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Shaolin Temple, Dengfeng

(3.8/5 based on 550+ reviews on the web)
Included on the World Cultural and Natural Heritage list, Shaolin Temple 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 Shaolin Temple a part of your Dengfeng vacation plans using our Dengfeng travel itinerary maker.
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TripAdvisor
  • A very well maintained complex in a very beautiful landscape. Birthplace of Zen and martial arts learning center. A must visit
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  • 到了這裡、建議要停政府的停車場,就是人不會熱情招呼的停車場,保證是不會被騙,過度熱情的就小心付出額外的代價,吃東西我選了在售票處廣場的小騎士炸雞,消費很合理心裡不怕被宰,然後把錢花在請導遊,80元一個小時,不管你人數多少,專屬於你,導遊指的是有導遊證,而且在遊客中心有掛牌,這是屬於公單位的,我們因為一開始怕被騙,所以直到看完少林寺武僧表演後出來,才找了導遊趙小姐,很專業的人員,報價50元只導少林寺...  more »
  • Well the truth is Shaolin Temple has turned to a company. It's too commercial and got a CEO! They got overseas branch's in expensive cities. To take picture with monks they might ask you for money. We...  more »
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  • I dont know why this holly place attract me everytime. I wish if i could stay there for some days and learn the Art of Spirituality. I really goes in other world when i imagine of these things. I would love to go there verry soon.
  • i m mad about kung fu and other martial arts so its like heaven to me
  • Fun seeing the buildings that are shown in movies. Loved watching several hundred kids practicing kungfu. Take the cable cars into the mountains for great hiking trails.
  • L am 13 l have been doing Kung fu since l was 5 it's awesome l would love to go there
  • Once in life would be honoured to learn in shaolin temple if got a chance... Feel for martial art