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Sanmenxia is a prefecture-level city in western Henan province. As the westernmost prefecture-level city in Henan, Sanmenxia borders Luoyang to the east , Nanyang to the southeast and the province of Shanxi o­n all other sides. It administers hubin district , Linbao city, Yima city, Lushi county , shan county and Mianchi county. It has an area of 10496 squaue kilometres and a population of 2.2 million.   Sanmenxia City is an emerging industrial city which was built with the construction of the first dam o­n Yellow River in the 1950s. However, the city has a much longer history. It is o­ne of the birthplaces of ancient Chinese culture. Human beings began to live in the area as early as 500,000 to 600,000 years ago. Some major clans appeared in the region 5 to 6 thousand years ago. In Xia (c.2100BC-c.1600BC) and Shang (c.1600BC-c.1100BC) dynasties, Sanmenxia was the center of the region.There..

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  • Hangu Pass

    Hangu Pass

    Introduction Hangu pass is located in Wangduo village which is 15km away from Lingbao city in Henan, it is 75km away from Sanmenxia city. It is in the Changan ancient road , near the Ye..

  • Baolun Temple pagoda

    Baolun Temple pagoda

    Introduction Located in the Shanzhou Scenic Area, it was originally a pagoda in the Baolun Temple of Shanzhou city. Back in the Tang Dynasty, it was built by Master Dao Xiu, and in 1177..

  • Yangshao culture site

    Yangshao culture site

    Introduction Yangshao culture site is located in Yangshao village which is 9 km away from the northern of Yingchi county , Sanmenxia city. It was first discovered by Anderson, a Swedish ..


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