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Longmen Mountain

Bank of Yihe River, Luolong District, Luoyang 471000, China
+86 379 6598 0972
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Largest exhibit at the grottoes

The main highlight of the Longmen Grottoes is the tall mountain in the centre of the western caves... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Worth a visit

The Grotto's and Buddha are well worth seeing and just amazing in regards to the sheer size. It... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Perth, Australia
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Bank of Yihe River, Luolong District, Luoyang 471000, China
+86 379 6598 0972
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The main highlight of the Longmen Grottoes is the tall mountain in the centre of the western caves. It's a very steep climb, but well worth it as this has the largest of all the carvings. It will be crowded, no matter what. You can...More

1  Thank Jarko2015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Grotto's and Buddha are well worth seeing and just amazing in regards to the sheer size. It really makes you wonder how it was all done without modern tools. Walk over the river to the other side to look back to see the Buddha...More

Thank Aussies10
Reviewed 3 September 2017

If you are in Luoyang this is probably its most interesting site. It takes some walking while at the area but it is worth it.

Thank pacobp101
Reviewed 22 May 2017

We had no idea of this wonderful site when planning our trip to Xi'an to see the Terracotta Warriors. So glad we took the train to Luoyang. It was amazing. Spent a couple of hours touring the caves. If going in the summer, you will...More

1  Thank Jane P
Reviewed 12 May 2017

History, art, nature. Perfect combination for me. Took public bus from the city.Spent the whole day @ Longmen mountain, wondering around, discovering new caves, new details, observing other visitors. Don't miss the tea garden. It's a perfect place to have a nice tea ceremony and...More

Thank Marketa T
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

Just amazing! A must see, when you are in Luoyang. Anyway you will see it, when you visit the Longmen Grottoes (it is included the ticket price).

Thank myegotrip
Reviewed 11 May 2017

This was my second time going to the Longmen Grottos. They are absolutely amazing. You need to be fit to experience all the grottos, there is a lot of walking up steep rock. The stairs are well organised but its arduous. You would struggle to...More

Thank 79linda2015
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Really nice to visit this place. Full of statues carved onto the wall in the mountains. This place is huge & highly recommended to visit.

1  Thank PrincessFebruary
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Very impressive rock carvings. Thousands of Buddhas.... Could relate some of the carving styles to those seen in India. Authorities have made the place congestion free by stopping private vehicles 2 kms before the site and have arranged battery operated carts to take visitors to...More

Thank AchuRajesh
Reviewed 7 October 2016

A must see place while in Central China, its absolutely spectacular, the carvings, the statues, the caves, the scenery around you and the river along the side of the mountain is incredible. As a traveller's tip please use the electric bus and pay to be...More

1  Thank JosePablin
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