Gutao
in Shanxi, China

How to get there and get around
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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
37.202 and 112.178 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 37° 12' 8" and E 112° 10' 41"
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: 07:34 AM (Monday)
Timezone: Asia/Shanghai
UTC/GMT offset: 8 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:19 am and 6:28 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-37.049 and -67.825 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Buta Ranquil
References
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Delve into Gutao

Gutao in Shanxi with it's 42,000 habitants is located in China about 295 mi (or 474 km) south-west of Beijing, the country's capital town.

Current time in Gutao is now 07:34 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named Asia / Shanghai with an UTC offset of 8 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Gutao, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in China is Taiyuan Wusu Airport in a distance of 45 mi (or 72 km), North-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Ancient City of Ping Yao in a distance of 1 mi (or 2 km), West. 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: Zhaoyu, Fengcheng, Tianning, Mingxing and Qingyuan. 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: 23°C / 73 °F

Morning Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Evening Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Night Temperature 16°C / 61 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 26%
Air Pressure 1020.9 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Monday, 23rd of September 2019

22°C (72 °F)
16°C (60 °F)
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.

Tuesday, 24th of September 2019

22°C (72 °F)
17°C (62 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Wednesday, 25th of September 2019

22°C (72 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

De Chao Ge Hotel

Address
0,4 mi
No. 35 Gucheng West Street, Pingyao, Jinzhong, Shanxi, China
031100 Pingyao
China

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Weekend: closed


Ju cai yuan Inn - Pingyao

Address
0,2 mi
West Street Pingyao County No. 85
031100 Pingyao
China

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INTERNATIONAL FINANCIER HOTEL

Address
0,3 mi
56 WEST STREET
031199 PINGYAO
China

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Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin:
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Weekend: closed


Suiyuan Inn

Address
0,3 mi
No. 63 Zhengfu Street, Pingyao Ancient Town, Jinzhong, China
031100 Pingyao
China

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PINGYAO HONGSHANYI HOTEL

Address
0,2 mi
18 MAQUAN STREET
031100 Pingyao
China

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Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin:
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Weekend: closed


Pingyao Yiguan Hotel

Address
0,2 mi
No.33 Hujing West Street, Pingyao
031100 Pingyao
China

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Tianyuan Pingyao Kui boutique Inn

Address
0,4 mi
No.73 South Street, Pingyao County, Jinzhong, China
031100 Pingyao
China

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Cheng Shi Ge inn

Address
0,3 mi
No. 15 Haizi Street, Pingyao, Pingyao
Pingyao
China

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Yongtaichang Inn

Address
0,4 mi
No. 68 Mingqing Street, Pingyao County, Jinzhong, China
031100 Pingyao
China

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Pingyao Cheng Jia Hotel

Address
0,5 mi
No. 125 North Street, Pingyao County, Jinzhong, China
031100 Pingyao
China

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Videos from this area

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

China PINGYAO - Viajar con niños - Makuteros - Family Run. CAPÍTULO 3

Published: August 02, 2012
Length: 37:44 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Makuteros

Visitamos Pingyao, la capital financiera de la China del 1800. Aqui nace la banca asiática, gracias a las exportaciones y poderio textil de este área del pais. En gran parte alentada por...


pingyao

Published: July 02, 2009
Length: 31:33 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: guilinmei

Pingyao is an ancient city located in central Shanxi Province, 700 kilometers from Beijing. It boasts a long history of over 2700 years. The ancient city wall was originally constructed in...


Pingyao Altstadt

Published: November 15, 2014
Length: 33:50 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: raedlermedia

In der Altstadt von Pingyao, China - Südstraße und Stadtmauer.


China 2014 ♦ Pingyao

Published: October 31, 2014
Length: 15:58 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: raedlermedia

Musik und Tanz in Pingyao.


Pingyao

Published: January 05, 2013
Length: 49:36 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: ASBvideo

La ciudad amurallada de Pingyao, en Shanxi, China.


Lavabo tren Pingyao - Xian.

Published: September 16, 2010
Length: 58:39 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Adolfo Portillo

Lavabo del tren Pingyao - Xi´an. Lástima que el olor no se pueda grabar.


Pingyao 2014 Diashow

Published: March 13, 2015
Length: 49:56 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: raedlermedia

Diashow: Altstadt Pingyao, China - Stadtmauer, Museen, Tempel und Residenzen.


[China Railway]DF4D+25B Train No.4612 Arriving in Pingyao Station 同蒲線普快4612列車平遥駅到着

Published: August 02, 2014
Length: 24:44 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: kamome457

中国陝西省華山から山西省大同への同蒲線を走る普快列車4612次が平遥駅に入線。牽引機はDF(東風)4D型で客車は数少なくなってきた非空調の緑皮...


Streets of Pingyao (平遥)

Published: April 21, 2013
Length: 04:20 min
Rating: 1 of 5
Author: Owen Smigelski

This shows North Street in the Ancient Walled City of Pingyao (平遥). A UNESCO site, it is the best preserved walled city in China. Walking north, you can see how busy the streets are- a...


the living Past: Pingyao

Published: November 08, 2009
Length: 34:58 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Sabine Hartmann

May 2009 we visited Pingyao, a crazy town! while staying there we feel like beeing in a timeslip. join in an experience you cannot imagine. (this is the 1. Video I try to upload with my new...


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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.

Zhenguo Temple

Zhenguo Temple is a Buddhist temple located 10 km from Pingyao in the village of Hadongcun, in Shanxi Province, China. The temple's oldest hall, the Wanfo Hall, was built in 963 during the Northern Han dynasty, and is notable for featuring very large brackets that hold up the roof and flying eaves. The sculptures inside the hall are among the only examples of 10th century Buddhist sculpture in China.

Located at 37.285, 112.279 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
World Heritage Sites in China, Buddhist temples in Shanxi

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Gutao.


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Pingyao, Gutao, Pingyao Xian, Gutao Zhen, 平遥县, 古陶镇, Pingyao County, Xian de Pingyao, 平遥県, Пинъяо, Pin’yao, P’ing-yao-hsien, 古陶