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All Inclusive Private Day Tour to Shaolin Temple and Longmen Grottoes from Zhengzhou

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What to Expect
Following a morning pickup from your accommodation in Zhengzhou city center at 8:00am,  meet your private guide and hop aboard your air-conditioned vehicle. Heading directly to Shaolin Temple, which will takes about 1.5 hours. Your tour guide will explain the relate histories and stories along the way, feel free to ask any questions if you have!

Shaolin Temple is famous for Chinese Kungfu, first you will have a chance to witness the real Kungfu performed by Shaolin monks. As a UNESCO Site, the Shaolin Temple was first constructed in 495 A.D. Later, Emperor Xiaowen of the Northern Wei Dynasty (386-557) had the temple built to accommodate the Indian master Batuo. As Chinese Kungfu also originated from Shaolin Temple, it has been recognized as the origin of Chan Buddhism and the cradle of Kungfu. Accompanied by your knowledgable tour guide, you will get you know the histories and related stories about Shaolin Temple - culture, people and soul.

Afterwards, you will explore the Pagoda Forest which is a concentration of tomb pagodas for eminent monks and abbots of the temple.

There are more than 240 tomb pagodas of various sizes from the Tang, Song, Jin, Yuan, Ming and Qing dynasties (618-1911), making it the biggest pagoda forest in China. 

Enjoy a delicious lunch in the local restaurant, then heading to Longmen Grottoes (Approx. 1.5 hours drive). 

As the UNESCO Site, The Longmen Grottoes comprise more than 2,300 caves and niches carved into the steep limestone cliffs over a 1km long stretch. It is the largest and most impressive collection of Chinese art of the late Northern Wei and Tang Dynasties (316-907). Accompanied  by your knowledgable tour guide, you will also visit the Fengxian Temple and the Wanfo Cave.

After your Longmen Grottoes tour finished,  you can choose to end your tour in Luoyang, or be transferred back to your hotel in Zhengzhou.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
We will pick you up from you hotel in Zhengzhou ,please provide hotel information when make booking
Departure Time
8:30 AM
Duration
8h
Return Details
Your Hotel in Zhengzhou City
Inclusions
  • Bottled water
  • Lunch
  • Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (For hotels in Zhengzhou city)
  • Private tour
  • Transport by private vehicle
  • Fuel surcharge
  • Entrance fee
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • The tour is about 8-10 hours, if you want to extend the tour, please pay 30USD to your guide and driver for each extra hour
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • The tour is about 8-10 hours, if you want to extend the tour, please pay 30USD to your guide and driver for each extra hour
  • Infant meals not included
  • Dress code is smart casual
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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