Located in the southern part of the motherland, Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region connects Guangdong province in the east, neighbors Beibu Gulf in the south and faces Hainan province across the sea.


​According to archaeological discoveries, primitive humans settled in Guangxi as early as 800,000 years ago. Baise Paleolithic Site is the earliest site discovered in Guangxi, and the unearthed Baise Handaxe is 803,000 years old. About 50,000 years ago, Guangxi entered the late Paleolithic Age.