Visit the masterpiece of residential architecture – Wang Family Mansion and see precious and colorful ancient sculptures and frescoes at Shuanglin Temple in this Pingyao day tour. You will be escorted by English-speaking tour guide, a personal car and driver.
• 7 hours
This is a pure tour without any compulsory shopping stops. Spend one day thorough exploration around Pingyao Ancient Town. Explore the renowned Shuanglin Temple and marvel at the imposing ingenuity of Buddha sculptures. Pay a visit to the majestic folk construction Wang Family Mansion to appreciate the typically traditional houses. Proceed to Zhangbi Ancient Castle and enjoy its peace and tranquility.
• 9 hours
If you have extra time in Beijing. Don't miss the opportunity to discover the nearby city Pingyao. Listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, Pingyao city is a mix of centuries-old ruins and well-preserved Ming and Qing-era architecture that people still live and work in. This 2-day private tour leads you to explore Pingyao’s many old landmarks at your own pace. Experience the speedy bullet train of China for your short excursion from Beijing. The itinerary can be 100% customized based on your own interests. This tour includes Beijing to Pingyao round trip train tickets, tasty local lunch, all entrance fee, an English-speaking guide and transport by private vehicle. The tour contains no factory and shopping stops which keeps the focus on the main sites.
• 2 days
Our dirver will wait for you at Datong hotel , Datong railway station or Datong airport then transfer to Pingyao. The past prosperity of Shanxi lies in Pingyao, while the soul of Pingyao lies in its Old City. Founded during the Western Zhou Dynasty (1046 – 771 BC) and rebuilt in 1370, the Ancient City of Pingyao is nowadays one of China's four best preserved old cities together with Lijiang Old Town, Huizhou Ancient City and Langzhong Ancient City. It has no charming landscape, green mountain or clear waters. What is unique there, is the well-preserved ancient city with a grand City Wall, traditional residences, former security guard companies, time-honored shops, and even the previous government office. In 1997, it was inscribed as a world cultural heritage.
• 5 hours
Explore Pingyao, famed for its well-preserved ancient walls, on this 8-hour tour. Your local guide will lead you to ancient temples and government buildings as well as what was the main commercial street of the city.
• 8 hours
Pingyao played an important role in the economic development of Shanxi during Ming and Qing Dynasties, while the soul of Pingyao lies in its Old City. On this private day tour, you will follow a knowledgeable tour guide to discovery the profound history of world cultural heritage listed Pingyao Ancient City.
• 7 hours
Marvel at over 2,000 vivid colored sculptures created during the Yuan, Ming, and Qing Dynasties in Shuanglin Temple, admire abundant artistic works at Chinese architectural museum of Wang's Compound, have delicious Chinese lunch in local restaurant, and enjoy private travel service provided by professional local tour guide with live commentary.
• 8 hours
This private 2-day tour offers you an opportunity to take round-way bullet train from Beijing to old town of Pingyao in Shanxi Province for the quick visit to the old town that is a World Heritage Site in China. Attractions in this trip in the old town include Old City Wall of Pingyao, Bank Institutes, Confucius Temple, County Yamun etc. to acquire the first hand expression about Chinese history 200 years ago in the fabulous old town.
• 2 days
youjian Pingyao is an incredible interactive and most immersive theatre performance piece in Pingyao. It is beautiful designed and choreographed, It combines all kind of performing and visual arts in a great location, with modern technology and great performances, to show the history of Pingyao people and the legacy of their ancestors. This is a must see live show when you are in Pingyao. The audience soon became part of the performance and together with the beautiful scenes, music and the wonderful story. It is a realistic and outstanding performance. Must see in Pingyao. After the show with the guide to see the Pingyao at night and discover the night beauty of Pingyao.
• 3.5 hours
There is ancient city named Pingyao which is just located between Beijing and Xi’an, and also have a fast train from Beijing to Pingyao, and from Pingyao to Xi’an, so it is good stop to visit Pingyao on the way to Xi’an from Pingyao, Come to visit the ancient city of Pingyao, Wang family compound and Shuanglin Temple within 2 days . To find out the real ancient china culture and taste the real tasty local food in local restaurant.
• 2 days