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Sun Yatsen Mausoleum (Zhongshan Ling)

No.2 Sifangcheng, Zhongshanling Road, Xuanwu District, Nanjing 210009, China
+86 25 8444 6111
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Took high speed train from Shanghai Hongqiao railway station to Nanjing Railway station, 1 hr 30... read more

Reviewed today
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Long climb, but worth it...

I didn’t think the view from the top was great only because of the haze, and the building... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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No.2 Sifangcheng, Zhongshanling Road, Xuanwu District, Nanjing 210009, China
+86 25 8444 6111
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Reviewed today via mobile

Took high speed train from Shanghai Hongqiao railway station to Nanjing Railway station, 1 hr 30 minutes. At the station, took metro line 3 to Daxinggong to change to metro line 2, alighted at Mu Xu Yuan station. Exit the station, cross the road to...More

Thank GAN L
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I didn’t think the view from the top was great only because of the haze, and the building architecture is not spectacular, but it’s an historic and worthwhile site to visit when in Nanjing. Make sure you have the legs and stamina for the walk...More

Thank RockiesExpert
Reviewed 1 week ago

I think this visit would have been better with a guide, as there were many things I missed out when I went by myself. Basically you walk up a steep flight of steps, go in to where they house his statue and behind the doors,...More

Thank Fareza16
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am determined to visit this place before I die. Dr. Sun's final resting place deserves a much earlier homage from a historian and nationalist like me. I am glad to be able to climb the 392 steps( representing the population of 392 millions of...More

Thank DrPaulTam
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Don't miss this place if you have a plan to visit Purple mountain scenic area. Though stairs make it a little hard to reach up, but the view from the top worth it. Inside the mausoleum you can see big of statue of Dr. Sun...More

Thank Anna A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great history in Nanjing, this is well worth a visit and is nice to walk around when weather is nice Highly recommended

Thank 276satex123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A visit to Purple Mountain is on all the ‘must-do’ lists for Nanjing so with that in mind we chose to spend an afternoon going to the Sun Yat Sen mausoleum. You are able to get a metro to Xiamafang metro station and from there...More

Thank Eilidh M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were there on Oct 19 2017. 40 min walk from Xiamafang metro station line 2; cost of 2Y; the metro is easy to navigate as english is displayed on both the automatic ticket booths (push the english button on the bottom left; then push...More

1  Thank andrew l
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

This mousoleum is located within the Zhongshan District and is located at the top of a huge stairway of 392 steps. It is a personal challenge to get to the top to visit the venue and at the same time have a good view of...More

Thank TeikBoon C
Reviewed 11 October 2017

I have been to this area before and was a little underwhelmed by purple mountain. The Sun Yatsen Mausoleum though was incredible. The view from the top was amazing and worth the amount of stairs you have to climb. It is a bit of a...More

Thank nicolaarm01
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18 September 2017|
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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
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
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