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Upon arrival at Luoyang airport we will be there to pick you up and transfer you to your hotel for the night.
Today we explore the UNESCO - listed 6th Century Longman Caves etched into the cliffs of the Yi River. The 1300 caves (grottoes) are adorned with 100,000 statues and627 images of Buddha and his disciples, carved during the Northern Wei Dynasty. Later we visit the Peony Square to watch ballroom dancing, tai chi and sword fighting. The remainder of the day is free.
Enjoy a half day tour of the White Horse Temple, the first Buddhist temple in China. The rest of the day is free for you to relax or explore independently.
Situated on Song Shan mountain in the Henan province, the Shaolin Temple is said to be the “Number One Temple under Heaven”. The temple symbolizes the beginning of the Chinese Zen Buddhism and the Shaolin Martial Arts. Surrounded by mountains and lush vegetation, the temple is in a picturesque spot. The Shaolin Temple offers a range of cultural sites including the the Dharma Cave.
Sadly your last day with us with your departure airport transfer.
About 100km northwest of Lijiang in Yunnan province is where the Yangtze River’s upper reaches, the Jingsha Jiang, channel with ...