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and one of the country’s tallest at 2,160 meters. It is near the small town of Huayin about 120 kilometers east of Xi’an.
Visitors can take a gondola ride to midmountain or they can walk all the way up on the stairs built around it. In the morning the gondola lift is not encumbered with long lines, so it’s best to get there early if that’s how you want to go up the mountain.
The only disadvantage to arriving early is the heavy mountain mist. About 2 pm it begins to clear and surrounding peaks become more visible.
Plan on spending the whole day there, you won’t regret it. Food, water and other beverages are provided all the way up the mountain at various small restaurants and food stands.
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The other must-see de at the foot of Wutai Mou county not far from Xi’an Folk Art Museum.
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The museum covers 82 built in the typical Ming styles.
The Guanzhong Folk Art Museum has a classy array of ancient residences relocated from different areas of Shaanxi.
The Changle Gate is a well-preserved city wall built during the Ming Dynasty (1368-1644).