Shailin Martial Arts Hall, Dengfeng

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Enjoy a kung fu spectacle at the UNESCO-protected Shailin Martial Arts Hall, where visitors are encouraged to climb up to the stage and have a shot against skilled martial artists. After your mock fight, visit the nearby pagoda forest, a cemetery for monks and the largest pagoda complex in the country. See monks praying and performing rituals in Mahavira Hall, admire the golden Maitreya Buddha statues at Shanmen Hall, then head to the Hall of Heavenly Kings to seek guidance and blessings. Arrange to visit Shailin Martial Arts Hall and other attractions in Dengfeng using our Dengfeng tour planner.
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Where to stay in Dengfeng

You can find a variety of budget accommodation in Dengfeng, especially youth hostels scattered around town and in the surrounding verdant mountains. Mid-range hotels dot the hilly landscape as well, offering simple, clean rooms, free wi-fi, and en suite bathroom facilities. Most of the lodging options are well connected to the Dengfeng railway station, offering easy access to some of the main temples and other cultural attractions.
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  • Awesome to view and consider the age and passing of monks who have left their mark. Need to be able to climb stairs although none of them are long staircases.  more »
  • This is serious. To see 40.000 of kung fu, teakwondo and other martial arts practisioners in place, is not easy elsewhere in the world. These kids get up 5.00 every morning and practise till late even...  more »
  • They are awesome marvellous but dont expect brucelee to be there. Not much as displayed in movie. I had a lot of expectations but .. Shows was simple as if they donot want a secret to be displayed. Ma...  more »