Places (Search) API China - BETA Developer's Guide

Constructing a Request

A request to the Places (Search) API China - BETA includes the basic elements shown in the following table and, in addition, may contain resource-specific parameters.

Table 1. Basic Request Elements
Element Value/Example Description
Base URL https://opensearch.hereapi.cn Production environment
Path /places/v1/  
Resource discover/search Find places using a text query.
Application Id ?app_id={YOUR_APP_ID} Substitute with your own unique app_id
Application Code &app_code={YOUR_APP_CODE} Substitute with your own unique app_code

Here is an example of a search request, which uses the HTTP GET method:

https://opensearch.hereapi.cn/places/v1/discover/search
      ?app_id={YOUR_APP_ID}
      &app_code={YOUR_APP_CODE}
      &at=52.531,13.3843
      &q=Brandenburg+Gate