Handan Overview

Chinese Name: English IPA: Location: Population (city): Language: Zip code: Tel code: Time zone:

Handan is a prefecture-level city located in the southwest of Hebei province, China. The southernmost prefecture-level city of the province, it borders Xingtai on the north, and the provinces of Shanxi on the west, Henan on the south and Shandong on the east. At the 2010 census, its population was 9,174,683 inhabitants whom 2,845,790 lived in the built-up (or metro) area made of 3 urban districts, Handan and Yangyan counties, and Shahe City in Xintai municipality, largely being conurbated now.

According to a survey by “Global voices China” in February 2013, Handan was one of China’s most polluted cities due to heavy industrial outputs.

However the government has made a significant effort to make the city cleanerwhich involved closing down many polluting power plants. It is no longer the most polluted city, and according to a 2016 government survey, the number of good air quality days is 189 days, an increase of 135 days compared with 2013.

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

Other Destinations in Handan

Handan Attractions

Handan(Hebei) Attractions include a list of top things to do and must-see attractions in Handan(Hebei). All attractions picked by our seasoned travel advisors and rated by our coustomers. Following is the list of Top 10 Attractions in Handan(Hebei) by TripAdvisor. [...]

More Handan Attractions >>

Handan Tours

Handan(Hebei) travel packages list all of Handan(Hebei) tours, Handan(Hebei) day tours, Hebei tours itinerary with Handan(Hebei) and China tours including Handan(Hebei). Plan Handan(Hebei) tours including 1-30 days trip and tours, Handan(Hebei) food culture tours, join group tours and sightseeing tours. [...]

Climate & When to Go

Handan(Hebei) Weather and Climate describes information with temperature, precipitation, Geography, What Clothes to Handan(Hebei)out the best time to visit Handan(Hebei) and see the season highlights in Handan(Hebei). It also tells you what to wear in different seasons and Clothes packing for your Trip to Handan(Hebei). [...]

More Handan Climate & When to Go >>


Handan(Hebei) Transportation Guide serves you detailed transport information and introduces fights to Handan(Hebei), Handan(Hebei) high speed trains, Handan(Hebei) trains, Handan(Hebei) Cycling, Handan(Hebei) buses, Handan(Hebei) Bus Stations and Railway Stations, Handan(Hebei) taxis and ways of getting in and around Handan(Hebei). [...]

More Handan Transportation >>

Festivals and Activities

Handan(Hebei) Festivals and Events introduce a brief introduction of festivals and activities and tell travelers Top Things to Do for Handan(Hebei) festivals Tours and important Handan(Hebei) events and activities including Exhibition, Conference, Trade Show, Expositions and Trade Fairs. [...]

More Handan Festivals and Activities >>

Travel Tips

Handan(Hebei) Travel FAQs and Tips introduce the city and zip codes, post offices, useful numbers, hospitals, banks for foreign exchange, Government and famous universities. When plan your trip to Handan(Hebei), view our answers to questions about Handan(Hebei) travel to get better understanding of Handan(Hebei). [...]

More Handan Travel Tips >>

Useful Maps

Handan(Hebei) Travel Maps in English includes Maps List of Handan(Hebei) Tourist Attractions, Maps of Handan(Hebei) Hotels, Maps of Handan(Hebei) Tours, Handan(Hebei) Subway Maps, Maps of of Transportation. It show the specific location maps of main roads, Transportation, railway, stations, Bus Stations, Airports, expressway, administrative division, famous tourist attractions, travel and tours, universities, banks and hospitals. [...]

More Handan Useful Maps >>

Handan Accommodation

Handan(Hebei) Accommodation and Hotels Booking introduces Where to stay in Handan(Hebei) and the recommended Handan(Hebei) 5-star luxury hotels, Comfortable4-star, Economic 3-star and Cheap Hostels recommended by TripAdvisor. [...]

More Handan Accommodation >>

Other Hot Destinations in China