The tour packages to Datong will offer you an lifetime encounter. Different Datong tour itineraries have been carefully arranged based on its outstanding attractions. As the second largest city in Shanxi Province, Datong is situated in the far north, near the border with Inner Mongolia, a 6-hour train ride or 5-hour drive from Beijing. Now it has been developed into the second largest industrial city of Shanxi Province and known as City of the Coal. Most people would like to take Datong as an indurstry city rather than a tour destination. However, its glorious history and culture have left so many precious relics of which Datong should be proud. More and more people have started planning tours to feed their rising curiosity about this city.
Highlights of the Datong tour includes: Yungang Cave, one of China's four most famous Buddhist Grottoes; Hanging Temple, leaning over a near vertical rock and suspended by a few wooden beams. What's more, the Nine Dragon Screen and Mount Heng will also leave you deep impressions. Besides seeing the abundant historical relics, you will also have a chance to view the unique natural beauty of Datong during your tours. Sceneries here are all very majestic and grand. Strolling in this ancient city which was founded in 200BC, you will have the chance to explore its flourished past and booming future. Wecome to Datong! A tour to Datong will surely worth your money and time.
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