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Nice tower on the main road of the old city

Just in the center of town this tower is seen from every spot . Closed to the public . Pagoda... read more

Reviewed May 13, 2018
Herzliya, Israel
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You cannot miss it

This tower is in the centre of town and contributes to the old atmosphere in Pingyao. When I was... read more

Reviewed December 11, 2017
Voorburg, The Netherlands
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South Street, Pingyao County 030000, China
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Reviewed October 29, 2018

The tower is near the centre of town. It’s on a busy street with lots of shops. It wasn’t possible to climb the tower when we were there. The bank with the vault is just outside. A fairly good restaurant is also just nearby. Good...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

Just in the center of town this tower is seen from every spot . Closed to the public . Pagoda design with a few floors . Under it goes the most beautiful street of the old city .

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed May 12, 2018

Just another pagoda really. It marks the centre of the city and you can't miss it as you walk down Qing Ming street

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed December 11, 2017

This tower is in the centre of town and contributes to the old atmosphere in Pingyao. When I was there, it was closed for the public, but you can walk under it. It is on the mainstreet and you cannot miss it.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Haelen
Reviewed November 10, 2017

This old city surrounded with beautiful wall along with with Gushi Tower is the icon and most important witness of this beautiful town which has lost the essence of their authenticity as it has happened in many beautiful towns and villages of the world due...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Reviewed October 28, 2017

This is the centre of the action so things are most vibrant here. Admire the architecture of the tower. Surely you will have to visit here.

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed July 16, 2017

This is the center of town and a place to orient (no pun intended) yourself. Good picture and some shade.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Rowland45
Reviewed June 14, 2017 via mobile

If you visit the city, you will for sure make your way to this tower. You can't go up inside it, but you can see the incredible old architecture. For a refreshing break from the heat- stop in at iTea just south of the tower.

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed June 5, 2017

Unfortunately, the tower is closed for visiting, becuse it is very old and they want to preserve it against damage. You can only admire it from the outside, being underneath it or in front or at the back of it (it changes depending where you...More

Date of experience: November 2016
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Reviewed August 13, 2016

Right in the centre of walled city, where north, west, east and south streets meet, alas, you can no longer enter the tower and climb for views, but it's still worth seeing as you stroll through the hectic busy streets. A great piece of architecture...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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