Nanshan District (simplified Chinese: 南山区; traditional Chinese: 南山區; pinyin: Nánshān Qū) is one of the seven districts comprising Shenzhen. It encompasses the southwest area of the Shenzhen Special Economic Zone, with a population of 0.9 million. The size of the district is 182 km².
Administrative Division 
Nanshan District is organized into the following sub-districts.
View from NanShan Mountain. Overlooking NanShan District and the bridge into Hong Kong
Shenzhen Metro 
Line 1 
Pingnan railway 
- Dong Jiaotou
Access to Hong Kong 
The Shenzhen Ferry Terminal in Shekou offers service to Hong Kong (Hong Kong Island, Kowloon, and Hong Kong International Airport), Zhuhai and Macau. The ferry takes approximately 45 minutes to reach Hong Kong. Cross boundary coaches to and from Hong Kong are also available at the Shenzhen Bay Control Point (along the Hong Kong-Shenzhen Western Corridor).
Tencent Limited has its headquarters in the Hi-tech Park (新科技园 Xīn Kējì Yuán) in Nanshan, as does ZTE.
China Nepstar has its headquarters on the 6th floor of Block B of the Xinnengyuan Building (S: 新能源大厦, T: 新能源大廈, P: Xīnnéngyuán Dàshà) in Nanshan District.
Eight of Shenzhen's eleven full-time universities are located in Nanshan:
Primary schools 
- Yueliangwan Primary School 月亮湾小学
- Nanshan Primary School 南山小学
- Nanyuan Primary School 南园小学
- Xiangnan Primary School 向南小学
- Nanshan Experimental Primary School 南山实验小学
- Qianhai Primary School 前海小学
Middle schools 
- "Middle School" may refer to either 7-9 and/or 10-12 schools
International High Schools and Private High Schools 
There are four international high schools and private high schools in NanShan:
These high schools all offer British, University of Cambridge International Centre (CIC) A - Level or North American style curricula, with English as the language of instruction.
Tourist attractions 
- ^ http://www.xunlongferry.com/e-shouye.asp][http://www.shenzhenparty.com/content/hongkong_shekou_zhuhai_ferry_schedule
- ^ http://www.td.gov.hk/transport_in_hong_kong/access_to_shenzhen_bay_port/index.htm#2.1
- ^ "Contact Us." Tencent. Retrieved on September 28, 2011. "Tencent Building, Kejizhongyi Avenue, Hi-techPark,Nanshan District,Shenzhen." Address in Chinese: "深圳市南山区高新科技园中区一路腾讯大厦"
- ^ "Contact Us." ZTE. Retrieved on November 19, 2012. "No. 55, Hi-tech Road South, ShenZhen, P.R.China" - Chinese address: "深圳市科技南路55号"
- ^ "Contact Us." China Nepstar. Retrieved on November 19, 2012. "China Nepstar Chain Drugstore Ltd. Floor 6, Block B, Xinnengyuan Building, Nanhai Road, Nanshan District, Shenzhen, CHINA (518054)" - Map - Address in Chinese: "地址：深圳市南山区南海大道新能源大厦 B 座 6 楼 (518054)" - Chinese Map
- ^ http://www.szns.gov.cn/main_en/generalinfo/
- ^ http://www.tsinghua-sz.cn/
- ^ http://www.szvup.com/Html/englishh/83264822729835.html
External links 
Coordinates: 22°30′05.83″N 113°54′28.16″E / 22.5016194°N 113.9078222°E