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.
Day 1. Meet up at PingaoYou will be picked up at Pinghyaogucheng Railway Station at noon (suggest your train arrive in Pingyaogucheng station around 12:00) by your professional English speaking tour guide. After check-in, go for the lunch.Visit City wall which is from Ming Dynasty, and Rishengchang which is first bank in China, City god temple which is most beautiful temple in the city and one hour cycling to explore the city around ancient Pingyao with opportunities to take some amazing pictures.Day 2. Pingyao---Wang Family Compound---Shuanglin Temple---Xi'anDrive to visit the Biggest Wang Family Compound which is 200 years old and show us the culture of Han Nationality Residence with stone carving, wood carving and brick carving, guide will explain the meaning of those carvings. You will find out why this family can be get bigger and richer year by year. After lunch at traditional restaurant nearby the Wang Family Compound then drive to visit Shuanglin Temple which full of the colorful sculptures from Song, Yuan, Ming and Qing Dynasty. You can not miss this temple in Pingyao. It is unique in China. After this tour, drive you to Pingyaogucheng Station to take the fast train(suggest your train leaves around 16:00)