Longmen Grottoes, Luoyang

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  • Address: 13 Long Men Zhong Jie, Luolong, Luoyang, Henan, China
  • Timings: 07:00 am - 07:50 pm Details
  • Phone: +86379-65980972
  • Ticket Price: 120 CNY
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Art And Culture, Temple, Outdoors, Cave, Observatory, Statue, Tourist Center, Family And Kids, Architecture , Tomb, Unesco Site
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About Longmen Grottoes, Luoyang

The Longmen Grottes are located on the Yi riverbank, in the south of Luoyang city. The site is of great value in the world sculpture history and has been listed as a World Cultural Heritage Site by UNESCO. There are about 2,100 grottoes and niches, over 1,00,000 Buddhist images and statues, over 40 crematory urns and around 3,600 inscribed stone tablets. It is considered to be one of the three most important treasure houses of stone inscriptions in China. The Longmen Grottoes exhibit an extensive collection of art, music, religion, calligraphy, medicine and architecture. Highlights and must sees include:

  • Qianxi Temple
  • Fengxian Temple
  • Wanfo Cave
  • Guyang Cave
  • Binyang Cave
  • Lotus Cave
  • Baihuyi’s Tomb
  • Letian Hall

Longmen Grottoes Information

  • Ticket sales for the Night tour stops after 9:00pm.

Longmen Grottoes Opening and Closing Hours

  • Night Tour : (April 1st – October 10th )– 6:30 - 10:00pm

How To reach Longmen Grottoes by Public Transport

  • By Bus : Bus no. 81, 53, and 60

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