in Shanghai Municipality, China
- Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport (12 mi)
- Shanghai Pudong International Airport (34 mi)
- Guangfu Airport (52 mi)
- Sunan Shuofang International Airport (58 mi)
- Nantong Airport (73 mi)
- Hangzhou Xiaoshan International Airport (74 mi)
- Ningbo Lishe International Airport (85 mi)
- Zhoushan Airport (101 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 31.036 and 121.244 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 31° 2' 9" and E 121° 14' 38"
- 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: 01:32 AM (Tuesday)
- Timezone: Asia/Shanghai
- UTC/GMT offset: 8 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:23 am and 6:33 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -30.955 and -58.783 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Zhongshan in Shanghai Municipality is a city in China about 671 mi (or 1,079 km) south-east of Beijing, the country's capital.
Local time in Zhongshan is now 01:32 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Shanghai with an UTC offset of 8 hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Zhongshan, of which 4 are larger airports. The closest airport in China is Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport in a distance of 12 mi (or 20 km), North-East. 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 51 mi (or 82 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: Yueyang, Yongfeng, Dongjing, Fangsong and Chedun. 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: 30°C / 86 °F
|Morning Temperature||30°C / 86 °F|
|Evening Temperature||30°C / 86 °F|
|Night Temperature||25°C / 77 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||3%|
|Air Pressure||1007.2 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from North-West|
|Cloud Conditions||Clear sky, covering 6% of sky|
|General Conditions||Moderate rain|
Tuesday, 20th of August 2019
31°C (87 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Sky is clear, clear sky.
Wednesday, 21st of August 2019
31°C (88 °F)
24°C (76 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Thursday, 22nd of August 2019
31°C (88 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, clear sky.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Sofitel Shanghai Sheshan Oriental
A Tribute Portfolio Hotel Shanghai The Yuluxe Sheshan
New Century Grand Songjiang
Fuyue Hotel Shanghai
Baolong Garden Hotel
MiniMax Hotel Shanghai Songjiang
Holiday Inn SHANGHAI SONGJIANG
Lavande Hotel Shanghai Hongqiao NECC
Videos from this area
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[Shanghai Metro033]Line9 AC09 Train 上海地下鉄9号線AC09@Songjiang University Town 松江大学城
Friday Night Dinner
Marijn B organized this cooking dinner party at his design studio in Shanghai, it's our first time activity. Designer's grilled potato, Joeri's scallops in white wine, Beauty apple pie. Everyone...
Shanghai Metro Challenge: the first station
On Monday 19th January I visited every Shanghai Metro station in one day!
6 - China - Asia - Travel - Contemporary Art - Lifestyle Art Project - Steven P. Perkins
Part 6 of 8 Tale of Two Cities www.lifestyleartproject.com. Shanghai and Beijing, two cities on the forefront of development as China looks to the future.
Hand Pulled Noodles, Xinjiang La mien
These are some really awesome Xinjiang (Chinese Muslim region on the border with Pakistan) noodles. Every order is pulled by hand, really cool.
[MerryEnglish]RolePlay_Wizard of Oz 08
This shows a merry way of learning English. After students watch an English movie, they are supposed to do role play so as to practice their spoken English m...
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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.
Songjiang District of Shanghai has a land area of 605.64 km² and a population of 1,582,398 as of 2010. Its main town is Songjiang, connected to Shanghai by Shanghai Metro Line 9. It was Songjiang County until 1998.
Thames Town is the English name for a new town in Songjiang District, about 30 kilometres from central Shanghai, China. It is named after the River Thames in England. The architecture is themed according to classic English market town styles. There are cobbled streets, Victorian terraces and corner shops. Thames Town is a part of Songjiang New City, in Songjiang District. The town is 4 kilometres from the Songjiang New City station on Shanghai Metro Line 9.
Wenjing Road Station
Wenjing Road is a metro station in the city of Shanghai. This station is part of Line 5.
Minhang Development Zone Station
Minhang Development Zone is a metro station in the city of Shanghai. This station is the southern terminus of Line 5 in the satellite city Minhang. The zone is about 3.5 km² in size and was opened in 1986. The location is close to the Outer-ringway giving the zone quick access to both airports of the city. The opening of Line 5 has dramatically improved access to downtown Shanghai.
Huaning Road Station
Huaning Road is a metro station in the city of Shanghai. This station is part of Line 5.
Yindu Road Station
Yindu Road is a metro station in the city of Shanghai. This station is part of Line 5. Security measures require scanning of all bags prior to entering the station. TV displays on the platform and in the air con waiting rooms advise of the timing of train arrivals. Passengers are polite and follow the guidance on the platform to let passengers off before entering the train..
Chunshen Road Station
Chunshen Road Station is a metro station in the city of Shanghai. This station is part of Line 5.
German School Shanghai
The German School Shanghai is a private school which was established in 1995 for expatriate German pupils. With ca. 1300 pupils the school is the largest German School in China and the largest of its kind worldwide. Academics are based on education in Germany, finishing with the Abitur.
The National Shrine and Minor Basilica of Our Lady of Sheshan (Chinese: 佘山進教之佑聖母大殿; pinyin: Shéshān jìnjiào zhī yòu shèngmǔ dàdiàn) also known as Basilica of Mary, Help of Christians is a prominent Roman Catholic church in Shanghai, China. The name comes from its location on the western peak of She Shan Hill, located in Songjiang District, to the west of Shanghai's metropolitan area. Since the Cultural Revolution, the national shrine is the first historical basilica in Eastern Asia.
Songjiang Town, formerly rendered as Sungkiang, was a large town and the seat of Songjiang County in Shanghai. In 1998 Songjiang County was upgraded to Songjiang District, and in 2001 Songjiang Town was abolished to become Yueyang Subdistrict (岳阳街道). The town has a Song Dynasty square pagoda and nearby a 4 metres high and 6 metres long Ming Dynasty screen wall, decorated with carvings of legendary beasts that depict human failings and misfortunes.
Qizhong Forest Sports City Arena
The Qizhong Forest Sports City Arena, also known as Qi Zhong stadium, (pronounced "chee-jong") is an arena in Shanghai, People's Republic of China. The complex is located on an 80-hectare area, in the southwest of Shanghai, the Minhang District. It has a steel roof with eight sliding petal-shaped pieces (moved in 8 minutes) which resembles a blooming magnolia, Shanghai's city flower. The roof enables the stadium to host both indoor and outdoor tennis events.
Songjiang Xincheng Station
Songjiang Newcity is a station of Shanghai Metro Line 9. It began operation on December 29, 2007.
Songjiang University Town Station
Songjiang University Town is a station on Shanghai Metro Line 9. It began operation on December 29, 2007. It is located in the Songjiang University area. This station is situated in Songjiang University Town.
Sheshan is the name of an elevated station on Shanghai Metro Line 9. It is located near She Shan Hill.
Dongjing Station is a station on Shanghai Metro Line 9. It began operation on December 29, 2007. It is located in Dongjing Town, in Songjiang District.
Sijing is a station on Shanghai Metro Line 9. It began operation on December 29, 2007. It is located in Sijing Town, Shanghai, China.
Jiuting is a station on Shanghai Metro Line 9. It began operation on December 29, 2007. It is located in Jiuting Town.
Zhongchun Road Station
Zhongchun Road is a station on Shanghai Metro Line 9. It began operation on December 29, 2007. It is located in Qibao Town at Shanghai-Songjiang Highway and Zhongchun Road.
Shanghai Tianma Circuit
Inaugurated in 2004, Tianma Circuit is a permanent circuit located at (the junction of A30 motorway and Shenzhuan road) 3000 Shenzhuan road in the Sheshan Songjiang district of Shanghai, People's Republic of China.
Shanghai Masters (tennis)
The Shanghai Masters (currently sponsored by Rolex) is a professional tennis tournament played on outdoor hard courts. It is currently part of the ATP World Tour Masters 1000 of the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) World Tour (replacing Hamburg Masters since 2009). It is held annually in October at the Qizhong Forest Sports City Arena in Shanghai, People's Republic of China. The 2012 edition took place from October 8–14, 2012.
Sheshan Golf Club
Sheshan Golf Club is a golf course located west of Shanghai, China. The course was designed by Nelson & Haworth Design, it plays to a par of 72 and measures 7,143 yards (6,531 meters). Since 2006 the course hosts the annual WGC-HSBC Champions, which is a World Golf Championship event, won in 2009 and 2007 by Phil Mickelson. The course is also featured in EA Sports Tiger Woods PGA Tour 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012.
Songjiang South Railway Station
Songjiang South Railway Station is a railway station of the Shanghai–Hangzhou Passenger Railway located in Shanghai, People's Republic of China.
Songjiang University Town
Songjiang University Town or Songjiang University City is a tertiary education hub located in the outskirts of Shanghai in Songjiang District. The university town was established in 2000 and foundations built in 2005. It has an area of 533 hectares or 8000 Mu. The university town area is China's biggest tertiary education hub in the mainland.
Zuibaichi (Chinese: 醉白池; pinyin: Zuì Bái Chí; literally "Drunken Bai Pond") is a Chinese garden in Shanghai's suburban Songjiang District that dates back to the Song Dynasty. It occupies an area of 5 hectares and is one of the five ancient Chinese gardens in Shanghai, along the Guyi Garden, the Yu Garden, the Garden of Autumn Vapors, and the Garden of Zigzag Stream.
Shimao Wonderland Intercontinental
The Shimao Wonderland Intercontinental, or Songjiang Shimao Hotel, is a unique hotel that is currently under construction in Songjiang, China, 30 miles from Shanghai. It is being built on the site of an abandoned quarry and, notably, features some rooms underwater. The hotel is currently in the design stage; though construction has commenced. It is expected to be ready between 2013 and 2015.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Zhongshan.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Zhongshan, 中山, Zhongshan Jiedao, Zhongshan Jiedao Banshichu, 中山街道, 中山街道办事处