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Shenzhen is one of the wealthiest and largest cities in China. Shenzhen is also a major city in Guangdong Province in China. Shenzhen was initially a market town of 30,000 people but this changed in March 1979 when it was upgraded to city status and thereafter in 1980, it was made China’s first Special Economic Zone. Shenzhen has a population of 11.91 million as at the year 2016. Shenzhen has many migrants who stay for approximately six months. Shenzhen is a major financial center in the Southern part of China and it is the home of Shenzhen Stock Exchange and many high tech companies. Shenzhen is surrounded by many islands such as Zhou Saito, Ma Zhou, Xiaochun Island, Laishi Zhou and Zhou Zai.
Shenzhen Travelers' Frequently Asked Questions
Q. What are the main tourist attractions in Shenzhen?
A. Main tourist attractions in Shenzhen include Splendid China, Safari Park, Window of the World, Happy Valley, China Folk Culture Village, Chung Ying Street, Xianhu Botanical Gardens, Minsk World, People's Park, Zhongshan Park, Zhongshan Park, Lianhuashan Park and Lizhi Park. Most of these parks are not charged ticket costs. There are also beaches in Shenzhen that travelers can visit. Museums in Shenzhen include Shenzhen Convention and Exhibition Center, Shenzhen Civic center, Shenzhen Cultural center and Shenzhen Shekou Maritime.
Q. What is the best season to travel to Shenzhen?
A. Shenzhen has a warm, humid subtropical climate where by winters are mild and dry because of the influence of the South China Sea. In Shenzhen, during winter and spring one would expect a lot of fog with early spring being the cloudiest time of the year. Rainfall in Shenzhen increases during the month of April to early October hence it is advisable to avoid booking a ticket for Shenzhen at this time. During summer, the weather in Shenzhen is humid and hot.
Q. How much is a ticket cost?
A. A ticket cost to Shenzen will be determined by various factors. The ticket cost will be determined by various factors. The factors that determine the ticket costs include the distance from the departure airport, the timing of purchase and the season of the year. Peak seasons have high ticket costs as compared to normal year times. The longer the time between the purchase date and the travel date the higher the chances of paying less for a ticket cost. The longer the distance from Shenzhen the more the ticket cost.