Luoyang has plenty to keep visitors attracted, including UNESCO world heritage sites, museums, beautiful parks and gardens and much more. So, let’s discover all of the Luoyang attractions!
Luoyang is excellently situated to discover some of China’s stunning natural landscapes such as Yuntaishan Geopark, Huashan Mountain and more.
About Luoyang Attractions
As one of China’s most historic cities, Luoyang has more than its fair share of visitor attractions. From the ancient sites such as Longmen Grottoes and White Horse Temple, to more modern landmarks like Luoyang Museum, there is plenty to keep visitors to the city occupied.
It’s not just history that Luoyang is famous for and the city is blessed with a large number of parks, gardens and green spaces.
Head a little further afield to discover some of China’s top attractions such as the Shaolin Temple, Terracotta Army and Yuntaishan Geopark.
What are the top Luoyang Attractions?
There are some Luoyang attractions that just can’t be missed. Here are my top pics:
Thousands of statues of the Buddha carved into a moutnainside. The Longmen Grottoes are a must see!
White Horse Temple
The birthplace of Chinese Buddhism with additional Thai, Burmese and Indian temples.
The home of the ancient Kung-Fu martial art, Shaolin Temple is situated in the beautiful Song Mountain National Park. An excellent day trip from Luoyang!
Luoyang Old Town
Luoyang’s small but charming old town is definitely one of the top tourist sites in the city and a great place to sample some street food.
One of Luoyang’s most beautiful places, Wangcheng Park is especially impressive in April when China’s famed Peony flower comes into bloom
These are my top picks of the things to see and do in Luoyang, but there are plenty more attractions to keep people of all ages entertained!