Great Wall at Shanhaiguan Pass (Zhendong Gate), Qinhuangdao

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Marvel at a major architectural landmark at Great Wall at Shanhaiguan Pass (Zhendong Gate). Originally built during the Ming Dynasty, this attraction once served a military purpose, designed to prevent an invasion by Mongolian tribes. The onsite museum contains a large collection of military artifacts, providing an important lesson about the area's history and the wall's strategic importance. Add Great Wall at Shanhaiguan Pass (Zhendong Gate) and other attractions to your Qinhuangdao trip itinerary using our Qinhuangdao vacation trip planner.
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  • I've never seen pictures of this place and I didn't imagine that the great wall starts from the sea. Most of what you see was rebuilt a few years ago, the few remaining original parts are protected by a glass case. Anyway if you're in the area is a place worth visiting.
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  • Spent a beautiful day at the Great Wall. What an impressive sight. Be careful and watch your step as stonework is not always even. This is a must see when you are in China. Just imagine all the histor...  more »
  • As a big fan of the Great Wall I had to visit a real section close to the dragons head - the head is just rebuild. Unfortunately Jiaoshan section is closed in winter time - Great! But I found a driver...  more »