Haibao Tower

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Situated in the northern suburbs of Yinchuan, Haibao Tower is also known as the North Tower, in relation to Chengtian Tower in the southwestern corner of the city. It is a 11-story brick structure standing 53.9 m high. A tunnel in the basement leads up to the platform of the tower seat. Winding one’s way up to the ninth story, one may command a panoramic view of the Helan Mountains and the Yellow River. The tower is noted for its clean lines and unique architectural style. It is now under state protection.

Haibao Pagoda, the earliest Buddhist structure in Ningxia