in Shanxi, China
- 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: 01:20 AM (Saturday)
- Timezone: Asia/Shanghai
- UTC/GMT offset: 8 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:38 am and 7:15 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -37.774 and -67.716 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Veinticinco de Mayo
- This place on Wikipedia
- This place on Geonames.org
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 01:20 AM (Saturday). 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.
Hotels and Places to Stay
World Trade Hotel
Wanda Vista Taiyuan
Imperial Garden Hotel
YU YUAN INTERNATIONAL HOTEL
TIANRUI BUSINESS HOTEL
Yaxiya Business Hotel
Yihui International Hotel
Videos from this area
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My China, Shanxi Trip final part
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Taiyuan Normal University---Memories
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JHCGA Clean Coal Forum, Shanxi, 2006
In 2006, the Jackson Hole Center for Global Affairs organized a meeting in Taiyuan, the capital city of Shanxi Province. The meeting brought together policy and technical experts on the reduction...
Tödliche Explosionen vor Parteigebäude in China
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4th International tournament Shanxi, China 2012
Traditional Yang Style Tai Chi Chuan - 4th International tournament Shanxi, China (2012) - Team France 1 - Yang Chengfu Center Paris & co.
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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 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.
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.
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.
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.
Xinghualing District is a district of Shanxi, China. It is under the administration of Taiyuan city.
Xiaodian District is a district of Shanxi, China. It is under the administration of Taiyuan city.
Yingze District is a district of Shanxi, China. It is under the administration of Taiyuan city.
These districts belong to Taiyuan.Popular in vicinity
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Taiyuan.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Yangkü, Taiyüan-fu, Yanka, T’ai-yüan-shih, Yang-ch’ü, Taiyuan Shi, Taiyuan, 太原市, تاي يوان, Тайюен, Tái-nguòng, Тайюань, Tchaj-jüan, Ταϊγιουάν, Tajuano, تائییوان, טאי-יואן, ताइयुआन, Tajjüan, TYN, 타이위안 시, Taiyuenum, Tajuanas, Taijuaņa, थाय्युआन, Thài-goân-chhī, ਤਾਈਯੂਆਨ, تائی یوآن, Таијуан, ไท่หยวน, تەييۈەن شەھىرى, تاییوان, Tayyuan, Thái Nguyên, 太原, Daiyienz