Henan is located in the Central Plain of China, along the middle and lower reaches of the Yellow River. The majority of the province is to the south of Yellow River, hence its name. For thousands of years, Henan area is considered to be the cultural center of China, and a cradle of Chinese civilization. Three of the seven renowned ancient capitals of China are in Henan, thus there are a lot of historical sites worthy to see.

Northern China Henan Longmen Grottoes

Longmen Grottoes

The Longmen Grottoes is one of the most famous cultural sites in China. Buddhist art and culture is fully projected through the wonderful Caves.

Most people back from the site used words like amazing, stunning, fantastic, and spectacular to express their feeling. If you want to have a better understanding of the Buddhism China, it shouldn’t be missed.

Northern China Henan Shaolin Temple

Shaolin Temple

Do you know Shaolin Kung Fu? If yes, you must have been astonished by the Kung Fu performance. Shaolin Kung Fu originated from Shaolin Temple, which is also the cradle of the Chinese Zen Buddhism. Shaolin Temple, in Henan province, is reputed to be ‘the Number One Temple under Heaven’.

Northern China Henan Yuntai Mountain

Yuntai Mountain

Yuntai Mountain is a Geological Park, located at the south foot of the Taihang Mountain. Covered with luxuriant original forest, Yuntai Mountain boasts of deep valleys and ponds, myriad waterfalls and springs, picturesque cliffs and peaks, which together compose the charming and unique scenery of Yuntai Mountain.

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