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Maiji Mountain

South of Maijishan Country, Maiji District, Tianshui 741028, China
+86 938 273 1407
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Spectacular Maiji Mountain

Maiji Mountain is in the top of my list of places visited in China. The place is completely off the... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2016
JosePablin
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Picton, New Zealand
Do not miss this !!!

Truly amazing mountain . Statues of Buddha carved on the mountain plus the stomach churning climb... read more

Reviewed 2 December 2015
TravelBugMalaysia
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Malaysia
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  • Excellent45%
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  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
6 Oct 2016
“Spectacular Maiji Mountain”
1 Dec 2015
“Do not miss this !!!”
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South of Maijishan Country, Maiji District, Tianshui 741028, China
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+86 938 273 1407
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Reviewed 7 October 2016

Maiji Mountain is in the top of my list of places visited in China. The place is completely off the tourist track and not that many westerners have made their way to this magical place. It is a bit out of the way however if...More

2  Thank JosePablin
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Reviewed 2 December 2015

Truly amazing mountain . Statues of Buddha carved on the mountain plus the stomach churning climb up the thousand of steps to see the grottoes. Worth the climb!

1  Thank TravelBugMalaysia
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Reviewed 18 October 2014

After 45mins' bus ride from our hotel, we arrived at the mountain area, and boy, was I impressed! I've only seen pictures of the place but to be at the actual site and see up-close with my own eyes, wow! You walk up the sloping...More

3  Thank Starry-nite
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Reviewed 28 May 2014

The mountain is noted for its caves, Maiji Grottoes. One hour or so away from the city, we took a nap on the way for our later climb at the mountain. After entering the main entrance, we took a buggy car to the mountain feet...More

5  Thank peggielv
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Reviewed 17 July 2012

One of my prized memories from living and studying in China was my trip to Maiji Mountain. It's a very old place, with construction dating back to the 4th and 5th century AD. Over all these years, the Buddhist monks carved out over 1,000 square...More

5  Thank steveguidry
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Reviewed 16 July 2011

A series of walkways criss-cross the mountain giving you access to all the caves and grottoes. Be warned, there are a lot of stairs, no wheelchair access, no toilets once you're on the wall and kids will tire quickly, but it's worth the effort.

4  Thank swhale
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Reviewed 1 May 2009

Location fantastic but the caves are all closed and you have to peer through rusty metal doors so little can be seen.

Thank galleon1
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