Hunan Province Guide

General Introduction to Hunan Province

Hunan ProvinceHunan is located in the central part of China. Neighboring Hubei to the north, Guangxi to the south and Jiangxi to the east, Guizhou to the west, Hunan Province covers an area of 211,800 square kilometers and the population of 66,980,000. Hunan is famous for its beautiful natural landscape. The province produce rice, tea and oranges.


Hunan Province, with its capital Changsha is a well known province for its natural beauty. Changsha is also the political, cultural and economical center of Hunan Province.



Best Time to Go to Hunan

Hunan has a subtropical and humid climate. The summer is hot and humid. The rainy season is from April to June. Winter is not too cold here. The best time to visit Hunan is Autumn, when the temperature is cool and rain fell lighter.


What to See in Hunan Province

Hunan is famous for its beautiful landscape. There are many famous attractions in Hunan, such as Yueyang Pavilion, Zhangjaijie National Forest Park, Mt. Hengshan. Hunan has also long history and rich cultural relics.


Top Ten Cities in Hunan Province

Hunan is surrounded by mountains in three sides. Theere are many tourist cities in Hunan province, such as Changsha, Changde, Zhangjiajie, Yueyang and so on.


Changde cityChangde City

Chenzhou cityChenzhou City

Hengyang cityHengyang City

Huaihua cityHuaihua City

Loudi cityLoudi City

Shaoyang  cityShaoyang City

Xiangtan cityXiangtan City

Zhangjiajie cityZhangjiajie City

Yueyang  cityYueyang City


Hunan Travel Tips

1. The best time to visit Hunan is Autumn. Summer is hot and humid.

2. Hunan is the hometown province of Chairman Mao Zedong.

3.Zhangjiajie is the most populous travel destination in Hunan Province.

4.Hunan is also called Xiang. Food in Hunan is hot with lots of peper.