Shenzhen 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 Shenzhen one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Shenzhen 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 Shenzhen 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 Shenzhen. Explore the historical monuments of Shenzhen with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Shenzhen guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Shenzhen page for the complete list of attractions and activities.
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Top Historical Shenzhen landmarks
Traverse through the finest landmarks and famous historical buildings of Shenzhen.
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Huaqiang Road, Shenzhen, China
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Hua Qiang Bei Commercial Street is one of the top shopping destinations in Shenzhen, renowned for its electronic markets. The street has plenty to offer for the fashion appetite of either gender. The side streets, and the streets running parallel on either side of Huaqiangbei North Road, are full of life, making this an incredibly large shoppi...
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Nanmen West Street, Longgang District,Shenzhen 518120, China
08:00 am - 08:00 pm
Dapeng Fortress, about 55km east of the city centre; is a small but well preserved ancient town which was built in the 1394, to protect the area from pirates. It later developed into a town during the Ming and Qing dynasties. In 1571, it sustained a siege of over forty days by Japanese pirates equipped with scaling ladders. The fortress was the sit...
Lianhua Mountain Park is Shenzhen city’s main and most central park. Spread over 150 hectares of urban bush land; the park is located at the northern end of the Futian central access. People come here early morning or on Sundays in large family groups. Large aerobics groups operate to loud music, group of people enjoy badminton. You can witne...
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Beside of Tianqiao Bridge, Nanshan District, Shenzhen 518055, China.
12:01 am - 12:00 am
Xin'an (Nantou) Ancient City is the original county town that used to surround Hong Kong and Shenzhen. Majority of the old town has been demolished and replaced by eight storey residential buildings in the ‘Urban village’ style. Even after the wave of urbanization the town has managed to preserve the flavor of a Cantonese town throughou...