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Pagoda Forest of Shaolin Temple

West of Shaolin Temple, Dengfeng 450000, China
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Part of the temple, very peaceful

This is the final part of the Shaolin temple grounds and despite there being many people this was... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Liz S
via mobile
Too crowded

Too fake too crowded if you are really looking to know the depths of kong fu is definitely not the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Aline K
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West of Shaolin Temple, Dengfeng 450000, China
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the final part of the Shaolin temple grounds and despite there being many people this was soo peaceful. We went with a guide who explained the 7 levels were reserved for the highest monks. Also 1,3,5,7 because the monks aren't allowed to be...More

Thank Liz S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Too fake too crowded if you are really looking to know the depths of kong fu is definitely not the place to be! And do not waste your time with the show!

Thank Aline K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I came here 4 years ago ... victim of its worldwide success the place is crowded from morning to sunset. Anyway it s a must after Shaolin temple's visit and on the way to the Shaolin cableway ;) Enjoy

Thank tonin92
Reviewed 6 June 2017

The pagoda forest has many tombs for the monks who attained Moksha (heavenly place). Some of the pagodas are way too old spanning across centuries. Nice place inside the shaolin temple

Thank Venkat R
Reviewed 28 May 2017

These are unique Pagodas and the story behind how they are built and what they represent is very interesting.

Thank Dr_D5706
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Interesting to see their style of burial open windows mean multiple monks, closed mean single monks and possible disciples, very ornate and old, still keep Thi s tradition today but with modern sculpting themes, th elatest one had a Mobil phone, laptop and a motor...More

Thank AussieRoamers
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Talin, the Pagoda Forest, contains the tombs of many eminent monks dating back hundreds of years creating a visible historical record of Shaolin up to the present day. Some early tombs have been lost to time, but it's still an impressive museum of Chinese script...More

Thank nick e
Reviewed 17 May 2017

It's one thing that make me feel my money i paid to enter Shaolin temple worth because it's pretty pricy. It's the world heritage and also something original,when the real Shaolin temple was burned down already and made the new one instead, these pagodas are...More

Thank gevalicious
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Here you can see tomb of the monks. The more they do goods in their life, the higher the pagoda layer. Right now the highest is 7 layer.

Thank boyen83
Reviewed 14 April 2017

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

Thank Stephen B
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