Academy Info

Info of Shaolin Temple Kung Fu Academy

Welcome to Shaolin Temple Kung Fu Academy China. We teach students from around the world in all different styles of traditional Chinese Martial Arts. Whether you are an absolute beginner or an experienced martial arts practitioner, you can learn and train Shaolin Kung Fu and Chinese martial arts in the traditional way from the highly distinguished Shaolin Masters at our Kung Fu academy.

Location of Shaolin Temple Kung Fu Academy

Shaolin Temple Kung Fu Academy is located inside of the original Shaolin Temple Scenic Area, at the western foot of Song Mountain, 13 kilometers northwest to Dengfeng City, Henan Province, China.

Weather in Shaolin Temple

The summer is generally warm to hot with 19-30 degrees. Spring and fall are mild and very comfortable. The winter is dry and about -1 to 9 degrees Celsius.

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Accommodation at Shaolin Temple Kung Fu Academy


All of our foreign students live with the hotel-style double room, Every room is equipped with high-speed internet access, air-conditioner, the independent bathroom, 12 hours hot water, double beds, wardrobes and other supporting facilities, we can guarantee a good life in summer and winter. If you want a private single room you need to pay an additional cost of 200 USD per month.

Washing facilities:

The laundry room provides several laundry machines, which you can feel free to use at any time. Clothes can be dried on the drying racks and standing bars in the school yard and laundry room.
The academy provides free washing machines for students to do their laundry.



There are 3 meals a day, 7 days a week. These are included in your tuition fee. Of course you can feel free to skip a meal; many students enjoy eating out during the weekends. The dishes vary every day and there are 3-4 different dishes a day which consists of rice or noodles and a a selection of vegetables, meat and/or eggs.

For  fresh fruits and other snacks, you can visit the little shops in the Shaolin Temple Scenic area or go to Dengfeng City. If you want to buy more imported (Western) food you can go to the supermarket in Zhengzhou City.
If you have any special dietary requirements, please let us know before you arrive. We can make adjustments for vegetarians, vegans and people with allergies.


It is not recommended to drink tapwater in China, unless you boil it first. There is hot water taps in Shaolin Temple kung fu academy building, which provide hot water for tea and coffee  24/7. Also you can buy big bottles of drinkable water from the academy’s supermarket.