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Three Gorges Dam Project, Yichang

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Experience the engineering wonder of Three Gorges Dam Project, the largest hydroelectric dam in the world. Completed in 2015, the massive gravity dam sits on the Yangtze River and boasts a length of 2,335 m (7,661 ft). Although monumental, the project to build this dam was not without controversy, as several sites were flooded and more than a million people displaced during construction. Nevertheless, the gargantuan structure attracts visitors from all over the world, who flock to marvel at its sheer size and power. Put Three Gorges Dam Project and other Yichang attractions into our Yichang driving holiday planning website , and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • Have read about about it over the years and wanted to go see it. Finally did as we were in huangshi which is 3 hours away by train. It's just massive. Could only go on the bus tour. As its close to Ch...  more »
  • The dam project well worth a visit just to see the amazing piece of engineering. We could not get too close to the dam and new lift that would take ships up the river much faster than using the locks....  more »
  • The visitor centre and summit attractions were splendid - to take an escalator outdoors was a little surprising - and the view over the Dam fabulous. One of the modern Wonders of the World without a d...  more »

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