- Address: Shanhaiguan, Qinhuangdao, Hebei, China
- Tags: Historical Site, Family And Kids
If you are one of those, who gets thrilled about visiting a historical place or a monument, then Shanhaiguan, also called Shanhai pass is the place to be. Shanhaiguan, which literally means "The Pass of Mountain and Sea", can essentially be considered part of the Great Wall, built as a wall fortification to guard the pass between the mountains and the sea. The area between the sea and the mountain is called “first pass under heaven”. You can also visit many famous sites, located near the Pass, such as Laolongtou – the easternmost point of the Great Wall, and Meng Jiangnu Temple, by buying combo tickets. Those of you, who are not interested in the fort, can visit stores and workshops inside, selling delicious local snacks, and also buy some distinctive local handicrafts there.
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6.9% of people who visit Qinhuangdao include Shanhaiguan in their plan
50% of people start their Shanhaiguan visit around 1 PM
People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Shanhaiguan
People normally also visit Laolongtou Scenic Area while planning their trip to Shanhaiguan.