINESS HOTEL ZHONGGUANCUN
Fragrant Hill Empark Hotel
HOLIDAY INN JINDU HOTEL
Beijing Jingmingyuan Hotel
Comfort Holiday Hotel
Sanyuan Xiangshan Business Hotel - Beijing
Videos from this area
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Summer Palace, Beijing, China ( Θερινό ανάκτορο, Πεκίνο, Κίνα )
http://www.giannispsaroudakis.com Το θερινό ανάκτορο καταλαμβάνει μια έκταση 2,9 τετραγωνικών χιλιομέτρων. Παλάτια, περίπτε...
Trip to China part 2. The forbidden city/(A view of) The summer palace.
I can't remember what the exact reason was, but we weren't allowed to get up close to the summer palace.
【北京五天遊 A trip to Beijing】頤和園昆明湖觀光船全程風景 Full ride of the Summer palace boat tour
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Panaromic View of the Summer Palace in Beijing, China During Winter
Ironically called the summer palace located in Beijing, China, when i visited this place in Winter in March 2010, it was showing, their was people shovelling show everywhere and the lake was...
Edinburgh vet students visit Beijing
In September 2008, 31 students of the Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary studies at the University of Edinburgh visited Beijing to learn about veterinary medicine as practised in China: acupuncture,...
Summer Palace - Beijing 2009
Travelling to the Summer Palace is straight forward. Simply take the brand new Subway Line 4 to Beigongmen station, on exiting the station take a short walk west and the entrance to the Palace...
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Attractions and noteworthy things
Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.
Peking University, is a major research university located in Beijing, and a member of the C9 League. It is the first established modern national university of China. It was founded as Imperial University of Peking in 1898 as a replacement of the ancient Guozijian. By 1920 it had become a center for progressive thought. Today, Peking University is frequently placed as one of the best universities in China by many national and international rankings.
The Summer Palace is a palace in Beijing, China. The Summer Palace is mainly dominated by Longevity Hill and the Kunming Lake. It covers an expanse of 2.9 square kilometres, three quarters of which is water. Longevity Hill is about 60 metres (200 feet) high and houses many buildings positioned in sequence.
Old Summer Palace
The Old Summer Palace, known in Chinese as Yuan Ming Yuan (the Gardens of Perfect Brightness), and originally called the Imperial Gardens, was a complex of palaces and gardens in Beijing. It is located 8 kilometres northwest of the walls of the Imperial City and was built in the 18th and early 19th century as the place where the emperors of the Qing Dynasty resided and handled government affairs (the Forbidden City was used for formal ceremonies).
Henan Agricultural University
Henan Agricultural University is a public university located in Zhengzhou, Henan, China. It was established in 1912 under the name as Henan Public Agricultural Major School. The school area is approximately 144000㎡. It has more than 100 years of history, the university has established intercollegiate ties with universities in the United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Japan, Thailand, the Netherlands and other countries.
The Long Corridor is a covered walkway in the Summer Palace in Beijing, China. First erected in the middle of the 18th century, it is famous for its length (728 m) in conjunction with its rich painted decoration (more than 14,000 paintings).
Jade Belt Bridge
The Jade Belt Bridge, also known as the Camel's Back Bridge, is an 18th century pedestrian Moon bridge located on the grounds of the Summer Palace in Beijing, China. It is famous for its distinctive tall thin single arch. The Jade Belt Bridge is the most well-known of the six bridges on the western shore of Kunming Lake. It was erected in the years 1751 to 1764, during the reign of the Qianlong Emperor, and was built in the style of the delicate bridges in the country-side of southern China.
The Marble Boat, also known as the Boat of Purity and Ease (Qing Yan Fǎng) is a lakeside pavilion on the grounds of the Summer Palace in Beijing, China. It was first erected in 1755 during the reign of the Qianlong Emperor. The original pavilion was made from a base of large stone blocks which supported a wooden superstructure done in a traditional Chinese design. In 1860, during the Second Opium War, the pavilion was destroyed by Anglo-French forces.
Kunming Lake is the central lake on the grounds of the Summer Palace in Beijing, China. Together with the Longevity Hill, Kunming Lake forms the key landscape features of the Summer Palace gardens. With an area of 2.2 square kilometres, Kunming Lake covers approximately three quarters of the Summer Palace grounds. It is fairly shallow with an average depth of only 1.5 metres .
Xiyang Lou, are ruins of 18th-century European-style imperial buildings on the grounds of the Old Summer Palace in Beijing, China. They are located in the northern part of the Changchun Yuan (Garden of Eternal Spring), one of the three gardens which once made up the Old Summer Palace, and cover an area of about 7 hectares.
Beijing Botanical Garden
The Beijing Botanical Garden is a botanical garden situated in the northwestern outskirts of Beijing, China between Xiangshan (Fragrant Hills) Park and Jade Spring Mountain in the Western Hills.
Qinghe Railway Station
Qinghe railway station is a railway station in Beijing.
Shahe Railway Station
Shahe railway station is a railway station in Beijing.
Beijing 101 Middle School
Beijing 101 Middle School, also known as Beijing No.101 Middle/High School, is a coeducational public middle school for both boarding and day students in grades 7 to 12 (ages 12 to 18). The school is in Xiyuan, Haidian District of Beijing, half mile from Zhongguancun, the city's IT center. It is one of the beacon high schools accredited by Beijing Municipal Government. It has two affiliated schools.
Beijing Aerospace Command and Control Center
Beijing Aerospace Command and Control Center (Chinese: 北京航天指挥控制中心; BACCC or more frequently BACC as shown in its logos) is a command center for the Chinese space program which includes the Shenzhou missions, and is located in a suburb northwest of Beijing. The space center is supervised and managed by the government of the People's Republic of China. BACCC's primary functions include supervision, telemetry, tracking and command of spacecraft.
Central Party School of the Communist Party of China
The Party School of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China in Beijing, also known as the Central Party School, is the higher education institution which specifically trains officials for the Communist Party of China. As of October 03, 2007, it has about 1,300 students. The current president is Liu Yunshan.
Wofo Temple is a Buddhist temple located near the Beijing Botanical Garden 20 kilometres from the center of Beijing. The temple is best known as the location of the 'Recumbent Buddha', a large sculpture of the Buddha lying down created in 1321.
Kunming University 昆明大学, founded in 1984, is Yunnan's only comprehensive professional university approved by the Ministry of Education of the People's Republic of China. Kunming University has 3 campuses with a total area of 499 mus. The total value of teaching and scientific research equipment is 40,560,000 Yuan. The university library collection stands out among the school's resources, containing more the 462,000 volumes.
Xi'erqi is an interchange station between Line 13 and the Changping Line on the Beijing Subway in China. The station has relocated to a new location several hundreds meters north on 25 December 2010 to ease transfer between the two lines when the new Changping Line opened, and the original station is now defunct. \t\t \t\t\tXierqi station passageway 20130131. JPG \t\t\t The new station. \t\t\t \t\t \t\t \t\t\tNew Xierqi station. jpg \t\t\t The new station (line 13).
Xiyuan Station is a station on Line 4 of the Beijing Subway in China.
Yuanmingyuan Park Station
Yuanmingyuan Park Station is a station on Line 4 of the Beijing Subway. The station is located outside of the south entrance to the Old Summer Palace in Haidian District of Beijing. There are three station exits, A, B, and C.
Beigongmen Station is a station on Line 4 of the Beijing Subway in China. The station provides close access to the North Gate of the Summer Palace.
Anheqiao North Station
Anheqiao North Station is a station on Line 4 of the Beijing Subway in China. This is the terminal station in the north of Line 4. It is built above the ground (the only such station on Line 4) and has separated platforms.
. Huilongguan (回龙观) is a suburban residential neighborhood in northern Beijing, located in Changping District, 33 km north of the city. Originally, a satellite town, Huilongguan has grown to become part of the extended Beijing metropolis inside the 6th Ring Road.
Peking University HSBC Business School
Peking University HSBC Business School is a graduate-level business school, under the auspices of Peking University, located in Shenzhen China, at the university's only satellite campus. PHBS was founded in 2004 as the first English-only business programs offered by a Chinese institution of higher education.
Life Science Park Station
Life Science Park is a station on the Changping Line of the Beijing Subway in China.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Xibeiwang.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Hsi-pei-wang, Xibeiwang, Xibeiwang Zhen, 西北旺, 西北旺镇