Once a powerful capital of ancient China, Louyang boasts historical sites that make ancient mysteries come to life. Near Luoyang the enigmatical Shaolin Temple is birthplace of Chinese martial arts and Zen Buddhism. Discover Luoyang and Dengfeng on this 3 days Luoyang tour. Have a deep feeling of the beauty of Buddhist art when you marvel at Longmen Grottoes. Uncover the mystery of Chinese Kung Fu at Shaolin Temple when you watch an incredible Kung Fu show performed by real masters.

Duration: 3 days & 2 nights

Travel Style: private tour

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Arrive at Luoyang by bullet train, be met and transfer to hotel check in. The rest of the day is free at your own leisure. You may explore the neighborhood to discover yummy foods and witness yourself real local life.

This morning, your guide and driver will take you to Dengfeng City, where you will visit the famous Shaolin Temple. Shaolin temple was built in 495, and it played an important role on the development of Buddhism in China. Later, you will be guided to the Pagoda Forest at the temple to view different kinds of ancient towers in the square with rectangular and hexagonal shapes. The temple is known in and outside of China for Shaolin Kung Fu, afterwards we will arrange you to enjoy a marvelous Kung Fu performance in the temple.

Drive back to Luoyang city in the late afternoon and have a leisurely stroll at Luoyang Old Town. It is a lively place with residential areas, snack streets, small shops. You can see many ancient buildings and have a chance to experience the lifestyle of the locals there.

Meal: B, L

Clients take photo with Shaolin masters

After a nice breakfast at hotel, you will be met and transferred to visit Longmen Grottoes. As one of the three most famous ancient stone sculptural sites in China, there are more than 2100 niches, 2,800 inscribed stone tablets. Buddhist pagodas and nearly 110,000 Buddhist images and statues still exist today. After 2.5 hours visit in Longmen Grottoes, you will have lunch at local restaurant and then transfer to rail station for your departure. End of your 3-day Luoyang and Shaolin Temple tour.

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Meal: B, L

Longmen Grottoes

What's included

  • 1-on-1 Travel Consultant

    Your China based expert listens to your wishes carefully, provides professional advice, ensures unlimited itinerary revisions before done and 24/7 helpline service while traveling.

  • Private Local Guide and Driver

    Your guides are friendly, helpful and knowledgeable, and your drivers are professional, polite and patient. They are very flexible to accommodate your personal needs and happy to show you the local attractions, history, culture, foods and real life. 
    Private transfers from hotel to attractions, airport or train station are also included.

  • Accommodation to Suit Your Preference

    We hand pick hotels ranging from luxury 5 star, superior 4 star to comfortable 3 star. Luxury or cozy boutique hotels and budget guesthouses are also among your choices. You could decide where to stay to meet your taste and budget.

  • Gourmet Meals

    Most of the hotels we select offer both Western and Chinese buffet breakfast. Lunch and dinner included are arranged in selected restaurants to taste authentic Chinese cuisine and local specialties. Thus you may also have a unique food tour.
    Meals specified in itinerary as B=breakfast, L=lunch, D=dinner.

  • Attractions and Activities Listed on the Itinerary

    Our city tour packages have included the (first/main) entry to all attractions and the expenses of activities on the itinerary (except the optional activities).

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