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Private Day Tour of Jiayuguan
"At 9am your guide will meet you at the lobby of your Jiayuguan hotel for a wonderful day trip around Jiayuguan. The first stop of today is Jiayuguan Fort which is the very end of western end of the Great Wall in Ming Dynasty. Construction of Jiayuguan Fort began in 1372 during Ming Dynasty to fence off against Mongolians. Today you could still see the well-preserved walls and buildings. Also known as ""The First Pass Under Heaven"" the fort was inducted to the list of World Heritage Sites by UNESCO in 1987.Next you will be transferred and climb up the Overhanging Great Wall which was reconstructed in 1980s according to the original footprint to enjoy the wonderful view. An included lunch will be served right after your visit to the overhanging great wall. Afterwards
From $69.00
 
Private Day Tour of Jiayuguan
"At 9am your guide will meet you at the lobby of your Jiayuguan hotel for a wonderful day trip around Jiayuguan. The first stop of today is Jiayuguan Fort which is the very end of western end of the Great Wall in Ming Dynasty. Construction of Jiayuguan Fort began in 1372 during Ming Dynasty to fence off against Mongolians. Today you could still see the well-preserved walls and buildings. Also known as ""The First Pass Under Heaven"" the fort was inducted to the list of World Heritage Sites by UNESCO in 1987.Next you will be transferred and climb up the Overhanging Great Wall which was reconstructed in 1980s according to the original footprint to enjoy the wonderful view. An included lunch will be served right after your visit to the overhanging great wall. Afterwards
From $69.00
 
Private Day Tour of Jiayuguan
"At 9am your guide will meet you at the lobby of your Jiayuguan hotel for a wonderful day trip around Jiayuguan. The first stop of today is Jiayuguan Fort which is the very end of western end of the Great Wall in Ming Dynasty. Construction of Jiayuguan Fort began in 1372 during Ming Dynasty to fence off against Mongolians. Today you could still see the well-preserved walls and buildings. Also known as ""The First Pass Under Heaven"" the fort was inducted to the list of World Heritage Sites by UNESCO in 1987.Next you will be transferred and climb up the Overhanging Great Wall which was reconstructed in 1980s according to the original footprint to enjoy the wonderful view. An included lunch will be served right after your visit to the overhanging great wall. Afterwards
From $69.00

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Qianfodong

The Thousand Buddha Caves are just inside the entrance gateway to the Matisi Scenic Area, and walking up the road is a pleasant experience, with the river rushing past on one side, and the decaying...
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Matisi Nan - Matisi South Caves

Just above the Shengguo Temple, and clearly visible from Mati village are the Matisi Nankou, the southern Matisi Caves. Although impressive from the valley floor, there is less to see at the Matisi...
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Matisi Bei - Matisi North Caves - Part II

Just south of the main temple building compound are a series of caves not normally open to the public, but it might be possible - by begging..or perhaps even by asking at the administrative offices in...
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Matisi Bei - Matisi North Caves - Part I

The main attraction at Matisi are the grottos and caves which date back to the Northern Wei period and continue through 1,000 years of Buddhist inhabitation and devotion in this area.NOTE: The whole...
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Shengguo Tibetan Temple

Originally constructed in the 1920s, the Tibetan Yellow Hat sect Shenguo Temple lies in a tiny cleft in the valley above Matisi Village on the track up to the Matisi Bei temple and caves.It was...
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Local museum

Above the village shop (in the modern row of buildings at the top end) is a small museum which explains the history of the area. It is a modern museum with good labelling (albeit mainly in Chinese)...
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Hiking and Riding

The area is slowly being built up as a 'Scenic Area' () and so the local people are becoming used to tourists.There are virtually endless opportunities for walking up into the forested valleys leading...
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"Matisi - The Horseshoe Temple"
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"Matisi"
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