Ming Xiaoling Mausoleum

It is located in the eastern outskirts of Nanjing City, south of Zijinshan(Zhongshan) , Dulongfuwanzhu Peak, and the western side of Maoshan. Ming Xiaoling Mausoleum is the tomb of Zhu Yuanzhang, the founder of the Ming dynasty. It took 17 years to be built, and what we see today is only part of the cemetery. The mausoleum was laid out in a majestic manner with strict regulations. The form of the mausoleum continued for the Ming and Qing dynasties and was selected as a UNESCO World Heritage site in 2003.

Business Hour

Open from 03/01-10/31 6:30am-6:30pm
Open from 11/01-02/28 6:30am-6:00pm

Tips add

1.As you will be required to do a lot of walking within the scenic area, it is advisable that you wear comfortable and light shoes.2. Most people will enter Ming Xiaoling Mausoleum from its South and then head north until they reach BaoDing which is the one of the core attractions of the scenic area.

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