Visit the UNESCO World Heritage Sites of Shandong on a private 2-night tour from Shanghai. You’ll see the Temple of Confucius, Cemetery of Confucius and the Kong Family Mansion after riding the world’s fastest railway to Qufu. Then, ascend Mt Tai (Tai Shan) by bus and cable car to explore its many gates and temples. Your knowledgeable private guide will enlighten you about Confucius, the great philosopher of ancient China, whose system of belief still shapes Chinese culture today.
• 3 days
Beijing Hutong has more than 700 years history. Since Mongolian brought the word "Hutong" to Beijing. The local people have lived in the Hutong for generations to generations. Hutong in Mogolian lungage is "water well", right now it means small alley. This tour will not only take you to explore some old temples in the Hutong, such as Lama Temple, Confucius Temple, and also, you will take the rickshow ride and climb up the Drum Tower. The highlight of the tour will be learning how to make dumplings, watching cricket fighting and eating the authentic local family food in the Hutong house.
• 6 hours
The city of Qufu contains many historic palaces, temples and tombs related to the Chinese philosopher Confucius. Enjoy a wonderful day exploring the peaceful Temple of Confucius, the Kong Family Mansion and Cemetery, all listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1994
• 6 hours
Visit Confucius hometown in Qufu and experience the Confucianism in China! Witness the Kong Family Mansion that is as large as an imperial palace, the Temple of Confucius as an UNESCO World Heritage Site, and the Confucius Cemetery as the largest private cemetery in the world.
• 2 days
Follow a knowledgeable local insider to explore the Chinese religious heritages in Beijing, learn Chinese religious history and culture. On this full-day guided trip, you will visit the Taoism temples (Temple of heaven, White Cloud Temple), Buddhist temples (Lama Temple, Fayuan Temple), the Confucian Temple and the Ox Street Mosque. If are interested in Chinese Religions, this would be the perfect choice for you.
• 8 hours
In this 2-day Qufu and Tai’an private tour, you will get a better understanding of Confucian culture through visiting the San Kong - Kong Family Mansion, Cemetery of Confucius and Temple of Confucius, listed as one of UNESCO World Heritage sites. Besides, you could have a glance at the most sacred mountain of China - Mountain Tai in the city of Tai'an.
• 2 days
Qufu - the birthplace of the remarkable Confucius – the great thinker, philosopher and teacher. A trip to Qufu is a trip to understand the mind of Confucius, and his school of thought – Confucianism. You will walk in the footsteps of Confucius, to understand his life, teachings and impact on society, especially within China.Today Qufu is a testament to this rich past, and is home to numerous UNESCO World Heritage Sites, all of which will be explored with your guide; • Wander and gaze at the magnitude of Confucius Temple • Confucius Mansion - the historical residence of descendants of Confucius • Cemetery Forest – burial site of over 100,000 Confucius descendants Our 6 hour private guided tour of Qufu will offer professional and detailed knowledge of Confucius and his teachings for you. Included in the tour is a lunch at a local restaurant and a private driver.
• 6 hours
This is a special tour to visit three old monasteries of Beijing: Confucius temple (Confucianism), White Cloud Monastery (Taoism) and Lama Temple (Buddhism). The three religions are regarded as the pillars of philosophy and religion embedded into the fabric of Chinese Culture. They permeate into ever corner of Chinese society and people's life.
• 7 hours
This private tour will take you to Qufu in the heart of Shandong, where you visit two UNESCO World Heritage Sites with a professional guide. Learn about the great philosopher of ancient China, Confucius, whose system of belief still shapes Chinese culture today. With your guide, have a full day to explore the Temple of Confucius, Cemetery of Confucius and the Kong Family Mansion. Then spend a second day on Mt Tai (Tai Shan), visiting sacred temples and other sites. After the tour return to Beijing.
• 2 days