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Drum Tower of Yinchuan

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Fair Spot

The tower is in the middle of the city canter, so it's hard to miss. I would see it as a land mark... read more

Reviewed 15 June 2018
Somerset West, South Africa
Night view when light up is fantastic.

Located at central of older party of the city is worthwhile for you to take photos especially in... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2017
Stone T
Sydney, Australia
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15 Jun 2018
“Fair Spot”
11 Oct 2017
“Night view when light up is fantastic.”
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Jiefang East Road, Xingqing District, Yinchuan 750001, China
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Reviewed 15 June 2018

The tower is in the middle of the city canter, so it's hard to miss. I would see it as a land mark more than anything else.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 12 October 2017

Located at central of older party of the city is worthwhile for you to take photos especially in the evening.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Stone T
Reviewed 4 September 2016

The drum tower itself is more or less like all other drum tower all over china, a symbol of Imperial past of china. But the area around is great and nevertheless it is something that must be paid a visit to if you are in...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank mshemyalnisar
Reviewed 21 January 2016

This isn't really something you need to go out of your way to see - if you're staying near the center of town you'll probably pass by. It's nice to look at but nothing special.

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank kingdombythesea
Reviewed 22 December 2015

A great place to wander around at any time of the day, especially in the surrounding streets and alleys at night. As far as the tower itself you can walk up and around and 90 seconds would be enough if they didn't make you stop...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Brad J
Reviewed 11 October 2015

This place is nice to see when walking by - especially at night when it is lit up and the intersection is busy.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank SebBud
Reviewed 9 May 2015

If you like Muslim food, and who doesn't, this area at night is for you. Noodles and yang rou chan (lamb shaslick) are the specialties.

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank Dapigu
Reviewed 19 January 2015

its not ONLY the drum tower alone that you need to visit, meet the locals at the morning markets, or join in with the daily exercise classes The locals are very friendly and will have a good laugh at your expense when you join in...More

Date of experience: November 2014
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Reviewed 3 July 2014

It is just there not much else you can really say. It isn't remarkable and not much different from other cities but it is a good congregation point for the locals.

Date of experience: June 2014
Thank Ms T
Reviewed 25 May 2014

nearby the Xinhua pedestrian street where you can hang out shopping. Drum Tower for me just one photo shoot. nothing special!

Date of experience: May 2014
Thank calvin l
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