Jalainur District

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Jalainur
扎赉诺尔区ᠵᠠᠯᠠᠢᠨᠠᠭᠤᠷᠲᠤᠭᠤᠷᠢᠠᠠ
District
Jalainur is located in Inner Mongolia
Jalainur
Jalainur
Location in Inner Mongolia
Coordinates: 49°25′N 117°37′E / 49.417°N 117.617°E / 49.417; 117.617Coordinates: 49°25′N 117°37′E / 49.417°N 117.617°E / 49.417; 117.617
Country China
Region Inner Mongolia
Prefecture-level city Hulunbuir
Area
 • Total 272 km2 (105 sq mi)
Population (2010)
 • Total 97,000
 • Density 360/km2 (920/sq mi)
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)
Website www.zhalainuoer.gov.cn

Jalainur District or Zhalainuo'er District (Mongolian: ᠵᠠᠯᠠᠢᠳᠨᠠᠭᠤᠷ ᠲᠣᠭᠣᠷᠢᠭ Жалаинаур тоори Jalainaɣur toɣoriɣ; simplified Chinese: 扎赉诺尔区; traditional Chinese: 扎賚諾爾區; pinyin: Zhālàinuò'ěr Qū) is an urban district under Manzhouli's administration in northeastern Inner Mongolia, China.[1]

Transportation[edit]

Jalainur's railway station is the midway stop between Manzhouli, the port city that stands close to the Russian border and Hailar District the seat of Hulunbuir. It is on the famous Manchuria branch of the Trans-Siberian express route and China National Highway 301.

Tourist attractions[edit]

A scale model of Moscow's Cathedral of the Intercession of the Most Holy Theotokos on the Moat (popularly known as Saint Basil's Cathedral) has been built in Jalainur. The building houses a science museum.[2]

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