Nanning Tourism

Visit Nanning - Best of Nanning

A gateway to the China’s south-west, Nanning is the capital Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region bordering Vietnam and facing the Southeast of Asia. Due to its ideal location, the city has become a transportation, commercial and communication centre between China and Southeast. It is also the cultural, economic and political hub of the region. The city takes pride in its prosperous economy which was by the agricultural trade with Guangzhou and other neighbouring cities. Nanning is often on the itinerary planners of a lot of tourists, especially the ones travelling from Vietnam to China.

The earliest records of Nanning trace back to the age of Eastern Jin Dynasty, where it was turned into the capital of Jinxing Prefecture. It was a settlement area of Baiyue people prior to that. The city was renamed as Nanning Lu in 1324 during the Yuan Dynasty. Nanning became a centre for trade under the rule of Song Dynasty and continued to flourish as commodity distributing centre in the Ming Dynasty.

Tourism of Nanning has a perfectly balanced natural wealth and cultural and historical heritage. It is a modern city, with well-developed residential areas, shopping and entertainment centres, commodity streets, merchandise marts, and many other elegant places to visit for the locals as well as the tourists. The city is bestowed with a plethora of verdant trees and blooming flowers all year round, thus earning it a nickname of ‘Green City’.

The itineraries of tourists visiting Nanning include trips to several places of cultural and historical heritage. Nanning is blessed with a number of natural wonders, lush green parks, ancient town spaces and murals. The tourist information centre helps you with the maps, brochures, guide books and other relevant information about these places.

Spend a joyful holiday by adding Nanning to your vacation planners. Visit the tourist attractions in the morning and hit the streets after the sunset to experience their vivacious night life. Spend some time conversing with the locals under the light of colourful street lamps. Indulge yourself in some of the fun-filled activities to do, and nibble on some of their delicacies at the local bars and cafes.

Facts and Stats for Nanning*

  • Pollution Statistics in Nanning

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

    • Air Pollution 82.5 (Very High)
    • Water Pollution 75 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 37.5 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 37.5 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 68.75 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 31.25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 67.86 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 12.5 (Very Low)
  • Nanning: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Nanning for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Nanning.

    • Burglary and Theft 50 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 50 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 50 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 50 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 37.5 (Low)
    • Drug offense 25 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 87.5 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 87.5 (Very High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 37.5 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 37.5 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 12.5 (Very Low)
  • Living in Nanning - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 70.31 (High)
    • Climate Index 83.39 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 77.2 (High)
    • Health Care Index 36.11 (Low)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 23.63 (Very 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 Nanning

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.03 USD
    • International Movie per seat 14.85 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 39.09 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 75.58 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 72.97 USD

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

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