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Nanjing City Wall (Ming City Wall)

Nanjing 210001, China
+86 512 6561 0149
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Private Nanjing Classic Day Tour with Qinhuai Rive Boat Ride and Lunch
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Nanjing 210001, China
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Like some other cities in China , Nanjing also has a city wall, this is called the history back. Maintain Well. Recommended to visit there in the evening.

Thank MikeJuliya
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The wall is beautifully preserved and the bricks with the individual stamping of the makers had me fascinated. Loved the canons and enjoyed watching many brides have their photos taken. Beautiful views over the park and lake also.

Thank Lisa K
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Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

Not as impressive as the city wall in Xi'An but a very nice walk along the lake side especially on a nice day

Thank stwadoo
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

Well preserved wall with massive park and grounds to explore. We were able to explore different facets of the park and observe the daily routines of the local Nanjingers. We also visited Buddhist temple which is adjacent to wall , very intriguing.

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Reviewed 25 March 2018

Even though it was rainy and foggy, the views of the city and the lake were impressive from the top of the city wall. It is a good idea to spend some time walking over it and be impressed by the blossomed trees, old temples...More

Thank Vlad V
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Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

Nanjing is doing an amazing job with air pollution, and sunset at the Wall is a must-do. We were there on a Sunday night, and it seems like every family in Nanking had the same idea. Note how the brick makers had to place their...More

Thank Mattingly_34
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Reviewed 27 February 2018

Worth the money to go up on the old wall. Provides a good view back over Nanjing one way and over the lake the other.

1  Thank Oztraveller56
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Reviewed 2 January 2018

If I were to redo the walk on the wall around XuanWu Lake, I would have started from ShenCe Gate at ShenCeMen Park (northern end of XuanWu lake, a nearby metro stop would be the Nanjing Railway Station stop on the green line or XinMoFan...More

2  Thank bweeindc
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Reviewed 26 December 2017

We walked the section of the wall near Xuanwu lake. It costs $30 RMB per person, but those older than 60 are free. Students are also half price. Once you get up on the wall, it goes for miles and miles and is very well...More

Thank Lawrence S
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Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

Go here along with Jiming temple and Xuanwu lake. They are all right next to each other and it makes for an amazing day in Nanjing! It is a good walking distance from the metro and I dont remember the exact prices but they were...More

1  Thank talia679
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Response from Uli_in_Germany | Reviewed this property |
It depends where you coming from. There is bus from city center but taxi is not very expensive either. Best place is to go to Gate of China as this is the most historic and well preserved part. You can walk on the wall for... More
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