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Nanking Map, China

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Nanking Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Nanking with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Nanking useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Nanking!

Nanking History

Somewhere in 229 A.D. the city of Nanking was expressed by the name of Jiankang. Sun Quan was the ruler of Wu State during those days and he had shifted his capital to the city of Jiankang during those years. The city of Jiankang remained the capital of South China till the arrival of Sui Dynasty. The city lost its monuments and economical acceleration during the rule of Sui Dynasty but remains of human settlement... read more

Nanking Sightseeing

Nanking’s second stint as a capital began when the Republic of China was formed in the early years of the 20th century and many of the city’s important buildings like the Presidential Palace, Sun Yat-sen Mausoleum, Nanjing Massacre Memorial Hall, etc. belong to that period of Chinese history. The city’s university complexes, the Purple Mountain Observatory and important cultural centers like the Nanjing Museum... read more

Nanking Nightlife

 Shopping has always been prevalent in Nanking.  The Chaotian Gong Market is a nice mix between a flea and antique market.  You can find some great deals here on antique books, statues, jewelry, and jade.  read more

Nanking Travel Guide

During the 1950s Nanking, built a series of heavy industries.  Steel factories and electrical, mechanical, and chemical manufacturing plants were completed.  Much money was also funneled into the search for coal, which was never found.  This however, resulted in negative economic growth during the next decade. read more

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