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Address: Baimata Village, Qili Town, Dunhuang 736200, China
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8:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 6:00 pm

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Very nice friendly staff, nice walk back along river

This ancient monument is important, though as a tourist there is little to see here. If you have spare time and are short of sights to see, it's worth going. The staff are... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed August 29, 2015
Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015

This ancient monument is important, though as a tourist there is little to see here. If you have spare time and are short of sights to see, it's worth going. The staff are very very nice, so hard to say a bad thing about the location. They are very happy for foreign tourists. It's quite hidden. So take a taxi... More 

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Ubon Ratchathani, Thailand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

You can walk to the pagoda from the city in about fifteen minutes. The pagoda itself isn't much to see, as it's not one you can go inside. But, if you go there, walking around the village where it's located is interesting. You can see typical village houses and life.

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2012

We rented bikes and went to look for the pagoda, it was closed that day, but the neighborhood is pleasant, dirt road streets with small farm/houses out of the center of town....will be gone a in a few years

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Beijing, China
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41 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2012

The White Horse Pagoda requires a RMB 15 ticket. There is nothing in there except for the pagoda, which has 9 levels, 12-metre tall, and a 7-metre diameter. The pagoda you see was built about 170 years ago during the Qing dynasty. The original White Horse Pagoda was built about 1600 years ago, after a then-famous Buddhist monk returned from... More 

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