Linfen Tourism, China

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Linfen is a prefecture-level city in southern Shanxi province, People's Republic of China. It is situated along the banks of the Fen River. It has an area of 20,275 square kilometres (7,828 sq mi) and according to the 2010 Census, a population of 4,316,612 inhabitants of which 944,050 live in the built-up (or metro) area made up of Yaodu urban district. GDP of Linfen ranked second in Shanxi Province It was known as Pingyang () during the Spring and Autumn Period. In 2006, the American Blacksmith Institute listed Linfen as one of the ten most polluted cities in the world. Prior to 1978, Linfen was famous for its spring water, greenery and rich agriculture and therefore nicknamed "The Modern Fruit and Flower Town". Since then it has been developing into a main industrial centre for coal mining, which has significantly damaged the city's environment, air quality, farming, health and its previous status as a green village.

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This is a comprehensive travel guide for Linfen in China. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Linfen like a local. This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Pingyao, China. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Pingyao for its bountiful attractions like City Wall Of Pingyao, Qiao's Family Compound, Wang Family Compound on your trip to Linfen. Tour packages of Linfen are of 1 to 2 days duration.

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Facts and Stats for Linfen*

  • Pollution Statistics in Linfen

    Know the pollution level of Linfen before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 77.78 (High)
    • Water Pollution 55 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 10 (Very Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 55 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 60 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 35 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 75 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 50 (Moderate)
  • Living in Linfen - Quality of Life

    • Pollution Index 74.1 (High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Linfen

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Linfen

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.06 USD
    • International Movie per seat 7.84 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 39.19 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 125.41 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 86.22 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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