Shaoshan City is located at the
hilly land in central Hunan Province, neighboring upon
the Chansha ¨C Zhuzhou - Xiangtan City Cluster.
It enjoys excellent natural ecological environment.
The subtropical monsoon moist climate with distinctinve
four seasons and fresh air gives Shaoshan a good name
of Natural Oxyen Bar. It has 210 km2 land and 100,000
populations. Shaoshan City has been listed into the
National Scenic and Historic Interest Area since 1994
and one of China's first authorized "Excellent Tourism
Mao Zedong's Former ResidenceShaoshan
is most popularly known as the birthplace of Mao Zedong,
the founder of the People's Republic of China. The tourist
sites related to Chairman Mao has attracted many people,
such as Mao Zedong's Former Residence, Mao Zedong's
Private School site, and Memorial Hall of Mao Zedong,
which reflect the life story and outstanding contributions
of Mao Zedong (1893-1976).
The Memorial Hall of Mao Zedong boasts
a collection of more than 10,000 pieces of historical
materials, including cultural relics, documents and
photos detailing the revolutionary stories of Mao Zedong.
Among them, over 400 pieces belong to Class One collections.
The exhibits include the bed Mao Zedong slept in his
Mao Zedong's Private Schoolchildhood, records of the
Grand Historian and the Analects of Confucius once read,
Mao Zedong's diaries during the period of launching
the peasant movement in Shaoshan, so on and so forth.
In addition of those historic sites,
the natural scenery of Shaoshan is also attractive.
There are Eight Scenes on Shaoshan, which are Green
Pines on the Apex, Morning or Evening Glow over Tower
Mountain Range, Fairy Hut, Phoenix Kiosk Site, Ancient
Kermes Well, Stone Wall Stream of Spring, Stone Gate,
and Stone House. All of them are recorded in ancient
Day Changsha Tour To Mawangdui Han Tombs & Yuelu Academy
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Day Private Changsha Tour To Shaoshan (Hometown of Mao