Top 10 Attractions in China; China Highlights

China – Historic Ensemble of the Potala Palace, Lhasa

With a vast territory and a long history, China offers so much to see and explore. China Highlights has listed for you the top 10 attractions or must-visit attractions in China.

1. The Great Wall of China in Beijing — Ten-Thousand-Li-Long Wall

In the eyes of most travelers, you haven’t been to China if you haven’t climbed the Great Wall.

One of the iconic symbols of China, the Great Wall is the longest wall in the world, an awe-inspiring feat of ancient defensive architecture. Its winding path over rugged country and steep mountains takes in some great scenery. It deserves its place among “the New Seven Wonders of the World” and the UNESCO World Heritage Sites in China.

The wall spans from China’s western frontier to the east coast, totaling around 5,000 km (3,100 miles), but the most integrated and best preserved sections are close to Beijing. So this is what people usually mean when mentioning the Great Wall of China.

2. The Terracotta Army in Xi’an — Emperor Qin’s Buried Battalions

The Terracotta Army has laid underground for more than 2,000 years.

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