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Quick Facts
Capital Nanchang
Government Chinese Province
Currency Chinese Renminbi (¥) (CNY)
Area 166,900 km2
Population 45,000,000(2010 est)
Language Official: Mandarin
Religion n/a
Electricity 220V/50Hz (US/European plug for 2-pin, Australian plug for 3-pin)
Time Zone UTC +8

Jiangxi (江西) is a province in the southern central region of China.



  • Nanchang - the capital of Jiangxi province
  • Ganzhou- in the deep south of the district, rich in revolutionary sites, Ruijin is the most prestigious one.
  • Jingdezhen - famous for porcelain, known as "Capital of Porcelain", enjoys a great reputation in China and abroad.
  • Jiujiang - lies by the Changjiang River, famous for Lushan, a world heritage site.
  • Shangrao - in the east, Sanqingshan Mountain is listed in World Heritage Sites in 2008.
  • Wuyuan - central city to a series of traditional villages and charming countryside.
  • Xinyu - site of the Fairy Lake
  • Yichun - in the west of the province, the city has Mingyue Mount (Bright Moon Mount) and rich Zen Buddhism Cultures.
  • Zhangshu

Other destinations[edit]

  • Lake of Sunrise and Sunset
  • Leping
  • Lushan (庐山). This is a beautiful mountain with pretty well-developed tourist amenities like hotels, restaurants and shops.
  • Pingxiang
  • Poyang Lake
  • Rabbit Canyon
  • River of Dread
  • Sanqingshan. This is a very beautiful mountain with many trails and breath-taking views. There is a very popular circular trail where the average person needs 4-5 hours to climb and walk. If you like visiting scenic mountains, you should see this.



Get in[edit]

By plane[edit]

Most of the airline only connect to the Changbei airport in Nanchang, but international flights are almost impossible. Suggest always connect from Shanghai or Beijing. Mulitiple domestic airlines have flights to Changbei airport. Apart from this, you may fly thru the domestic airport- JingGanSan; however flights are pretty limited.

By train[edit]

Most cities are connected by the newly upgraded railway. Major raliway lines connect all directions. Zhegan xian lines start from Shanghai, cross Zhejiang Province, and line up most cities and towns in Jiangxi from east to north, Yingtan,Xiangtang,Zhangshu,Xinyu,Yichun,Pingxiang, etc.; The lastest D train is fast and comfortable. From Shanghai to XinYu, takes 5.5 hours for the 1000km. D train ticket can be book 11 days ahead, and a ticket from Shanghai to Nanchang cost around ¥300.

Get around[edit]

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Buy products made of bamboo fibre like socks, towels and underwear. They help you to stay cool in the summer.

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  • Soup with vegetable(s) cooked in clay pot, with or without meat, called waguan tang (瓦罐汤)
  • Yanshuibin: An ice-lolly made from salt, sugar and water. An excellent way to cool down during the warmer months.
  • Green tea-cum-Red bean ice-lolly: If you like green tea and redbean, try this. It is very tasty and refreshing.

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