Hangzhou
in Zhejiang, China

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
30.294 and 120.161 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 30° 17' 37" and E 120° 9' 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: 02:07 PM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Asia/Shanghai
UTC/GMT offset: 8 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:45 am and 6:02 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-30.299 and -59.542 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Guayquiraro
References
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Delve into Hangzhou

Hangzhou in Zhejiang with it's 6,241,971 habitants is located in China about 697 mi (or 1,122 km) south of Beijing, the country's capital town.

Current time in Hangzhou is now 02:07 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Shanghai with an UTC offset of 8 hours. We know of 10 airports close to Hangzhou, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in China is Hangzhou Xiaoshan International Airport in a distance of 17 mi (or 27 km), 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 West Lake Cultural Landscape of Hangzhou in a distance of 4 mi (or 7 km), South. 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: Xindong, Mishixiang, Shangtang, Xiaohe and Gongchenqiao. 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: 26°C / 80 °F

Morning Temperature 19°C / 66 °F
Evening Temperature 25°C / 77 °F
Night Temperature 18°C / 64 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 46%
Air Pressure 1019.7 hPa
Wind Speed with 9 km/h (5 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 1% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Thursday, 19th of September 2019

24°C (74 °F)
16°C (62 °F)
Few clouds, gentle breeze.

Friday, 20th of September 2019

23°C (73 °F)
17°C (63 °F)
Few clouds, light breeze.

Saturday, 21st of September 2019

24°C (75 °F)
17°C (63 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, few clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

XIXUAN SPA HOTEL

Address
1,0 mi
21 ZIJINGANG ROAD WEST LAKE DISTRICT
310004 HANGZHOU
China

Time Information

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


Haiwaihai Crown Hotel

Address
0,1 mi
No.333, Shangtang Road
310014 Hangzhou
China

Time Information

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


Chefle Canal Hotel Hangzhou

Address
1,0 mi
7 Lishui Road
310015 Hangzhou
China

Time Information

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


Zhejiang Sanli New Century Grand

Address
1,1 mi
No.538 Shaoxing Road
310004 Hangzhou
China

Time Information

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


Atour Hotel South Hongshu Road

Address
0,9 mi
No 56, South Hongshu Road, Guhe Line
310000 Hangzhou
China

Time Information

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


Zhiyuan Hotel - Hangzhou

Address
0,9 mi
No. 321 Wenhui Road, Xiacheng District, Hangzhou, China
310014 Hangzhou
China

Time Information

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


Xiangyuan

Address
0,2 mi
No. 491 Moganshan Road
310012 Hangzhou
China

Time Information

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


Hangzhou Haiwaihai Communication Hotel

Address
0,5 mi
No 386, Shangtang Road
310000 Hangzhou
China

Time Information

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


Higood Hotel Shaoxing Road Branch

Address
0,6 mi
No. 400 Shaoxing Road, Xiacheng District, Hangzhou, China
310004 Hangzhou
China

Time Information

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


The East Hotel

Address
1,0 mi
No.198 South Hushu Road
310005 Hangzhou
China

Time Information

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


Videos from this area

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

Hangzhou Greentown vs Guangzhou Evergrande: Chinese Super League 2013 (Round 11)

Published: May 26, 2013
Length: 40:21 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Chinese Super League

Hangzhou Greentown 0 - 1 Guangzhou Evergrande FACEBOOK: http://goo.gl/2cGWg TWITTER: http://goo.gl/evVtFf.


Ryosuke @ Hangzhou Zoo, Hangzhou, China

Published: January 13, 2013
Length: 57:20 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: popcornshower

3 Years 10 Months Our 1st trip to the Hangzhou Zoo in China. I liked the zoo itself but this video personally makes my stomach turn each time I watch it. You do not hear any laughter or noise...


Crowded but Beautiful West Lake in Hangzhou, China

Published: July 23, 2010
Length: 18:17 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Sheila Simkin

http://www.TravelsWithSheila.com Hangzhou is one of the most beautiful cities in China. Close to Shanghai (1-1/2 hours by train) with historical sites, tea gardens and West Lake, Hangzhou's...


JW Marriott Hangzhou, China - Reviw of a One Bedroom Executive Suite 1902

Published: May 13, 2014
Length: 26:14 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: LoyaltyLobby

Read my travel blog at http://loyaltylobby.com Like us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/LoyaltyLobby and follow us on Twitter http://twitter.com/LoyaltyLobby.


Hangzhou 杭州 Skyline

Published: December 30, 2014
Length: 50:03 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: World Cities

Best of Hangzhou Skyline Hangzhou 杭州, Zhejiang, China Population (2012 Estimate): 6959700 Number of Buildings: 186.


A Trip to Hangzhou -- 杭州旅行

Published: February 03, 2015
Length: 39:45 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: hyphenasian

Went to Hangzhou for a couple of days with a few buddies of mine: A Canadian, an American, and a Spaniard. 宇宙人(Cosmospeople) - 踢踢他(Kick Him)


Sheraton Hangzhou 3rd Yr Anniversary - R Kelly (Kumar ELLAWALA)

Published: November 19, 2014
Length: 53:43 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Kumar Ellawala

This is the Sheraton Hangzhou Wetland Park Resort's 3rd year anniversary celebration opening dance performed by Kumar Ellawala and his team to R Kelly's "Step in the name of Love"


Hangzhou Greentown vs Shanghai East Asia: Chinese Super League 2013 (Round 9)

Published: May 12, 2013
Length: 04:55 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Chinese Super League

Hangzhou Greentown 2-1 Shanghai East Asia FACEBOOK: http://goo.gl/2cGWg TWITTER: http://goo.gl/evVtFf.


杭州西湖 龍井茶 West Lake Dragon Well Tea Hangzhou

Published: November 03, 2012
Length: 42:47 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: garvey200

杭州西湖龍井茶: Longjing Tea (Dragon Well Tea): is a variety of pan-fried green tea from Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, China For best infusion results, water at around 75 °C should...


The Hangzhou canal tourism propaganda film 杭州运河旅游宣传片

Published: June 03, 2013
Length: 58:22 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: 李斌

一段东方与西方的爱情故事A section of the East and the West's love story.


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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.

Grand Canal (China)

The Grand Canal, also known as the Beijing-Hangzhou Grand Canal, is the longest canal or artificial river in the world (1,400 miles long). Starting at Beijing, it passes through Tianjin and the provinces of Hebei, Shandong, Jiangsu and Zhejiang to the city of Hangzhou linking the Yellow River and Yangtze River. The oldest parts of the canal date back to the 5th century BC, although the various sections were finally combined during the Sui Dynasty (581–618 AD).

Located at 30.2614, 120.224 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Canals in China, Sui Dynasty, Naval history of China, Economic history of China, Ship canals, Water transport in China

Zhejiang University

Zhejiang University, sometimes referred to as Zheda, is a national university in China. Founded in 1897, Zhejiang University is one of China's oldest institutions of higher education. It is a member of the C9 League and Yangtze Delta Universities Alliance. Zhejiang University is located in the city of Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, approximately 112 miles (180 km) southwest of Shanghai.

Located at 30.2636, 120.121 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Universities and colleges in Hangzhou, Zhejiang University, Project 211, Project 985, Association of Pacific Rim Universities, Educational institutions established in 1897, Universities in China with English-medium schools of medicine, 1897 establishments in China

West Lake

West Lake or Xī Hú (Chinese: 西湖; literally "West Lake") is a freshwater lake located in the historic area of Hangzhou, the capital of Zhejiang province in eastern China. The lake is divided by the causeways of Sū Dī (苏提 / 蘇堤), Bái Dī (白堤), and Yánggōng Dī (杨公堤 / 楊公堤). There are numerous temples, pagodas, gardens, and artificial islands within the lake.

Located at 30.2375, 120.141 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Geography of Hangzhou, Lakes of China, Geography of Zhejiang, Visitor attractions in Zhejiang, World Heritage Sites in China, Visitor attractions in Hangzhou, AAAAA-rated tourist attractions

Gongshu District

 Gongshu is a district of Hangzhou, China.

Located at 30.35, 120.15 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Geography of Hangzhou

Xihu District, Hangzhou

Xihu Districtis a district in Hangzhou, China, near West Lake. It has an area of 263 square kilometers, and a population of 520,000. The postal code is 310013. The district government is located on 1 Zheda Rd.

Located at 30.2667, 120.133 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Geography of Hangzhou

Lingyin Temple

Lingyin Temple is a Buddhist temple of the Chan sect located north-west of Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, People's Republic of China. The temple's name is commonly literally translated as Temple of the Soul's Retreat. It is one of the largest and wealthiest Buddhist temples in China, and contains numerous pagodas and Budddhist grottoes.

Located at 30.2428, 120.097 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
326 establishments, Buddhist temples in Zhejiang, Chinese architectural history, Chinese Buddhist grottoes, Buildings and structures in Hangzhou, Buddhist pilgrimages, Religious organizations established in the 4th century, Visitor attractions in Hangzhou

Baochu Pagoda

Baochu Pagoda is a pagoda in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province, China. Known as one of the landmarks of the West Lake, it is located just north of the lake on top of Precious Stone Hill (宝石山, bǎoshíshān). Its small base supports seven storeys (45 me) and gives it a distinctively slender and elegant appearance. The name Baochu, translated directly, means "protect Chu", who, legend has it, refers to Qian Chu, the last king of Wuyue.

Located at 30.2633, 120.144 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Chinese pagodas, 960s architecture, Buildings and structures in Hangzhou, Visitor attractions in Hangzhou

Yellow Dragon Sports Center

Zhejiang Yellow Dragon Sports Center or Zhejiang Huanglong Sports Center is a sports complex also used for cultural events such as music concerts and celebrations, located in the center of the city of Hangzhou, Zhejiang province, China. Huanglong means "Yellow Dragon" in Chinese. It is the home of soccer club Hangzhou Nabel Greentown F.C.

Located at 30.2683, 120.129 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Sports venues in Zhejiang, Football venues in China, Buildings and structures in Hangzhou, Hangzhou Greentown F.C.

Leifeng Pagoda

Leifeng Pagoda is a five story tall tower with eight sides, located on Sunset Hill south of West Lake in Hangzhou. Originally constructed in the year AD 975, it collapsed in 1924 but was rebuilt in 2002, since then it has been a popular tourist attraction.

Located at 30.2339, 120.145 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Hangzhou, Chinese pagodas, 975 establishments, Visitor attractions in Hangzhou

Shangcheng District

Shangcheng District is an administrative district in Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province of China. There lies the ruins of Empire City of Song Dynasty. Some prominent schools are located there, including China National Academy of Fine Arts, Hangzhou Second High School, and Hangzhou Fourth High School. Hangzhou's four academies of classical learning in ancient time are located here.

Located at 30.2425, 120.169 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
County-level cities in Zhejiang, Geography of Hangzhou

Xiacheng District

Xiacheng District is an administrative district in Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province of China. It has an area of 31 square kilometers, and a population of 330,000. Its postal code is 310006. The district government is located on 200 Qingchun Rd.

Located at 30.2822, 120.181 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
County-level cities in Zhejiang, Geography of Hangzhou

Hangzhou Botanical Garden

Hangzhou Botanical Garden is a large public botanical garden located in Hangzhou City, Zhejiang Province, People's Republic of China.

Located at 30.2552, 120.123 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Geography of Hangzhou, Botanical gardens in China, Visitor attractions in Hangzhou

Hangzhou Railway Station

Hangzhou Railway Station is located in Shangcheng District, Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province of China. It is affiliated to Shanghai Railway Bureau, and is also the terminal of Shanghai-Hangzhou Railway. The station is ranked first-class.

Located at 30.246, 120.178 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway stations in China, Buildings and structures in Hangzhou, Railway stations opened in 1907, Stations on the Hukun Railway

China National Tea Museum

The China National Tea Museum is located in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province, China. The exhibitions display tea production, and different kinds of tea. Exhibitions are in Chinese and English languages.

Located at 30.2347, 120.116 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Museums in Hangzhou, National museums of China, Tea museums, Chinese tea

Huajiachi

Huajiachi or Huajia Chi, Huajiachi Lake, is a famous lake in Hangzhou City, Zhejiang Province, People's Republic of China.

Located at 30.273, 120.19 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Zhejiang University, Lakes of China

Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception (Hangzhou)

The Cathedral of Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception (圣母无原罪主教座堂) is a Roman Catholic cathedral, located at 415 Zhongshan Road North (中山北路415号) not far from Wulin Square (武林广场) in downtown Hangzhou, China. Since it is the only Catholic church currently in service within the city of Hangzhou itself, it is also known simply as Tiānzhǔ Táng (天主堂) or "the Catholic church".

Located at 30.2694, 120.163 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Roman Catholic cathedrals in China, Buildings and structures in Hangzhou, Visitor attractions in Hangzhou

Binjiang District

 Binjiang is a county-level district under the jurisdiction of Hangzhou city, in Zhejiang, a province of the People's Republic of China. It is across the Qiantang River from West Lake and the older parts of Hangzhou. Like Pudong in Shanghai, it a very modern, and rapidly developing, area that was mostly farmland until ten years ago. The district's total area is 73 square kilometers, and its population is 120,000 people. The district people's government is situated on Xixing Road.

Located at 30.225, 120.197 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Geography of Hangzhou

Hangzhou High School

Hangzhou High School, or Hangzhou Senior High School, established in 1899, is a high school in China. It was the earliest funded public high school in Zhejiang Province, and was one of the most famous schools in southern China. There are 46 academicians who graduated from the institution.

Located at 30.2672, 120.167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Education in Hangzhou, High schools in Zhejiang, Educational institutions established in 1899, 1899 establishments in China

Yue Fei Temple

The Yue Fei Temple or commonly known in Chinese as Yuewang Temple is a temple built in honor of Yue Fei, a general of the Southern Song dynasty when the capital of China was in Hangzhou. The temple ground is located near the West Lake, in central Hangzhou. The temple was first constructed in the during the Song Dynasty in 1221 to commemorate Yue Fei. The site includes Yue Fei's Temple, Loyalty Temple and Yue Fei’s Mausoleum inside. The temple was reconstructed several times in later date.

Located at 30.2375, 120.141 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Hangzhou, 1221 establishments, 1200s architecture, Yue Fei, Visitor attractions in Hangzhou

Jianggan District

Jianggan District is a district of Zhejiang, China. It is under the administration of the Hangzhou city. Jianqiao Airport was located in Jianqiao in the district. Zhejiang Airlines once had its headquarters there.

Located at 30.2508, 120.201 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
County-level cities in Zhejiang

Hangzhou East Railway Station

Hangzhou East Railway Station is a railway station located in Zhejiang, People's Republic of China. Originally serving the Hukun Railway, as of 2012 it is being rebuilt as a high-speed rail hub.

Located at 30.2901, 120.213 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway stations in Zhejiang, Stations on the Hukun Railway, 1992 establishments in China

Zhejiang Provincial Museum

The Zhejiang Provincial Museum is a major museum of Chinese art located near the West Lake in Hangzhou, China. It was first established in 1929, and now houses over 100,000 items in its permanent collection.

Located at 30.2533, 120.139 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Art museums and galleries in China, Museums established in 1929, Museums in Hangzhou

West Lake Museum

The West Lake Museum is a museum in Hangzhou, China concerning aspects of the West Lake. There are four main exhibition areas in the hall introducing the amongst others the landscape, humanity and historical influence of the West Lake.

Located at 30.2419, 120.158 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Museums in Hangzhou, Local museums in China

Hangzhou historic houses

Declared historic buildings of Hangzhou are districts, artifacts or buildings legally declared to be "protected". According to the "Regularations of historic districts and historic buildings in Hangzhou" effectivated from 1 January 2005, historic buildings are those artifacts or districts that have lasted more than 50 years, and of significant values for history, science, and art study.

Located at 30.244, 120.166 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Hangzhou, Houses in China,

Xihuwenhua Square

Xihuwenhua Square, meaning West Lake Cultural Square, is a square in the Xiacheng District of Hangzhou. It was built in 2002 and it covers an area of 36,000 m. It is used for science and performing arts exhibitions, entertainment, leisure. It also has a business centre. The ninth tallest building in Hangzhou is located at the square. It houses the Zhejiang Natural History Museum and Zhejiang Museum of Science and Technology.

Located at 30.2764, 120.165 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Squares in Hangzhou, Visitor attractions in Hangzhou

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22 Sep
2019

获得新加坡客户/中国杭州 Getting Singapore Client / HangZhou, China
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12 Oct
2019

AsiaSolar Photovoltaic Exhibition
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2019 11th International Conference On Graphics And Image Processing (ICGIP 2019)
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13 Oct
2019

MINDSHOP™| Create Better Products By Design Thinking
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20 Oct
2019

HangzhouSalon
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24 Oct
2019

MINDSHOP | Cultivate An Innovative Mindset
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29 Oct
2019

ZUFE
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