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Pingyao Discovery
S-BJ15: 3 Days Private Beijing Pingyao
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Day01 Beijing - Pingyao
Ride a high speed train 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.

Day02 Pingyao
Qiao Family’s compound
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.

Day03 Pingyao Exit
City Wall in Pingyao
Driving out southwest from Pingyao, you will reach Shuanglin Temple this morning. Praised as the 'ancient painted sculptures museum', it is one of the three treasures of Pingyao, having been included in the World Heritage List by UNESCO in 1997. Later, the car 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.
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Prices are per person in US Dollars based on double occupancy.Currency Converter
Group Size
Grade
2-3 travelers 4-5 travelers 6-9 travelers
Without Hotel & Breakfast Year Round
$379  
$339  
$229  
Yide Guest House Year Round
$459  
$429  
$319  
Price Includes
  • Hotel accommodation with breakfasts if hotels are booked by us
  • Train fare of Beijing/Pingyao
  • Private English-speaking guide
  • Private driver & air-conditioned vehicle
  • Entrance fees to tourist sites
Price Excludes
  • Hotel accommodation with breakfasts if hotels are booked on your own
  • International airfares
  • Lunches and dinners
  • Entry visa fees
  • Tips or gratuities for guide and driver
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