Luoyang Longmen Grottoes
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Tour Overview

If you just finished your exploration in Xian, and intend to leave for the capital Beijing City, this tour will be of great help for your transfer. In addition, you will also have a short visit to Luoyang, another historic place known for the Longmen Grottoes which is a world-class cultural heritage. You will worry nothing about the one-day transfer but add more surprise to your journey.

Highlights of this tour:

1. Visit the treasure trove of ancient stone art, admiring numerous stone statues ranging from 2 cm to 17.14 meters.
2. Enjoy the worry-free transfer service, with second-class bullet train tickets incldued.


In the early morning, you will be transferred to Xian North Railway Station. Board the high-speed train bound for Luoyang, where you’ll be greeted by a local guide upon arrival. Look out for the guide holding a name board with your name, making it easy to identify them.

Once you meet your guide, embark on a journey to the renowned Longmen Grottoes. Nestled along the banks of the Yi River, the Longmen Grottoes stand as a testament to China’s rich cultural heritage. Carved into limestone cliffs, this UNESCO World Heritage Site boasts over 100,000 statues and images of Buddha and his disciples, spanning from the Northern Wei to the Tang dynasties. The intricate details of the sculptures, along with the serene surroundings, create a mesmerizing atmosphere that transports you back in time.

Marvel at the exquisite craftsmanship and the spiritual significance of these ancient caves. Your guide will provide insights into the historical context, architectural styles, and religious practices that inspired the creation of these awe-inspiring sculptures.

For lunch, explore local dining options at your leisure. Luoyang offers a variety of culinary experiences, allowing you to savor regional delicacies.

Luoyang Longmen Grottoes
Longmen Grottoes

Following lunch, your guide will transfer you to the railway station for your next adventure. Board the high-speed bullet train for a scenic 4-hour journey to Beijing.

Upon your arrival at Beijing West Railway Station, a local driver will be waiting for you. Look for a sign with your name as you exit the station. Board a private car with the driver, and enjoy a comfortable ride to your hotel in Beijing.

Arrive at your Beijing hotel and check in. The evening is yours to unwind and explore the local area. Consider taking a stroll around the hotel vicinity or discovering nearby attractions. If you’re feeling adventurous, try out some local Beijing cuisine for dinner.


Tour Price Per Person

From $299 P.P., which is based on a private tour for 2 people. The price varies depending on the activity, number of people, travel date, and selected hotel.


Price includes

  • Second-class bullet train tickets in the itinerary
  • English-speaking guide in Luoyang
  • Admission ticket fee
  • Private transfer with a skillful driver
  • Fuel surcharge & parking fee
  • The above private escorted tour is customized for you, your family, or your friends exclusively. No other travelers will join your group

Price excludes

  • Any meals
  • Accommodation
  • Personal expense
  • Gratuities (recommended)
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