Dandong
in Liaoning Sheng, China

How to get there and get around
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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
40.129 and 124.395 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 40° 7' 45" and E 124° 23' 40"
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: 08:25 PM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Asia/Shanghai
UTC/GMT offset: 8 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:58 am and 4:55 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-38.092 and -57.556 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Las Colinas de Peralta Ramos
References
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Current travel safety evaluation for China in Eastern Asia

Safety Score: 3,9 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to China.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning China. Last Update: 2021-06-16 08:28:49

Delve into Dandong

Dandong in Liaoning Sheng with it's 631,973 habitants is located in China about 423 mi (or 681 km) east of Beijing, the country's capital town.

Current time in Dandong is now 08:25 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Shanghai with an UTC offset of 8 hours. We know of 4 airports close to Dandong, of which two are larger airports. The closest is airport we know is Sunan International Airport in North korea in a distance of 92 mi (or 148 km). The closest airport in China is Changhai Airport in a distance of 109 mi (or 148 km), South-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 is Complex of Koguryo Tombs in North korea at a distance of 103 mi (or 166 km). The closest in China is Imperial Tombs of the Ming and Qing Dynasties in a distance of 111 mi (or 166 km), South-East. 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: Sinuiju, Xinxing, Hongqi, Baiqi and Baoshan. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 9°C / 49 °F

Morning Temperature 1°C / 33 °F
Evening Temperature 8°C / 46 °F
Night Temperature 4°C / 40 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 39%
Air Pressure 1025 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from South
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Thursday, 21st of October 2021

11°C (51 °F)
5°C (41 °F)
Overcast clouds, light breeze.

Friday, 22nd of October 2021

12°C (53 °F)
6°C (43 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Saturday, 23rd of October 2021

13°C (55 °F)
8°C (46 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Wanda Realm Dandong

Address
2,0 mi
No.300 Jinshan Street
118000 Dandong
China

Time Information

Checkout: 14:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Jianguo

Address
2,9 mi
No.4 Yueliangdao Avenue
118002 Dandong
China

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


YALU RIVER HOTEL

Address
0,6 mi
87 JIU WEI ROAD ZHENXING DISTRICT
118000 Dandong
China

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Kunlun Business Hotel - Dandong

Address
0,3 mi
110 Jinshan Avenue, Dandong
118000 Dandong
China

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
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Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Dandong Pearl-lsland Golf Club

Address
2,5 mi
No 50 East Binjiang Road
118000 Dandong
China

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Dandong Pearl-lsland Golf Club

Address
2,5 mi
NO. 50 Binjiang East Road, Zhen'an District, Dandong, China
118007 Dandong
China

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
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Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


SUNNY RESORT HOTEL

Address
0,5 mi
1 XIANQIAN STREET YUANBAO DISTRICT
118000 Dandongshì
China

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Zhonglian Hotel

Address
0,7 mi
No.62 Middle Binjiang Road
118000 Dandong
China

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
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Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Dan Dong Hotel

Address
1,1 mi
No.69 Shan Shang Street
118016 Dandong
China

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


RivesideInternation Hotel Dandong

Address
1,1 mi
No.5 FangBa Road
118000 Dandong
China

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

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北レス・丹東・北朝鮮料理店・柳京酒店①

Published: October 10, 2010
Length: 27:05 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: 川上龍也


北レス・丹東・北朝鮮料理店・柳京酒店⑤

Published: October 10, 2010
Length: 54:47 min
Rating: 0 of 5
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大陸尋奇之丹東機場 China adventure / Dandong Airport

Published: June 29, 2009
Length: 26:37 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Maolong Chen

丹東市,中國最大的邊境城市,與北韓之間只隔了一條鴨綠江. 2009年的丹東機場,所有設備包含廁所尚未現代化,廁所裡面的味道更是讓人印象深刻!!!


Inside North Korea 3 - On the North Korea / China border

Published: September 09, 2009
Length: 09:14 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Sean Gallagher

On the North Korea/China border, Photojournalist Sean Gallagher and reporter Mark MacKinnon (The Globe & Mail) report on the glaring differences lying either side of the Yalu River. 2009 http://www...


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Published: June 14, 2012
Length: 26:48 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Matt Harding

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丹東~中国・北朝鮮国境の街

Published: July 30, 2010
Length: 33:38 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: FAICHA7

中国・北朝鮮国境の街、丹東に行ってきました。


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Published: September 25, 2013
Length: 21:28 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: 鳳雛チャンネル

北朝鮮の様子を紹介。 木しか無い場所、ぼろい船、わかりにくいですが写る人が着る服もぼろいなど、北朝鮮の貧しさがわかると思います。...


Dandong Aston English School

Published: July 25, 2008
Length: 53:25 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Aston English

A video made by Dandong Aston school.


チョソンの車窓から

Published: September 30, 2007
Length: 39:22 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: qrz59

丹東→新義州.


Start of Great Wall - Dandong

Published: September 25, 2013
Length: 47:03 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Terrell Neuage

With Dalian American International School teachers outside of Dandong to the Tiger Hill section of the Great Wall -


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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.

Sinuiju

Sinŭiju (Shinŭiju-si) is a city in North Korea, neighboring with Dandong City, China via international border and is the capital of North Pyeongan Province. Part of the city is included in the Sinŭiju Special Administrative Region, which was established in 2002 to experiment with introducing a market economy.

Located at 40.1, 124.4 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Sinuiju, Cities in North Pyongan, China–North Korea border crossings, Port cities and towns in North Korea

Sino-Korean Friendship Bridge

The Sino-Korea, Sino-Korean, or China-North Korea Friendship Bridge (renamed from Yalu River Bridge in 1990) connects the cities of Dandong, China and Sinŭiju, North Korea, along the China-North Korea border. It was constructed by the imperial Japanese between April 1937 and May 1943, during their occupation of Korea and Manchukuo, to span the Yalu River. One of the few ways to enter or leave North Korea, it carries automobile and rail traffic. Pedestrians are not allowed to cross.

Located at 40.115, 124.393 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
International bridges, Bridges in North Korea, Bridges in China, Road-rail bridges, Buildings and structures in Liaoning, Transport in Liaoning, China–North Korea border crossings, Bridges completed in 1943, Buildings and structures in Dandong, AAAA-rated tourist attractions

Sinuiju Special Administrative Region

Sinŭiju Special Administrative Region is a special administrative region (SAR) of North Korea proclaimed in 2002 (but have not put into de facto operation till now), on the border with China. It was established in September 2002 in an area including parts of Sinŭiju and the surrounding area, in an attempt to introduce market economics, and is directly governed as in the case of "Directly Governed Cities".

Located at 40.1006, 124.394 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Sinuiju, Directly Governed Cities and Special Administrative Regions of North Korea

Sinuiju Stadium

The Sinuiju Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium that is mainly used for events and football (soccer) matches. Its main tenant is the Sinŭiju Locomotive F.C.. The capacity is about 17,500.

Located at 40.1105, 124.414 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in North Korea, Sports venues in North Korea, Multi-purpose stadiums in North Korea

Sinuiju Chongnyon Station

Sinuiju Station is the railway station of Sinuiju, North Korea. It is the final stop on the Pyongui Line, which runs from Pyongyang to Sinuiju (and which, in South Korea, is considered part of the Gyeongui Line, which theoretically connects Sinuiju to Seoul). The station is the main recipient for overland traffic between North Korea and People's Republic of China, and is one of the country's most important rail stations, as it controls access to the Chinese city of Dandong over the Yalu River.

Located at 40.1064, 124.403 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Sinuiju, Railway stations in North Korea

Zhenxing District

Zhenxing District is a district of the city of Dandong, Liaoning, People's Republic of China.

Located at 40.105, 124.361 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
County-level divisions of Liaoning

Yuanbao District

Yuanbao District is a district of the city of Dandong, Liaoning, People's Republic of China.

Located at 40.1525, 124.381 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
County-level divisions of Liaoning

Zhen'an District

Zhen'an District (simplified Chinese: 振安区; traditional Chinese: 振安區; pinyin: Zhèn'ān Qū is a district of the city of Dandong, Liaoning, People's Republic of China.

Located at 40.1569, 124.42 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
County-level divisions of Liaoning

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
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