Lanzhou is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Lanzhou one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Lanzhou is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Lanzhou or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Lanzhou. Explore the historical monuments of Lanzhou with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Lanzhou guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Lanzhou page for the complete list of attractions and activities.
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Top Historical Lanzhou landmarks
Traverse through the finest landmarks and famous historical buildings of Lanzhou.
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Zhangye Road, Chengguan District, Lanzhou 730030, China
08:00 am - 06:00 pm
Lanzhou Town God’s Temple is one of the ancient temples of Chengguan District. In China, every city has town God temple, which is a central holy place for the Daoist Worshippers. It has a statue of a local military hero Huo Guang in the front courtyard and the town god in the back, which is always filled with worshippers. The temple was destr...
Memorial of Eighth Route Army Office in Lanzhou is located just off Jiuquan Lu, 300 metres south of Nanguan Shizi. The place is a historical site, which has very old pictures of the anti-Japanese war depicting the story of the war. There is a Nanguan Mosque, which is just a few minutes walk on the east side of the alley. Highlights and must see inc...
Maijishan Mountain Scenic Resort, Maiji District, Tianshui 741000, China
08:00 am - 05:00 pm
Maiji Mountain Grottes, located 45 kilometres south of Tianshui City, is included in the world heritage list. The mountains looked similar to a stack of wheat straw, so the people named it Maiji (Mai means Wheat and Ji means stack). The cave shows the icons of men instead of gods, hence it follows secularization and all the statues are made out of ...