Tainan

Tainan, officially Tainan City, is a special municipality in southern facing the Taiwan Strait on its western coast. Tainan is the oldest city on the island and also commonly known as the "Capital City" for its over 200 years of history as the capital of Taiwan under Koxinga and later Qing rule.
Photo: Mersh, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Park
Fort Provintia or Providentia, also known as , was a Dutch outpost on Formosa at a site now located in , Tainan, . Photo: Koika, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Museum
The is a museum located in Tainan, . Photo: 阿文, CC BY 3.0.

Tourist attraction
The Former Tainan Assembly Hall is a former assembly hall in , Tainan, . Photo: Pbdragonwang, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Village green
The Tainan Art Museum is an art museum in , Tainan, . Photo: Taiwania Justo, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

Suburb
is a district located in Tainan, . Photo: Mersh, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Suburb
North District is a district located in Tainan, . Photo: 338km, CC BY 3.0.

Suburb
South District is a district located in Tainan, . Photo: Pbdragonwang, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tainan

Latitude
22.9912° or 22° 59' 28.4" north
Longitude
120.185° or 120° 11' 5.9" east
Open Location Code
7QJ2X5RM+FX
Population
1,890,000
IATA airport code
TNN
United Nations Location Code
TW TNN
Elevation
26 metres (85 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 3014041771
Geo­Names ID
1668355
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Tainan
  • Arabic: Tainan
  • Arabic: تاينان
  • Armenian: Թայնան
  • Basque: Tainan
  • Basque: T´ai-nan
  • Belarusian: Тайнань
  • Bengali: তাইনান
  • Catalan: Tainan
  • Chinese: Tainan
  • Chinese: Táinán Shì
  • Chinese: Tâi-lâm-chhī
  • Chinese: T’ai-nan-shih
  • Chinese: T’ai-nan
  • Chinese: 台南市
  • Chinese: 府城
  • Chinese: 臺南
  • Chinese: 臺南市
  • Czech: Tchaj-nan
  • Danish: Tainan
  • Danish: Tainan City
  • Dutch: Tainan (stad)
  • Dutch: Tainan
  • Dutch: Táinán
  • Egyptian Arabic: تاينان
  • English: Tainan City
  • Esperanto: Tajnan
  • Esperanto: Tajnano
  • Finnish: Tainan
  • French: Tai-Onan
  • French: Tainan
  • French: Tainan City
  • Gan Chinese: 台南市
  • Gan Chinese: 臺南市
  • German: TW-TNN
  • German: Tainan
  • Greek: Ταϊνάν
  • Gujarati: તાઈનાન
  • Gujarati: તૈનન
  • Hakka Chinese: Thòi-nàm-sṳ
  • Hakka Chinese: Thòi-nàm
  • Hausa: Tainan
  • Hausa: Thòi-nàm-sṳ
  • Hebrew: טאינאן
  • Hindi: ताइनान
  • Hindi: तैनान
  • Hungarian: Tajnan
  • Icelandic: Taínan
  • Indonesian: Kota Tainan
  • Indonesian: Tainan
  • Irish: Tainan
  • Italian: Tainan
  • Japanese: 台南
  • Japanese: 台南市
  • Japanese: 臺南市
  • Kannada: ತೈನೆನ್
  • Korean: 대남
  • Korean: 대남시
  • Korean: 타이난 시
  • Korean: 타이난시
  • Latin: Tainan
  • Latvian: Tainana
  • Literary Chinese: 台南市
  • Literary Chinese: 臺南市
  • Lithuanian: Tainanas
  • Macedonian: Тајнан
  • Malay: Tainan
  • Marathi: ताईनान
  • Min Dong Chinese: Dài-nàng
  • Min Nan Chinese: Tâi-lâm-chhī
  • Min Nan Chinese: Tâi-lâm Chhī
  • Mongolian: Тайнань
  • Norwegian: Tainan
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Tainan
  • Occitan (post 1500): Tainan
  • Persian: تاینان
  • Polish: Tainan
  • Polish: Tajnan
  • Portuguese: Tainan
  • Quechua: T'aynam
  • Quechua: Taynam
  • Romanian: Tainan
  • Russian: Тайнань
  • Sakizaya: Tay-nan
  • Scots: Tainan
  • Silesian: Tainan
  • Sinhala: ටයිනන්
  • Sinhala: ටයිනාන්
  • Slovenian: Tajnan
  • Spanish: Ciudad de Tainan
  • Spanish: T'ainan
  • Spanish: Tainan
  • Spanish: Tainan City
  • Swedish: Tainan
  • Tamil: டைனான்
  • Telugu: టాయినాన్
  • Thai: ไถหนัน
  • Thai: ไถหนาน
  • Turkish: Tainan
  • Uighur: Teynen shehiri
  • Uighur: تەينەن شەھىرى
  • Ukrainian: Тайнань
  • Urdu: تاینان
  • Vietnamese: Thành phố Đài Nam
  • Vietnamese: Đài Nam
  • Waray (Philippines): Tainan
  • Waray (Philippines): Tainan City
  • Wu Chinese: 台南市
  • Wu Chinese: 臺南市
  • Yue Chinese:
  • Yue Chinese: 南市
  • Yue Chinese: 南瀛
  • Yue Chinese: 南都
  • Yue Chinese: 台南
  • Yue Chinese: 台南市
  • Yue Chinese: 府城
  • Yue Chinese: 臺南
  • Yue Chinese: 臺南市
  • Yue Chinese: 鳳凰城
  • Zhuang: Daiznanz
  • Tainanshi
  • Tainanshih

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