Huangshan Fact Sheet

Huangshan in Chinese Pinyin: Huángshān

Huangshan in simple Chinese: 黄山

Location

Huangshan is located in the southeastern China and at southernmost part of Anhui Province.

Area: 9807 square kilometers

Coordinates: 29°42'N, 118°18'E

Population: 1.359 million (2010)

Area Code: 0559

Zip Code: 245000

City Flower: Cuckoo

City Tree: Pinus taiwanensis

Language: Huangshan Dialect

Main Rivers: Xin’an River, Qingge River

Administrative Divisions

Huangshan administers 3 districts and 4 counties:

◎3 Districts

Tunxi District, Huangshan District and Huizhou District.

◎4 Counties

She County, Xiuning County, Yi County and Qimen County.

Transportation

◎Airport

Huangshan Tunxi International Airport

◎Train

Huangshan Railway Station

◎Bus

Huangshan City Bus station

Tourist Attractions

The Yellow Mountain, Xidi Village, Hongcun Village, Chengkan Ancient Village, Huashan Mysterious Grottos, Tunxi Old Street, etc.

Colleges

Huangshan College

Huangshan Vocational Technical College

Climate

The climate in Huangshan is subtropical monsoon climate, its annual average temperature is 7.8℃. Highest temperature: 27℃, lowest temperature: -22℃.

Sister Cities

Lijiang, Zhangjiajie, Daegu, Cape Town and Interlochen Ken.

Folk Culture

The victory of drum (a kind of dance), Human pyramid, Play Zhongkui (a kind of dance) and Huizhou marriage.

Special Local Products

Huangshan Maofeng Tea, Keemun Black Tea, Taiping Monkey Chief Tea, Tunxi Green Tea, Wild Ganoderma, Wild White Fungus, Wild Kiwi, ink-slab etc.

Food

Mao Tofu, Soy Braise Mandarin Fish, Clouds meat, Crab Shells Yellow Baked Wheat Cake, Wucheng Dried Bean Curd, etc.


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