Jiangyin

About Jiangyin Travel

Introduction:Under the jurisdiction of Wuxi, Jiangyin city is located o­n the southern bank of Yangtze River, holding three water bodies including two rivers and o­ne lake. The city borders Ya..

Districts: Nanjing Changshu Changzhou Huaian Jiangdu Jiangyin Kunshan Lianyungang Liyang Nantong Qidong Suqian Suzhou Taicang Taizhou Tongli Wujiang Wuxi Xuzhou Yancheng

Attractions: Jiangyin Yangtze Bridge Daming Temple Shang Lake Huanxiu Mountain Villa Cold Mountain Temple Luzhi Langshan Yipu Stone Lake Yixing Ceramics Museum

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Jiangyin Introduction

Under the jurisdiction of Wuxi, Jiangyin city is located o­n the southern bank of Yangtze River, holding three water bodies including two rivers and o­ne lake. The city borders Yangtze River and Qingjiang city o­n the north, two cities of Changsu and Zhangjiagang o­n the east, and Wuxi o­n the south. Jiangyin City is under the jurisdiction of Wuxi. The city is comprised of 16 towns, o­ne high-tech industrial park and a new port region. Its municipal government is stationed in the Town of Chenjiang. The best-known township, Huaxi Village, is o­ne of townships of the city.
Geographically, Jiangyin lies o­n the Southern Jiangsu Plain and is crisscrossed by numerous rivers and lakes, including Yangtze River o­n its north, the Grand Canal, Lake Shaobai and other rivers/irrigation canals 550 in total. The national resources mainly include agriculture and fishery. Jiangyin has a maritime monsoon climate, with distinct four seasons. The annual average temperature is 16.7ºC around. The annual precipitation is close to 1,000 mm. The so-called Mei Yu season, meaning “humid and rainfall abundant” in Chinese, o­nly last about a week. The city has 239 days free of frost
The land, nicknamed “Shade of River” in Chinese, has a history of human civilization more than 5,000 years, tracking back to the New Stone Age. In past 2,500 years, the ancient town had frenquent name changes along with the change of the dynasty. These names include Donghai, Hailing, Wuling, etc.
Jiangyin has been listed in several critical national rankings including the National Economic Comprehensive Strength, China’s Top 100 Counties (county-level cities), the Best Cities for Investment in Yangtze River Delta, the Best City for Science and Technology, the Best Hygienic City, etc.
Jiangyin has numberous tourist attranctions including historical sites, parks and temples. The most attractive site for tourists is about seeing Huaxi Village. Hundreds of tourist groups nationally or internationally flock to the village each day to see and learn about the village, including visiting local resident homes. The beautiful scenes and well-protected environment would touch you deeply. Named with well-known adventurer Xu Xiake, China Xu Xiake International Traveling Festival was hosted in Jiangyin in May 2006.

Jiangyin Traffic

Jiangyin is linked by two major tranport systems: waterway and expressway/highway. The Wuxi-Chenjiang (Jiangyin municipal location) connects Jiangyin Wuxi and other four highways links the city, respectively, to Changzhou, Zhenjiang and Qingjiang.
The six-lane Jiangyin-Qingjiang Suspension Bridge, spanning the Yangtze and completed in 1999, links the south of Jiangsu with its northern side. The main span of the bridge is 1,385 meters long, making it the fifth longest bridge of its kind in the world. The bridge was designed with three traffic lanes in both directions and pedestrian sidewalks, carring the traffic from two busy national expressways: Tongjiang-Sanya Expressway, which connects the China’s east coast to its south part, and Beijing-Shanghai Expressway, which ties the China’s north with the east.
Jiangyin is a waterway transport hub and Jiangying Port is a deep-water port positioned o­n Yangtze River and has been dubbed as a “golden coast line”. The port has attracted a large sum of capitals and has established waterway trade relations with more than 40 countries and regions.
In the inner city, the public transportation including bus, taxi and cargo transport, charted buses to near cities or towns, provides convenience to the city’s commuters and visitors.

The fare of taxi is 6 Yuan for the first 2 kilometres,and then 1.8 Yuan per kilometres.
Jiangyin Transportation Bureau Tel :0510-86199911
Jiangyin Transportation Bureau complaint phone :0510-86861453
Jiangyin passenger complaints Tel :0510-86886187
Jiangyin bus complaint phone :0510-86270313

Jiangyin Festivals

Azalea Festival: March to June
Clothing Culture Festival in April
Nanhao Street temple fair  in May
water lily festival in June to August
Huqiu temple fair in September to Oct
China Silk Tourism Festival o­n September 20 -25,
Listen to the bell o­n New Year's Eve at 23:00 o­n December 31

Jiangyin Service Telephones

National Tourism complaints Tel:010-65275315
Jiangyin Tourism Bureau inquiries, complaints Tel: 05173948999

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