Days Taiyuan & Pingyao Tour
Tour Code: Taiyuan_01
1. Tour Itinerary
Taiyuan - Pingyao (Breakfast
Arrive Taiyuan, our guide will pick you up
from the railway station. Drive 1.5 hours
to Pingyao. Visit Qiao Family's compound,
the Shuanglin Temple and the Pingyao Ancient
Family's compound: Built
in 1755, this well-preserved and exquisite
structure used to be the residence of Qiao
Zhiyong, who was a famous businessman during
the Qing Dynasty.
Temple: A Buddhist temple
with a long history. Inside the temple are
more than two-thousand painted sculptures
which arts are of precious value.
Ancient City Wall: First
built about 2,700 years ago, the ancient city
wall was expanded in the Ming Dynasty. It
was the most well-preserved wall among the
ancient historical and cultural cities in
- Taiyuan (Breakfast
Visit the Ming - Qing Street, the Ri Sheng
Chang Financial House, the Chenghuang Temple
and the Tongxinggong ancient bank bodyguard
establishment. Drive back to Taiyuan, visit
the Jinci Temple on the way.
- Qing Street: The street
used to be the commercial center of Pingyao
ancient city. The traditional and orderly-located
shops of the Ming and Qing Dynasties are still
Sheng Chang Financial House: Ri
Sheng Chang was established in the early Qing
Dynasty. It was China's forerunner for organizing
Chinese early finance system, handling remittance,
money exchange, deposit, loan and other financial
Temple: Jinci Temple
is the most famous of all the historical relics
in Taiyuan, with an artistic combination of
ancient garden and architecture.
- Departure (Breakfast)
Transfer to the railway station or airport
for your departure, end of service.
2. Hotel Accommodation
For This Tour
3. Tour Price
4. Service Inclusion For The Above Tour:
Please send us an email and
provide the information below so that we can
quote precisely for
the above tour.
1. The number of adults and the number of children
in your party. If there are children under 12
years, they can enjoy the preferential price.
2. Your approximate travel date.
3. The code of the tour that you are interested
in. Each tour has a code, you can find it above
- at the top of the page where the tour is.
4. Hotel choice for your tour (luxury or standard
or comfortable hotels).
5. If you would like us to tailor make a new
tour for you that is different from the above
tour, please let us know your requests.
1. Hotel accommodation
The hotel is based on two persons sharing one
twin or double standard room with private facilities.
Daily American or Chinese breakfast at the hotel,
Chinese lunch and dinner in local Chinese restaurant
as specified in the itinerary above.
3. Private Transport
Private transport between airport or railway
station and hotel and all the sights by air-conditioned
4. Entrance tickets
The main entrance tickets for the sights mentioned.
5. Guiding service
All normal sightseeing tours in each city with
English-speaking guide and admission fees where
applicable. Our guide will not fly with you
from one city to another.
China Life Tourist Accident/Casualty Insurance.
We highly recommend that you purchase full coverage
travel insurance from you country of origin.
5. Service Exclusion For The Above Tour:
1. Visa Fees
Charge of obtaining your visa to enter China.
2. Charge of arrival
The international or domestic air / train charge
of arrival and departure.
3. Single Room Supplement
Should a twin room is needed by a single guest,
supplement of the twin room will be charged.
is single supplement?
The hotel is based on double
occupancy. If the visitor travels alone or the
number of the travelers is odd (such as 3, 5,
7...), who stays in one single room has to pay
the single room supplement. As the hotel is
on double occupancy.
4. Personal Expenses
Expenses of a personal nature such as laundry,
drinks, fax, telephone call, optional activities
or sightseeing, overweight baggage charges or
meals not indicated, ect.
5. Optional Programs
Optional programs which are not specified in
the above itinerary.
6. Tips to guides
Tips depending on the service of your guide
and driver, entirely voluntary.