025-85581709 13815865868
Complex building Lev11, Jingang Sci-Tech Center, Nanjing.


Company newsMORE

Industry newsMORE

Comprehensive News MORE

Health EncyclopediaMORE

Focus on us

Contact Us

Tel: 025-85581709 (+86)13813371453
WeChat: free578892855   
E-mail: 13813371453@163.com
Address: Complex building Lev11, 
Jingang Sci-Tech Center, Nanjing. 


Qixia District

2017-12-1 | Read:405

Qixia District(simplified Chinese:栖霞区;traditional Chinese:棲霞區;pinyin:Qīxiáqūor Xīxiáqū[citation needed])is one of 11 districts of Nanjing,the capital of Jiangsu province,China,straddling both sides of the Yangtze River.


Natural and historical sites


Qixia Mountain is in Qixia District.Qixia Temple,a Southern Tang Buddhist temple,is there.During the Qing dynasty,the Qianlong Emperor praised it as the most elegant mountain in Jinling.


A number of Liang dynasty tombs are in the district,primarily in and around the Ganjiaxiang section of the district.Among them,particularly well known is that of Xiao Xiu(475–518),containing one of the best surviving sets of the period's statuary.


Geography


Qixia District includes northern and northeastern parts of the greater Nanjing area,on the right(southeastern)side of the Yangtze River.


Economy


Qixia Town is an important land and water transport hub.It is connected to the Shanghai-Nanjing Railway.The No.312 National Highway and Qixia Highway runs through it.


It is also connected to the adjacent Second Yangtze River Bridge and Xinshengwei Port to the west,and Shanghai-Nanjing Expressway to the south,opposite the Yangtze River to the north,and east of Longtan Deep Water Port.


Education


Qixia district is the location of the Xianlin University City which hosts ten major universities from Jiangsu province.


Nanjing International School(NIS)is a Pre-k-12 school for foreign students


The Japanese Weekend School of Nanjing a Japanese weekend program,holds its classes at NIS.


Geography.


Qixia is 16 km from Nanjing City Central Business District and 40 km from Nanjing Lukou International Airport.