Luoyang is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Luoyang one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Luoyang is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Luoyang or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Luoyang. Explore the historical monuments of Luoyang with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Luoyang guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Luoyang page for the complete list of attractions and activities.
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Top Historical Luoyang landmarks
Traverse through the finest landmarks and famous historical buildings of Luoyang.
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13 Long Men Zhong Jie, Luolong, Luoyang, Henan, China
07:00 am - 07:50 pm
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 ta...
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Baima Si Lu, Luoyang, China
07:30 am - 05:30 pm
The White Horse Pagoda, located in the east of Luoyang city, is one of the oldest Buddhist temples in China. Considered to be the cradle of Chinese Buddhism, the temple boasts of magnificent architecture that has remained intact for over 1900 years. Apart from the vivid Buddha statutes and striking architecture, it also offers the visitors to liste...
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North of Zhongzhou Road, Jianxi District, Luoyang 471003, China
05:00 am - 08:30 pm
King City Park or Wangcheng Park is the largest park located in the heart of Luoyang city. It was built in 1955 during the Zhou Dynasty and Wangcheng Park literally means ‘the city of king’ hence it is also called as the King Park. The park is famous for its cultural and historical spots. The Architecture of the place is of ancient time...
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Guanlin Town, Luolong District, Luoyang 471023, China
08:00 am - 05:00 pm
Located in the south of Luoyang city, the Guanlin temple was built in 1596, during the reign of Emperor Wanli in the Ming dynasty and was expanded during the Qing dynasty. It was built to honour the great General Guan Yu of the state of Shu during the three kingdoms period. Legend says that the head of General Guan Yu was buried here. Spread over a...
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Laocheng District, Luoyang 471000, China
12:01 am - 12:00 am
The Luoyang Old town district is the best place to visit for the ancient architecture. The old town district measures a few square miles at the center, but extends out over twenty square miles. The streets here are generally old and narrow, and have lots of shops on either side. The area features a museum of folk art; you’ll also find several...
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Louyang District, Luoyang 471023, China.
09:00 am - 07:00 pm
The Baiyun Park is the last tourist point in the Longmen Grottoes. The park is located in a picturesque valley and is known for its quiet and peaceful environment. It was built to honour the Tang dynasty poet Bai Tszyui, who admired the beauty of the landscape and spent the later days of his life here. The park offers a perfect relaxing site after ...
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Airport Rd, Laocheng, Luoyang, Henan, China
08:30 am - 05:30 pm
The museum of ancient tombs is a museum devoted to exhibit ancient tombs. Located at the Mang Hill, in the north of Luoyang city, it covers an area of around 7.4 acres. The museum is housed in a compound of magnificent buildings built in the Han Dynasty architectural style. It is divided into two parts; the Upper level and the Underground level. Al...
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West of Launchuang County, Luanchuan County 471500, China
07:30 am - 06:30 pm
Cockscomb Limestone cave is 600 million years old natural cave, which was found during the Qing Dynasty. The cave holds an important position in archaeology, scientific research and tourism. It also comes under the top ten scenic spots of Henan Province and has a pleasant climate around the year. The cave is very large and irregular, with different...