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Shanxi Map 2011,2012


Shanxi Map 2011 & Detailed Map of Shanxi Province - Below is a most detailed map of Shanxi Province, clearly showing its overall layout. including all Shanxi Cities, towns & countries, attractions, transport systems, and much more.

Shanxi main cities include: Taiyuan, Linfen, Datong, Yucheng, Shuozhou, Xinzhou, Yangquan, Changzhi, Jincheng, etc.

The most featured  tourist attractions are: Pingyao Ancient Town, Luya Shan, Mout Hengshan, Hukou Waterfall, Jinci Temple, Shuanglin Temple, etc.

Shanxi, referring to its location of "West of Taihang Mountain", is situated in north China. Covering a total area of over 150,000 square kilometers, it has a population of 32.68 million, including its minority ethnic population. Shanxi is one of the birth places of Chinese civilization with a long history and traditional culture, which endows it with an abundance of culture sites and ancient spectacular architectures. And it is always raised as the "Chinese Ancient Architecture Museum", and has been a top destination for the tourists abroad and domestic.

Located to the east of the Yellow River, Shanxi is adjacent to the provinces of Hebei on the east, Henan on the south, Shaanxi on the west and Inner Mongolia on the north.

With Mount Taihang, Wutai Shan and Hengshan to the east and LvLing Mount and Huangtu Plateau to the west, Shanxi' terrain descends from both sides towards the middle.two thirds of the province is taken up by the plateau, part of the loess plateau. The major rivers include Fenher, Qinghe and Sushuihe, which are the main branches of the Yellow River. Therefore, the sceneries between the mountains and waters are also the major attractions.

Shanxi Province Map

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