8 Days Shanxi History Tour
Day 01 Arrival in Taiyuan (no meal)
Arrival in Taiyuan, transfer to the hotel.
Day 02 Taiyuan-Pingyao (B, L)
After breakfast, transfer to visit Jinci Temple, which was founded about 1,400 years ago, boasting a diverse collection of more than 100 sculptures, buildings, terraces, and bridges. Then proceed to Pingyao, you will visit Qiao Family Compound and Double Forest Temple before checking into the hotel.
Day 03 Pingyao (B, L)
Explore the old town of Pingyao escorted by your guide, including the visits to the city wall, Rishengchang Draft Bank and Ming and Qing Street. Free time at the rest of the day.
Day 04 Pingyao – Linfen (B, L)
Drive to Hongdong County to visit Guangsheng Temple, the Rainbow Tower, Scholar Tree Park, and Ming Dynasty Jail.
Day 05 Linfen (B, L)
Drive to see the Hukou Waterfall, the largest one on the Yellow River of China. After lunch, drive back.
Day 06 Linfen – Yuncheng (B, L)
Visit Yao Temple, the shrine of one of the three Saints of Ancient China, and Dingcun village Folklore Museum. Drive to Yuncheng.
Day 07 Yuncheng (B, L)
Visit Yongle Palace, with 960 sq meters of fresco of Yuan Dynasty. After lunch, visit Pujiu Temple and Iron Ox of Tang Dynasty in Yellow river.
Day 08 Yuncheng departure (B, L)
Hotel checkout in the morning. You can choose to head west to Mount Hua and Xian in Shaanxi Province, or head south to Luoyang of Henan Province.
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