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17 Days Beijing-Zhangjiajie-Guilin-Guizhou-Shanghai Tour
You will enjoy this tour because:

• Experience the traditional Chinese New Year in ancient town.

• Attending the interesting activities of the Chinese New Year.

• Exploring the well-preserved ancient town and its cultural heritage.

• Enjoying the traditional dinner of the Eve of Chinese New Year.

• Carefully selected comfortable and clean guesthouse.

• 7X24 hours private travel consultant service.

The highlights of Chinese New Year in Pingyao Tour

Pingyao Ancient Town, one of the Top 4 ancient towns in China, which had been inscribed as the world cultural heritage in 2009. It is considered to be the perfect practice of the ancient city of Ming and Qing dynasties. It also showcases the comprehensive aspects of cultural, social, economical and religious development of ancient China to you. You can experience the traditional Chinese New Year, the well-preserved the folkways and custom of Han Nationality here. You can add the extension from Beijing in your winter trip in China.

Price Details

Prices are per person based on double occupancy.
Group Size Unit Price
2 Pax 3~5 Pax 6~9 Pax Single supplement
Per person 440 USD 377 USD 313 USD 70 USD
Remark

- The package tour can be added as the extension from Beijing or between Beijing and Xi'an. Please inquiry with us before you make the booking.

- We can help make the reservation on the bulletin train tickets from Beijing to Pingyao and from Pingyao to Beijing or from Pingyao to Xi'an.
Recommend train departure time and information.
* Beijing-Pingyao, D2001,07:45am-12:08pm(4hrs 7mins). First Class at 254.5 RMB p.p. Second Class at 183 RMB p.p. Booking fee 10 USD per ticekt.
* Pingyao-Beijing, D2006,04:16pm-08:39pm(4hrs 23mins). First Class at 254.5 RMB p.p. Second Class at 183 RMB p.p. Booking fee 10 USD per ticekt.
* Pingyao-Xi'an, D2517,01:58pm-05:05pm(3hrs 7mins). First Class at 187.5 RMB p.p. Second Class at 150 RMB p.p. Booking fee 10 USD per ticekt.

- The travel date is in the peak time of the Spring Festival. All the train tickets from Beijing will be fully booked very soon once the access to the tickets reservation available. At present, the access to train ticket reservation in the duration of Spring Festival period(from Jan 13 to Feb 21, 2017) is only 30 days before the departure time. Please make the reservation as early as possible.

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Price included:

Twin-shared room with breakfast.

The activities as listed in the tour.

Entrance fees as specified in the itinerary.

Meals as listed in the itinerary.

Private experienced English speaking guide.

Air-conditioned private vehicle service.

Service Charges & Government Taxes.

Daily mineral water (free of charge).

Price not included:

The domestic flights.

The domestic train.

The travel insurance.

Chinese visa.

Personal expenses.

Tips or gratuities to local driver and guide.

Other charges not mentioned in the tour.

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Detailed Itinerary:
Courtyard of Family Wang
Day 1 Jan 26, Arrival at Pingyao

Meals: Chinese Lunch, Chinese Dinner.

Accommodation:

Dejuyuan Guesthouse, Standard Room or similar class

Upon arrival(we suggest you take the speed bulletin train from the capital Beijing this morning), our local experienced tour guide and driver will hold a pick-up sign with your name and meet with you at the Pingyao Railway Station. Then enjoy the Chinese meal in the local restaurant.

After Lunch, drive to visit the well-preserved Courtyard of Family Wang, located at the the historical town Jinshen which costs around 300 years to complete the construction. With a total area of 250,000 sq.m, the courtyard consists of 1 street, 5 alleyways and 6 castles. It is undoubtedly the museum of architectures of Han Nationality. After the tour, drive to guesthouse in Pingyao Town and enjoy the local Chinese Dinner in the town.

Pingyao Ancient City
Day 2 Jan 27, Pingyao

Meals: Breakfast, Chinese Lunch, Chinese Dinner(The Eve of Chinese New Year)

Accommodation:

Dejuyuan Guesthouse, Standard Room or similar class

After enjoying the breakfast, your will spend a full day to explore the ancient town. Firstly, visit the the well-preserved Ancient Wall, one of the TOP 4 most preserved ancient city walls in China, which was also inscribed as the world cultural heritage together with the Pingyao Ancient Town. The wall is 8-10 meter high, 8-12 meter wide in the bottom and 3-6 meter wide in the top which makes a good defense in the ancient time.Then stroll around the Ming and Qing Dynasties Street, the central axis of Ping’an town, which is the most prosperous business center in Pingyao in Qing and Qing dynasties and the highlights of the cultural heritage of Pingyao ancient town. After that, visit the famous Rishenchang Draft Bank, the first draft bank in China, which was built in 1823 A.D. In Qing Dynasty. Now it is the museum of Chinese Draft Bank. The last stop is the former County Government, which was originally built in North Wei Dynasty and completed in Yuan,Ming and Qing dynasties. The earliest architectures were built in Yuan Dynasty. With a total area of 26, 000 sq.m, it is one of the Top 4 most preserved ancient county government in China. Late this afternoon, you will have the chance to experience the Chinese traditional New Year in the guesthouse, attending the activities of making dumplings, paper-cut and home visit. Lunch will be served with local Chinese meal during the tour. Dumpling is the most popular food on the Eve of Chinese Spring Festival in Northern China.

Tonight, we will arrange you with the traditional big dinner for the eve of Chinese New Year at the local restaurant. You will also receive a lucky bag which might bring you good duck in the coming year.

Rishenchang Draft Bank
Day 3 Jan 28, Pingyao- departure

Meals: Breakfast

After breakfast, you will have a free morning to explore on your own in the ancient town. Then you will be transferred to Pingyao Railway Station for departure train and continue on your trip in China. End your memorable tour in Pingyao.

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