Brief Introduction of the City
Heyuan, one of the cities in Guangdong province, covers a large
area of 15,800 square kilometers. It consists of the Yuan District
and 5 counties: Dongyuan County, Zijin County, Longchuan County,
Heping County and Lianping County.
There are a lot of scenic spots in Heyuan. In urban area, there are
the highest fountain of Asia, Xinfengjiang National Forest Park,
Dagui Mountain scenic area, and the biggest artificial lake, Wanlu
Lake in south China; and there are also the newly developed
Sujiawei and Jinghuayuan scenic spots; besides, Heyuan has a long
history and people found some dinosaur egg, the dinosaur bone and
Ammonoid fossils, etc.
In Longchuan, there are the famous historical cultural city--Tuo
city in Guangdong, Huo Mountain, and Shuikeng scenic area as well;
Zijin is famous for the former residence of SunZhongshan -Sunwupai;
there is also beautiful landscape in Neiguan of Lianping and
Zhangxi Huanglong Rock in Dongyuan.
At the end of 2003, the city had a public security census register
population of 3,341,300 which includes 470,000 overseas compatriots
who are inhabited in the northeast Asia ,America, Canada, and
Australia, etc and 280,000Hongkong, Macao, Taiwan
compatriots and also 13,000 returned overseas Chinese.
City Code: 0762
Post Code: 517001
Inquiry Telephone: 3314346 3387777