Chibi Ancient Battlefield of the Three Kingdoms, Xianning
(三国赤壁古战场 sān guó chì bì gǔ zhàn chǎng)
Chibi Ancient Battlefield of the Three Kingdoms is where the Battle of Chibi took place. It is one of a few ancient battlefields still remaining in China.
Yijiang Pavilion is on Chibi Mountain along the Yangtze River. It is said that it was the command post of Zhou Yu during the Battle of Red Cliff, from which Zhou could observe Cao Cao’s army.
The current pavilion was built in 1936 in traditional style. It is hexagonal, supported by six pillars and with six sharp roof corners.
Also worth visiting at Chibi Ancient Battlefield are Wuhou Palace, Zhou Yu Stone Statue, Fengchu Temple, Chibi Stele, Chibi Exhibition Hall and the Sculpture Garden of Three Kingdoms.
Scenic spot level: AAAAA
Ideal sightseeing season: all year
Opening hours: 8:00-18:00 (summer)
Ticket price: 120 yuan ($17)
Address: Chibi town, Chibi city, Xianning city, Hubei province
Website: http://chinachibi.com/ (Chinese)
Please do not climb on any statues or trees at the scenic area.
Last Updated: Dec 19, 2018
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