About Heyuan Travel

Introduction:Heyuan, a good place with a long history in east Guangdong Province, has talented people and fertile land. Since the municipality was established in 1988, Heyuan has governed five countie..

Districts: Guangzhou Chaozhou Donguan Enping Foshan Heyuan Huizhou Jiangmen Kaiping Maoming Meizhou Qinyuan Shantou Shanwei Shaoguan Shenzhen Taishan Yangjiang Zencheng Zhanjiang

Attractions: Asia highest fountain The Crocodile Lake Wanlv Lake Ye Qu Gou Dinghu Mountain Guangxiao Temple Guangdong Snacks Lovers' Road Liangyuan Garden Holy Heart Cathedral

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Heyuan Introduction

Heyuan, a good place with a long history in east Guangdong Province, has talented people and fertile land. Since the municipality was established in 1988, Heyuan has governed five counties and o­ne district including Dongyuan, Lianping, Heping, Longchuan, and Zijin County and Yuancheng District, with the total area of 15,800 square kilometers and the population of 3.37 million

  As a China Top Tourist City, Heyan has green mountains and blue waters. Domestic and foreign tourists of over two million person-times are received each year. The Lake Wanluhu, which is close to urban area, is a reservoir with water area of 370 square kilometers, equal to the total area of 68 West Lakes in Hangzhou. With its water capacity of 13.9 billion cubic meters, the Lake Wanluhu is called “the sea among mountains”. With the water and the mountains inside each other, the colors of the water and the sky melting into o­ne, and the chain of mountains covered with green color, the area is a natural scenic spot for tourists.
  Heyuan is resourceful. Xinfengjiang Hydropower Plant, the largest of its kind in Guangdong, Fengshuba Hydropower Plant, and Dading iron mine, the largest o­ne in Southeast China, are located in Heyuan. Heyuan also has large mineral reserves of high-grade minerals, such as rare earth, fluorite, tin, lead-zinc, titanium, silica, and dolerite. The city’s forest coverage rate is 72% and the standing stock volume reaches 30.92 million cubic meters.
  Heyuan is now growing up in the tide of reform and opening. Heyuan people are now striving to build a developing, vigorous, civilized, and advancing city. We wish to meet you in advancing Heyuan. Together we shall draw a better blueprint, and together we shall create more glories.

Heyuan Traffic

With a convenient transportation, Heyuan is 200 kilometres away from Guangzhou, 98 kilometres away from Huizhou and 178 kilometres away from Shenzhen. Heyuan is the first city where the Jingjiu railway stops when going into Yue. Meishan railway and Jingjiu railway both go through Heyuan. And many trains pass by so that you can get to the main cities in China conveniently.

Railway Station Tel and Address
Tel: 0762-2827008
Address: Jianshe Road, Yuan urban District, Heyuan City

Local Transport
The transportation condition among different scenic spots in the city: the scenic spots are mainly centralized and o­nly less than 10 kilometers away from the downtown area.

Public Transportation
There are 8 public transportation routes in Heyuan which are distributed all over the scenic areas, scenic spots and bus stations of the city.

Man-pulled Pedicab
Heyuan is also featured with man-pulled Pedicab which is much cheaper than the taxi. You can also enjoy yourself a lot by strolling over the city in it.

Tour Bus
The tour bus station starts from the railway station to the Heyuan Normal School with an average run of 10 minutes. The buses will go via Chashan Park, Delicious Food Street, Rainbow Street, the highest fountain in Asia, Cultural Square, Custom Street and museum, etc.

The taxis are everywhere and not as crowd as those in Shenzhen and Guangzhou. The starting price is 5 yuan and 6.5 yuan after 11 o’clock. If you want to go to the environs scenic area by taxi, you can haggle with the taxi driver beforehand.

Heyuan Festivals

Spring festival: the first day of lunar new year." open the door" with firecrackers at dawn, men prepare sugar soup and changshou noodles for women. In the past time the portrait of ancestor would be hung up in the major room and the householder worship the ancestor, the younger generation hand in eggs and tea respectfully to the superior. There is also the custom in Fenshui area to invite relatives to feast. The floor are not to be swept and no knife or needles or something else with a sharp blade to be used. And then pay a New Year call the next day.

Dragon boat festival: also called "Duanwu festival". In the past days people decorate the door with herbal leaves, and smoke inside the house by burning herbs. Spread limes along side the wall and sometimes hung portrait of "zhongkui” to scare ghosts away, or stick charms o­n the door. o­n the day with no exception people eat rice dumpling and "five Guan"(yellow-fin tuna, yellow eel, vitellin, cucumber and king’s yellow liquor), in addition they boil meat with garlic. Children wear aroma bag, eat king’s yellow horse bean and smear king’s yellow o­n their foreheads. Doctors collect herbs for standby o­n the day. Before the day of the festival, grandmothers give their grandsons fans, bellybands, aroma bags and tiger headed shoes etc.

Heyuan Service Telephones

Heyuan City Tourism Bureau Tel: 0762-3330920 Heyuan City tourist complaints Tel: 0762-3314346 Heyuan City Dongyuan Xian Tourism Bureau Tel: 0762-8780001 Fax: 0762-8780361
Heyuan City Heping County Tourism Bureau Tel: 0762-5641365 Fax: 0762-5641365
Heyuan City Longchuan County Tourism Bureau Tel: 0762-6752547 Fax: 0762-6752547
Heyuan City Zijin County Tourism Bureau Tel: 0762-7817620 Fax: 0762-7817620
Heyuan City Lianping County Tourism Bureau Tel: 0762-4337998 Fax: 0762-4339851
Heyuan City Wanlv Hu Scenic Area Services Tel: 0762-8780005
Heyuan City Guishan Scenic Area Services Tel: 0762-8771088
Heyuan City Yequgou Scenic Area Services Tel: 0762-3309502
Heyuan City Sujiawei Hakka village tourism service center telephone: 0762-8882969
Heyuan City Huanglong Rock Scenic Area service centre: 0762-8181698
Heyuan City Yuanzhongyuan Scenic Area service centre: 0762-3493899
Heyuan City Museum Tel: 0762-3333596

Heyuan Hotels

  • Huihao Hotel

    Huihao Hotel

    Preparatory Five-star Heyuan Yuancheng Price:-

    Edged by the Xinfengjiang river, the Huihao Hotel (Huihao Guoji Jiudian) puts guests within 10 minutes drive of Wanlu Lake, Guishan Hill, national forest park and a dam. Guests can w..

  • Imperial Palace Hotspring & Resort

    Imperial Palace Hotspring & Resort

    Five-star Heyuan Price:-

    The Imperial Palace Hotspring & Resort (Yulingmen Wenquan Dujiacun) is located between Reshui village and Xingfu village. This Heyuan hotel stands out for its Bali styling, lavender fiel..

  • Artland Peninsula Hotel

    Artland Peninsula Hotel

    Five-star Heyuan Price:-

    The Artland Peninsula Hotel (Heyuan Yayuan Bandao Jiudian) stands close to Heyuan’s central area and within walking distance of Datong food street. A 15-minute drive sees guests to Heyuan..

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