Lanzhou in Gansu is home to approximately 3,200,000 people.
From Lanzhou, Xi'an is approximately 310 miles (499 kilometers) to the east from here while Hangzhou is 590 miles (950 kilometers) to the south.
If you’d like to spend some time in a green urban park be sure to check out Wuquan Park or Lanshan Park. Join in a ball game, listen to bird song or simply soak up the sun at these two great parks in Lanzhou.
The Gansu Provincial Museum is the perfect few hours for discerning families in Lanzhou. Savor the quiet atmosphere, ask about any special events, buy something from the gift shop or just explore the well-curated displays.