Abbreviation: Wan （皖 wân）
Location: in the east of China
Area: 140,100 square kilometers
Nationality: Han, Hui,Man
Administrative Division: Anhui Province boasts 16 prefecture-level cities,8 county-level cities, 5 counties, 44 districts.
Anhui Province has 16 cities (Hefei, Huaibei, Bozhou, Suzhou, Bengbu, Fuyang, Huainan, Chuzhou, Lu’an, Maanshan, Wuhu, Xuancheng, Tongling, Chizhou, Anqing, Huangshan); 8 county-level cities; 5 counties, 44 districts
Covering an area of 130,000 square kilometers,Anhui boasts of abundant tourism resources, and is a top tourist attraction among many in the Southeast, such as: the amazing Mount Huangshan, famous for its towering pines, precipitous stones, wonderland cloud-sea and hot springs; Mount Jiuhua, one of the four famous Buddhist Mountains in China; Mount Tianzhu, also a well-known scenic spot. The magnificence of these peaks is simply stupendous. Standing on top of any one of these peaks would overwhelm most trekkers with a sight to behold. Here lists Top Attractions in Anhui
|Huangshan Scenic Area||Huncun Village||Tunxi Ancient Street|
|Chengkan Village||Xidi Ancient Town||Nanping Village|
|Shexian County||Qiyun Mountain||Taiping Lake|
In addition to the beautiful mountain scenery, the well-preserved ancient villages in the southern part are derived from the Ming and Qing Dynasties (1368 - 1911). The most impressive ones are in Xidi and Hongcun Ancient Villages in Yixian County near Mount Huangshan. It is really a sight worth seeing and a must for visitors who are keen to learn more about life during those years. Shexian County, reputed as Town of Arches, is also a must for each visitor who wants to experience fine examples of residential architecture from the Ming and Qing Dynasties and the unique Tangyue Memorial Archway...Read more about Anhui Attractions
When to visit Anhui ?
It intrigues and astonishes tourists with its marvelous scenery and centuries-old cultural relics. Annual average temperature is between 14ºC and 17ºC . The best time to visit these scenic areas is in autumn (September, October, and November) and spring (April, May and June). However, the snow scenery of Huangshan is absolutely fascinating so if you enjoy the snow, it's best to come during the winter...Read more about Anhui Climate & Weather
How to get to Anhui ?
Anhui Travel Tips
Anhui is also well known for its various craftworks, such as rice paper, ink stone and Chinese ink. Together, they form the precious Chinese four treasures of literary pursuits.