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Sun Yat-sen Memorial of Nanjing

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East of Zhongshan Mausoleum, Xuanwu District, Nanjing 210014, China
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Reviewed December 14, 2018

beautiful place to visit in Nanjing. try not to visit on public holiday otherwise its waste of time. be ready for long walk and hike..

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 303sulamanm
Reviewed August 14, 2018

There are apparently that many steps to reach the top of the mountain and view the memorial and tomb, ostensibly to commemorate the 392 million Chinese represented by the first President of China. The memorial itself is great, the history is palpable and the climb...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed June 4, 2018

It's a hike to the top, but worth the climb. Turn around and take in the view before proceeding into the tomb.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank louisianagal
Reviewed May 7, 2018 via mobile

Visited this on a weekday and there were still throngs of people. There are steps to be climbed and it's a meaningful place for the Chinese so it would be good to know a bit of history about the place and also Sun Yat Sen...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Fareza16
Reviewed April 21, 2018

Located at Purple Mountain, you have to climb 392 stairs to reach the top where 4.6m high statue of Sun Yat sen is there in big hall. Very scenic and serene. You can get water/drinks on the top on payment basis. Better to wear some...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed March 1, 2018

it was chinese new year when you go here.i paid 100 rmbfor the 3 packages,dr..sun yat sen tomb,ming dynasty tom and linggu temple..a tour small van will take you to dr.sun yat sen tomb for 10 rmb each regardless kids need to pay too..if youre...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed November 30, 2017

Had a fun time here. Makes for a nice morning trip...nice walks and beautiful areas that surround here.

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed July 6, 2017

A bit of a stair climb to visit the tomb itself but well worth it for the views alone. Very worthwhile to read some of the family history before you go to understand the Chinese political mindset.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Dean F
Reviewed June 11, 2017

Despite the very long walk up to this monument, the gardens and surrounding landscape are very handsome --like a small oasis in a city full of sky scrapers.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Eleni O
Reviewed March 5, 2017

Great travel experience, full of historic moments and interesting facts. The climb was pretty tough though-293 steps. Would recommend to people who like exploring but not to the elderly who have aching bodies.

Date of experience: March 2017
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