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Tanggu Travel Guide

-Travel to Tanggu

Tanggu, a district of Tianjin in the east, is located on the Bohai Bay mouth of the Haihe River, occupying a total area of 792 square kilometers with the population of 460,000 people. It is exempted 10 Street, three towns, Tianjin Port, Tianjin Economic and Technological Development Zone, Tianjin Port is just located in the Tanggu District tax district. In Yuan Dynasty, Tanggu is just a small port for the transportation of the South grain to Northern China. In Ming dynasty, the capital was moved to Beijing, in order to prevent the Japanese, he places in Taku troops in Fort Beitang, coastal surge of migrants.

In 1856, Anglo-French allied forces invaded Taku mouth, large-scale construction was made there in Qing dynasty again. In the "Beijing Treaty", Tuku was turned into Tianjin commercial ports. In 1900, the Eight-Power Allied Forces captured Taku mouth, the next year signed "Xin Chou Treaty", Tanggu become Japan colonial imperialism. Japan built 3,000 tons Harbour dock in 1939. After the reforming and opening up policy was carried out, the economy of Tanggu develop very fast. At present it has become a forward base for economic strength.

Nowadays, travelling to China by Cruise has become a popular way for some westerners. The Tanggu Port is enjoys a good location near Tianjin and Beijing, which gives the convenience for visitors to be guided to these two cities. Welcome to view other columns for extensive guide to more attraction information and travel services offer related to Tanggu or other famous cities in China. Feel free to contact us, we will provide the professional advice, individual itinerary and excellent travel service.

Tanggu Attractions Guide

- Must See

  • The BundHaihe Bund Park is one of important morale projects in Tanggu district, as a leading engineering for comprehensively developing Haihe River in Tianjin. According to Guide map of The Bund, The Bund Park is about 1 kilometers long, ... ...
  • Tanggu Exotic Cargo MarketTanggu Exotic Cargo Market, located on the western side of Hebei Road, attracts thousands of people to visit, both domestics and foreigners. There is a large range of Exotic cargos, about 30 different items, from big items like mo ... ...
  • Dagu FortificationDagu Fortification is located by the Haihe River estuary 60 km southeast to the city. As a heroic symbol of China's fight against foreign invasion, it is An important fort in Chinese History, According to the Guide of Tianjin, it ... ...
  • Tianjin Passenger TerminalXingang Passenger Terminal, the new Steel man-made Frame, located in the west of Bohai Gulf, is one of the most famous and busy Terminals in China. The Terminal has three berths for international large-scale cruises. It can take a ... ...

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Where is Tanggu? Is it far from Tianjin?

Name:Re:Travel question about Tanggu

Tanggu is a district of Tianjin in the east, about 45km away from the city center. It takes about 1 hour from Tanggu to the city. Our travel agency provides transfer service to and fro Tanggu. Welcome to contact us if you need our service.

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How far it will be from Tanggu to Beijing?

Name:Re:Travel from Tanggu to Beijing

It is about 161km from Tanggu to Beijing. Normally, it takes more than 2 hours to drive. Besides, there are trains available to and fro these two places every day. Our travel company can provide transfer service to and fro Tanggu. Welcome to contact us if you need our service.