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Yungang Caves

One of the finest examples of Chinese Buddhist cave art, these 5th-century caves are truly spectacular. With 51,000 ancient statues


Gyantse Kumbum

Commissioned by a local prince in 1427 and located next to Parcho Monastery, Gyantse Kumbum is the city’s main attraction.


Summer Palace

A marvel of Chinese garden design and one of Beijing’s must-see attractions, the Summer Palace was a royal retreat for


Forbidden City

Surrounded by 3.5 km of walls in the heart of Beijing, the UNESCO-listed Forbidden City is China’s largest and best-preserved