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Dayan Pagoda Northern Square

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Address: Yata Road, Yanta District, Xi'an 710061, China
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Sun - Sat 12:00 am - 12:00 am

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Part of the Tour with Wendy Wu

This is a great place to Visit especially during the celebrations of the Chinese New Year, so much going on with amazing light shows. The fountains in the park are a must all set... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 28, 2015
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

This is a great place to Visit especially during the celebrations of the Chinese New Year, so much going on with amazing light shows. The fountains in the park are a must all set of off with fantastic music ever, spectacular show.

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Turin, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

Don't miss the spectacular water feature fountain musical of this place . On the background the majestic pagoda . Obligatory stop for one xi'an by night trip!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

To music and huge show , the way only Chinese people know how t do best, an excellent event for the family and will fascinate kids

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Xi'an, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

Dayan Pagoda Northern Square is famous for the big music fountain for most of the tourist. I usually like to go there in the evening because this is really a good place for the night walking after dinner. Enjoy the night scene of the big wild goose pagoda and walk around the music foundation and the Tang Style Street is... More 

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015 via mobile

The show itself is decent enough with a mixture of Chinese music and more familiar classical European music. At times I felt that whoever choreographed it lost their way a bit but on the whole it was ok, plus it's free, so no real complaints. My issue lies with the Chinese tourists - one guy walked between the fountains with... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

We by accident were passing by at the time of 4pm fountain and music show and thought it was a lovely surprise. Worth having a look if you have time

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

This place is famous for the water show .the daytime show start 12 pm from Monday to Friday .evening show start 9 pm everyday .there will have a show every two hours from 12 pm during Saturday and Sunday. It is a big park .a very good place for family relax. The night view is more beautiful in there .a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

The Northern Square of the Dayan Pagoda (Big Wild Goose Pagoda). is beautifully planned and design. The music water fountain is a great attraction at night. During day time, it is a wonderful place to stroll around with friends and family, the facilities are especially friendly with family with small kids. There are many nice restaurants within walking distance in... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

I visited the Northern Square one evening in September 2014 to see the musical fountain show. Although the show itself is not particularly spectacular, it is very beautiful to watch due to the colourful lighting and the loud classical music the fountains 'dance' to. However, what made this a really fantastic experience was the whole atmosphere of the place. Huge... More 

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

The park is huge, we saw part of it in the afternoon (Pagoda) then returned later that night for the beautiful musical fountain show, light and music like we've never seen before, it was an experience not to be missed. The Chinese don't do things by half, what a wonderful free activity to bring your children to see. It was... More 

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