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  • Mount Hengshan
    Mount Hengshan

    Located in Hunyuan Country, about 62 km south of the Datong Datong City of Shanxi Province in Northern China, Mt. Hengshan is also known as the Nort ...

  • Datong Steam Locomotive Exhibition Hall
    Datong Steam Locomotive Exhibition Hall

    Datong Steam Locomotive Exhibition Hall is a steam locomotive museum built at the original site of the New China’s first locomotive factory, opened ...

  • Shanhua Temple
    Shanhua Temple

    First founded during the early 8th century, Shanhua Temple(also called Nan Temple or South Temple)is a Buddhist temple located in Datong, Shanxi Pro ...

  • Yanmenguan Pass
    Yanmenguan Pass

    Yanmenguan Pass, which is also called Yanmensai or Xijing Pass, is located at the Ridge of Gouzhu Mountain, south out of Datong city in Shanxi Provi ...

  • Yingxian Wooden Pagoda
    Yingxian Wooden Pagoda

    Located at Yingxian, 80km south of Datong, the Wooden Pagoda is the world's oldest and tallest wooden pagoda first built in 1056 of the Liao Dynasty ...

  • Hanging Monastery at Mount Heng
    Hanging Monastery at Mount Heng

    The Hanging Monastery is just outside the town of Hunyuan, 75km southeast of Datong. It is located in Golden Dragon Canyon at the foot of the Mount ...

  • Huayan Temple
    Huayan Temple

    In Datong, two famous temples erect side by side: Lower Huayan Temple completed in 1038 of Liao Dynasty and Upper Huayan Temple, rebuilt after a fir ...

  • Nine Dragon Wall
    Nine Dragon Wall

    Located in front of the prince residence of the 13th son Zhu Guidai of the first Ming emperor Zhu Yuanzhang, the Nine-Dragon Wall in Datong city was ...

  • Yungang Grottos
    Yungang Grottos

    With the wide spread of Buddhism in China in the second century, grotto art was introduced to China from India, developing rapidly between the secon ...

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