Luoyang Hotspot

Cluster of at least 4 WHS within reach for a return day trip from a center.

The center is: Luoyang

Connected Sites

Site Rationale Link
Dengfeng 1.5 - 2 hours by bus to Shaolin Temple
Grand Canal Location Zhengzhou Section of Tongji Canal is in Zhengzhou
Longmen Grottoes 1.5 - 2 hours by bus to Luoyang, then it's 15km south to the grottoes
Silk Roads Chang'an-Tianshan Corridor Luoyang City and Longmen Grottoes locations
Yin Xu 2.5 hours by bus or 40 mins by High Speed Train to Anyang

Map of Luoyang Hotspot

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  • Cultural
  • Natural
  • Mixed
  • Tentative


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