Facts and Data

Webpages:
Official Unesco Page
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Longmen Grottoes (TravelChinaGuide.com)

Basis Data:
Unesco World heritage since: 2000
Size of heritage: 331 ha
- Buffer zone: 1,042 ha

Coordinates:
Longitude: 112,467°
Latitude: 34,467°

About

The grottoes and niches of Longmen contain the largest and most impressive collection of Chinese art of the late Northern Wei and Tang Dynasties (316-907). These works, entirely devoted to the Buddhist religion, represent the high point of Chinese stone carving.


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Hotels and places to stay

GreenTree Inn LuoYang YiChuan Yilong Avenue Express Hotel

Address
Distance: 4,3 mi
No.125 Yilong Road, Yichuan
471300 Luoyang
China

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Holiday Inn Express LUOYANG YICHUAN

Address
Distance: 3,1 mi
Yugang Avenue and Riverside Avenue Intersection,Yichuan County
471300 Luoyang
China

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed