Shandong Province (山东省) is situated in the lower reaches of the Yellow River, on China's eastern coast line. The province's territory consists of the Shandong Peninsular and adjacent inland.
Protruding into the conjunction area of the Bohai Sea and the Yellow Sea, the peninsula faces the Liaodong Peninsular of Liaoning Province over the sea. Its inland adjoins the provinces of Hebei, Henan, Anhui and Jiangsu.
The province stretches 420 km from south to north and 700 km from east to west, covering an area of 156,700 sq km.