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Centre of Asia Marker

Urumqi, China
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Ranked #9 of 56 Attractions in Urumqi
Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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Beijing, China
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We easily found a driver to take us by just asking people. Long, bumpy travel which already is interesting enough if you mostly only know the big city life. Great sceneries and an amazing feeling when you stand in the center of this continent, all alone, take crazy funny pictures and feel so far away from home, friends, civilization and... More

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Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

We easily found a driver to take us by just asking people. Long, bumpy travel which already is interesting enough if you mostly only know the big city life. Great sceneries and an amazing feeling when you stand in the center of this continent, all alone, take crazy funny pictures and feel so far away from home, friends, civilization and... More

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Panjin, China
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57 reviews 57 reviews
37 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

The scenic drive was under construction when we went there. Terrible road, so no visitors, so no amenities, so no maintenance. Only someone to collect ticket money. Good for a post-apocalyptic photo shoot.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2012

This is the Centre Point of Asia Continent. However, my friend and I was the only visitor to the place on that day. There is no shop selling gifts. No food stall and no explanation regarding the place.

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Singapore
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32 reviews 32 reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2008

We visited the place in May 2008 and although it was off the beaten path, it was worth the scenic drive there from Urumqi city. The structure which marked the geographical centre of the Asian continent is beautifully designed and surrounding the structure are descriptions of all the Asian countries. Our driver missed the main road leading to the structure... More

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