Hongkou
in Shanghai Municipality, China

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
31.250 and 121.489 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 31° 15' 0" and E 121° 29' 20"
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: 02:06 AM (Friday)
Timezone: Asia/Shanghai
UTC/GMT offset: 8 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
4:53 am and 6:48 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-31.301 and -58.461 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Viuda de Faro
References
This place on Geonames.org

Explore Hongkou

Hongkou in Shanghai Municipality is located in China about 663 mi (or 1,067 km) south-east of Beijing, the country's capital.

Local time in Hongkou is now 02:06 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named Asia / Shanghai with an UTC offset of 8 hours. We know of 8 airports in the wider vicinity of Hongkou, of which 4 are larger airports. The closest airport in China is Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport in a distance of 10 mi (or 16 km), 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 62 mi (or 99 km), West. If you need a place to sleep, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Yangpu, Pudong, Shanghai, Luwan and Huamu. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

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Hotels and Places to Stay

Sheraton Shanghai Hongkou Hotel

Address
0,6 mi
NO 59 SIPING ROAD HONGKOU
200080 Shànghaishì
China

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Peninsula Shanghai

Address
0,6 mi
No 32 The Bund
200002 Shanghai
China

Time Information

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


Bellagio Shanghai

Address
0,4 mi
No.188 North SuZhou Rd
200080 Shanghai
China

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Fairmont Peace

Address
0,8 mi
20 East Nanjing Road
200002 Shanghai
China

Time Information

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


Broadway Mansion

Address
0,4 mi
20, BeiSuzhou Road
200080 Shanghai
China

Time Information

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


Hyatt On The Bund

Address
0,4 mi
199 Huangpu Rd Hongkou District
200080 Shànghaishì
China

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


W Shanghai The Bund

Address
0,2 mi
NO.66 LVSHUN ROAD
200080 Shanghai
China

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Jinjiang Metropolo Classiq Hotel Off Bund

Address
0,8 mi
98 Nanjing Road East
200002 Shanghai
China

Time Information

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


Greenland Jiulong

Address
0,3 mi
NO.601,Liyang Road
200080 Shanghai
China

Time Information

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


Bund South China Harbour View Hotel

Address
0,4 mi
53 Huangpu Road
200080 Shanghai
China

Time Information

Checkout: 14:00 - Checkin: 08:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Videos from this area

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

Shanghai, Oriental Pearl Tower - China Travel Channel

Published: July 01, 2013
Length: 22:57 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: myVideoMedia GmbH

English see below [dt.] Der Oriental Pearl Tower ist das Wahrzeichen von Shanghai, China. Der 468 m hohe Fernsehturm legt im Stadtteil Pudong und ist der fünfthöchste Fernsehturm der Welt....


Bund Sightseeing Tunnel

Published: September 07, 2008
Length: 52:02 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: houtexusa

Shanghai's underwater tunnel that runs under the Huangpu River from The Bund to Pudong. Admission is 40 RMB or 5.88 USD.


Pudong

Published: July 10, 2007
Length: 46:59 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: PlutekPlutek1

Oriental Pearl Tower, Pudong.


上海外灘 Sightseeing Tunnel

Published: November 25, 2007
Length: 02:54 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: tune sono

外灘と浦東の観光トンネル。外灘側の入り口は黄浦公園の南側で浦東側は上海国際会議中心のそばで、東方明殊塔がすぐそこに見える。往復40...


The bund sightseeing tunnel

Published: December 04, 2011
Length: 11:58 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: vitthaya suthivannarat

Train from Oriental perl tower to The bund.


2005 Shanghai at knight _ Travel to Shanghai by djthormx 2/3

Published: June 13, 2013
Length: 03:02 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: djthormx

Pudong desde un crucero nocturno visto desde el río Huangpu.


Agenda 1 Walking City Session Shanghai

Published: October 07, 2010
Length: 40:19 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: akimizaru

During my Architectural Visit at Shanghai from 24th September to 29th September 2010. I spend one day to have so-called walking city session from hostel (Jingan) until most new urban development...


Bund Sightseeing Tunnel, Shanghai

Published: October 16, 2008
Length: 52:51 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: tspinner22

Underground rail from Bund to Pudong, Shanghai, for a 647m voyage with entertainment from budget effects, garish lighting and surreal props.


Bund Sightseeing Tunnel, Shanghai

Published: March 14, 2009
Length: 07:31 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Elmo2711

Fahrt durch den Bund Sightseeing Tunnel, Shanghai DC 20090208 V109 08.02.2009.


Cruise on Huangpu River

Published: May 01, 2013
Length: 34:39 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: nitecooler

A cruise through the Huangpu River on a yacht. The cruise roughly takes 2 hours and costs RMB 180 per person. The feel of the city in the evening hours is amazing. The high rise buildings with...


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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.

Jin Mao Tower

The Jin Mao Tower is an 88-story landmark skyscraper in the Lujiazui area of the Pudong district of Shanghai, People's Republic of China. It contains offices and the Shanghai Grand Hyatt hotel. Until 2007 it was the tallest building in the PRC, the fifth tallest in the world by roof height and the seventh tallest by pinnacle height. Along with the Oriental Pearl Tower, it is part of the Pudong skyline.

Located at 31.2372, 121.501 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Office buildings completed in 1998, Skyscrapers in Shanghai, Hotels in Shanghai, Skyscrapers over 350 meters, Visitor attractions in Shanghai, Landmarks in Shanghai, Skidmore, Owings and Merrill buildings, Postmodern architecture in China

Huangpu District, Shanghai

 Huangpu, is the most central of all Shanghai's 18 districts and makes up the eastern part of Shanghai's traditional urban core. The central district is the location of the city hall, The Bund, and the extremelly popular commercial areas including the famous Nanjing Road, Huaihai Road, and Xintiandi. Huangpu is one of the most densely populated urban districts in the world.

Located at 31.2331, 121.485 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of Shanghai

The Bund

The Bund is a waterfront area in central Shanghai. The area centres on a section of Zhongshan Road (East-1 Zhongshan Road) within the former Shanghai International Settlement, which runs along the western bank of the Huangpu River, facing Pudong, in the eastern part of Huangpu District. The Bund usually refers to the buildings and wharves on this section of the road, as well as some adjacent areas. It is one of the most famous tourist destinations in Shanghai.

Located at 31.238, 121.486 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Culture in Shanghai, Streets in Shanghai, Visitor attractions in Shanghai, Art Deco, Landmarks in Shanghai, Waterfronts

Lujiazui

Lujiazui, formerly known as Lokatse from its pronunciation in Shanghainese, is a locality in Shanghai, a peninsula formed by a bend in the Huangpu River. Since the early 1990s, Lujiazui has been developed specifically as a new financial district of Shanghai. The decision to earmark Lujiazui for this purpose reflects its location: it is located on the east side of the Huangpu River in Pudong, and sits directly across the river from the old financial and business district of the Bund.

Located at 31.2389, 121.497 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Financial districts, Neighbourhoods of Shanghai, Economic and Technological Development Zones

Dongbaoxing Road Station

Dongbaoxing Road Station is a station on the Shanghai Metro Line 3.

Located at 31.2614, 121.476 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Line 3, Shanghai Metro, Shanghai Metro stations

Grand Hyatt Shanghai

The Grand Hyatt Shanghai is a hotel located in Shanghai, China, in the Pudong area, the financial hub of the city. The 555-room hotel occupies the top 36 floors of the 88-story Jin Mao Tower. The hotel was the highest hotel in the world until the Park Hyatt opened in the neighbouring Shanghai World Financial Center. The hotel features a dramatic 33-story atrium, one of the highest in the world.

Located at 31.2372, 121.501 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Hotels in Shanghai, Hyatt

Bund Center

Bund Center is a 198 m, 50-storey tower in the Huangpu area of Shanghai, China. Designed by the architects of John Portman and Associates, the tower was completed in 2002.

Located at 31.2345, 121.483 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Skyscrapers in Shanghai, Buildings and structures completed in 2002, John C. Portman, Jr. buildings

Customs House, Shanghai

The Customs House is an eight storey building on the Bund, Shanghai. Built in 1927, the building remains a customs house today. Together with the neighbouring HSBC Building, the Customs House is seen as one of the symbols of the Bund and Shanghai.

Located at 31.2389, 121.483 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Shanghai, Landmarks in Shanghai, Clock towers, Custom houses

Broadway Mansions

The Broadway Mansions is a nineteen-floor Art Deco five star hotel, one of the most famous hotels in Shanghai, China. It's been stated "since the day of its opening it had been one of the sights of Shanghai", and was for over five decades one of the primary symbols of Shanghai. It was once its most visible landmark, Completed in 1934, the same year as the Park Hotel, which is 19 feet taller, it was the tallest apartment building in Shanghai and remained so for several decades.

Located at 31.2444, 121.486 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Art Deco architecture in Shanghai, Buildings and structures in Shanghai, Landmarks in Shanghai, Hotels in Shanghai, Ziggurat style modern architecture

HSBC Building, the Bund

The HSBC Building is a six-floor neo-classical building in the Bund area of Shanghai, China. It was the headquarters of the Shanghai branch of The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation from 1923 to 1955. The building is situated at number 12, the Bund. It is also known as the Municipal Government Building. Currently it houses the Shanghai Pudong Development Bank. Construction began on 5 May 1921, and completed in 23 June 1923. This building was built in the style of neo-classicism in China.

Located at 31.2379, 121.485 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Shanghai, HSBC buildings and structures, Landmarks in Shanghai, Buildings and structures completed in 1923

General Post Office Building, Shanghai

The General Post Office Building is a landmark four story building located at the north end of the Sichuan Road Bridge, Shanghai, China on the banks of the Suzhou Creek.

Located at 31.2464, 121.48 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Post office buildings, Buildings and structures in Shanghai, Visitor attractions in Shanghai

Hang Seng Bank Tower

Hang Seng Bank Tower is the headquarters of Hang Seng Bank in Shanghai. Built in 1998, the 46 story, 203 m high tower is located in Lujiazui, Pudong, Shanghai. Until 2010, it was known as "HSBC Tower" due to being the headquarters of HSBC Bank (China) Company Limited. HSBC Bank (China)' s headquarters moved to Shanghai IFC in 2010. It was originally known as the Shanghai Sen Mao International Building.

Located at 31.2423, 121.503 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Skyscrapers in Shanghai, HSBC buildings and structures, Skyscrapers between 200 and 249 meters

Waibaidu Bridge

The Waibaidu Bridge, called the Garden Bridge in English, is the first all-steel bridge, and the only surviving example of a camelback truss bridge, in China. The fourth foreign bridge built at its location since 1856, in the downstream of the estuary of the Suzhou Creek, near its confluence with the Huangpu River, adjacent to the Bund in central Shanghai, connecting the Huangpu and Hongkou districts, the present bridge was opened on 20 January 1908.

Located at 31.2452, 121.486 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Bridges in Shanghai, Transport in Shanghai, Landmarks in Shanghai, Buildings and structures in Shanghai

Huangpu Park

Huangpu Park is the name of the triangular stretch of green at the northern end of the Bund in Shanghai, the oldest and smallest park of the city. It is the site of the large Monument to the People's Heroes, commemorating those who helped to free China from foreign occupation, and of the Bund Historical Museum, which documents the history of the Bund in old photographs.

Located at 31.2439, 121.486 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Parks and gardens in Shanghai

East Nanjing Road Station

East Nanjing Road Station is an interchange station between Lines 2 and 10 on the Shanghai Metro. It is located in Huangpu District, under the intersection of Nanjing Road (E. ) and Henan Road (M. ) in the city center of Shanghai. Before October 2006, it was known as Middle Henan Road station.

Located at 31.2397, 121.48 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Line 2, Shanghai Metro, Line 10, Shanghai Metro, Shanghai Metro stations, 1999 establishments in China

Lujiazui Station

Lujiazui is a station on Line 2 of the Shanghai Metro rapid transit system, situated in the middle of the financial district of Lujiazui. This station is the first stop in Pudong, and probably the most important one in the area.

Located at 31.2397, 121.497 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Shanghai Metro stations

Hailun Road Station

Hailun Road is the name of an interchange station between Lines 4 and 10 of the Shanghai Metro. The station is located in Hongkou District, Shanghai.

Located at 31.2606, 121.484 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Line 4, Shanghai Metro, Line 10, Shanghai Metro, Shanghai Metro stations, 2007 establishments in China

Shanghai Ocean Aquarium

The Shanghai Ocean Aquarium is a public aquarium located in Shanghai, China. Designed by Advanced Aquarium Technologies, the aquarium includes a 120-meter tunnel that takes visitors through a coastal reef, open ocean, a kelp cave, shark cove, and a coral reef, and is one of the longest such tunnels in the world. It is home to an Oranda goldfish named Bruce after Bruce Lee which measures 17.129 inches in length.

Located at 31.2426, 121.497 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Aquaria in China, Visitor attractions in Shanghai, Buildings and structures in Shanghai, Tourism in China, Zoos in China

Citigroup Tower

The Citigroup Tower is a 180 m, 42 storey high skyscraper in the Pudong financial district of Shanghai, China, completed in 2005. It is the headquarters building of the Citibank (China) Company Limited.

Located at 31.236, 121.496 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures completed in 2005, Citigroup buildings, Skyscrapers between 150 and 199 meters, Skyscrapers in Shanghai

Shanghai Natural History Museum

The Shanghai Natural History Museum is a museum dedicated to natural history. It is one of the largest museums of natural sciences in China.

Located at 31.2336, 121.483 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Museums in Shanghai, Natural history museums in China, 1956 establishments in China

Suzhou Creek

Suzhou Creek (simplified Chinese: 苏州河; traditional Chinese: 蘇州河; pinyin: Sūzhōu Hé, also called Wusong River, is a river in China that passes through the Shanghai city centre. It is named after Suzhou, a city in neighbouring Jiangsu province which was the predominant city in this area prior to the rise of Shanghai as a metropolis.

Located at 31.2449, 121.487 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of Shanghai, Geography of Shanghai, Geography of Suzhou

Shanghai History Museum

The Shanghai History Museum, also sometimes translated as "Shanghai Municipal History Museum", is a museum dedicated to the history of the city of Shanghai. The museum's collections focuses on the approximately 100 years in the history of Shanghai from the opening of the port in 1843 to the communist take-over in 1949. The Shanghai Municipal History Museum currently has no permanent home, with much of its collection held in storage.

Located at 31.2422, 121.495 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Museums in Shanghai, History museums in China

North Sichuan Road Metro Station

North Sichuan Road is a station on Line 10 of the Shanghai Metro. It entered operation on April 10, 2010.

Located at 31.252, 121.484 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Shanghai Metro stations, Railway stations opened in 2010, 2010 establishments in China

Tiantong Road Station

Tiantong Road is a station on Line 10 of the Shanghai Metro. It entered operation on April 10, 2010.

Located at 31.2453, 121.477 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Shanghai Metro stations, Railway stations opened in 2010, 2010 establishments in China

Super Brand Mall

Super Brand Mall is a major shopping centre in Shanghai. Located in Lujiazui in Pudong, it is one of the largest shopping centres in Asia. Its 13 floors offer a combined gross floor area of 250,000 square meters. The Mall was developed by the Chai Tai Group, a major Thai conglomerate with Thai Chinese owners. The connection with Thailand is most visible at the front of the building, with a Thai Buddhist shrine located just outside the front door.

Located at 31.2371, 121.499 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Shopping Centres in Shanghai

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Hung-k’ou, Hongkew, Hung-k’ou-ch’ü, Hongkou, 虹口