Hubei

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Overview

Hubei Province, known as E for short, is located in the center of China. On the middle reaches of the Yangtze River, it borders Henan, Jiangxi, Hunan, Anhui, Sichuan and Shaanxi Provinces. It covers an area of 190,000 square kilometers and has a population of 60.38 million. In Hubei, there are 42 ethnic groups suc as Tujia, Miao, Hui, Dong and Zhuang.

Hubei Province has many places of cultural and historic interests. IT is known as the cradle of brilliant scholars and celevrities such as the ancestor Yandi(also known as Shen Nong), great poet Qu Yuan (c. 340-c. 278 B.C), one of the four beauties Wang Zhaojun, physician and pharmacologist Li Shizhen(1518-1593), the late chairmen of China Dong Biwu(1886-1975) and Li Xiannian(1909-1992). All these ha scultivated Yandi Culture, Chu Culture, Taoist Culture and Red Culture. You will marve lat the historical sites and revolutionary bases in Hubei.

Attractions

East Lake
Situated in the east suburbs of Wuchang, it is the largest lake in Wuhan. Its major spots are of rich cultural significance, including Tingtao (Listening to Surging Waves)…

The Three Kingdom’s Chi Bi(Red Cliff)
38 kilometers to the northwest of the city of Chibi. It is situated at Chibiji on the right banki of the Yangtze River. The spot includes a statue of Zhou Yu, an Exhibition Hall of the…

The Yellow Crane Tower
Once a military look out tower, the Yellow Crane Tower has been on this site (476 BC), although the current incarnation was built around the turn of the 20th Century. This is a famous Wuhan…

Wudang Mountain
Located in Danjiangkou and as a national scenic spot, it is one of the four famous Taoist mountains in China. It is famed all over the world for its enchanting scenery…

Dining

Hubei dishes, food and snacks are unique and of great varieties. All are welcomed by Chinse and Foreign tourists. Most dishes are cooked with aquatic products and feature in thick juice, salty, and pure taste. Hubei dishes pay great attention to their looks. The soup is unique, too.

Chu Lao Song Wuhan Harbor Restaurant
Add: No. 138 Yanjiang Road, Wuhan
Tel: +86-27-82857778

Family Dish
Add: No. 616 Minzhu Road, Wuhan
Tel: +86-27-50701819

Hubei Samwoo Restaurant
Add: No. 338 Zhongshan Road, Wuhan
Tel: +86-27-88843535

One Family Restaurant
Add: New station, Chongyang County, Xianning
Tel: +86- 715- 3336886

Red Shrimp City
Add: Guihua Road West, Xianning
Tel: +86-715-8266388

The Yus Bean Curd
Add: Central Food Market, Huanggang
Tel: +86-713-8107037

Wuhan Kang-Long-Tai-Zi Restaurant
Add: No 1 Tiyu Road, Hongshan Plaza, Wuhan
Tel: +86-27-87320588

Yahui Tea Restaurant
Add: Nanpu Road, Ezhou
Tel: +86-711-3252866

Yangtze Restaurant
Add: Huaxianzi Building, No.20 Nanpu Road, Ezhou
Tel: +86-711-3850931

Hotels

East Lake Hotel
★★★★★
Add: No.231 Yaojialing, Wuhan
Tel: +86-27-67813999

Ezhou Yutaishan Hotel
★★★
Add: North Section of Jiangbin Road, Ezhou
Tel: +86-711-3837999

Hubei Nanyang Garden Hotel
★★★
Add: No.10 Minzhu Road, Huanggang
Tel: +86-713-6259127

Longtan Hotel
★★★
Add: No. 33 Longtan Road, Huanggang
Tel: +86-713-6231688

Ramada Plaza Tianlu Hotel
★★★★★
Add: No.5 Qingnian Road, Wuhan
Tel: +86-27-83630888

Shangri-La Hotel
★★★★★
Add: No.700 Jianshe Road, Hankou, Wuhan
Tel: +86-27-85806868

Xianning Changyin Hotel
★★★★
Add: Wenquan No.1 Bridge, Xianning
Tel: +86-715-8259319

Xianning Chongyang Yinhai Hotel
★★★
Add: Taoxi Road, Tiancheng Town, Xianning
Tel: +86-715-3396856

Museums

Hubei Provincial Museum
Take the time to enjoy this impressive museum. Artifacts dating back to the 5th century BC are on display offering an insight into the significant history that the area holds. Centrally located, enjoy the park like surroundings close to the Museum afterwards…

Shopping

Futong Culture and Printing House
Add: No. 319 Wuchang Road, Ezhou
Tel: +86-711-3227948

Hanzheng Street Commodity Market
Add: Hanzheng Street, Wuhan
Tel: +86-27-85647411

Hong Kong Road Antique Street
Add: No. 209 Hong Kong Road, Wuhan
Tel: +86-27-82837470

Pedestrian Street, Jianghan Road
Add: Jianghan Road, Wuhan
Tel: +86-27-82850877

Yintai Department Store, Ezhou
Add: Special No.1 Nanpu Road, Ezhou
Tel: +86-711-3254666

Travel Agencies

Changjiang Overseas Tourism Co.
Add: No.55 Yanjiang Road, Wuhan
Tel: 0086-27-85701025

Ezhou Holiday Travel Service
Add: No.88 Nanpu S. Road, Ezhou
Tel: 0086-711-3223746

Huanggang Youth Travel Service
Add: 3/F, Cadre Recuperation Building, Military Subcommand, No.97 Shengli Road, Huanggang
Tel: 0086-713-8613139

Hubei Overseas tourism Group
Add: No.1365 Zhongshan Road, Wuhan
Tel: 0086-27-82844639

Wuhan Overseas Tourism Co.
Add: No. 715-2 Wuluo Road, Wuhan
Tel: 0086-27-82765288

Xianing Travel Service
Add: No.67Wenquan Road, Xianing
Tel: 0086-715-8266648