Private tour to Shaolin Monastery & Longmen Grottoes from Xi'an by Bullet Train

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From $487.18

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Pricing Info: Per Person

Duration: 14 hours

Departs: China, China

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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Visit the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Shaolin Temple and Longmen Grottoes on a private day tour by high-speed train from Xi’an. Enjoy the martial arts practice and the extensive caves and rock face filled with intricate Buddhist stone carvings.

 Your tour includes all transportation, lunch, entrance fees and an informative private guide.
 Travel in a comfortable private vehicle.

What's Included

Chinese lunch in local restaurant

Hotel pick up and drop off

Private transfers with English speaking guide service

Roundtrip bullet train ticket Xi'an-Luoyang-Xi'an (regular class)

What's Not Included

Tips for driver and guide

Traveler Information

  • INFANT: Age: 0 - 2
  • CHILD: Age: 3 - 11
  • ADULT: Age: 12 - 80

Additional Info

  • Face masks provided for travellers
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised
  • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Temperature checks for travellers upon arrival

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.

What To Expect

Monastero Shaolin (Shaolin Temple)
Your guide will meet you at 7:15 am in the hotel lobby and transfer to Xi'an North Railway Station to catch the high speed train to Luoyang (approximately 1.5 hours). Upon arrival you will be transferred to Shaolin Monastery. Shaolin Monastery and its Pagoda Forest were inscribed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2010 as part of the "Historic Monuments of Dengfeng. Enjoy the martial arts practice, seeing the little kids playing Kong Fu.

4 hours • Admission Ticket Included

Longmen Grottoes
This afternoon, we will visit the World Heritage Longmen Grottoes. It’s located about 12km south of Luoyang. The steep limestone cliffs extend for almost a mile and contain approximately 110,000 Buddhist stone statues, 60 stupas and 2,800 inscriptions carved on steles. Most of the carvings at the Longmen site date between the end of the 5th century and the middle of the 8th century. After the tour, transfer to Longmen train station and board on a bullet train back to Xi'an.

2 hours • Admission Ticket Included

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