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Central Henan

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Central Henan is the central part of Henan, China. It includes the prefecture-level cities of Zhengzhou, Xuchang and Luohe.


Map of Central Henan

1 Zhengzhou (郑州) — The provincial capital. One of the Eight Ancient Capitals of China.

2 Xuchang (许昌) — The place where Cao Cao rises. Its subordinate county-level city Yuzhou is famous for porcelain production.

3 Luohe Luohe on Wikipedia (漯河) — Famous for food industry. The template of the Chinese collective economy — Nanjiecun is located here.

4 Yuzhou (禹州) — Jun Porcelain (均窑) and Shenhou Ancient Town (神垕古镇).

Other destinations[edit]

  • Songshan National Park (嵩山国家公园), an UNESCO world heritage place, including Shaolin Temple (少林寺), Songyang Academy (嵩阳书院), Dengfeng Astronomical Observatory (观星台), and more.
  • The Yellow River Scenic Area of Zhengzhou (郑州黄河风景名胜区)
  • Homeland of Emperor Huang (黄帝故里)
  • Manor of Kang Baiwan (康百万庄园)
  • Masoleum of Song (宋陵)
  • Henan Museum (河南博物院)
  • Nanjie Village (南街村)


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By train[edit]

Zhengzhou is the main railway hub of China and can be reached from every corner of China. Xuchang and Luohe are located on Jingguang Railway and Jingguang High-speed railway, one of the busiest railways and high-speed railways of China, respectively.

By bus[edit]

All the three cities can be reached by bus from the other cities in Henan Province.

By air[edit]

Zhengzhou Xizheng International Airport (CGO IATA) is the hub airport of this region as well as the whole Henan Province.

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