THE GREAT WALL OF CHINA AT YUMENGUAN AND YANGGUAN (YUMEN AND YANG PASSES)

The Great Wall of China at Yumenguan and Yangguan (Yumen and Yang Passes)

Dunhuang, China

China’s best-known historic sites and tourist attractions. Yumenguan, meaning Small Square Castle, built by the Han Dynasty, represented one of the key protections along the western border. Yangguan means “parting with sorrow”, as this was the place of saying goodbye to the beloved ones. Today, the historic sites are well-preserved and hundreds of thousands of tourists pay a visit to the Great Wall of China at Yumenguan and Yangguan every year. You can get there from Dunhuang City.

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