Hunan is a mountainous inland province in southern China, with an area of 210,000 square kilometers. The province is populated by over 65 million people, mostly the Han ethnic group, and some minority groups such as Tujia, Miao, Dong, Yao and Hui. Mineral produced in Hunan province enjoy the good reputation in the world. There are many non-ferrous mines up to 6,000 in the province; a small part of them produces fantastic collectible minerals. To
meet many mineral collectors' need, we prepared three mineral tours to the most important mines of Hunan, as described respectively in the following pages:
Itinerary # 1: North Hunan Tour
Itinerary # 2: South Hunan Tour
Itinerary # 3: Hunan Tour (combined tour)