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. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Great Wall at Shanhaiguan Pass (Zhendong Gate) by using our Qinhuangdao day trip planning app .
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  • Having been to the Great Wall in the Beijing area on a previous trip, we went for an alternative experience at Shanhaiguan to see the Wall from the sea and into the mountains. We visited with a privat...  more »
  • Having read much about the history of Shanhaiguan I was determined to see the 'First Gate Under Heaven' for myself. While it is hard to differentiate what the original area was really like, the Gate g...  more »
  • It was my target to to put footstep in this great creation of human history whenever I planned to visit Qinhuangdao, Beijing,China.I felt the wall and I felt the sacrifice of the labors and emperors o...  more »

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