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Longyou Grottoes

Xiaonanhai Town, Longyou County 324400, China
0570-7053567
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Type: Caverns/ Caves
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Shanghai, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

These grottoes were only discovered, or should that be re-discovered, in 1992. People had previously presumed they were just old fish ponds, but when they were drained, people learned that they were actually ancient grottoes that had been hewn from solid rock before the Qin Dynasty, some two thousand five hundred years ago. The construction methods, the lighting methods and... More

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