Shaoshan City lies in Hunan province.With an total area of 247 square kilometers and it has a population of 120,000.
It's best known as the hometown of the greatest man of China, Mao Zedong.
Shaoshan maintains spectacular scenery. It has a long history of revolutionary tradition. As one of the four revolutionary memorial places of national reputation and China Excellent Tourism City, the city is full of Red tourism spots, such as Comrade Mao Zedong's former residence, the Revolutionary Memorial Statue Plaza attractions,which attract thousands of tourist from home and abroad,making it a must visit to Hunan’s journey.
Shaoshan is also famous for good ecological environment. It has the forest coverage of 48%. Green covered Shaofeng Peak and Shaoshan Natural Landscapes,Shizi mountain increase its charm.
The government has established 4 national-level development zones, 2 countries industrial bases and more than 10 provincial-level high-tech zones of science and technology resource-intensive industries around Shaoshan city.
With natural treasures and outstanding people, Shaoshan is a city of glorious revolutionary tradition and a city full of vigor and vitality.