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S-BJ16: 2 Days Private Pingyao Tour from Beijing
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Day01 Beijing - Pingyao
Qiao Family’s compound
Ride a morning high speed train for around 4 hours from Beijing to Pingyao on your own, we will reserve the train tickets and deliver them to your hotel in advance. Upon your arrival, our guide will wait for you at Pingyao railway station ahead of the train schedule and transfer you to the hotel. 

In the afteroon, visit Pingyao Old City. Pinyao was originally built 2,700 years ago and expanded about 600 years ago in the Ming Dynasty, keeping a complete city wall, the old street layout and a group of featured buildings. The essence of Pingyao could be found while you are wandering along the Ancient Ming-Qing Street, namely the South Street of the ancient town. Here, you will find about one hundred various kinds of shops opened in old buildings, revealing the prosperous commercial atmosphere created by local merchants hundreds of years ago. Besides, you should focus on the Temple of the City God, Rishengchang Exchange Shop and Tongxinggong Ancient Bank Safeguard. It is worth to be mentioned that Rishengchang is one of the earliest exchange shops in China. Finally, you could climb up the well-preserved Pingyao City Wall which looks like a giant turtle.

Meals: No meals, advice freely available
Accommodation: Yide Guest House
Day02 Pingyao Exit
Today we will drive you to visit the Qiao's Compound in Qixian County. It is a castellar ancient residence complex in north China constructed by the local Qiao's family from 1756. The compound covering an area of 4,175 square meters was built with 313 rooms and blocked from outside world. Nowadays, it is treasure house to research the local residence, various kinds of brick and wood carvings as well as delicate murals. 

While your private tour ends, see you off at railway station and hope you have a pleasant onward journey.

Meals: Western buffet breakfast
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Prices are per person in US Dollars based on double occupancy.Currency Converter
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$339  
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$239  

Remark: If you prefer to book your own hotels, we are happy to offer a lower quote that does not include room rates.

Price Includes
  • Hotel accommodation with western buffet breakfasts
  • Train fare of Beijing/Pingyao
  • Private English-speaking guide
  • Private driver & air-conditioned vehicle
  • Entrance fees to tourist sites
Price Excludes
  • International airfares
  • Lunches and dinners
  • Entry visa fees
  • Tips or gratuities for guide and driver
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