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No.2 Sifangcheng, Zhongshanling Road, Xuanwu District, Nanjing 210009, China
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This mausoleum is the resting place for a hero of modern China! It is located in a beautiful surrounding park and the lengthy walk to the mausoleum is covered with trees. many years ago when I last visited, the chamber where Sun Yat-Sen rested was...More

Thank HK B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A must visit for anyone who comes to Nanjing. The historical significance is immense and the learning is precious.

Thank Juravi2014
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I’m not sure if pre-registration is needed on all days (I went on a Saturday of a long weekend), but it requires Weixin. If you can’t figure it out like me, make sure before you go through the bag check, you stop by the tourist...More

Thank elaineyl
Reviewed 12 June 2018

it's quite convenient to travel to this place, take MRT Red Line (Line 2), get off at MUXUYUAN station, then walk a few step, take the small electric shuttle car service. actually there are several tourist attraction spots spreading around within this peaceful serenity area,...More

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Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

Visited here on our day off, really great, although it’s a pretty walk up hill till you get to the 700 steps. Plenty of shops and places to eat, traditional and western. Great views from the top, with a reverential feel.

Thank Grumpy_MK41
Reviewed 7 June 2018

Don't go at weekends or holidays. Too many tours. Go in late afternoon. It's good taking a long walk there. The architecutral design of the 392 steps is amzing. From bottom you see all steps form a line and from top you'll see only intermediate...More

Thank Zoe_Swjtu
Reviewed 6 June 2018

Considered a must do for visitors to Nanjing, it's a nice place to walk around and learn a bit of history. We went after 5 pm and were taken by the lack of people. This made it a nice relaxing stroll, but limited what was...More

Thank MichiganFloyd
Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

This famous sight required going up tons of steps to get to the Mausoleum but then there wasn’t much there besides a statue. Not much history or background to the place, just a monument. Can take some pictures from the bottom but not really worth...More

Thank ryanschock
Reviewed 7 May 2018

One of the highlights of our time in Nanjing. Beautiful buildings, interesting history, and good views. Also good exercise! Along with the Sun Yatsen Mausoleum, there are several other worthwhile spots in the park to visit.

Thank mickmcdonnal
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

Nanjing has a lots of history that somehow gets overlooked by international tourists. One of the attraction is this place right next to historic Ming Tomb. It’s a must place to visit if you are in NK. There are gardens, statues that are worth seeing...More

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Response from t16mytm | Reviewed this property |
I walked to there from the metro station. There is quite a few things to see along the way. Such as the Ming Tomb, the Sacred Walk. Furthermore the queue for the shuttle bus is extremely long especially if you goes during... More
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Lilijp03
9 January 2017|
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Response from Fonny Y | Reviewed this property |
I went there last summer, and if i'm not mistaken, the ticket price is 100 rmb for 4 tourist attractions, or you can buy the ticket separately for each attraction. I'm not sure there is a discount price for students or... More
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Lilijp03
8 January 2017|
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Response from Flymehigh | Reviewed this property |
Students pay half price, but you must be a students of an institution in China
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