China is the fourth largest country in the world by total area, spanning 9,596,960 square kilometres (3,705,406 sq. mi) across East Asia. It features a diverse and varied landscape, with plains, hills and deltas in the east, and high plateaus, mountains and deserts in the west. In total, China has 225 national parks, including the popular Wulingyuan, Jiuzhaigou, Guilin Li River, Lijiang Yulong Xueshan and Huangshan National Parks. There is infinite beauty to be found here.
Capital city: Beijing Highest Point: Mount Everest (29,035ft / 8850m) Lowest Point: Turpan Pendi (-505ft / -154m) Land Area: 3,600,947 sq. mi (9,326,410 sq. km) Water Area: 104,459 sq. mi (270,550 sq. km) Total Area: 3,705,406 sq. mi (9,596,960 sq. km) Coastline: 9010 miles (14,500 km) Bordering countries (14) Afghanistan, Bhutan, Burma, India, Kazakhstan, North Korea, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Mongolia, Nepal, Pakistan, Russia, Tajikistan, Vietnam