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3-Hour Private Walking Tour of Pingyao Highlights

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US$ 50.00
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    Stop At: City Wall of Pingyao, Within Pingyao County, Pingyao County 031100 China

    Have a walking on the Ming-era Wall with your private guide, he or she will explain the history of the wall, and you can see the best view of the roof top and street from the wall.

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Ming and Qing Dynasties Street,South Main Street, Pingyao County 031100 China

    This street also named South Street. Which is full of the hotels, restaurants, street foods, bars, souvenir stores etc, It is good place to see the plenty of the local snacks and guide will let you know which one is good to try. Don't forget to take the picture with the city center building which is named Shilou.

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Pingyao Confucian Temple, In Ancient City of Pingyao, Pingyao County 031100 China

    With guide to visit the 840 years old Dacheng Building in this temple, and learn Confucian wise from here.

    Duration: 40 minutes

    Stop At: Ancient City of Pingyao, In Pingyao County, Pingyao County 031100 China

    Pingyao is the UNESCO sights which shows us the ancient China, 700 years old wall, Ming ang Qing dynasty street, temples, ancient local residence, and guide will show you the back street in Pingyao to see the local people's life.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Rishengchang Former Bank, Dapu Village, Pingyao County 031100 China

    This is the museum of The first bank of China, guide will explain the history of the bank and how the bank was managed well by the CEO since from 1823. You can not miss it when you are in Pingyao.

    Duration: 40 minutes

    Stop At: Ping Yao Temple of the City God, Chenghuang Temple Street, Pingyao County 031100 China

    It is the most beautiful temple inside the old city, which is from Ming dynasty, and consits of many Taoist god, like city good, kitchen god and three Wealth Gods and guide will help you find out your Chinese Zodiac animals if you tell him or her your year of birth.

    Duration: 40 minutes
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Professional and friendly guide
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Entrance fee of the sights listed in the itinerary
    • Entry/Admission - City Wall of Pingyao
    • Entry/Admission - Ming and Qing Dynasties Street
    • Entry/Admission - Pingyao Confucian Temple
    • Entry/Admission - Ancient City of Pingyao
    • Entry/Admission - Rishengchang Former Bank
    • Entry/Admission - Ping Yao Temple of the City God
    • Gratuities
    • Food and drinks
    • Hotel room fee
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Please wear comfortable walking shoes
    • Stroller accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    My wife and I booked this three-hour private walking tour of Pingyao highlights through Viator. Our guide was Jonathan Zhang, who proved to be excellent. Knowledgeable, interesting, helpful, Jonathan made this tour something special. Pingyao has an interesting history, which
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    Can't say enough of this lovely town. As usual, China Highlights assigned us a superb tour guide, Verena, who spoke excellent English and knew the city super well, since she grew up there. We stayed at Jing's Residence, a boutique hotel that is a must if you are spending the
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    Jonathan introduced us to Verena as a guide in Pingyao. Verena was able to answer all kinds of questions and read every wish from our lips. She has the city, temples, kung-fu schools and was able to explain the life of the inhabitants wonderfully. Verena's English was excellent.
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    Response from To_be_the_number_one, Manager at 3-Hour Private Walking Tour of Pingyao Highlights
    Responded 27 Feb 2018
    Thanks for your trust, and thanks for your review. We are really pleased that you enjoyed our service with Verena. Verena is really good English speaking and local guide. We always try our best to serve the good tour servcie to our guests. Welcome everyone to visit Pingyao and Shanxi.---Jonathan
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    We contacted Jonathan for our 1-day tour in Pingyao. Since the first emails, Jonathan has been really accommodating to satisfying our requests. We met him at the hotel, and he guided us throughout the city's ancient streets, palaces, and temples. Specifically, we visited the
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    Response from To_be_the_number_one, Manager at 3-Hour Private Walking Tour of Pingyao Highlights
    Responded 27 Feb 2018
    Thanks for your recommendation, I am very pleased that you enjoyed this tour with me in Pingyao. It is good idea and good choice to visit highlights with guide in Pingyao within short time, Thanks for choosing me, very impressive.Of course not only 3 hours, we would like you to konw Pingyao better, so we don't mind to give you more hours for the tour. Good luck and hope see you again.
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    • Languages Offered: English, Chinese
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