Hefei - capital city of Anhui Province
( population 4.3 million ) is the economic, political, cultural,
transportation, tourism and information centre. It lies between
Jianghuai (Yangtze River and Huaihe River) and at the bank of Lake
Chao. It is an ancient city with a history of more than 2,200 years.
Hefei is one of the three garden cities approved by the state, and
reputed as the green city. Prime tourist attractions in the city
include Baogong (Bao Zhen ) Cultural Park, the Former Residence
of Li Hongzhang ( 1823-1901 ), Ancient Xiaoyacjin Battlefield, Anhui
Hall of Celebrities, and Hefei Hall of Science and Technology. At
present, the city boosts 2 five-star hotels, 4 four-star hotels,
and 12 three-star hotels. Also there are more than 70 domestic and
international travel agencies.
is the capital city of Anhui Province.