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19 Jul 2016
“DATONG Great Wall”
16 Mar 2015
“Great architecture”
Yuandun Village, Xinrong District, Datong 037002, China
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Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

After our visit to the Yungang Grottoes, we want to take a look at the remains of the great Wall near Datong. It was really worth the drive! Beautiful scenery all around!

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank LiesbetD
Reviewed 16 March 2015

Best part is the gate in front of the Huayan Temple. You can see the city, but it's not an amazing view. Better look for the constructions inside the wall.

Date of experience: March 2015
Thank PatriciaTasca
Reviewed 31 August 2013

We just returned from a visit to the Great Wall in China. Excellent tour guide picked us up at airport - Shane will gladly give u his contact info on request.

Date of experience: August 2013
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Reviewed 11 August 2013

Inside the big modern bustling city of Datong there is an old City area and a couple of beautiful old temples. Surrounding this area is a monumental, newly built, wall, which will soon be completed to surround the old City area. The wall, temples and...More

Date of experience: July 2013
1  Thank HazzzM
Reviewed 16 November 2012

The Old Datong township has a lovely wall around it - all re-constructed to be like new, but you'd swear it's 2000 years old. It's therefore possible to walk around the Old Town - which itself is being "restored". Beside the West Gate ??( please,...More

Date of experience: December 2011
3  Thank backpack-getn-heavy
Reviewed 21 May 2012

This section of the Great Wall is not rebuilt. Just rubble and stones. Gives a look back in history that is difficult to find any more in China.

Date of experience: May 2012
Thank ZhongguoKM
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