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Wondered why this cave is listed here and not the more impressive gigantic gotto with large sized... read more

Reviewed March 29, 2018
Singapore, Singapore
Part of the grottoes

Yes, this is part of the Longmen grottoes, and equally worthwhile. A place to go if in the area... read more

Reviewed March 24, 2018
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Longmen Town, Luolong District, Luoyang 471023, China
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Reviewed March 29, 2018

Wondered why this cave is listed here and not the more impressive gigantic gotto with large sized statues. It actually consists of 3 caves - North, Middle and South Binyan Caves. The middle Binyan Cave took the longest time to build from year 500 to...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed March 24, 2018

Yes, this is part of the Longmen grottoes, and equally worthwhile. A place to go if in the area at all. But try to go on day without rain, the stairs may be slippery when wet!

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank AnotherSwede
Reviewed December 29, 2017

This should not be listed as a separate attraction. It is simply a part of the Longmen Grottos. The grottos are an amazing feat considering how long ago these little caves and statues were made. Bring lots of water if you're going in the summer....More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Ronny36
Reviewed November 30, 2017

This is part of Luoyang Longmen Grottoes. All under the same packaged location. It pales in comparison to the Giant Buddha of course, but I really don't see the point in splitting this up. It should be reviewed together with Luoyang Longmen Grottoes.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank kuodoc
Reviewed November 29, 2017

In my opinion Binyang Cave is a must visit for every nature lover. I would suggest you get early to avoid crowd.

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed May 4, 2017 via mobile

This is one of the parts of the Longman Grottos. The history here is amazing, Cost to enter the Grottos is 150 RMB which includes this cave. English Tour Guides are available for around 100 RMB - we did not use a guide so I...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank LindaE534
Reviewed January 25, 2017

The biggest Buddha statue of the Grottos is definitely the highlight. On the sides flanked by other big statues. The best thing here was that the visitors were waiting for taking a picture with the big Buddha. It is a good way up the stairs,...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank paukie
Reviewed November 29, 2016

It was an amazing historical trail, my children loved it! The carvings on the cave walls were intricate and I could not imagine how they did this with minimal and non sophisticated tools during those time. The surroundings are peaceful and the lake is just...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank petsal
Reviewed October 28, 2016

Well preserved, and simply a masterpiece. It is worth all the walk and the hot sun to see this part.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank CharetMelbourne
Reviewed October 6, 2016

This is by far the most spectacular Cave of the Longmen Grottoes and the largest one. Make sure to spend a good time admiring the magnificence of this cave carvings and monumental statues.

Date of experience: August 2016
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