•  PopupDesign_2013

    Did you know 31% of the travelers make destination research and selection 3-5 months before their vacation

    Access the CNTO Tourism Research Reports


Hebei or “Ji” has Shijiazhuang as its provincial capital. Located in China’s Central Plains, Hebei possesses an extensive and profound culture heritage and it’s a region that has birthed a multitude of heroes in Chinese history. In addition to being a major producer of grain and cotton in China, Hebei is a major Chinese province in terms of cultural relics. In fact, there are currently 168 key national cultural sites across the province, earning it a third place in this category among all Chinese provinces. Specifically, Baoding, the most cultural relic-rich city in Hebei, has 47 such sites. Handan, Baoding, Chengde, Shanhai Pass, and Zhengding are the five historical and cultural cities of Hebei.

Among Hebei’s famous cultural relics are Baoding Daci Pavilion, Zhili Provincial Governor Office, Qingxi Mausoleum, Mancheng Han-Dynasty Mausoleum, Dingzhou Pagoda, the archaeological site of the city of the king of the State of Zhao, Handan Congtai, Nüwa Temple in She County, the Former Site of the 129th Division in She County, Jingzhou Pagoda (Stupa in Jing County), Northern Qi Dynasty Gao Graves, Qingdong Mausoleum in Tangshan City, Iron Lions in Cangzhou City, Zhaozhou Bridge, Longxing Temple in Zhengding County, Kaiyuan Temple in Xingtai City, Mausoleums of Tang Dynasty in Longyao County, the Ruins of Xing from the Shang Dynasty, and Bian Que Temple in Neiqiu County. 

Hebei is the only province that possesses all the major types of terrain, i.e. plateaus, mountains, hills, plains, lakes, and coasts. At present there are five national scenic spots in Hebei, namely Xibaipo, Baiyangdian Lake in Anxin County, Yesanpo in Laishui County, and Mountain Resort in Chengde City. 

Other famous scenic spots include the Hengshui Lake National Natural Reserve and Xingtai Grand Canyon.

Featured city/destination: Chengde 



  • 10/21/2016 China International Travel Mart 2016 in Shanghai...Read More
  • 10/18/2016 15-Day Visa-Free Transit for Cruise Ship Visitors to Shanghai...Read More
  • 10/18/2016 Terracotta Warriors Museum Ranked Best in Asia...Read More
  • 10/18/2016 Air China Digital Assets Keeping Pace with International Expansion...Read More
  • 10/18/2016 Hilton Opens First Full-Service Residences In China...Read More
  • 10/11/2016 China Rapidly Becoming World’s Largest Aviation Market...Read More
  • 10/10/2016 China’s Palace Museum Opens New Sites...Read More
  • 10/10/2016 China Eastern Airlines Launches Kunming-Qingdao-San Francisco Route...Read More
  • 10/10/2016 China Building World’s Deepest High-speed Rail Station Beneath Great Wall...Read More
  • 10/10/2016 World’s Largest Manmade Cave Opens to Tourists for the First Time in Chongqing...Read More
China in the News Archives