Dingzhou trip planner

Create a fully customized day by day
itinerary for free

Itinerary planner

+ Add destination
2 adults
- +
- +
- +
Trip Planner Asia  /  China  /  Hebei  /  Dingzhou


Historic Sites · Landmarks · Specialty Museums
Dingzhou, formerly Dingxian is a county-level city with sub-prefecture-level city status, located under the administration of the prefecture-level city of Baoding in the southwest of Hebei Province in northern China, about halfway between Baoding and Shijiazhuang. As of 2009, Dingzhou had a population of 1.2 million. Dingzhou has 3 subdistricts, 13 towns, 8 townships, and 1 ethnic township. Dingzhou is southwest of Beijing, northeast of Shijiazhuang.HistoryChina's tallest pre-modern pagoda, the 84m Liaodi Pagoda, is located here, built in 1055 during the Song Dynasty. In 1973 a tomb was excavated about southwest of Dingzhou dating to 55 BCE and containing several fragments of Chinese literary works, including an early manuscript of the Analects of Confucius, a manuscript of a Daoist work known as Wenzi and fragments of the military treatise Liu tao.From 1926 to 1937, the county was the site of the National Association of Mass Education Movement's Ting Hsien Experiment of the Rural Reconstruction Movement. In the 1990s the New Rural Reconstruction Movement maintained a training and outreach center.
Plan your visit to Dingzhou and other destinations in China using our China road trip site.
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Dingzhou

  • Get a personalized trip
    A full day by day itinerary based on your preferences
  • Customize it
    Refine your trip. 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.

Places to visit with Dingzhou

QinhuangdaoTrip planner Best for: Historic Walking Area, Great Wall, Landmark Luanping CountyTrip planner Best for: Great Wall ChengdeTrip planner Best for: Castle, Religious Site, Outdoor Activity ShijiazhuangTrip planner Best for: Specialty Museum, Mountain, Zoo Laishui CountyTrip planner Best for: Outdoor Activity, Landmark