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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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  • Like Kung fu movies such as Jackie Chan, lirincei childhood was seen, at last came to that Shaolin Temple. From Zhengzhou station bus terminal grain sealed bus station take bus about an hour and a half. Rates are 28 was the original. From there further Shaolin Temple bound bus (5 original) to ride and arrived at the entrance of the Shaolin Temple in about 30 minutes. Time Shao Lin Jing-an introductory fee is 100 Yuan. Went inside and immediately school students would create a column in a group, are marching into eyes. Ahead of them was Shao Lin Tower ditch Wu School embujo. I wonder if perhaps a martial arts here. The Shaolin Temple martial arts Hall and shows a day 5 times (7 times in summer), once a 30-minute demonstration here (admission is included in an introductory fee). Further back in the Shaolin Temple. Finally came to the Holy Land of the Shaolin martial arts. Pass through the gate and into the blue skies shine flocked lined with yellow Ginkgo trees. Tree's and 1500. Very large and fine. That dented by practice on the floor of the caves of the innermost hollow. Place small towers that are mushrooming ahead of the Shaolin Temple. Tower Grove and the tombs of past that. This is quite impressive. Which the tower stands 2 time (suuzann) small room mountain to climb, one China Taoist holy land, 5 Mt. ropeway. I went 11-early autumn was very clean. On the ropeway in Jiuzhaigou District 3 Crown will be made at promenade, excellent, very good. Back return to the grain ring of the city by bus (5 original), from Luoyang City took about an hour and a half by coach (25 Yuan).
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  • The temple was described online as the best in Henan but it was actually a dirty dump. The path was dusty and also there was only one bathroom in the area that was called a five-star restroom but it w...  more »
  • Much heard it probably has, but is again slightly different to be on the spot. I was positively surprised about the Organization and maintenance of the facility. There are even monks on the spot and Schüler...wie in the picture book. Recommended!
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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