Shaanxi Overview

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Shaanxi (pinyin: Shǎnxī; Mandarin pronunciation: [ʂàn.ɕí] (About this soundlisten); formerly romanised as Shensi) is a province of the People’s Republic of China. Officially part of the Northwest China region, it lies in central China, bordering the provinces of Shanxi (NE, E), Henan (E), Hubei (SE), Chongqing (S), Sichuan (SW), Gansu (W), Ningxia (NW), and Inner Mongolia (N). It covers an area of over 205,000 km2 (79,151 sq mi) with about 37 million people.

Xi’an – which includes the sites of the former Chinese capitals Fenghao and Chang’an – is the provincial capital. Xianyang, which served as the Qin dynasty capital, is located nearby. The other prefecture-level cities into which the province is divided are Ankang, Baoji, Hanzhong, Shangluo, Tongchuan, Weinan, Yan’an and Yulin.

Shaanxi Travel Guide introduces useful travel information of Shaanxi including travel tips, attractions, top things to do, tours, transportation, weather, climate, food, restaurants, accommodation, festivals, nightlife, activities, education, shopping, photos and maps.

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Shaanxi Attractions

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Shaanxi Tours

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Climate & When to Go

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Festivals and Activities

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Travel Tips

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Useful Maps

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Shaanxi Accommodation

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