Nanchang, the capital city of Jiangxi Province, is situated on the
bank of the Yangtze River, and serves as the center of the
provincial politics, economy, culture, science, education,
commerce, and transportation.
Nanchang was established in 202 BC as a city. With over 2000 years
of history, Nanchang is a famous historical and cultural city in
Nanchang, as a renowned revolutionary base in China, is the place
where "August 1 Nanchang Uprising" took place. Since then the city
has been praised as the rising place of red army flags. Besides,
Nanchang is famous for its numerous natural attractions and rich
tourist resources. Places of historical and cultural interest blend
with beautiful natural scenery. Inside the city many rivers flow
through and form a waterway network. There are four artificial
lakes inside the city, which are West Lake, South Lake, North Lake
and East Lake.
Famous tourist attractions in Nanchang include Teng Wang Pavilion,
Poyang Lake, Mount Lushan and Mount Jinggangshan.
1. Nanchang has hot summers and cold winters. The best time to
visit Nanchang is in spring or autumn, when the weather is the most
pleasant of the year.
2. Local dishes in Nanchang are quite spicy. Please inform the
restaurant or your tour guide when ordering dishes, if you cannot
eat spicy food.
3. It is colder and damper on the mountain than in the city, please
pack more clothes for change. Bring raincoats or umbrellas during
4. Wear skid-proof shoes and sun protection when climbing