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NorthWei Dynasty Cave Temple

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Stunning buddhist sculpture grottoes. Must see!

These beautiful sculpted caves in Henan province, far less known as those of nearby Longmen, are... read more

Reviewed July 31, 2017
155guidob
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Fantastic Northern Wei Grottoes 479-499 AD

These grottoes are smaller than Longmen, but much more accessible. No crowds, direct access. Very... read more

Reviewed June 6, 2017
Edith B
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Jun 3, 2018
“Not much to see but ok”
Jul 31, 2017
“Stunning buddhist sculpture grottoes. Must see!”
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NorthWei Dynasty Cave Temple, Siwan Village, Nanhedu Town, Gongyi 451251, China
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Reviewed June 3, 2018 via mobile

I first wanted to go to the other (xuehua) caves, but it was late in afternoon and wasn't sure about closing time so ended up at this place. Except 2 small openings built like a small Bouddha temple, there's no cave here. The place has...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed July 31, 2017

These beautiful sculpted caves in Henan province, far less known as those of nearby Longmen, are outright stunning. Dating as far back as the Northern Wei,Tang and Song dynasties they offer you an array of classical Chinese sculpture of very high quality. Moreover, compared to...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed June 6, 2017

These grottoes are smaller than Longmen, but much more accessible. No crowds, direct access. Very little damage, you can get into at least one or two of the grottos, Buddhas, stone carvings, frescos, so full of detail, color, very little damage.

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed November 24, 2014

its really nice place. its not famous, in the place there r few perple. the carving is in mystery and mot common.

Date of experience: November 2014
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