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Purple Mountain (Zijin Shan), Nanjing
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Head up Purple Mountain (Zijin Shan) to find the heart of the area's cultural and natural heritage. If you're up for a hike, try the western side of the 448 m (1,469 ft) tall mountain, with numerous routes to choose from (and a cable car too). You can also find some great cultural attractions, such as an observatory and attached museum. Most of the places of historical interest lie on the mountain's southern side, including mausoleums of famous townspeople, performance halls, and temples. Arrange to visit Purple Mountain (Zijin Shan) and other attractions in Nanjing using our Nanjing travel itinerary maker.
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  • There are a series of spots and attractions in the Purple Mountain area and some shuttle buses to take you between locations as well. The most impressive spot is the Dr Sun Yat-Sen's Mausoleum. Climb ...  more »
  • It is most easy climbing and hiking spot in the city of Nanjing. However, even climbing stairs is often often climb the stairs here, climbing conditions of common throughout China. However, of the city of Nanjing looking from the top of the mountain there is a cool stuff.
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  • 这个地方适合家庭出游,空气质量还好。春秋两季适宜。我上次去实在4月份,家人很喜欢,爬山也不累,小朋友带过去,还有科普意义