in Hebei, China
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 40.002 and 119.749 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 40° 0' 8" and E 119° 44' 56"
- 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: 05:31 AM (Saturday)
- Timezone: Asia/Shanghai
- UTC/GMT offset: 8 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:00 am and 6:15 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -38.896 and -60.339 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Balneario Oceano
- This place on Wikipedia
- This place on Geonames.org
Delve into Shanhaiguan
Shanhaiguan in Hebei with it's 140,000 habitants is located in China about 178 mi (or 286 km) east of Beijing, the country's capital town.
Current time in Shanhaiguan is now 05:31 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Asia / Shanghai with an UTC offset of 8 hours. We know of 6 airports close to Shanhaiguan, of which two are larger airports. The closest airport in China is Shanhaiguan Airport in a distance of 3 mi (or 4 km), South. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
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: Wangjiazhuang, Lijiabao, Qinhuangdao, Xidianzi and Qiansuo. 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
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Where The Great Wall Ends and You Freeze Koolkev88's photos around Shanhaiguan, China (hebei)
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Hiking the Great Wall at Shanhaiguan
Hiking from the beach of Laolongtou to the first mountain of Jiaoshan following the Great Wall. One photo every five second.
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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.
Shanhai Pass or Shanhaiguan, Shan-hai-kuan or Shan-hai-kwan, also known as Yu Pass (榆關), along with Jiayu Pass and Juyong Pass, is one of the major passes of the Great Wall of China It is located in Shanhaiguan District, Qinhuangdao, Hebei. In 1961, Shanhaiguan became a site of China First Class National Cultural Site. It is a popular tourist destination, featuring the eastern end of the main line of the Ming Dynasty Great Wall.
Port of Qinghuangdao is a seaport on the Bohai sea in vicinity of Qinghuangdao, Hebei, People's Republic of China. Together with the Port of Huanghua, Qinghuangdao Port is a major port for coal transportation. Qinhuangdao is the nation's coal shipping center which is also seen as a barometer of the economy. The daily transport capacity was at least 50 vessels per day in the past.
Contec Medical Systems
Contec Medical Systems is a Chinese manufacturer of medical devices ranging from home-use pulse oximeters such as those used by sufferers of sleep apnea to the electrocardiograph and electroencephalograph machines used in hospitals.
Qinhuangdao Railway Station
Qinhuangdao station is a railway station located in the city of Qinhuangdao, in Hebei, China.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Shanhaiguan.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Lin-yü, Shan-hai-kuan, Shanhaikwan, Shanhaiguan, SHF, Шаньхайгуань, 山海关