©

Zhangjiakou trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Zhangjiakou

Trip Planner Asia  /  China  /  Hebei  /  Zhangjiakou
(3.2/5 based on 40+ reviews for 8 attractions)
Things to do: sightseeing, historic sites, museums
Zhangjiakou, also known by several other names, is a prefecture-level city in northwestern Hebei province in Northern China, bordering Beijing to the southeast, Inner Mongolia to the north and west and Shanxi to the southwest. At the 2010 census, its population was 4,345,485 inhabitants on, divided into 17 Counties and Districts. The built-up (or metro) area made of Qiaoxi, Qiaodong Districts and Wanquan County largely being conurbated had 838,978 inhabitants in 2010 on 1412.7 km2. Due to its position on several important transport arteries, it is a critical transport node for travel between Hebei and Inner Mongolia and connecting northwest China, Mongolia, and Beijing.Zhangjiakou will host some of the events at the 2022 Winter Olympics.NamesZhangjiakou is written in simplified Chinese and in traditional Chinese. It is Zhāngjiākǒu in pinyin and the name means "Zhang family gate." Older names for the town in Chinese include Zhāngyuán, used in the Republican era, and Zhāngjiāpù.Zhangjiakou was historically known to the Europeans as Kalgan until the mid 20th century. This name derives from the Mongolian name of the city, 40px, "Chuulalt haalga" or shorter, 20px, "haalgan" which means "the gate" (in the Great Wall). In Manchu, the city is known as 18px (Imiyangga jase).
Our China trip itinerary planner allows you to plan your trip to Zhangjiakou and a wealth of other destinations big and small.
Source
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Zhangjiakou

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Zhangjiakou

Browse hundreds of hotels and read guest reviews on the world's leading online travel agency website.
CHECK IN - CHECK OUT
Millions of travel reviews
on TripAdvisor

Extend your holiday

Visit top cities near Zhangjiakou:
Sightseeing, historic sites, trails
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Sightseeing, historic sites, nature
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Nature
Visit for: 3 daysStart a plan »
Winter sports
Visit for: 1 dayStart a plan »
Historic sites, nature
Visit for: 1 dayStart a plan »

Recently planned trips to Hebei

18 days in China BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE June, culture, historic sites, museums, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: June, culture, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 21 days in China & New Delhi BY A USER FROM BELGIUM July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in Laishui County & Beijing BY A USER FROM INDIA June, teens, kids, outdoors, popular PREFERENCES: June, teens, kids, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 17 days in Beijing, Chengde & Shanghai BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE June, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 4 days in Qinhuangdao BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 1 day in Laiyuan County BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE June, teens, popular PREFERENCES: June, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Laishui County & Beijing BY A USER FROM INDIA April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 32 days in China BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM August, culture, outdoors, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Chengde BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA May, culture, outdoors, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 3 days in Chengde BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA May, culture, outdoors, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 42 days in China BY A USER FROM SLOVENIA July, popular PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 41 days in China BY A USER FROM SLOVENIA July, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums, hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans

Inspirock Trip Planner in the News