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Reviewed 29 August 2018

These dragon screens are impressive for what they are. Stopping here was included on our tour and I am glad that we did. However, it really only necessary for a couple minutes. Hopefully your guide will have some great stories to tell you while you...More

Thank William H
Reviewed 22 August 2018

we were very surprised by the wall. expected a small one, but no, it's a huge wall with very nice dragons. fantastic!

Thank WEidJr
Reviewed 21 August 2018

Despite its long history, it has not been set up more prominently. The park housing this wall is quite small and has no public facility except a public toilet not many foreigners dare to enter. This wall is along the route to grottoes so it...More

Thank Good_Partner
Reviewed 26 July 2018

The oldest of the 3 nine dragon walls in China. It's not the best maintained but worth the visit, and the entrance is free of charge!

Thank mininani
Reviewed 4 June 2018

We had a hard time finding the place since the tourist map shows its location wrong. The wall is impressive. Look at the details of the 9 Dragons themselves, the beautiful design the size of this wall – It is about 600 years old and...More

Thank MBD11
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Worth a picture with fellow travelers and only if in route to the Grottoes. Not a bathroom stop and not a destination visit on its own. Takes 5-10 minutes at most.

Thank Taylo102
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Relocated here from original site. Now without the fronting pool that used to reflect the screen with the 9 dragons dancing on the reflected water. Worth seeing as it only takes a short while.

Thank Extraordinary75181
Reviewed 4 February 2018

For a 10 Yuan entry fee, you get to see the 9 dragon wall on its own in a yard, which gives great perspective to how big it is, you can spend time taking in the detail. We went in winter and had the place...More

Thank BrizzyBoltonboy
Reviewed 29 December 2017

It's just a wall. It's cool to check out if it's along the way or if you've nothing to do. But it's just a wall with some dragons and you go take some selfies. Nothing else! No history behind it that I could read or...More

Thank Ronny36
Reviewed 21 December 2017

The screen itself has tons of history but there's nothing much else around it. It's a nice pit-stop but def. not a major attraction. If you don't have time, would skip it.

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