Embark on a high-speed train to discover the Kungfu Capital Luoyang with Buddhism expeditions and the best Chinese Kungfu Shows. Delve into the World Heritages of Longmen Grottoes and Shaolin Temple to admire great collections of Buddhism art, explore the profound Buddhism culture and learn the legendary Chinese Kungfu on this 1-day private tour.
In the morning, you will be picked up at your hotel and escorted to the railway station to travel to Luoyang.
Upon arrival, you will be welcomed by your friendly local tour guide and driven directly to sight-see the artistic wonder of Longmen Grottoes, built as early as North Wei Dynasty (386-577AD). Carved out of the mountains, it takes you deep into the world of Buddhism dotted with more than 2,300 caves housing over 100,000 exquisitely carved Buddha statues varied in styles as well as 2,800 precious inscriptions, where the largest Vairocana Buddha with an impressive height of 17.14 meters will amaze you.
Lunch will be left on your own for more flexibility and your insider guide will offer nice recommendations based on your tastes and preferences.
Then you will be transferred on 1-hour drive to explore the famous Shaolin Temple, the birthplace of legendary Chinese Kungfu. Walk through the over 300 years' old Shanmen Hall with Emperor Kangxi's inscription "Shaolin Temple" to savor the profound Buddhist culture while encountering the incredibly large-scale Forest of Pagoda with more than 240 tombs for eminent monks over generations.
Then enjoy your time watching the fantastic Shaolin monks' performance of all kinds of legendary Kungfu like Tongzigong, Qigong, Shaolin Boxing, etc. followed by a fantastic Kungfu Class to learn some movements from the Kungfu master.
Afterwards, your wonderful Kungfu Tour concludes and you will travel back to Xi'an by a high speed train. Once you arrive, your local guide will pick you up and transfer you to your hotel in Xi'an.