Hunan Travel Tips,Hunan travel agency offers Hunan travel guide for travelers who travel to Hunan China, including Changsha, Zhangjiajie, Fenghuang travel information.Hunan Province is bordered with Jiangxi Province to east,Guangdong Province to south, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Hunan Province is a charmful and amazing land in China. Lying along the middle reaches of the Yangtze River, Hunan received its name because most of its territory is on the southof Dongting Lake. It is hailed as "a land of fish and rice".
Top things to do In Hunan
Visit Chairman Mao's Former Residence
Shaoshan,the Former Residence of Mao Zedong, is one of the national AAAA scenic spots. The residence named Shangwuchang, is located in a valley which is well landscaped. The house that faces the south was built with adobe and grey tile- roofed. It is of a half-timbered structure, and used to be a normal farmer house in the south of China. In the front there are rice fields and pools, in the back there is a hill with diverse trees, on the left there is a vegetable field and on the right there are vegetable fields, rice fields and grain-sunning ground. It covers a land area of 566.39 square meters, with 20 rooms. The east part of the residence with 14 rooms belonged to Mao's family, whilst the west part with 5 rooms belonged to his neighbors, and the living room was shared by the two families.
Mao Zedong was born here on Dec 26, 1893. He spent his childhood and boyhood here. In the fall of 1910 he left this village for study. After he joined the revolution, Mao Zedong returned Shaoshan for 5 times, for the purpose of revolution, inspecting or visiting his villagers.
Explore the amazing natural scenery
Located in south central of China, Hunan is a beautiful and charmful province of China.When you travel to Hunan,the natural sceneries of Lanshang Mountain,Tianmen Mountain and Wulingyuan Scenic Area in Zhangjiajie are the three must-see places for photography tour,trekking tour,adventure tour and holiday tour.Mengdong River Drifting and Maoyan River Drifting are the most popular two drifting sites in Hunan.Huping Mountain,Mangshan Mountain,Badagong Mountain,Tianmen Mountain,and Wulingyuan Scenic Area are the important and popular sites for your Ec-tour and Biological studying tour in Hunan.Donging Lake
Realize the colorful Huxiang Culture
With over 5,000 years history,Hunan is praised as a geat province of culture in China.Hunan Culture is also called "Huxiang Culture".If you like history and culyure of China, Hunan is your must-visit place when you travel to China.Laosicheng World's Culture Heritage, Chengtoushan Historical and cultural Site,Mawangdui Han Tomb are the most three popular sites for Hunan Archaeological Tour.Yueyang Tower,Tianxin Pavillion,Yuelu Academy,South Great Wall,Taohuayuan Scenic Area are the must-see places for your Hunan Culture Tour.Phoenix Town,Hongjiang Ancient Town,Furong Ancient Town,Liye Ancient Town are the most famous four ancient towns with great attractions in Hunan.
Experience real life-style of Hunan poeple
With beautiful mountains and waters,Hunan has lots of natural rural sceneries to enjoy.Praised as "the land of rice and fish", Hunan is one of the most important agricultural provinces of China.If you want to escape your city,you can go deeply to 48-Village Scenic Area and any other countryside to experience local people's life style and beautiful rice fields,rape flower fields,as well as hills with different colorful sceneries in different seasons.Laopeng Village,Luoping Village are the tow most amazing sites with beautiful countryside scenery.
Eating Hunan Delishes
As the land of rice and fish, Hunan boats lots of special products and food.Hunan Cuisine is one of the eight most famous cuisines of China.If you are a fans of China and you travel to Hunan, we will guide you enjoy Hunan dishes at the famous and local restaurants,suc as Huogongdian Restaurants in Changsha,Mao's Family Restaurant in Shaoshan, Yindu Restaurant in Zhangjiajie,etc.
Shopping in Hunan
Shopping tour is rich and colorful in Hunan.If you travel in Hunan, Hunan Embroidery,Silk products,Hunan Tea are the most popular to buy.Certainly you can also buy more special products which you like at supermarket or store in Changsha, Zhangjiajie,Shaoshan,Yueyang,and Phoenix Town.All tour guides of VistAroundChina are forbidden to force any clients of ours to buy anythings.
How to get to Hunan
Transportation is very convenient in Hunan Province. Of cuase, tourists like to select Shanghai,Beijing,Hongkong, and Guangzhou as the gateway of China tour.Zhangjiajie Hehua International Airport and Changsha Huanghua International Airport are the most two giggest airports in Hunan.Nowadays, Airport and flight has been opend in Changsha,Zhangjiajie,Changde Huaihua,and Hengyang City.Railway and Highway is very developed in Hunan.So,it is easily to entry and exit if you travel to Hunan...More
The best time to visit
Hunan is a comfortable place for people to stay and travel.You can select any time to visit Hunan and enjoy different colorful sightseeings in different season.Four seasons are clearly in Hunan.If you want to get more information and plan your trip to Hunan,please read more about Hunan Climate and Weather.