Dapeng Fortress is one of the ‘Top Eight Scenic Spots’ in Shenzhen. It was built in 1394 to protect the area from pirates and was developed into a village during the Ming and Qing dynasties. Occupying an area of 110,000sqm., Dapeng Fortress is the only State-protected cultural relic in Shenzhen. It is only a 5-minute walk away from the Dongshan Monastery.
Official website: http://www.szdpsc.com/
How to get there: Bus E11, H92 from the Gymnasium bus stop (体育馆)
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