Henan - Wikipedia
Henan Province is home to a large number of heritage sites which have been left behind, including the ruins of Shang dynasty capital city Yin and the Shaolin Temple. Four of the Eight Great Ancient Capitals of China, Luoyang, Anyang, Kaifeng and Zhengzhou, are located in Henan.
Henan Travel Guide: Map, Climate, History, Attractions
Highlight of Henan Province, Songshan Mountain lies southwest of Zhengzhou and it is one of the most famous mountains in China because of the rugged beauty of its peaks and the Bonsai-like appearance of its beautiful old trees. Shaolin Temple, the most famous Buddhist temple in China and the largest of the Songshan range, is located on Shaoshi Mountain.
Henan | province, China | Britannica
Henan, sheng (province) of north-central China. The province stretches some 300 miles (480 km) from north to south and 350 miles (560 km) east to west at its widest point. It is bounded to the north by the provinces of Shanxi and Hebei, to the east by Shandong and Anhui, to the west by Shaanxi, and
Henan | Definition of Henan at Dictionary.com
Henan definition, a province in E China. 64,479 sq. mi. (167,000 sq. km). Capital: Zhengzhou. See more.
Henan Province – Chinafolio
Henan Province Background. Stretching some 480 km from north to south and 560 km east to west at its widest point, Henan spreads across sizable part of the North China Plain. Henan is bordered by Shanxi and Hebei to the north, Shandong and Anhui to the east, Shaanxi to the west and Hubei to the south.
Henan Province Map, Map of Henan in China
Maps of Henan: including Henan's location in China, Henan regional map, and a map of major attractions. All the maps below can be clicked to zoom in.
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Geography of Henan Province: Henan Province is located on the southern lower reaches of the Huanghe River (Yellow River). It served as the capital of 200 empires during its history of more than 20 dynasties, leaving behind over 1.3 million relics.
Henan travel | China - Lonely Planet
Explore Henan holidays and discover the best time and places to visit. | Affluent Chinese may roll their eyes at the mention of slow-moving and traditionally impoverished Henan (河南, Hénán), but the province’s heritage takes us back to the earliest days of Chinese antiquity. Ancient capitals rose and fell in Henan’s north, where the capricious Yellow River (Huáng Hé) nourished the ...
Zhengzhou - Wikipedia
Zhengzhou is the capital and largest city of Henan Province in the central part of the People's Republic of China. It is one of the National Central Cities in China, the centre of Central Plains area and serves as the political, economic, technological, and educational center of the province, as well as a major transportation hub in China (highway, railway, aviation, communication).
Henan - Wikitravel
Henan, Yu for short, is a province located in the Northern Central Region of China.It shares its borders with six other provinces, Shandong to the northeast, Hebei to the north, Shanxi to the northwest, Shaanxi to the west, Hubei to the south, and Anhui to the east. The eastern portion is flat and part of the North China Plain, one of the most densely populated areas on Earth.