Chinese martial arts originated in the Shang dynasty (1766–1066 BCE) as the form Shoubo (no-holds-barred weaponless fighting), and then the Xiang Bo (similar to Sanda) from the 7th century BCE is considered as another example of ancient Chinese martial arts.
The modern concepts of martial arts were fully developed by the Ming and Qing dynasties, there were Kung fu, Wushu, Qigong and Tai Chi Chuan. The historical places about Chinese martial arts includes Shaolin Monastery, Wudang Mountains, Mount Emei and Kunlun Mountains.
Chinese Kung Fu were developed over the centuries, and introduced into many countries in the world, more and more people know it, and many foreigners come to China to learn it.
During the Beijing tour, we arrange the Kung Fu Show at the Red Theater, the theme the show here is "The Legend of Kung Fu", the best Kung Fu practitioners from all over China have been found and perform on the stage, the show has English subtitles shown above the stage, so you will enjoy both the Kung Fu Show and the story.