Splendid China in Shenzhen Tour Guide:
This attraction is a godsend for those wishing to explore all of China’s major landmarks but short of time. Aptly named, Splendid China is a miniature park par excellence that recreates China and all its major landmarks, in perfect proportion to the actual originals, thereby giving you a truly intrinsic experience of China as a nation. You can explore over 80 miniature sites that depict not just architectural and historic landmarks but exhibit China’s topographical diversity as well.
Marvel at the famous Terra Cotta Warriors and Horses of Xian; walk past the most famous sections of the Great Wall of China; check out the magnificence of the Forbidden City of Beijing. Travel to Tibet the same day without any altitude sickness for a view of the incredible Potala Palace. Return to Beijing for an astronomy lesson in the 15th Century Ancient Observatory and revel in the picturesque beauty of the Old Summer Palace and its gardens.
You can also see recreations of China’s natural attractions such as the Stone Forest, the Taishan Mountain, the Li River and the Huangguoshu Waterfall; get an insight into the traditions and culture of China’s different ethnic groups; and enjoy Chinese local dance performances, music and other celebrations. Major highlights include the wedding ceremony of the Qing Dynasty Emperor Guangxu, a sacrificial ceremony at the Temple of Heaven; a Chinese folk wedding and shows such as the Horse Battlefield Show and the China Dragon and Phoenix Dance.