Gangkou
in Shanghai Municipality, China

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
31.146 and 121.450 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 31° 8' 43" and E 121° 27' 0"
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: 04:11 PM (Monday)
Timezone: Asia/Shanghai
UTC/GMT offset: 8 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
4:50 am and 7:00 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-31.119 and -58.579 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Moreira
References
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Discover Gangkou

Gangkou in Shanghai Municipality is a town in China about 668 mi (or 1,076 km) south-east of Beijing, the country's capital city.

Current time in Gangkou is now 04:11 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Asia / Shanghai with an UTC offset of 8 hours. We know of 8 airports near Gangkou, of which 4 are larger airports. The closest airport in China is Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport in a distance of 8 mi (or 12 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in China is Classical Gardens of Suzhou in a distance of 60 mi (or 97 km), West. Looking for a place to stay? we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Changqiao, Xuhui, Luwan, Pujiang and Shanghai. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 28°C / 82 °F

Morning Temperature 27°C / 81 °F
Evening Temperature 29°C / 84 °F
Night Temperature 26°C / 79 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 36%
Air Pressure 1010.2 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (5 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Overcast clouds

Tuesday, 18th of June 2019

22°C (72 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Wednesday, 19th of June 2019

27°C (81 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Overcast clouds, light breeze.

Thursday, 20th of June 2019

27°C (80 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Pullman Shanghai South

Address
1,5 mi
1 Pubei Road Xuhui District
200235 Shanghai
China

Time Information

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


Grand Skylight Gardens

Address
0,2 mi
100 Baise Road
200231 Shanghai
China

Time Information

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


LOTEL BOUTIQUE HOTEL NON SMOKING

Address
1,1 mi
385 LAO HU MIN ROAD XUHUI DISTRICT
201300 SHANGHAI
China

Time Information

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


Shanghai East Asia Sport Hotel

Address
2,4 mi
No.1500 South Zhongshan No.2 Rd., Xuhui - Xujiahui amp; Everbright Center, Shanghai, China
200030 Shanghai
China

Time Information

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


STARWAY HOTEL XUHUI

Address
2,3 mi
1-8, 85 LANE, HUA RONG ROAD
20030 Shanghai
China

Time Information

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


Orange Select Hotel Everbright Convention and Exhibition Center

Address
2,1 mi
No.518 YinZhou Road
200233 Shanghai
China

Time Information

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


B-B Inn Shanghai Xuhui Branch

Address
2,2 mi
501 Long Hua West Road
200085 Shànghaishì
China

Time Information

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


Hua Xia Hotel

Address
2,0 mi
Cáobaolù 38
200233 Shànghaishì
China

Time Information

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


9 Style

Address
2,4 mi
588 Tianlin Road East
200233 Shanghai
China

Time Information

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


OK HOTEL

Address
1,1 mi
NO.569 SHI LONG ROAD
200237 Shànghaishì
China

Time Information

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


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Shanghai, Visiting a school - China Travel Channel

Published: September 23, 2012
Length: 47:35 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: myVideoMedia GmbH

English see below [dt.] In Shanghai (上海) -- China - ist es normal, dass Kinder am Samstag freiwillig eine Schule besuchen, um zusätzliche Fähigkeiten zu erwerben. Das Angebot umfasst...


Buying ticket on Shanghai Metro

Published: August 04, 2009
Length: 19:22 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: boywithadolphin

Oyster card is better than single ticket.. £2 deposit plus minium of £1 to charge card. You can get your £2 deposit back at the end of your holiday. Metro fares are about 30 to 50 pence...


5 Crazy china men on bikes in a metal ball

Published: August 20, 2008
Length: 02:39 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: danzs8

this is from my trip to china where i went to a show in shanghai.


North Korean Pavillion - Expo 2010 Shanghai

Published: December 18, 2010
Length: 59:41 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: killallcoolkids

A little Walk through the very tastefull North Korean Pavillion at the Shanghai Expo 2010 - Better City Better Life.


Summer 08 - ShangHai (wax museum, ChengHuang Miao, & Pearl)

Published: September 06, 2008
Length: 05:52 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Kent Owen

The 2nd day of my traveling - This is a video of a wax museum, ChengHuang Miao, and the ShangHai Pearl, which of course are all in Shanghai.


Shanghai Nanjing District Lights Up at Night

Published: August 29, 2009
Length: 33:54 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Patricia Mohr

Some buildings support huge Times Square-style video screens advertising various products.... The Nanjing district is seemingly always buzzing with life. Rea...


Shanghai Financial Tower

Published: June 10, 2011
Length: 16:06 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: ukyox2x

The view and a bit of facts on one of the tallest towers in the world: The Shanghai financial tower in Shanghai, China.


ECLIPS RAIDER

Published: August 12, 2008
Length: 33:02 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: chainmodulation

動画中の写真はフリー素材サイト「Night Sea」様からお借りしました。 http://nightsea.blue.coocan.jp/ ありがとうございました。


Hotel Old House Inn - chambre standard - Shanghai - Chinaveo.avi

Published: July 12, 2010
Length: 18:19 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Planetveo

Les chambres de l'hôtel sont grandes, dotées d'un mobilier plaisant et de lits confortables et stylisés. Le personnel de l'hôtel, extrêmement compétent, vous...


Shanghai 2012 Drachenblumen Tempel

Published: May 16, 2012
Length: 46:20 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: raedlermedia

Der Tempel der Drachenblume (Longhua Si), der größte chan-(zen)-budddhistische Tempel von Shanghai.


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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.

Luwan District

Luwan District was a district located in central Shanghai, China until its merger with Huangpu District, Shanghai in June 2011. It had an area of 8.05 km² and population of 350,000 as of 2001.

Located at 31.1167, 121.467 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of Shanghai

Xujiahui

Xujiahui, also spelt Zikawei or Siccawei, is a locality in Shanghai, China. It is a historical and cultural area located in Xuhui District. The area is a well known precinct for shopping and entertainment in Shanghai. Xujiahui Simplified Chinese 徐家汇 Traditional Chinese 徐家匯 Transcriptions Mandarin - Hanyu Pinyin Xújiāhuì It is also the name of the metro station in the area, Xujiahui Station.

Located at 31.1833, 121.433 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Neighbourhoods of Shanghai, Shopping districts and streets in China, Visitor attractions in Shanghai

Xuhui District

Xuhui District is a district of Shanghai. It has a land area of 54.76 km² and a population of 982,200 as of 2008. The Xuhui District is centred on Xujiahui, after which it is named. Xujiahui was historically land owned by Ming dynasty bureaucrat and scientist Xu Guangqi, and later donated to the Roman Catholic Church. Being the core of Catholic Shanghai, the Xuhui District formed, together with neighbouring Luwan District, the former French Concession of Shanghai.

Located at 31.1833, 121.433 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of Shanghai

Longhua Temple

The Longhua Temple is a Buddhist Temple dedicated to the Maitreya Buddha located in Shanghai, China. Although most of the present-day buildings date from later reconstructions, the temple preserves the architectural design of a Song Dynasty monastery of the Buddhist Chan sect. It is the largest, most authentic and complete ancient temple complex in the city of Shanghai.

Located at 31.177, 121.447 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
970s architecture, Song Dynasty, Chinese architecture, Architectural history, Buddhist temples in Shanghai, Landmarks in Shanghai

Shanghai Indoor Stadium

Shanghai Indoor Stadium is a multi-purpose gymnasium, in Shanghai, China. Hailed as a great feat of engineering at the time of its construction, the building is now considered dated and out-classed, by newly constructed sporting facilities nearby. It is now used mostly for entertainment events, rather than sporting competition.

Located at 31.1834, 121.434 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Indoor arenas in China, Sports venues in Shanghai, Snooker venues

Caobao Road Station

Caobao Road is the name of a station on Line 1 of the Shanghai Metro. This station is part of the southern extension of that line and it is located in Xuhui District. The station will provide an interchange with Line 12 when the line enters operation in 2012.

Located at 31.1703, 121.431 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Line 1, Shanghai Metro, Shanghai Metro stations

Shanghai South Railway Station

For information on the metro station of the same name, see Shanghai South Railway Station (Shanghai Metro) Shanghai South Railway Station, also Shanghai South Station, is a railway station in the city of Shanghai, China. Located in the Xuhui District, its importance is second only to the Shanghai Railway Station. After extensive renovation that was finished in 2006, the station features a modern circular design, the first of its kind in the world.

Located at 31.1544, 121.424 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway stations in Shanghai, Stations on the Hukun Railway

Caoxi Road Station

Caoxi Road Station is a station on the Shanghai Metro Line 3. It is within walking distance of Shanghai's first IKEA store.

Located at 31.1786, 121.433 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Line 3, Shanghai Metro, Shanghai Metro stations

Longcao Road Station

Longcao Road is the name of a station on the Shanghai Metro Line 3. It will also become a station on Line 12, which is currently under construction.

Located at 31.1714, 121.439 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Shanghai Metro stations

Shilong Road Station

Shilong Road is the name of a station on the Shanghai Metro Line 3.

Located at 31.16, 121.438 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Shanghai Metro stations

Shanghai Stadium

The Shanghai Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Shanghai, China. It is currently used mostly for football matches. The stadium was built in 1997 when the 8th National Games of the People's Republic of China was held in Shanghai. It can hold about 80,000 people, so it is also called the "80,000 people's Stadium" (八万人体育场).

Located at 31.1835, 121.437 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Athletics (track and field) venues in China, Sports venues in Shanghai, 2008 Summer Olympic venues, Olympic football venues, Football venues in China, Multi-purpose stadiums in China, Rugby union stadiums in China

Shanghai High School

Shanghai High School is a top public high school in Shanghai municipality, People's Republic of China. It also has an international division, the Shanghai High School International Division.

Located at 31.1411, 121.433 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Schools in Shanghai, High schools in Shanghai, Educational institutions established in 1865

Jinjiang Park Station

Jinjiang Park is the name of a station on Shanghai Metro Line 1. The station is part of the southern end of the line. During the time the metro line was open for public testing this station was the southern terminus. Later three more stations were added to the south of this station: Lianhua Road, Waihuan Road and Xinzhuang.

Located at 31.1439, 121.409 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Shanghai Metro stations

Shanghai Indoor Stadium Station

Shanghai Indoor Stadium is the name of an interchange station between Lines 1 and 4 of the Shanghai Metro.

Located at 31.1836, 121.432 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Shanghai Metro stations

Shanghai South Railway Station (Metro)

Shanghai South Railway Station Station is the name of an interchange station between Lines 1 and 3 of the Shanghai Metro. It is the southern terminus of Line 3. The station offers a transfer to the railway station in the vicinity. The platform for Line 3 had been closed for construction, but has recently been reopened. The station was formerly named Xinlonghua (新龙华) when Line 1 first opened.

Located at 31.1553, 121.426 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Shanghai Metro stations

South West Weiyu Middle School

South West Weiyu Middle School is a private school situated on Yishan Road in Xuhui District, Shanghai, PRC. Jianzhong Zhang is Principal of the South West Weiyu Middle School. Famous alumni Alan Tai(now senior in Shanghai Jiao Tong University) was President of P. E Dept in the Student Union.

Located at 31.1833, 121.433 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Schools in Shanghai

South Lingyan Road Station

South Lingyan Road is the current southern terminus of Line 6 on the Shanghai Metro. It began operation on December 29, 2007. It is located in Sanlin Town, Pudong.

Located at 31.1508, 121.49 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Shanghai Metro stations

Shanghai Longhua Airport

Shanghai Longhua Airport, formerly known as Shanghai Lunghwa Airport, is a general aviation airport and PLAAF airfield in located south of downtown Shanghai, China, on the bank of the Huangpu River. It is one of two general aviation airports serving Shanghai and also serves as an emergency landing site for police, fire and rescue operations southwest of the city.

Located at 31.1669, 121.454 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Shanghai, 1930s establishments

Oriental Sports Center Station

Oriental Sports Center formerly known as Jiyang Road is the name of a station on the Shanghai Metro. The station is currently an interchange station between Lines 6 and 8. It is the first Cross-platform interchange in Shanghai. Due to constructions on Line 11 and the nearby sports stadium, the station only allows for line transfer purposes and exits to the surface only opened in April 12, 2011.

Located at 31.1553, 121.476 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Shanghai Metro stations

Houtan Station

Houtan Station, formerly Pujiang Yaohua Station, is a station on Line 7 of the Shanghai Metro. It opened in April 2010, much later than the rest of the stations on the line. The station is located in Pudong New Area and was one of the stations part of the Expo 2010 zone.

Located at 31.1742, 121.469 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Line 7, Shanghai Metro, Shanghai Metro stations

Lingzhao Xincun Station

Lingzhao Xincun is the name of a station on Line 8 of the Shanghai Metro. This station is part of the southern extension of Line 8 and has opened on July 5, 2009. It is located near the junction of Jiyang Road and Lingzhao Road, in Shanghai's Pudong New Area.

Located at 31.1425, 121.485 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Shanghai Metro stations

Shanghai Oriental Sports Center

The Shanghai Oriental Sports Center, also known as the Shanghai Aquatic Sports Center, is a sports venue that started construction on December 30, 2008 and was completed in late 2010. It hosted the 14th World Aquatics Championships from July 16–31. The center has an indoor arena seating 18,000, an indoor swimming pool seating 5,000, and an outdoor swimming pool also seating 5,000. The Shanghai Oriental Sports Center is close to Huangpu River, next to Expo Park in Shanghai's Pudong New Area.

Located at 31.1596, 121.473 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Swimming venues in China, Indoor arenas in China, Water polo venues, Sports venues in Shanghai

USA pavilion at Expo 2010

The USA Pavilion at the Expo 2010 in Shanghai, China was one of the last of the 192 participating countries to sign-up for involvement with the Expo 2010.

Located at 31.1811, 121.471 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Expo 2010, World's fair architecture in China

Middle Longhua Road Station

Middle Longhua Road Station, formerly Chuanchang Road Station, is a station on Line 7 of the Shanghai Metro located in Xuhui District. It was known during construction as Pujiang Nanpu Station. It entered operation on December 5, 2009 with the official name Chuanchang Road Station. In December 2012 it was officially renamed to Middle Longhua Road Station. It will become an interchange station when Line 12 enters operation.

Located at 31.185, 121.453 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Line 7, Shanghai Metro, Shanghai Metro stations

Shanghai Botanical Garden

The Shanghai Botanical Garden is a botanic garden located in the southwestern suburbs of Shanghai (around 12 km southwest of the city centre) in the Xuhui District. Covering 81.86 hectares, the garden has a renowned penjing garden, as well as collections of magnolias, roses, azaleas, peonies, conifers, maples, osmanthus and bamboo.

Located at 31.1478, 121.438 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Botanical gardens in China, Buildings and structures in Shanghai, Visitor attractions in Shanghai, Parks and gardens in Shanghai

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