National Geographic's China West Adventure Map is designed to meet the unique needs of adventure travelers with its durability and detailed, accurate information. The map includes the locations of thousands of cities and towns with a user-friendly index, plus a clearly marked road network complete with distances and designations for major highways, major routes and secondary roads. The China Adventure Map is printed in the United States on a durable synthetic paper, making it waterproof, tear-resistant and toughcapable of withstanding the rigors of international travel.
The China West Adventure Map differs from a traditional road map for it includes hundreds of points of interest that highlight diverse and unique destinations in the region. UNESCO World Heritage sites, national parks and reserves, archaeological sites, temples, mosques, museums, ruins, caves and points of interest such as the Great Wall of China are included, making it an invaluable resource to travelers hoping to experience all the history and culture China has to offer. The front side of the China West map details the western region of the country, from its border with Russia, Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan, to its border with India and Bhutan in the south. The autonomous region of Tibet is featured as well as the city of Urumqi. The reverse side of the map covers the area extending south of Mongolia and includes the cities of Baotao, Chengdu, Chongqing, Hohhot, Lanzhou, Shijiazhuang, Taiyuan, Xi’an, Yinchuan and Zhengzhou.
Waterproof and tear-resistant
Detailed topography complete with activity symbols, ideal for exploring the country
Hundreds of points of interest, including the location of World Heritage sites, national parks and reserves, archeological sites, temples, the Great Wall of China and more
Thousands of place names
Important travel aids including airports, ferry routes, and rail lines
Adventure Maps provide global travelers with the perfect tool for navigating cityscapes and more remote attractions. Each title contains accurate topography, up-to-date roads, points-of-interest, and detailed inset maps for major cities, plus a host of important travel tips. Adventure Maps are printed on the same durable, waterproof, and environmentally friendly material as our Trails Illustrated maps, making them ideal for the rigors of international travel.