An unmistakable sight on Snake Hill, the Yellow Crane Tower offers a unique insight into Wuhan’s rich history and heritage. An easy way to enjoy this well known attraction is to stay at serviced apartments Wuhan has to offer within easy reach of the site such as Citadines ZhuanKou Wuhan.
Considered a symbol of the city, the Yellow Crane Tower stands proudly amidst the landscape and has a long history that dates back over several dynasties. While many changes were made to the tower over the centuries, its current manifestation is one that is tied with the Qing Dynasty. Reaching heights of around 168 feet, the tower has a distinctive architectural style with each floor design resembling elements of a crane’s wings. The roof of Yellow Crane Tower is adorned with thousands of yellow glazed tiles, while those exploring inside will come across a variety of fascinating exhibits. Look to head to the top from where one can take in vistas of the Yangtze River.
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