At present, the city has a total green area of 4.908 million square meters with a coverage rate of 30.32%，and has 4.375 million square meters of green area with a green rate of 27.02% and a average public green area of 10.1 square meters. There are 32 pieces of public green areas covering 209 thousand square meters. There are 5 gardens: Taohe Park, which has a length of 9.03 kilometers and a total construction area of 720 thousand square meters; comprehensive mountain Nanshan Park which mainly has pseudo-classic buildings, with a total area of 16.68 hectares, a relative height of mountain of 70 meters; children’s park, which takes artificial water as main scene with a total area of 60 thousand square meters; comprehensive multifunction ecological central square in the heart of the city, featuring relaxing, sightseeing, cultural and sports activities; mass activities square, south of Baicaoyan Community in the city, with pleasant environment for leisure and entertainment, and an area of 3.02 hectares.
There are rich tourism resources in and around the region, convenient communications. In the east is the ninth clearance - Niangziguan, in the south is Dazhai which is famous at home and abroad,in the north is Cangshan Ancestral Temple,a hidden place of Zhao's Orphan. There is Shinaoshan scenic spot which is 5 kilometers away from southwest of the center of the city, and which have imposing Monument of Hundred Regiments Offensive, green and fresh forest that leads people away from hubbub and back to nature, and it also includes the Revolutionary Memorial Hall built from relocation of the former Yangquan Martyrs Cemetery. Shinaoshan is a monument recording the bloody battles of Chinese for national independence and liberation, and is named as one of the first batch of 100 national patriotism education bases by the Propaganda Department. In addition, the small Yangquan ancient opera stage constructed during Qianlong years and millennium locusts.The service industry of entertainment, catering and accommodation is so advanced that the tourists canbe more comfortable and convenient during their traveling.