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Address: West of Shaolin Temple, Dengfeng 450000, China
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These were just as pretty as in the pictures and a really interesting thing to see. Once youve seen them you don't really need to spend much time there. They are kind of a see... read more

Reviewed 14 February 2017
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Zhengzhou, China
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Clifton Park
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13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wowow breath taking, As I walked up to this place, Looks very old, graves of Monks, from long ago, Very interesting place

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Zhengzhou, China
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4 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

These were just as pretty as in the pictures and a really interesting thing to see. Once youve seen them you don't really need to spend much time there. They are kind of a see them and go kind of thing. If you like hiking, doing the mount song hike then going to see these at the end is a... More 

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Santa Monica, California
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525 reviews
282 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 307 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2017

This is where the monks are buried. It is really peaceful and lovely. A far walk from the entrance. We had a guide so she made sure we didn't miss this.

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China
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283 reviews
152 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

This is part of the Shaolin complex so I'm not sure it deserves a separate review, bit for the fact that you might miss it. It will be good to visit with a guide who can point out various architectural styles of pagoda, tell you the stature of the monk buried there. Do not miss the newest looking pagoda from... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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69 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

The Pagoda Forest of Shaolin Temple is within the Shaolin Temple. The compound is the burial place for the key Shaolin Temple monks over the years. There is much to see except for the various different pagodas to commerate the monks.

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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11 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

What an interesting place. Unfortunately raining and this made some of the paths up behind the forest slippery. Manage with care. The stories and extensive history fascinating. Either read up or use a tour guide for information.

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Thank lgsweetman
Singapore, Singapore
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113 reviews
46 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2016

A peaceful area but if you have no local guide, you may not fully understand the historical background behind each pagoda.

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Thank Dgoh359
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96 reviews
50 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

A tall forest of respect. More interesting than it looks because of the size and interplay of towers and shadows

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Vilnius, Lithuania
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144 reviews
54 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

History and souls lives here. You could come and meditate the question you have, and maybe one of masters burried here would help you witn an answer

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Dodge City, Kansas
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122 reviews
51 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2016

This is a cemetery with ancient steles and it is a great place for a peaceful stroll through history of the KungFu tradition.

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