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Yellow Crane Tower, Wuhan
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One of the most renowned structures of its kind in the nation, Yellow Crane Tower and its ornate construction stand as a beloved city icon. Though this iteration of the tower dates back to 1981, the tower itself has existed in several forms since the third century CE. Admire the multi-tiered design of the tower, which features red-orange tiled rooftops and distinctive upward-curving awnings. Make your way up to the top of the tower to access its viewpoint, from where you can enjoy sweeping panoramas out over the surrounding city and river. Yellow Crane Tower is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our world travel planner, Wuhan Edition.
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  • In Wuhan, the most famous tourist destination for so many people. Traffic was backed up stairs. Admission is 80 Yuan and he went to went to Wuhan, I think. Rise to the top has not historically been rebuilt buildings themselves, so a nice view.
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  • A lot of history at this high-traffic area. A lot of visitors come through and for good reason. But, there are plenty of places to find a quiet spot. 
  • All the way to the top are really amazing views, you can not go Wuhan without visiting it
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  • Nice place to have an overview of the Yangtze river and the city. Better to go there when the weather is clear.
  • Fine for tourist. However very crowded during peak season. The building is not historical anyway. But does have a vintage point over the Yangtze river
  • Expensive to visit, and the place is not really historical. But it is one of the few touristic places in Wuhan.
  • Poor reconstruction, lost the feel of an ancient tower. A total waste.
  • Big garden with a lot of traditional buildings and much history.