Private Tour to Zhongyue Temple, Shaolin Temple and Zen Music Ceremony from Luoyang

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Stop At: Zhongyue Temple, 4 Miles East of the City, Dengfeng 452470 China

Following an afternoon pickup from your accommodation in Luoyang city,  meet your private guide and hop aboard your air-conditioned vehicle. Heading directly to Zhongyue Temple, which will takes about 1.5 hours. Your tour guide will explain the relate histories and stories along the way, feel free to ask any questions if you have...
Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Zhongyue Temple, 4 Miles East of the City, Dengfeng 452470 China

Following an afternoon pickup from your accommodation in Luoyang city,  meet your private guide and hop aboard your air-conditioned vehicle. Heading directly to Zhongyue Temple, which will takes about 1.5 hours. Your tour guide will explain the relate histories and stories along the way, feel free to ask any questions if you have!

Zhongyue Temple was first built during the Qin Dynasty (221-206 BC) and was the place where emperors and ministers from various historical periods paid their respects to the God of Mount Songshan in central China. It is the largest and oldest intact building complex among the Five Holy Mountains in China. It is praised as the palace museum in central China and the sixth paradise of Taoism.


Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Monastero Shaolin (Shaolin Temple), Songshan Mountain, Dengfeng 450000 China

Afterwards, you will visit the Shaolin Temple. First, you will have a chance to witness the real Kungfu performed by Shaolin monks. As a UNESCO Site, the Shaolin Temple was first constructed in 495 A.D. Later, Emperor Xiaowen of the Northern Wei Dynasty (386-557) had the temple built to accommodate the Indian master Batuo. As Chinese Kungfu also originated from Shaolin Temple, it has been recognized as the origin of Chan Buddhism and the cradle of Kungfu. Accompanied by your knowledgable tour guide, you will get you know the histories and related stories about Shaolin Temple - culture, people and soul.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Pagoda Forest of Shaolin Temple, West of Shaolin Temple, Dengfeng 450000 China

Afterwards, you will explore the Pagoda Forest which is a concentration of tomb pagodas for eminent monks and abbots of the temple.

There are more than 240 tomb pagodas of various sizes from the Tang, Song, Jin, Yuan, Ming and Qing dynasties (618-1911), making it the biggest pagoda forest in China. 

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Shaolin Zen Music Ritual, Shixiangou Tourist Zone, Dengfeng 452470 China

Enjoy a delicious dinner in the local restaurant, then attend the amazing Zen Music Shaolin Ceremony.

The Zen Music Shaolin Ceremony is a real-scene musical extravaganza featuring music, dance, light and Shaolin kung fu. Shaolin Zen Music Ritual stages in Daxian Valley with hills standing vertically as backdrop, covering a floorage of 5 square kilometers. Live chants by monks of Shaolin Temple, fabulous stage effect and soothing Zen music constitute to a marvelous artistic work integrating culture, history and nature. The Zen Music Shaolin Grand Ceremony ranks first among top five live-action performances in China.

After your the show, you will be transferred back to your hotel in Luoyang.

Duration: 2 hours

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Important Details

Included
  • Bottled water
  • Private tour
  • Entrance fee
  • Entry/Admission - Monastero Shaolin (Shaolin Temple)
  • Entry/Admission - Shaolin Zen Music Ritual
  • Show ticket
  • Professional guide
  • Entry/Admission - Zhongyue Temple
  • Dinner
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off( For hotels in Luoyang city)
  • Entry/Admission - Pagoda Forest of Shaolin Temple
  • Transport by private vehicle
Not Included
  • Gratuities
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
We will pick you up from your hotel in Luoyang city, please offer the hotel information when make

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12:00 PM
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
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