Changsha

Changsha, the capital of Hunan Province, is home to more than 6 million and is one of the famous historical and cultural cities in China. It has an incredible history with abundant archaeological remains as well as a colorful culture. 

More than 300 ancient tombs of the Spring and Autumn Period (770­476 BC), 1,800­plus tombs of the Warring States Period (475­221 BC), and over 8,000 tombs of the Han Dynasty (206 BC­AD 220) have been excavated, with more than 20,000 well-preserved cultural relics. The cultural relics of the Western Han Dynasty (206 BC­AD 25) excavated from Mawangdui, and bamboo slips discovered from Zou Malou are world renowned.

Transportation and Travel Services

Changsha Dufu

Useful Telephone Numbers and Websites

Tourism Emergency Telephone Number: 0086-731-85810110
Changsha Tourist Website: www.changsha.com.cn/ (Chinese)

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