in Sichuan, China

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
29.932 and 102.232 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 29° 55' 56" and E 102° 13' 53"
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: 08:46 AM (Monday)
Timezone: Asia/Shanghai
UTC/GMT offset: 8 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:14 am and 6:37 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-33.636 and -78.832 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
San Juan Bautista
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Current travel safety evaluation for China in Eastern Asia

Safety Score: 3,9 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to China.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning China. Last Update: 2021-06-16 08:28:49

Delve into Luqiao

Luqiao in Sichuan is located in China about 1,055 mi (or 1,698 km) south-west of Beijing, the country's capital town.

Current time in Luqiao is now 08:46 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named Asia / Shanghai with an UTC offset of 8 hours. We know of 5 airports close to Luqiao, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in China is Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport in a distance of 112 mi (or 180 km), North-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in China is Sichuan Giant Panda Sanctuaries - Wolong, Mt Siguniang and Jiajin Mountains in a distance of 77 mi (or 124 km), North-East. 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: Kangding, Xinmian, Shirong, Muping and Yucheng. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 21°C / 69 °F

Morning Temperature 10°C / 51 °F
Evening Temperature 14°C / 58 °F
Night Temperature 11°C / 51 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 54%
Air Pressure 1012 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 9% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Tuesday, 19th of October 2021

18°C (64 °F)
11°C (52 °F)
Scattered clouds, light breeze.

Wednesday, 20th of October 2021

13°C (55 °F)
6°C (42 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Thursday, 21st of October 2021

7°C (44 °F)
5°C (42 °F)
Rain and snow, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Yu Ma Hotel

1,9 mi
Bin He Chang
626100 Ganzi

Time Information

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

Lu Ding Qiao

2,1 mi
No.56 Chi Shui Road
626100 Ganzi

Time Information

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

Huangqiao Hotel

1,4 mi
Central Plaza, Hongjun Road, Huding
626000 Luding

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Hong Cheng

1,5 mi
No.6 Fang Gu Street
626100 Ganzi

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

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.

Luding Bridge

Luding Bridge is a bridge over the Dadu River in Luding County, Garzê Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Sichuan, China, located about 80 kilometers west of the city of Ya'an. The bridge dates from the Qing Dynasty and is considered a historical landmark. In 1935, during the Long March, soldiers of the Fourth Regiment of the Chinese Workers and Peasants' Army secured the bridge as a river crossing vital to the Red Army.

Located at 29.9145, 102.23 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Garzê Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Pedestrian bridges in China, Battles of the Chinese Civil War, Conflicts in 1935, Suspension bridges in China, Bridges completed in 1701, 1935 in China

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Jagsamka, Lu-ting, Luding, Lu-ting-chiao, Lutingkiao, Lu-ting-hsien, Luqiao, Luding Xian, 泸桥, 泸定县