The tour guide will pick you up at approx. 8:30 am from Luoyang downtown hotel lobby or Railway Station Exit, please provide hotel or train information (Train Code and Arrival Time) while booking.
Sit in the air-conditioned vehicle to start the full day trip, you will firstly come to the Longmen Grottoes - one of the four great grottoes in China. There are 2,345 caves with 2,680 statues, over 70 stupas and 2,680 inscribed stone tablets densely scattered along the cliffs on both banks of Yi River.
After enjoying a delicious lunch and tasting local food in a well-selected restaurant, continue to visit the Shaolin Temple. Situated in Songshan Mountain, this temple is honored as the cradle of the Chinese Zen Buddhism and the Shaolin Martial Arts, it is surely worthy of a visit if you are interested Shaolin Kung Fu. Follow your guide to discover the history of Chinese martial arts, and visit the main sites in the temple like Hall of Heavenly Kings, the Grand Hall, the Sutra Depository, Hall of Thousands of Buddha and the Pagoda Forest.
To conclude the Luoyang highlights trip, your guide will drop you off at Luoyang downtown hotel or Railway Station (Please provide train time for proper arrangement if you prefer train station drop-off).