Nanshan is a district of . It's a happening place—international artist communities, multiple amusement parks, historic sites, and more. Nanshan district also includes Shekou, on metro line 2, the expat neighborhood with everything Western that you might be accustomed to as well as the main ferry terminal.

Landmarks in the Area

Metro station
Houhai station, formerly Nanshan Shopping Center station, is a station of Shenzhen Metro Line 2 and Line 11. is situated 2 km south of Nanshan. Photo: Wpcpey, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Sports centre
Shenzhen Bay Sports Center, nicknamed Spring Cocoon for its shape, is a multi-use stadium in , . is situated 2 km south of Nanshan. Photo: JHH755, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Commercial building
China Resources Tower, colloquially known as the Spring Bamboo, is a 392-metre supertall skyscraper in Houhai, , , , China. is situated 2½ km south of Nanshan. Photo: Milkomède, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Zhongshan Park is a public urban park in , , . is situated 3 km northwest of Nanshan.

Localities in the Area

University Town of Shenzhen is a tertiary education hub or university cluster, located near Xili Lake in the , , , . is situated 7 km northeast of Nanshan.

Lau Fau Shan is an area in the of . is situated 9 km southeast of Nanshan.


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