Benxi Tourism

Benxi (Chinese: 本溪; pinyin: Běnxī) is a prefecture-level city located in the east of Liaoning province, People's Republic of China, south-southeast of the provincial capital Shenyang. Its population was 1,709,538 at the 2010 census whom 1,011,377 lived in the built-up area made of 3 urban districts (Pingshan, Xihu and Mingshan). It was founded as a metallurgical center in 1915. Benxi Iron and Steel Company (Bengang) is the largest employer in the city, and used to be the fourth-largest steel company in China. The second-largest industry in Benxi is coal mining. Benxi has pollution problems due to steel production and coal mining. During the disaster of Air France flight AF447, Benxi Iron and Steel Company lost 5 employees, including the executive Chen Chiping who was the wife of Liaoning's provincial governor.


Is Benxi in China on your travel bucket list? This online travel guide is all you need to have before planning your trip. When planning a trip to Benxi, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Shenyang. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Shenyang for its bountiful attractions like Shenyang Imperial Palace, Beiling Park, International Horticultural Expo Garden on your trip to Benxi. A holiday in Benxi can generally be of 1-2 days.

Yes,it is that simple really! Enjoy your trip! Keep travelling!

Benxi Trip Planner

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