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Address: Top of Shekou Peninsula , Nanshan District, Shenzhen 518021, China
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Saw it on maps when passing by and added to wish to do list..looks like a cultural place to explore.. Chiwan is a ship port and one of the main point in south china for... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 27 November 2016
Rakesh N
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Just a small fort in an industrial district. The trees block the view to the ocean. It is hard to find.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Saw it on maps when passing by and added to wish to do list..looks like a cultural place to explore.. Chiwan is a ship port and one of the main point in south china for International export and import. Very close to Hongkong this place will really be a fun place to go.

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Shenzhen, China
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2016 via mobile

Fort is small and difficult to find. Terrible lack of signposts and directions in chiwan. Showed authentic chinese history as the fort is 400 years old. Worth a look if you combine it with other things in chiwan. Old cannon and statue to view. Nice views from the hill

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Shanghai, China
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2014

I liked this fort. It is small and not super easy to find, but it's cool. It's shady on the hill, so it isn't so bad walking up there from the chiwan metro.

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Ohio
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2013

Very small old fort on top of the Chiwan mountain/hill. Its kind of interesting but a very small attraction. Not much more than a small fort/house, a statue, and a canon. Views of the harbor aren't very good lots of trees in the way. You can walk from the Chiwan metro stop but I wouldn't stay here more than 30... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2011

Located in the Chiwan area of the modern China city of Shenzhen. Built during the Qing Dynasty, the fort was used to protect the Pearl River from the British during the Opium War. This fort is also known as the "Left Fort". the right fort is long demolished. Not a whole lot left to see at this site. It sits... More 

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