Shibaozhai Pagoda

Forty-five kilometers away from Zhong County, in Chongqing City, Shibaozhai is on the peak of isolated Yuying Hill rising steeply on the north bank of the Yangtze River. Shibaozhai is a red, wooden tower with 12 floors, leaning against the cliff and facing the water. It is 56 meters high, and each floor having 3 sides with 4 eaves. The splendid structure, whose design is exquisite, takes its tendency along the hills and looks like a fairyland. Shibaozhai is regarded as one of the 8 architectural miracles in the world.

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