Weifang is located in the middle of Shandong Peninsula. It's a coastal opening city with a long history and enduring culture and is the transportation hub along the Ji-Qing expressway and the Jiao-Ji railway.
Several domestic routes are linked to Weifang Airport and the annual output of Weifang Port is close to 53 million tons.With a population of over 9.38 million and 1.69 million people in the downtown area, its industry and commerce are very prosperous.With its developed transportation and beautiful scenery, Weifang is a comfortable city to live in. It's noted as a garden city, a model city of environmental protection and a national sanitary city.
Weifang is famous for its ancient culture and various folk customs. Some of the notedworthy attractions are the beauty of Mount Yi, the attractive wildeness of the salt field, and the fossils of the mysterious dinosaurs period. The other famous sites include unearthed relics and Han tombs, the giant“寿”character stone inscription in Yunmen Mountain. The highest imperial examination paper of“Zhuangyuan”Zhao in the Ming Dynasty is found here. A traditional art include paper-cuts of peasant households, and New Year woodcuts. The“one-thousand-li”all make the visitors and tourists who come here feel relaxed and happy.
In addition, Weifang has long been known for her kites for which Weifang has become the World Kite Capital. The international Kite Festival which attracts kites’enthusiasts from all over the world is held and celebrated here every year. Weifang is not only a historical but also a modern city, offers our foreign friends a journey of culture, friendship and business.