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Jiangnan Great Wall

Jiangnan Great Wall, Within Linhai, Linhai 317000, China
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Ranked #1 of 29 Attractions in Linhai
4.5 of 5 stars 68 Reviews
Type: Ancient Ruins, Cultural
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Type: Ancient Ruins, Cultural
Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
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29 reviews 29 reviews
12 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Smaller version of the Great Wall in Beijing... and the whole distance takes about 2-3 hours' walk and climb. Wonderful small old city enclosed inside the wall.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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66 reviews 66 reviews
16 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

A good experience. This is a large and walkable city wall from an older period of China. I was mentally comparing it to the walls of York, the UK, and it beats it: bigger, better maintained, more complete.

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Knaresborough, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2013

I am currently living locally and visited the Great Wall on a visit to Linhai. It is a well preserved and you can walk for 5-6km and take in the views. Would recommend to anyone who wants to get away from the hustle and bustle of Chinese cities for a short while. It was so refreshing not to hear the... More 

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58 reviews 58 reviews
44 attraction reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

This is not the Great Wall, but rather interesting place. First, you clime up a very steep stairs ( not for week hearted ) and then you walk along the wall for 5 -6 km. If you are lucky, you may catch service in the local Buddhist temple ( it is somewhat hidden along the way, but locals know about... More 

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Olympia, Washington
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38 reviews 38 reviews
9 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2013

In Linhai on business and knocked off early to go see the Jiangnan Great Wall. The climb up is killer (note to self - lose 20 pounds when you get home) but the views are amazing. No signs in English so make sure you head back to the entrance at the top of the stairs before dark as stairs down... More 

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St. Paul, MN
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50 reviews 50 reviews
13 attraction reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2013

5-6 km to walk/run on and get a very nice view of the city and its surroundings. Has some attractions along the wall itself.

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