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Damodong, Dengfeng

(3.2/5 based on 550+ reviews on the web)
Included on the World Cultural and Natural Heritage list, Damodong welcomes all visitors to the cradle of the Shaolin Martial Arts and Zen Buddhism of China. Situated amid a mountainous landscape, the temple brims with peace and serenity amid the vibrant wildflowers and fragrant pines. Visit some of many attractions located at the temple complex like large halls, caves, and forests and the training center. Besides exploring the compound, you can also watch kung fu performances and follow virtual guides to learn about the site's turbulent history. Make Damodong a part of your Dengfeng vacation plans using our Dengfeng travel itinerary maker.
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  • 一直以來對少林寺有無限嚮往. 剛好有機會到鄭州,一定要去朝聖一番. 但是總感覺非常糟,對旅客要求進佛殿參拜前需添油香,還有到處販賣住持加持過的產品. 變成非常商業的旅遊景點.和原先想像中多麼神聖的地方完全不一樣啊!  more »
  • Our 13 year old is a devotee of the martial arts and this is why we came. For him, it was a great and spiritual experience. He loved being there, seeing the monks, seeing the show, etc. Kind of like a...  more »
  • First of all, it was a bit surprising that one can now drive right up to the entrance of the Shaolin Temple. It is only at 1300 meters, the lowest altitude among the three famous wushu grounds of orig...  more »
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  • This was originally a place of meditation, but with daily crowds, that's now difficult. Still a place everyone should visit though, as part of a trip to the Shaolin Temple.
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  • Temple Dharma-Dong, daruma Daishi India spreading Zen to China nine years towards the wall meditation that is wrong is the location on the map. Position of the true Dharma-dong in the first Hermitage in the back to back up the mountain from here two hours, located a little below the Summit. Please note from the first Hermitage which is followed by steep stairs. This map is Shaolin Temple where it seems.
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  • 其實沒什麼參觀價值,門票又貴,跟其他寺廟的格局大同小異,建議在門口拍照留念完就可以走了