DaTong Yungang Grottoes
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DaTong Yungang Grottoes tours
Shanxi Tourist Attractions
Shanxi Tourist Attractions
Shanxi Tourist Attractions

Shanxi Tours

  • Chinese Name: 云冈石窟
  • Address: 山西省大同市云冈区云冈景区
  • Tel: +86 0352-7992622;0352-7992655
  • Opening Time:08:30-17:30 (April 1st – October 15th Monday – Sunday) 08:30-17:00 (October 16th – March 31st of the following year Monday-Sunday)
  • Recommended Visiting Time:4-5 H
  • Tickets : Adult ticket: 120 RMB (January 01-December 31 Monday-Sunday)
  • offical website: http://www.yungang.org/

Shanxi DaTong Yungang Grottoes

It was the Northern Wei Dynasty that ruled North China, which was centered on national skills, manpower and material resources. It is one of the four major grottoes in China.

Scenery is divided into landscape area and grotto group. Among them, the grotto group is the biggest point of view. It is divided into three areas, and there are about 40 caves open to the outside world.

The third cave is the largest cave in Yungang. The fifth and sixth caves are double caves. The murals in the caves are exquisite and are the most representative caves in Yungang Grottoes.

There is also a grotto museum in the scenic area, showing the remains of the grotto, you can understand the history of the grotto.

Shanxi DaTong Yungang Grottoes Photo

Shanxi DaTong Yungang Grottoes Video

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Shanxi DaTong Yungang Grottoes Tourist Map

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How To Get To Shanxi DaTong Yungang Grottoes

Shanxi DaTong Yungang Grottoes Tourist Map

DaTong Yungang Grottoes Travel Guide

  1. Although the scenic area is large, the actual cave only stretches for 1 km. Just entering the gate of the scenic spot, there is a small screening room, and the introductory film is played every two minutes, 13 minutes, it is recommended to visit after visiting.
  2. The Mogao Grottoes are the most well-protected, mainly to admire the murals; the Longmen Grottoes are moved to Luoyang, and the royal continuation of Yungang re-excavation is far less refined than Yungang; Yungang is a collection of sculpture art and murals.
  3. The most beautiful are the sixth, ninth and tenth caves, all looking at the relief
DaTong Yungang Grottoes
By Bus
  • Take the No. 3 bus in the city and get off at Yungang Grotto Station.
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(PS:i will go to Shanxi DaTong Yungang Grottoes.Practical Chinese: 我要去云冈石窟)
By Train to DaTong:
Train number Starting station Time of departure Time of arrival
4642 Shuozhou-Da Tong 19:30 21:28
4630 Shuozhou-Da Tong 18:15 20:18
6087 Zhangjiakou-Da Tong 14:28 18:59
K7802 Taiyuan-Da Tong 08:51 14:39
6834 Ke Lan-Da Tong 07:25 13:20
K615 Beijing West-Da Tong 15:40 21:48
6056 Hohhot-Da Tong 10:49 18:13
K608/K605 Tianjin-Da Tong 08:42 17:06
K1114/K1111 Shenyang-Da Tong 16:08 09:03
K892/K893 Hangzhou-Da Tong 18:52 22:35
K732/K729 Ganzhou-Da Tong 10:20 16:56
By Taxi:
Practical Chinese: 我要去云冈石窟
By Flight:
Fight number City take off and landing Departure time Fall time
CA119 Beijing—Datong 07:25 08:40
CA1120 Datong—Beijing 09:40 10:50
MU2735 Taiyuan—Datong 12:10 13:05
MU2736 Datong—Taiyuan 13:35 14:20
CZ3705 Canton—Datong 09:00 13:10
CZ3706 Datong—Canton 14:00 18:25
CZ3705 Changzhi—Datong 12:15 13:10
CZ3706 Datong—Changzh 14:00 14:55
CZ3705 Canton—Datong 08:40 12:50
CZ3706 Datong—Canton 13:40 18:05
CZ3705 Changzhi—Datong 11:55 12:50
CZ3706 Datong—Changzhi 13:40 14:35
MU5247 Shanghai—Datong 16:55 19:45
MU5248 Datong—Shanghai 20:40 23:20

Shanxi DaTong Yungang Grottoes VR

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