Lying between the Yangtze River and Huaihe River, Hefei is the capital city of Anhui Province. Covering an area of 7,266 square kilometers (about 2,805 square miles), it is the key tourist city of the whole province and the best place to know about the brilliant Anhui culture.
The ancient Hefei City, with a long history of over 2,000 years, was also nicknamed 'Luzhou' or 'Luyang' because it was under the governance of Luzhou prefecture in the Ming (1368 - 1644) and Qing (1644 - 1911) dynasties. The city is the political, economic and cultural center of Anhui Province and ...
Hefei has been the provincial capital since 1949 (before it was Anqing) and is a natural center of transportation, being situated to the north of Lake Chao and standing on a low saddle crossing the northeastern extension of the Dabie Mountains, which form the divide between the Huai and Yangtze rive ...
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Emergency:Police: tel.110 Fire:tel.119. Ambulance:tel.120 Red cross: Answers with recorded message in Chinese only. Area: 7029.48 square kilometers (about 4,368 square miles) Resident Population: 5.01 million Area Code: 0551 Zip Code: 230000 Bank:M Bank of China can service you with foreign exchange. Usually the bank opens between 09:00 - 17:00 from Monday to Friday. In Hefei, Bank of China has set up several branches; the following is some branches' detailed information for your referen ...