Xian 11 City Walls and Gates

© Dennis Kraft

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Xian 11 City Walls and Gates

Xian's city wall is rectangular in shape and takes about 4 hours to walk. It is 12 metres in height and 12 to 14 metres in width with a base that is 15 to 18 metres in width. Ramparts are build at 120 metres, it has 4 watch towers and the wall has 5,984 crenellations. It is also possible to cycle around the city wall in 1.5 to 2 hours.

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