Dàpéng Fortress information
This walled town and lively village built 600 years ago lies on Shēnzhèn's eastern edge and was a key battle site in the Opium Wars of the 19th century. Stately mansions, fortress gates and ornate temples from the Ming and Qing dynasties are the main attractions. Having the place to yourself with very few visitors is another.
Board bus 360 at Yínhú bus station or near China Regency Hotel on Sungang Lu. The journey takes about 90 minutes. At Dàpéng bus station (大鹏总站; Dàpéng Zǒngzhàn) change to bus 966. A taxi from Luóhú costs ¥190.