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“Fascinating history”
Review of Western Xia Tombs

Western Xia Tombs
Ranked #1 of 56 things to do in Yinchuan
Certificate of Excellence
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Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
Level 3 Contributor
23 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
“Fascinating history”
Reviewed January 1, 2012

Well worth a visit, the tombs of ancient kings built as 'pyramids'

Visited December 2011
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  • Chinese (Traditional) first
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  • English first
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English first
sydney australia
Level 3 Contributor
16 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
“Worth a visit, amazing history”
Reviewed September 13, 2011

This is well worth a trip, you can usually get a bus from the hotel but a taxi there and back is only around $40 US and you have the driver for the whole day

The tombs are very much hands on, you can walk right up to and around them, how they lasted without being destroyed is beyond me. The displays are very informative and are in both chinese and english explanations

If you are in Yinchuan then my guess is this will be your only opportunity to see this piece of history, so make the most of it and allocate a half day to see the Tombs, you will be happy that you did.

Visited May 2011
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