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Xi'an Bell Tower

Junction of East main street, west main street, south main street and north main street, Lianhu District, Xi'an 710000, China
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The Bell Tower Square marks the geographical center of the ancient capital. From this important landmark extend East, South, West and North Streets, connecting the Tower to the East, South, West and North Gates of the City Wall of the Ming Dynasty.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Junction of East main street, west main street, south main street and north main street, Lianhu District, Xi'an 710000, China
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Reviewed today via mobile

Honestly, the best pictures were from down the tower, the bell has lots of signs prohibiting something in Chinese that can not be pictured good. If you go to the city wall you´ll have the view and save the steps up and down and your...More

Thank fcortina
Reviewed 2 days ago

Visited the site but found it a very large disappointment as what you see at the tower, you can see at the Xian City wall. Basically you pay to ascend a few stories and to sound the bell. 10 minutes will suffice. Better to go...More

Thank mel7155
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We stumbled across this while out for a walk in this beautiful city at night . It sits in the middle of a busy intersection that is accessible by underground tunnels. It gives you a great view of this both modern and ancient part of...More

Thank DavidMcClean37
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is THE landmark of the city, located in the very centre of the historical heart. As you will often pass by, take the opportunity to visit the inside which is worth it. Access by the various underpasses around the roundabout. Take the combo ticket...More

Thank Vicente8
Reviewed 6 days ago

The Bell Tower looks great and you are able to go inside of it. I didn't go in, but from the outside it looked lovely, in the center of town. Had lots of lovely flowers around it.

Thank Canuck_CJ
Reviewed 6 days ago

You can buy a ticket that is combine with the Drum Tower however we were told that the Bell Tower was better and there is no inside part to tour at the Drum Tower. We went in the middle of the day and it was...More

1  Thank welltravelled0808
Reviewed 6 days ago

There was an amazing market when we vistas which merges off from the Muslim quarter and this is an amazing site, would recommend to go at night

Thank annarose98
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great tower!!! You can not miss it if you go to Xian. The architecture is beautiful and the places around as great.

Thank antoine b
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is near the Muslim Quarter and a beautiful sight at night. Definitely a lovely spot for an evening stroll. We didn't go inside, I don't have an opinion on that aspect.

Thank CB1020
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We saw the Bell Tower during the day as it is right in the middle of the downtown area. It looks striking but be prepared to visit it at night and be blown away by the way they have it lit up. It is surrounded...More

Thank Kevin R
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Can anybody confirm the winter opening hours? Some sources say 18:00, others say 22:00. Thank you, JT
13 December 2016|
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Response from Dario C | Reviewed this property |
As I remember, it opens al 18:00 hours.