Ankang Overview

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Ankang (Chinese: 安康; pinyin: Ānkāng) is a prefecture-level city in southern Shaanxi Province in the People’s Republic of China, bordering Hubei province to the east, Chongqing municipality to the south, and Sichuan province to the southwest. Located in the southeast of Shaanxi Province, Ankang neighbors Xi’an in the north, and shares boundaries with Hubei Province in the east and Sichuan Province in the south. The city has an advantageous geographic position at the convergence of Shaanxi, Hubei, Sichuan and Chongqing.

Due to its location south of the Qinling, Ankang is geographically considered to be part of southern China, yet, on administrative terms, as Shaanxi is officially part of Northwestern China, it is considered to be part of the Northwest. Ankang is located in the southeastern part of Shaanxi, north of the Daba Mountains and south of the Qinling. Measuring 200 km (120 mi) from east to west and 240 km (150 mi) from north to south, the prefecture-level city of covers an area of 23,500 km2 (9,100 sq mi). The Han River (Hanshui) crosses it from west to east, forming a natural landform of “a plain between two mountains”.

Ankang (Shaanxi) Travel Guide introduces useful travel information of Ankang including travel tips, attractions, top things to do, tours, transportation, weather, climate, food, restaurants, accommodation, festivals, nightlife, activities, education, shopping, photos and maps.

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Ankang Attractions

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Climate & When to Go

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Festivals and Activities

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Travel Tips

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Useful Maps

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Ankang Accommodation

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