Hunan has a long history. It has an abundance of products, beautiful scenery and many places of tourism. The historical and cultural cities of Changsha and Yueyang are located in this province. There are 25 tourism areas at the State or the provincial level. It has 22 natural reserves at or above the provincial level. There are 51 ancient or memorial buildings. It has more than 70 relics, ancient tombs or tablet inscriptions. It is the home of the many famous communist leaders, including Mao Zedong, Liu Shaoqi and Hu Yaobang. A lot of tourists come here to track down their stories.
Mountains and hills cover 80% of the land of the province.
The economy of the Province.
It is an important food production center in the country. The tourism industry has a share of more than 10% of the GDP of the province. 69% of the export of the province is by private enterprises. This province is at a high growth path as the industrial base is shifting away from the popular coastal areas of the country.
Main Industry in Hunan