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Address: Xiaonanhai Town, Longyou County 324400, China
Phone Number: 0570-7053567
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Mysterious ancient caverns. Being defaced spectacularly by modern greed.

This is Indiana Jones stuff. Spectacular mysterious ancient caverns. Most are still full of water and neglected. The most bizarre thing however is the level of destruction that is... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 9, 2015
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Shanghai Region, China
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37 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Even after reading reviews, I was still really unsure what to expect from here. So when we stepped into the first cavern we entered (#7, I believe?) I was happily surprised to feel a sense of awe. It is a little annoying how they've added some modern artwork to the walls, but in my opinion that doesn't take away just... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

This is Indiana Jones stuff. Spectacular mysterious ancient caverns. Most are still full of water and neglected. The most bizarre thing however is the level of destruction that is going on to the ones that are open to the public. Concrete is being poured over them, lights and speakers are installed, large fish ponds are being built inside the grottoes,... More 

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Wudangshan National Park, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015

This place was great I liked the caves and all the work that went into restoring them and making them viewable to the public,but they have done the usual chinese by adding in tacky coloured lights to parts of the cave and music as you walk around outside. Getting here was also a pain seeing as i couldn't manage to... More 

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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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