Zhuhai is located in the south of Guangdong Province, on the west
bank of the Pearl River and Sea-Going Outlets and on the shore of
South China Sea. It faces Shenzhen and Hong Kong across the sea to
the east and is connected with Macau by the overland route to the
south. It is 140 kilometers away from Guangzhou to the north.
The city has a total area of 7640 square kilometers, of which the
land area is 1640 square kilometers. Zhuhai is one of the five
largest special economic zones in China. The municipality exercises
jurisdiction over the Xiangzhou District, the Doumen District, and
the Jinwan District. The municipal government is stationed in the
By the end of 2005, the whole city had a permanent population of
141.57 million, of which 78.52 million have a domiciliary register.
Zhuhai is a garden style seashore tourist city, where colorful
flowers bloom all the year around and trees and grass are luxuriant
as far as the eye can see. The whole city is built as planned. On
both sides of the even roads there are sweeping grasslands with
flowers and all kinds of trees. Buildings along the roads have a
variety of graceful designs with white as the predominant color.
The bright color assorts especially with the style of the seaside
city. Accommodation is quite complete with hotels,
restaurants, resorts, an amusement park, golf courses and shopping
centers. Zhuhai is continuously expanding. In 1999, it was granted
"the International Award for Best Practices in Improving the Living
Environment" by United Nations Center for Human Settlement and was
the only winner of this award in China.
It is also appraised as one of the top ten foreigners' favorite
cities by the western media. There are two magnificent events which
have an extremely positive influence at home and abroad. They are
the motor races held on the international circuit in Zhuhai every
year, which is a great appeal to the mass automobile sports lovers
The International Aviation & Aerospace Exhibition and the
Zhuhai Film Festival are held every two years in Zhuhai. The main
tourist attractions in and around include the large-scale historic
and cultural landscape-- the New Summer Palace, the Four Buddhist
Mountains Scenic Area, the Pearl Amusement Park, Jinzhou City, the
Zhuhai Fishing Girl, and much more.
- Area code：0756
- Postal code: 519000
- Tourist complaints: 0756-3336061