Bullet Train to President Mao's Village Shaoshan Day Tour

Cultural & Theme Tours in Shaoshan

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This tour is tailored for understanding the revolutionary story and President Maozedong who provided both young and old adventure, escape, comfort, confidence, inspiration, strength, friendship and joy for decades. We will see many celebrities offered by people home and abroad for their thanks, remembrances and condolences to President Mao. Today, we will visit Mao’s Former Residence, Mao’s Memorial Hall and the Copper Statue of Mao.
In the morning, your private guide will meet you in the hotel or High Speed Railway Station at 08:00. It will take above half an hour from Changsha Nan High Speed Railway Station to Shaoshan Nan High Speed Railway Station. We will spend a whole day visiting an honored place, including Mao’s Former Residence, Mao’s Memorial Hall and the Statue of Mao. • Your guide will arrange private car for you upon arrival and transfer to Mao’s village. Because we will pay extra included for private pass and we will drive to the village directly, it saves your tickets for shuttle bus and plenty of time, except for some condition that the private car is strictly limited by traffic police due to some important celebrities or important officials' visit. • Lunch in Shaoshan is on your own, and your private guide will help you. • In the afternoon, we start visiting from the Memorial Hall where Mao’s information exhibited from his parents’ story to his story. He was respected by Chinese and plenty of details will help you to understand him. Normally, we will stay in the Memorial Hall for 1.5 hours. Then, we visit the Statue Square. Around 16:00, drive back to Railway Station and back to hotel.

What’s included

  • Professional English speaking guide
  • The car service in Shaoshan

What’s not included

  • Gratuities
  • Round-way transportation from hotel to Changsha Nan High Speed Railway Station is excluded. If you need this service, please inform the local operator in advance, thanks.