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Jiayuguan

Jiayuguan Travel Guide

Jiayuguan Pass, located in the Gobi desert, at the middle of Hexi Corridor, 600 kms from Lanzhou, 5 - 6 hours away by bus from Dunhaung. Jiayuguan Pass is the last fortress at the west end of the Ming Great Wall.

South of the pass soar the snow-clad Qilian Mountains; and north of it loom the Black Mountains, laden with layers and layers of dark rocks. The Jiayuguan Pass was first built in 1372 during the Ming Dynasty.

It is so named because it is situated on the west slope of the Jiayu Mountain.

At present, there are many tourist areas: the magnificent Jiayuguan Pass, enjoying great prestige both at home and abroad: the well--known First Fortress of the Great Wall; the outward flying appearance of the Great Wall 5 the Great Wall Museum supplying extensive knowledge; the Black Mountain rock drawings, which show the ancient relics of painting and the Xincheng underground galleries in the tombs of Wei & Jin dynasty.

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There is a 5 - 6 hours away by bus from Dunhaung.

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