Day 1 Nanjing
Mausoleum of Dr. Sun Yat Sen, Ming Xiaoling Mausoleum, Zhonghua Gate, Confucius Temple
The Mausoleum of Dr. Sun Yat Sen used to be the presidential palace of Dr. Sun Yat Sen, who is the father of China’s great revolution.
The Ming Xiaoling Mausoleum is the place where Zhu Yuanzhang, the founding emperor of the Ming Dynasty was buried, and he was the only Ming emperor buried outside of Beijing.
The Zhonghua Gate is a renowned ancient city gate in China with the most complex structure in the world; meanwhile, it is one of the best preserved Ming Dynasty fortresses in all of China.
The Confucius Temple was originally established in the Song Dynasty, it is the place to worship and consecrate Confucius, the great philosopher and educator of ancient China.
Day 2 Nanjing
Linggu Temple, Treasure Shipyard Site, Nanjing Presidential Palace
The Linggu Temple, an influential Buddhist temple, was first built over 1,000 years ago, and over the centuries it has played a leading role in the development of Buddhism in the region.
The Treasure Shipyard Site is renovated on the ruin of an ancient shipyard. Zheng He (1371–1433), China’s most famous explorer and admiral, was the leader of a large fleet of ships and went on seven journeys to the Indian Ocean. Zheng He built his maiden fleet in the shipyard.
Nanjing Presidential Palace is the presidential offices for Sun Yatsen’s government in 1912 and for the Kuomingtang from 1927 to 1949.
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