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Address: Over Yihe River, Luolong District, Luoyang 471000, China
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It t. Is about the view from the bridge

It is about the spectacular view of the Longmen grotto from the bridge. There is nothing unique about the bridge itself. The rating is for the view.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 30 May 2016
Chicago, Illinois

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You can pay to take the golf shuttles to the grottoes, but you'll want to walk across the bridge instead. I got some excellent photos with my friends on the bridge.

Thank Rachel S
Picton, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

Since you are already visiting the Longmen Grottoes walk to the end of the Grottoes and cross this bridge for some spectacular photos of the Grottoes, if you continue to the other side of the river and walk a little bit further you get some spectacular photos as well.

Thank JosePablin
Centennial, Colorado
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016

This is just an average bridge compared to everything else around the area. It does offer nice views of the Yi river and grottoes. There are some carvings along the bridge

Thank World-wander-woman
Chicago, Illinois
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149 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2016

It is about the spectacular view of the Longmen grotto from the bridge. There is nothing unique about the bridge itself. The rating is for the view.

Thank FYL003
Beijing, China
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

Nothing but a bridge. But is good looking. You will need to cross it for entering the Longmen Grottoes complex.

Thank Andrés V
Monterey Park, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2015

Situated on the Yihe River, new construction, beautiful to stand on the bridge looking back to see the whole view of The Caves & capture nice view of sunset. You can take pictures of both sides of the banks with so, so romantic view of the willows along with the breeze. I shall come back again .....

Thank tacolasvegas
Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2015

Stroll across the Longmen Bridge to get from the West side to the East Side. Longmen Caves are AMAZING! ... and don't forget the East Side where u can climb up to the temple - wear good walking shoes as there are hundreds steps to encounter!

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Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2015

There are 2 bridges at Longmen grotto to connect between west and east grotto,one located in front and another at the back. We visited west grotto until the end there is a bridge to cross over to the end of east grotto and the Xianshan temple (香山寺). We walked along the east side until the front bridge and to the... More 

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Somerset, NJ
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2015

The special thing about this bridge is its at the end of Longmen grotto. The entire site has a lot of history 3000 years worth. once you cross the bridge and are on the other side you can get some great shots of the grotto. as you walk back and this is a long walk there is a nice tea... More 

Thank GWtravel
Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 May 2015

Let's not get overly excited here people. It's just a bridge. It's sturdy, will take you from point a to point b even though there's a river between. But it's just that as well nothing more, nothing less. Walk past the grottos then take the little bridge over, walk along the river and come back to the original side of... More 

Thank Martie L

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