Qufu is the birthplace of Confucius ( September 28, 551 BC – 479 BC), a Chinese thinker and social philosopher. Confucius’thoughts have been developed into a system of philosophy known as Confucianism.
Qufu served as the capital of the State of Lu during the Spring and Autumn Period (722 BC and 481 BC ). The Confucius Temple, Confucius Family Mansion Confucius Family Graveyard in Qufu have been listed as UNESCO World Heritage Sites since 1994. They are the major cultural attractions of Qufu. People come to Qufu to pay tribute to Confucius who has had great impact on the cultural, educational foundation for the Chinese and global civilization as a whole.
Confucius Qufu is the name of Qufu Tour with special trips to Confucius Temple, Confucius Family Mansion, Confucius Family Graveyard offered by tour-beijing travel service.
Duration: 8 hours
Pick-up point and time: Your hotel
Payment Types: Cash, Credit Cards, Wire
Tour Type: Walking Tour
We speak: English
Tour Code: SDPT-01
Pick from your hotel. First visit Confucius Temple, built in 478 B.C, a place for offering sacrifices to Confucius in various dynasties.
Then visit the Confucius Family Mansion, the government office and private mansion of Confucius descendants.
Then move on to Confucius Family Graveyard, the largest, the oldest and the best preserved religious tombs and gardens. After the visit in Qufu, walk back to your hotel.
No 103, Yabaoli, Chaoyang Distirct, Beijing, China
Mon - Sun 9.00 - 20.00