Shenyang (China)

Shenyang is a large city, located in northeast of the China, along the Liao River. The city is mainly an important industrial area. The local climate is continental and humid, summer temperatures are usually around +24 C and in winter -10 C. Most of the rain comes in summer. The city's most famous attractions are the Qing Dynasty era, Zhaoling-tombs, and the Mukden Palace. In winter, the area also has three ski centers.

Population: 8,106,171
Beach : No
Mountain : No
Popular destination: No
Official language: Standard Mandarin
Skill level of the English language : Moderate
Emergency numbers: 110 (poliisi), 120 (ambulanssi), 119 (palokunta)
Currency: Renminbi (CNY)
Electric plugs: A, I, C
Voltage: 220 V
Tipping in a restaurant: There is no tipping in China.
Time in destination: Dec 6, 2019, 1:04:01 PM

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Weather Forecast

Fri
06.12

Clear sky

28°F

Sat
07.12

Clear sky

25°F

Sun
08.12

Partly cloudy

41°F

Mon
09.12

Partly cloudy

39°F

Tue
10.12

Partly cloudy

36°F

Wed
11.12

Clear sky

34°F

Thu
12.12

Cloudy

30°F

Monthly Weather Conditions

Month Average Temperature °F High Temperature °F Low Temperature °F Rainy Days Rating
January 11.3 22.6 2.1 1
February 18.0 28.9 8.4 2
March 33.3 43.5 24.1 2
April 49.6 60.8 38.8 5
May 63.0 73.8 52.0 6
June 71.1 80.8 61.9 8
July 76.1 84.2 68.7 11
August 74.5 82.9 66.7 9
September 63.1 74.3 53.4 6
October 49.1 60.6 39.4 4
November 32.5 42.3 24.4 3
December 17.8 28.0 9.5 1

More information: Shenyang forecast and weather conditions monthly

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Price Level

Compared to prices worldwide, Shenyang is a cheap destination.

On a tight budget, the daily budget is approximately $32.51, which includes hostel accommodation, budget meals and public transportation.

On a moderate budget, the daily budget is approximately $86.88, which includes a moderately priced hotel, meals at moderate priced restaurants and transportation costs.

Estimated prices:

  • Basic hotel: $46.42
  • Taxi ride (3 miles): $3.45
  • Taxi ride (6 miles): $5.06
  • Beer in a restaurant (16 ounces): $1.00
  • Meal, McDonalds: $4.68
  • Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant: $3.55

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Safety

Shenyang has been classified as safe with security classification 4/5.

Safety index values (higher is better):

  • General: 78.2 (better than United states average 48.9)
  • Walking alone during daytime hours: 80.9 (better than United states average 69.0)
  • Walking alone at night: 59.4 (better than United states average 41.3)

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Car Rental

Things which affect the renting of the car:

  • Direction of traffic: In many countries in Asia the traffic is left-handed. In countries like China, Vietnam, the Philippines and Laos the traffic is right-handed.
  • Age restrictions: The minimum age for renting a car is usually 18 - 25 years. Drivers under 25 years of age and over 65 years of age are charged an extra fee or get rental terms and conditions, which include to take an additional insurance for damage / collision.
  • Driving abroad: Without special contracts a rental car can almost invariably only be driven inside of the country in which it is rented.
  • Driver’s license and documents: An international driving license, passport and credit card are mostly required to rent are car. The exception is China, where only a Chinese driving license is valid, so for driving in China it is either a Belgium or a Hong Kong driving license required, which can be translated to Chinese.

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