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Yulin Grotto

Open today: 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
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7 Apr 2018
“Worthwhile stop”
26 May 2017
“worth to visit as it still keeping raw stuff inside the cave”
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Tashi County, Guazhou County 736000, China
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Reviewed 7 April 2018

A nice stop , worth visiting grottoes without the massive crowds of Mogao- you will likely be alone. Not as comprehensive or as impressive as Mogao but still quite amazing. Most of the caves are redone by Ming dynasty but original sculpture bases from Tang...More

3  Thank bjnomads
Reviewed 26 May 2017

since that remote location & not too many tourist visit currently. it still keeping raw stuff inside the cave, it was so beautiful and near around also peaceful & pretty. price also acceptable. worth to visit

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Reviewed 10 June 2015

We were very impressed by this site. The Yulin river flowing on each side of the caves adds a peaceful dimension to this visit. We were practically the only group there when we visited in early June. Many of the caves are different in style...More

1  Thank Florence B
Reviewed 29 April 2015

We went with a tour group. The caves were by the side of Yulin river. The whole place is one of peace and calm From the car park, we had to climb a flight of steps downward. We were shown 5 caves : #11, 12,...More

1  Thank ZhaoXiuMei
Reviewed 11 June 2014

The tour showed us about 6 caves. Although, this is not as much of a tourist attraction site as the Mogao Caves, I had a great experience here. The tour guide's English was great. The paintings were great. I still recommend this place despite it...More

1  Thank imd12xl
Reviewed 2 October 2013

These Caves are situated about 60 km south of the road from Dunhuang and Jiayuguan , along the old "Silk Road" . The caves were excavated on the cliffs on each side of a little canyon where the Yulin river still flows . There are...More

2  Thank Massimo R
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