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Private Datong Yungang Grottoes Day Tour from Beijing
"In the early morning around 5:00am your driver will pick you up at your desired location. Drive about 4.5 hours about 350 kilometers away from Beijing in a comfortable and air conditional car. Arrive around 9:30am where you can enjoy some local food in Datong such as sliced noodles. After the local food lunch you will visit the Yungang grottoes from 11:00am to 3:00pm. It is an excellent examples of rock-cut architecture one of the three most famous ancient Buddhist sculptural sites of China and an outstanding example of the Chinese stone carvings from the 5th and 6th centuries. All together the site is composed of 252 grottoes with more than 51
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Datong Classic Day Tour
"You will be picked up from your hotel in Datong or railway station at 9:00 am in the morning and transferred to the Yungang Grottoes (approx. 60 km). The Yungang Grottos one of the three leading grottoes in China is located in the south of Wuzhou Mountain. There are 254 grottos and 51000 stone sculptures representing the highest level of world carving art in the fifth century and considered the peak of the Chinese Buddhism artwork. If you would like to stop by for lunch your guide can give you some lunch recommendations at your own expense. After lunch continue to the Hanging Temple in the early afternoon. The Hanging Temple was first built 1400 years ago in the Northern Wei Dynasty and rebuilt in the Tang Jin Ming and Qing Dynasties. This temple is unique not only for its constructional techniques and elaborate design
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Datong Classic Day Tour
"You will be picked up from your hotel in Datong or railway station at 9:00 am in the morning and transferred to the Yungang Grottoes (approx. 60 km). The Yungang Grottos one of the three leading grottoes in China is located in the south of Wuzhou Mountain. There are 254 grottos and 51000 stone sculptures representing the highest level of world carving art in the fifth century and considered the peak of the Chinese Buddhism artwork. If you would like to stop by for lunch your guide can give you some lunch recommendations at your own expense. After lunch continue to the Hanging Temple in the early afternoon. The Hanging Temple was first built 1400 years ago in the Northern Wei Dynasty and rebuilt in the Tang Jin Ming and Qing Dynasties. This temple is unique not only for its constructional techniques and elaborate design
From $40.00

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Traffic Rules in China!

Chinese Traffic Rules are quite flexible. Dont try to understand it, make sure you dont get hit! The strongest will survive - and you are on the lowest step of the food chain in traffic!The cracks in...
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tremendopunto
May 14, 2005

no photo taking in some caves at Yungang

this is sad, but we need to understand that many tourists use flash!I took this photo without being noticed - not using flash to harm the sculptures
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May 27, 2004
 
 
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