Girish Mahajan

Duyun

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Country  China
Time zone  China Standard (UTC+8)
Area  2,274 km²
Population  522,701 (2015)
Province  Guizhou
Postal code  558000
Local time  Wednesday 7:10 PM
Duyun
Prefecture  Qiannan Buyei and Miao Autonomous Prefecture
Township-level divisions  5 subdistricts 4 towns 1 Ethnic township
Weather  11°C, Wind NE at 6 km/h, 73% Humidity
Points of interest  Luosike, Xishan Park, Sifang Tan Scenic Area

Duyun (simplified Chinese: 都匀; traditional Chinese: 都勻; pinyin: Dūyún) is the capital of Qiannan Buyei and Miao Autonomous Prefecture in Guizhou province in the People's Republic of China.

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Map of Duyun, Qiannan, Guizhou, China

The area surrounding the city was affected by the Miao rebellion of 1735-36. The city participated in the uprising from the early stages until it was forcefully repressed the following year.

Administration

Duyun City is divided into 5 subdistricts and 4 towns and 1 Ethnic township. Wenfeng subdistrict is the seat of the Duyun City Government and Duyun City Council.

  • Subdistricts:Wenfeng, Guanghui, Xiaoweizhai, Shabaobao, Liyinghu
  • Towns:Mochong, Pinglang, Maojian, Yundong
  • Ethnic townships:Guilan-shui
  • Colleges

  • Qiannan Normal College For Nationalities(黔南民族师范学院)
  • Qiannan Medical College For Nationalities(黔南民族医学高等专科学校)
  • Qiannan Nationality Professional Technology College(黔南民族职业技术学院)
  • Technical school

  • Duyun vocational technical school
  • Senior school

  • Duyun NO.1 Middle School
  • Duyun NO.2 Middle School
  • Duyun NO.5 Middle School
  • Duyun NO.8 Middle School
  • Middle school

  • Duyun NO.3 Middle School
  • Duyun NO.4 Middle School
  • Duyun NO.6 Middle School
  • Duyun NO.7 Middle School
  • Duyun NO.8 Middle School
  • Duyun NO.9 Middle School
  • Duyun NO.10 Middle School
  • Duyun NO.11 Middle School
  • Primary school

  • Duyun NO.1 Primary School
  • Duyun NO.2 Primary School
  • Duyun NO.3 Primary School
  • Duyun NO.4 Primary School
  • Duyun NO.5 Primary School
  • Duyun NO.6 Primary School
  • Duyun NO.7 Primary School
  • Duyun NO.8 Primary School
  • Road

  • China National Highway 210
  • China National Highway 321
  • Expressway

  • G76
  • Guiyang–Xintianzhai Expressway
  • Railway

  • Guiyang–Guangzhou High-Speed Railway、Guiyang–Nanning High-Speed Railway-Duyun East Railway Station
  • Guizhou-Guangxi Railway-Duyun Railway Station
  • Airport

    The closest airport to Duyun is the Libo Airport located at Libo County. However, most people still use the large and busy airport in the capital city of Guiyang which is around two hours away. The Libo Airport has only a few flights per week and limited destinations while the Guiyang Airport has direct connections to most cities of China.

    References

    Duyun Wikipedia


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