Bell Tower Street
The Bell Tower Street in downtown Taiyuan, capital of Shanxi province, has witnessed the city's commercial development for more than 100 years.
Taiyuan Botanical Garden
Taiyuan Botanical Garden, located at the foot of Taishan Mountain in Jinyuan district of Taiyuan, was the city's first botanical garden to be established.
If tourists want a destination with multiple resources－natural wonders, cultural and historical legacies, rustic life, recreation and relaxation facilities－the Yunqiu Mountain scenic area in the Shanxi county of Xiangning would be a good choice.
Wujin Mountain National Forest Park
Wujin Mountain National Forest Park at the western edge of the Taihang Mountains is an ideal summer resort for visitors to escape the summer heat.
Guangsheng Temple among 'hidden gems'
The Guangsheng Buddhist Temple in Shanxi is a place of historical interest with less fame, but is worth visiting.
Zhumabao section of the Great Wall
The ancient Great Wall fortress of Zhumabao in the northern Shanxi city of Datong tells the story of commercial and cultural exchanges between the farming Han people in the south and the nomads in the north.
Laoding Mountain, a scenic area in the southeastern Shanxi city of Changzhi, is one such region that claim an association with Shennong's activities.