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Huli Mountain Fort, Xiamen

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See how China protected itself at Huli Mountain Fort, a late 19th-century stronghold blending Ming and Qing architectural styles with European influences. Learn about what kind of weaponry the army used, such as the world's smallest cannon, displayed in the onsite museum, and the 14 m (45 ft) German-made cannon in the east fort. Explore the bunkers, trenches, secret tunnels, and the museum where you can learn more about the history of the place. Make Huli Mountain Fort a part of your Xiamen vacation plans using our Xiamen tourist route planner.
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  • Ironic that the very week I visited a fort used to defend (and retaliate) against its nearby enemy at the time (Taiwan -- only 300 km off the coast of Xiamen), a Chinese warship got within striking di...  more »
  • Nice to view this fort with guns everywhere. There are even some English descriptions, what is convenient.
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  • Xiamen Hulishan Fortress was a fascinating visit for me and well worth you checking out. Located at the very southern end of Xiamen Island and has (naturally) some excellent views of the surrounding w...  more »