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2-Day Side Trip to Taiyuan

- Pingyao-Taiyuan Tour
Tour Code:Pingyao07From:$120

Trip Highlights - Attractions in Taiyuan involved: Jinci Temple, Chongshan Monastery. If you have plenty time for your Pingyao sightseeing, we suggest you taking a side trip to the areas around to explore more about China. Among the nearby cities around Pingyao, the trip to Taiyuan is convenient and worth visiting. Pingyao is about 108 kilometers from Taiyuan, with 2 hours' driving. So, it is quick and easy for you to combine Taiyuan into your Pingyao tour. We sincerely provide you this 2-day side trip from Pingyao to Taiyuan as below. If you are interested in this 2-day side trip to Taiyuan, welcome to contact us!
Availability: Daily.      Pick-up Point & Time: Your hotel, 8:30am.      Finishing Point & Time: Your hotel, 5:00pm.      Duration: 2 days.

Tour Itinerary: (B-Breakfast, L-Lunch)
Day 01: Pingyao / Taiyuan
Today, our sincere tour guide will hold a greeting board to meet you at the lobby of your hotel in Pingyao. Then, you will be driven to Taiyuan. After your arrival, you will check in a 4 star hotel. The rest of the day will be yours to rest or explore the city on your own.
Hotel: Shanxi Grand Hotel 4 star (or similar class)
Day 02: Depart from Taiyuan (B/L)
In the morning, you shall visit Jinci Temple, which is a short drive (about 15 miles) from Taiyuan city centre. Jinci Temple was often used as an imperial garden. It is one of the most attractive spot in the area, known for its ancient trees, cultural relics, beautiful scenery and most of all, its ancient temple, a rarity in China. After lunch, you will visit Chongshan Monastery. The existing main architectures of Chongshan Temple are mountain door, bell tower, the eastern and western wing-room and Dabei Temple. Afterwards, you will be sent to the railway station for your next destination. (Service End)

Attraction Description
Jinci Temple
Located 25 kilometers (16 miles) to the southeast of downtown Taiyuan City, Jinci Temple is a combination of historical cultural relics and beautiful landscapes. The welcoming boughs of a multitude of ancient trees provide an eye-catching entrance to the temple The Jinci Temple complex is large...
Chongshan Monastery
Chongshan Temple is an attractive travel site. It was originally built in the early period of the Tang Dynasty (618 -907) and the later period of the Sui Dynasty (581-618),named as Baima Temple early, and then changed into Yanshou Temple. In accordance to the plaque of the causes of the establishment of the temple, Chongshan Temple was built by Jin Emperor, the third son of Emperor Zhuyuanzhang...

 Tour Prices (this is private tour based on per person and shown in US dollars)
Group Size Price / Traveler
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1 travelerUSD330
2 travelersUSD180
3-5 travelersUSD170
6-9 travelersUSD150
10 travelers & aboveUSD120

Service Inclusions

  • Entrance fees and lunch as listed
  • All transfers with private vehicle and guide
  • Accident insurance
  • Hotel fare

Service Exclusions

  • Air fare and airport tax
  • Personal expenses
  • Tips for guide and driver

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