Taiyuan
in Shanxi, China

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
37.869 and 112.560 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 37° 52' 9" and E 112° 33' 37"
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: 03:35 AM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Asia/Shanghai
UTC/GMT offset: 8 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:20 am and 7:51 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-37.774 and -67.716 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Veinticinco de Mayo
References
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Explore Taiyuan

Taiyuan in Shanxi with it's 3,426,519 inhabitants is a city in China about 250 mi (or 402 km) south-west of Beijing, the country's capital.

Local time in Taiyuan is now 03:35 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Shanghai with an UTC offset of 8 hours. We know of 6 airports in the vicinity of Taiyuan, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in China is Taiyuan Wusu Airport in a distance of 9 mi (or 15 km), South-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 Ancient City of Ping Yao in a distance of 51 mi (or 82 km), South-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: Liuxiang, Julun, Qianfeng, Chaicun and Xiaodian. 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 28°C / 82 °F
Evening Temperature 28°C / 82 °F
Night Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Chance of rainfall 4%
Air Humidity 64%
Air Pressure 1007.9 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (2 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Wednesday, 17th of July 2019

26°C (79 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Thursday, 18th of July 2019

28°C (83 °F)
26°C (79 °F)
Broken clouds, calm.

Friday, 19th of July 2019

30°C (85 °F)
25°C (76 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Jinrong Jiayuan

Address
0,9 mi
135 Yingze Street
030001 Taiyuan
China

Time Information

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


World Trade Hotel

Address
0,8 mi
Fuxijie 69
030002 Taiyuan
China

Time Information

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


Wanda Vista Taiyuan

Address
0,9 mi
169 Jiefang Road
030002 Taiyuan
China

Time Information

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


Shanxi Grand

Address
0,9 mi
5 Xinjian Rd. South
030001 Taiyuan
China

Time Information

Checkout: 13:00 - Checkin: 10:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Imperial Garden Hotel

Address
0,6 mi
No.9 Xiaoqiang Road
030001 Taiyuan
China

Time Information

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


zhengxie

Address
0,7 mi
Dong Jihuying 35
030000 taiyuan
China

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Weekend: closed


YU YUAN INTERNATIONAL HOTEL

Address
0,4 mi
NO 86 KAIHUASI STREET
030002 Taiyuan
China

Time Information

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


TIANRUI BUSINESS HOTEL

Address
0,4 mi
26 SHUIXIMEN STREET YINGZE DISTRICT
030002 Taiyuan
China

Time Information

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


Yaxiya Business Hotel

Address
0,1 mi
No. 98 Jiefang Road, Yingze District, Taiyuan, China
030002 Taiyuan
China

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Checkout: - Checkin:
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Weekend: closed


Yihui International Hotel

Address
0,9 mi
No.6 Bingzhou Road
030000 Taiyuan
China

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Checkout: - Checkin:
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Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

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My China, Shanxi Trip final part

Published: January 08, 2015
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: sean ang

Final part of my Shanxi Tour is visiting Ping Yao Ancient city and other Shanxi famous attractions.


Thai Nguyen, the city of opportunities

Published: August 23, 2013
Length: 40:37 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Dinh Huong

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Taiyuan Normal University---Memories

Published: January 11, 2014
Length: 34:08 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Sanyork Shi

Here is the school where I have been living and studying at in my four undergraduate years. Though small and shabby it surely seem to be, but the memories of...


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Published: July 15, 2014
Length: 12:50 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Lorenzo Tomada

Difficile resistere alla tentazione di cimentarsi in questo curioso antenato del nostro calcio. Perfetto sport di aggregazione per giovani e anziani.


JHCGA Clean Coal Forum, Shanxi, 2006

Published: January 23, 2013
Length: 10:39 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: OLIVIA MEIGS

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Published: November 06, 2013
Length: 52:11 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: afpde

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Published: July 24, 2014
Length: 31:22 min
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Published: April 06, 2015
Length: 56:36 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: văn anh Nguyễn

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4th International tournament Shanxi, China 2012

Published: September 10, 2012
Length: 18:53 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Thierry HUGUET

Traditional Yang Style Tai Chi Chuan - 4th International tournament Shanxi, China (2012) - Team France 1 - Yang Chengfu Center Paris & co.


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Published: September 25, 2012
Length: 51:23 min
Rating: 2 of 5
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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.

Shanxi

 Shanxi is a province of People's Republic of China, located in North China region. Its one-character abbreviation is "晋" which is derived from Jin State which existed here during Spring and Autumn Period. The name Shanxi literally means "mountain's west", indicating the province is on the west of Taihang Mountains. Shanxi borders Hebei province to the east, Henan province to the south, Shaanxi province to the west, and Inner Mongolia to the north.

Located at 37.7, 112.4 (Lat. / Lng.), about 15 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Shanxi, Provinces of the People's Republic of China

Yanshan University

Yanshan University is a university in Qinhuangdao, Hebei, China under the provincial government. It has student population of 38,000 and a staff population of 3000 (2000 of which are teachers, including 326 professors). The origin of Yanshan University can be traced back to the Harbin Institute of Technology (HIT) founded in 1920.

Located at 38.0094, 112.436 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Universities and colleges in Hebei

Taiyuan Wusu International Airport

Taiyuan Wusu International Airport is an airport in Taiyuan, Shanxi, People’s Republic of China. It is the largest airport in Shanxi Province and is located about 15 kilometers (about 9.3 miles) southeast of downtown Taiyuan. Built in 1939, it has evolved into one of the busiest and most important airport of Shanxi Province with connection to most major cities within China.

Located at 37.7469, 112.628 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Shanxi

North University of China

North University of China is a university based in Taiyuan, Shanxi province, China,which was once called North China Institute of Technology (1993–2004). It was formerly known as Taihang Industrial School,which was founded in September 8, 1941, and renamed Taiyuan Institute of Machinery in 1958. School played an important role in the improvement of the quality of our manpower and weaponry of PLA during the War of Resistance against Japan and the War of Liberation.

Located at 38.0094, 112.436 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Universities and colleges in Shanxi

Xinghualing District

Xinghualing District is a district of Shanxi, China. It is under the administration of Taiyuan city.

Located at 37.9103, 112.56 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
County-level divisions of Shanxi

Xiaodian District

Xiaodian District is a district of Shanxi, China. It is under the administration of Taiyuan city.

Located at 37.7442, 112.556 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
County-level divisions of Shanxi

Yingze District

Yingze District is a district of Shanxi, China. It is under the administration of Taiyuan city.

Located at 37.8947, 112.567 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
County-level divisions of Shanxi

Districts of the same city

These districts belong to Taiyuan.

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