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Zaoyuan Revolutionary Site of Yan'an

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Revolutionary Site!

Few foreigners make it here, but it is a unique place to visit for foreign students of Chinese... read more

Reviewed August 30, 2017
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Belly of the Beast

This is the physical epicenter of the Chinese Communist Party in the years up 1949. Both Mao and... read more

Reviewed July 1, 2016
Cumberland, Maryland
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Aug 30, 2017
“Revolutionary Site!”
Jul 1, 2016
“Belly of the Beast”
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Zaoyuan Village, Zaoyuan Town, Baota District, Yan'an 716000, China
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Reviewed August 30, 2017

Few foreigners make it here, but it is a unique place to visit for foreign students of Chinese history. Little English spoken here, but plenty of museums and monuments and the nearby site (30 mins away) of Liangjiahe where Xi Jinping was exiled during the...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed July 1, 2016

This is the physical epicenter of the Chinese Communist Party in the years up 1949. Both Mao and Zhou En Lai lived here and the Party had its HQ here. If you are a student of history, this is a must see site.

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed May 28, 2016

I have no idea of this Revolutionary Site in Yan'an until my tour guide suggested that this is an important place to visit for anyone who is visiting Yan'an. Out of curiosity, we decided to add that into our itinerary. The place consisted of many...More

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed December 9, 2015

If your in Yan'an, then this is a must stop to understand the history of the Chinese culture and how the revolution was done. This is one of two sites about the revolution start that is worth seeing in Yan'an

Date of experience: November 2015
1  Thank Tim R
Reviewed September 2, 2015

This place is also known as the Date Garden, the site of the former offices Chinese Communist Party Secretariat. It is very similar to the Yangjialing Revolutionary Former site. One can leisurely explore the cave houses as well as a simple garden. Worthwhile to visit...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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