Longkou is located in the northwest part of Jiaodong Peninsula on the south bank of Bohai Bay at the east longitude 120o13' to 47' and north latitude 37o27' to 47' , neighboring Yantai to the east, Weifang to the west and close to Qingdao to the south, facing Dalian, Qinhuangdao and Tianjin across the sea. The total area is 893 square kilometers and the coastline is 68.4 kilometers long. Canyonlands National Park
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Longkou has a long history. Five thousand years of changes and transformation have left for is rich and wonderful land with a lot of historic relics and human civilization which in turn have added her more mysteries and glamour. The births of heroes have brought glories to Longkou.
The beautiful and marvelous Longkou Pear Garden lies among the hills south of Longkou. Every year around the 15th of April, pear flowers will be in full bloom. Mountains and fields will be covered with snow-while pear flowers. When the sun is shining, the hillsides look like covered with dazzling bright silver rivers and waterfalls.
The Qimudao Island lies 2 kilometers northwest of Longkou Port. The total acreage is 4.078 square kilometers. To its south, there lies the wide and flat golden sand beach, and to its north, there are the sea and cliffs. Grand mountains, crystal clear water, human culture and famous historical sites, all these have formed the 10 scenic spots of Qimudao Island. Under the reflections of the water, the General Stone and Saddle Stone look martial and majestic, just the very image of an armored general who is standing there toweringly.