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Henan Tours & Best Henan China Tour Packages

Travel to the birthplace of Chinese Nation

Henan, located at the south of the Yellow River, is the cradle of China’s 5000-year-long civilization, the birthplace of Chinese martial arts, the origin of many Chinese surnames as well as the site where the Oracle Bone Inscriptions were found. During China’s history, there were more than 200 emperors of more than 20 dynasties ruined China or part of China in Henan. Half of the Eight Great Ancient Capitals of China are located in Henan. Looking at the list of China’s World Heritage Sites, Henan, with 5 sites listed, ranks only after Beijing, the capital of China. All these facts make the province Henan one of the best places to trace back on the Chinese roots and discover the essence of Chinese culture. Don’t think the historical sites are only things Henan can offer. The mighty Yellow River winds through the vast plain of Henan and creates many natural wonders. If you travel to the northern province, you will find gigantic mountains, tearing canyons, tranquil lakes, colorful cliffs and many other pleasant natural miracles. A trip to Henan Province will not only please your eyes, but also refresh your mind.

With more than 3600+ feedbacks of satisfaction from our clients and 1360+ good reviews on Tripadvisor, we are the leading providers of all kinds of classic Henan tours and tailor-made packages. Traveling with us, you can easily enjoy the bests of the region as well as enjoy the highest holiday standards with great flexibility, comfort and personalized services. Find a classic Henan tour from our Top 8 Henan Tour Packages, or browse Henan tours by destinations. If you have no idea where to start, you can find useful Henan travel guide here or feel free to contact us to design a wonderful Henan trip of your own!

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Henan Tours by Destinations

When planning your itinerary in Henan, Luoyang should be on the top of the bucket list. With some of the finest Buddhist arts in China and many interesting museums, you can stay there about 2 or 3 days. An efficient day trip to Shaolin Temple from Luoyang is also available. If you find Zhengzhou suits your plan well, you can also start your tour from Zhengzhou, then travel to Luoyang via Shaolin Temple. For a deeper exploration of the region, you can extend your trip to Kaifeng to look for ancient glory, or a historical tour to Anyang to witness the great archaeological wonder of Yinxu. If you prefer some eyes-pleasing experience, you can go to hanging village of Guoliangcun in Xinxiang, stunning Yuntain Mountain Geopark in Jiaozuo and spectacular Xiaolangdi Irrigation System in Luoyang. Following are well-selected Henan tours by destinations.

  • Luoyang
  • Shaolin Temple
  • Zhengzhou
  • Kaifeng
  • Others
White Horse Temple in Suny Days

3 Days Luoyang Essence Tour

Highlights: Shaolin Temple, Longmen Grottoes, White Horse Temple, Tianzi Jialiu Museum

Apart from the surviving Longmen Grottoes, you will also explore more of Luoyang by visiting its local museums and experience the authentic Shaolin Kung Fu in nearby Dengfeng Shaolin Temple.

Fengxian Temple in Longmen Grottoes

2 Days Luoyang Longmen Grottoes Tour

Highlights: Longmen Grottoes, White Horse Temple, Shaolin Temple

This 2-day tour helps you make full use of your time and money in Luoyang. You will not only appreciate the fine example of Chinese Buddhism art, but also explore Zen Buddhism and Kung Fu in Shaolin Temple!

kung-fu-show

3 Days Luoyang Kung Fu Tour

Highlights: Shaolin Temple, Kung Fu Class, Longmen Grottoes

This 3 days tour offers you a special Shaolin Kung Fu class in a local martial arts school and explore the can't-be-missed highlight of Luoyang. Packaged services include tour guide, transfer, hotel, etc.

Attractive Red Stone Gorge in Yuntai Mountain

3 Days Luoyang & Yuntai Mountain Tour

Highlights: Longmen Grottoes, Shaolin Temple, Yuntai Mountain

This 3 days tour offers you a wonderful experience in Yuntai Mountain from Luoyang. You will firstly discover the cultural heritage sites in Luoyang and end your trip with a visual feast in Yuntai Mountain.

Shaolin Kung Fu Class

3 Days In-depth Shaolin Kung Fu Class Tour

Highlights: Shaolin Kung Fu Training, Shaolin Kung Fu Show, Shaolin Temple, Pagoda Forest

Be taught to acquire some real Shaolin Kung Fu skills by a professional Kung Fu teacher and enjoy a fascinating Kung Fu show performed by real martial monks of Shaolin Temple. Free airport/train station pick up and drop off.

Our customer from Italy visit Longmen Grottoes

3 Days Shaolin Temple Tour from Zhengzhou

Highlights: Shaolin Temple, Shaolin Kung Fu Show, Luoyang Longmen Grottoes, Luoyang Museum, Ancient Astronomical Observatory

Driving about 1 hour 45mins from Zhengzhou to Shaolin Temple to experience real authentic Shaolin Kung Fu and extend your tour to nearby Longmen Grottoes with well organized itinerary and private tour guide.

kung-fu-show

3 Days Luoyang Kung Fu Tour

Highlights: Shaolin Temple, Kung Fu Class, Longmen Grottoes

This 3 days tour offers you a special Shaolin Kung Fu class in a local martial arts school and explore the can't-be-missed highlight of Luoyang. Packaged services include tour guide, transfer, hotel, etc.

Hiking to Sanhuang Village

3 Days Shaolin Temple Mount Song Hiking Tour

Highlights: Shaolin Temple, Mount Song Hiking, Longmen Grottoes, Luoyang Museum

This tour starts from Luoyang (Zhengzhou also available), visit Shaolin Temple and hike Mount Song, then return to Luoyang to visit Longmen Grottoes. It is a trip of diverse experiences.

Archway gate of Shaolin Temple

2 Days Shaolin Kung Fu Tour from Zhengzhou

Highlights: Shaolin Temple, Shaolin Kung Fu Show, Astronomical Observatory

Private tour package with your own English-speaking guide and private driver. dig deeper into the very essence of Shaolin Temple. The Best local price guaranteed.

Shaolin Kung Fu Class

3 Days In-depth Shaolin Kung Fu Class Tour

Highlights: Shaolin Kung Fu Training, Shaolin Kung Fu Show, Shaolin Temple, Pagoda Forest

Be taught to acquire some real Shaolin Kung Fu skills by a professional Kung Fu teacher and enjoy a fascinating Kung Fu show performed by real martial monks of Shaolin Temple. Free airport/train station pick up and drop off.

Our customer from Italy visit Longmen Grottoes

3 Days Shaolin Temple Tour from Zhengzhou

Highlights: Shaolin Temple, Shaolin Kung Fu Show, Luoyang Longmen Grottoes, Luoyang Museum, Ancient Astronomical Observatory

Driving about 1 hour 45mins from Zhengzhou to Shaolin Temple to experience real authentic Shaolin Kung Fu and extend your tour to nearby Longmen Grottoes with well organized itinerary and private tour guide.

Grandiose ancient temples in Shaolin Temple

6 Days Henan Highlights Tour

Highlights: Yinxu, Shaolin Temple, Longmen Grottoes, Museum of Chinese Characters, Kaifeng Millennium City Park, Luoyang Museum

Explore the essential highlights of Henan in a brief but enjoyable way, including the ancient Yinxu Site in Anyang, famous Shaolin Temple and magnificent Longmen Grottoes in Luoyang, etc.

Grandiose ancient temples in Shaolin Temple

6 Days Henan Highlights Tour

Highlights: Yinxu, Shaolin Temple, Longmen Grottoes, Museum of Chinese Characters, Kaifeng Millennium City Park, Luoyang Museum

Explore the essential highlights of Henan in a brief but enjoyable way, including the ancient Yinxu Site in Anyang, famous Shaolin Temple and magnificent Longmen Grottoes in Luoyang, etc.

Millennium City Park in Kaifeng

5 Days Henan Cultural Tour to Luoyang and Kaifeng

Highlights: Shaolin Temple, Longmen Grottoes, Millennium City Park, Kaifeng Ancient City Wall

This private tour takes you to discover Luoyang, Shaolin Temple and Kaifeng with a leisure pace. It’s an authentic cultural experience which is quite different from what you can get in other parts of China.

Guoliangcun Tunnel

5 Days Hidden Guoliangcun Village Tour from Luoyang

Highlights: Guoliangcun Village, Shaolin Temple, Longmen Grottoes, Luoyang Museum, White Horse Temple

Take this tour to explore Guoliang Village, a delightful stone hamlet which used be unconnected to the outside world due to inaccessibility and anonymity. It is situated high up on the clifftop in northern Henan.

Scenes of Discharging Flood Water in Xiaolangdi

3 Days Luoyang Culture and Nature Tour

Highlights: Longmen Grottoes, Shaolin Temple, Xiaolangdi Scenic Area

This 3 days tour offers you not only the culture fun in Luoyang, but also the majesty of Yellow River. All historic and cultural essences of Luoyang will be covered, including Buddhist grottoes, time-honored temples, informative museums, etc.

Henan Travel Guide & Articles

To help you learn more useful travel guide and tips about Henan, we have created below comprehensive articles about top Henan destinations, city guide, popular things to do, updated transportation and maps, the best time to visit, recommended accommodating areas, etc. If you have any other questions and travel ideas, don’t hesitate to contact us for instant help.

Useful Henan Travel Articles

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Extend Your Henan Tours

Henan Province is the heartland of China. It borders Shaanxi to the west, Shandong and Anhui to the east, Shanxi and Hebei to the north, Hubei to the south. Geographically speaking, Henan is located between Beijing and Xian. The daily trains between Beijing and Xian have several stops in Henan. Thus, it’s quite convenient to take a stopover in Henan if you take the classic Beijing-Xian-Shanghai itinerary. If time allows, an in-depth Chinese culture tour that includes Beijing, Datong and Pingao in Shanxi Province, Luoyang and Shaolin Temple in Henan, Xian in Shaanxi Province is strongly recommended. You can also travel Henan with many other popular China destinations, such as Chengdu, Guilin, Zhangjiajie, etc. with our tailor-made tour services.

Misty Mutianyu Great Wall
8 Days China Ancient Capitals Tour

Beijing / Luoyang / Xian

Shaolin Kung Fu Show in Shaolin Temple
12 Days Unforgettable Kungfu Panda Tour

Beijing / Luoyang / Dengfeng / Xian / Chengdu / Shanghai

Terracotta Warriors were built by the first emperor of China Qin Shihuang to protect him in his afterlife
5 Days Luoyang Shaolin Temple Tour from Xian

Xian / Luoyang / Dengfeng / Zhengzhou

Night View of the Ancient Bell Tower
15 Days China Kungfu Panda Family Tour

Beijing / Luoyang / Xian / Chengdu / Guilin / Shanghai

Amazing Different Terra Cotta Warriors
10 Days China World Heritage Tour in Northern China

Beijing / Mount Tai / Qufu / Zhengzhou / Shaolin Temple / Luoyang / Xian

Shaolin Temple
11 Days Essence of China Culture Tour by High Speed Trains

Beijing / Pingyao / Xian / Luoyang / Shanghai

Experience the Real Shaolin Kung Fu
12 Days Historical China Tour with Bullet Train Experience

Beijing / Datong / Pingyao / Xian / Luoyang / Dengfeng / Zhengzhou

Shaolin Temple Kungfu
10 Days China Culture Tour Plus Shaolin Kung Fu Experience

Beijing / Xian / Luoyang / Dengfeng / Zhengzhou / Shanghai

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