This tour highlights the Ancient City of Pingyao, a well-preserved old Chinese city of the Ming and Qing Dynasties. Besides, you will also admire the Qiao Family Compound, a magnificent private residence featuring traditional Chinese furnishings and lifelike wood carvings.
Day 1 Taiyuan – Pingyao (by automobile)
In the morning, meet your guide in the hotel and take a car ride to Pingyao.
Ancient City of Pingyao
The Ancient City of Pingyao (UNESCO), a well-preserved ancient Chinese city of the Ming and Qing Dynasties, is an must-see attraction for you. You will admire the Ancient City Wall built with bricks and stones. Approach to Rishengchang Bank – the first bank of China, and get impressed by the Old Government Buildings. The courtyard houses, narrow streets and small shops in the city provide a complete picture of China’s cultural and social lifestyle during that period of time.
Day 2 Pingyao – Taiyuan (by automobile)
private transfer from Pingyao to Taiyuan, airport or railway station transfer in Taiyuan
Jinci Temple, Qiao Family Compound
Featuring unique cultural relics, the Jinci Temple is a place where almost all the forms of ancient Chinese architectures could be found.
The Qiao Family Compound was the former residence of a rich businessman – Qiao Zhiyong in the Qing Dynasty. Consisting of 6 large yards and 20 small yards in total, the magnificent compound features its traditional Chinese furnishings and lifelike wood carvings.
No 103, Yabaoli, Chaoyang Distirct, Beijing, China
Mon - Sun 9.00 - 20.00