In the morning, take a train to Taiyuan. When you arrive in Taiyuan, you will be transferred to Pingyao. It is about 2 hours drive. En route, you will stop at the Qiao Family´s Mansion, where the famous film Raise The Red Lantern was made. Not only can you appreciate the architecture style of this compound in Shanxi, but also get a general idea of the splendid history of business giant Qiao Family during Qing Dynasty, who enjoyed the fame Hui Tong Tian Xia (Business Connecting the Whole World).
/Taiyuan by train D2005 08:40-12:01 (for reference only)