Iron Pagoda Park
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Iron Pagoda Park information
Rising up within Iron Pagoda Park is a magnificent 55m, 11th-century pagoda, a gorgeous, slender brick edifice wrapped in glazed rust-coloured tiles (hence the name); it’s narrow stairs are climbable for ¥30. Take bus 1 from Zhongshan Lu or a taxi will cost ¥10.