Our Beijing tour guide will
pick you up from your hotel in Beijing. Take private
car or van to the railway station. Our guide will
help you in arranging your soft-berth on the train.
The train will leave in the evening and you will spend
the night on the train (4-bed cabin).
Arrival in Datong early
in the morning, our local guide will pick you up
at the Datong railway station. Have breakfast in
your hotel, then visit Yungang Grottoes and Huayan
Temple. After lunch, tour to Shanhua Monastery and
then visit the Nine Dragon Wall.
Ancient Chinese Buddhist cave arts that were mainly
constructed in the period between 460 and 525 during
the Northern Wei Dynasty. The grottoes were built
against the mountain and stretch about 1 kilometer
from east to west, and holds 53 caves with 51,000
The temple was originally built in the Liao Dynasty
(916-1125 AD) as an ancestral temple to the imperial
family, but later it became an important Buddhist
temple. This whole temple is 80% wood including
the tall pagoda. There are a number of large Buddha
statues and figures inside the temple.
Covering an area of 20,000 square meters, the Buddhist
temple was originally constructed in the Tang Dynasty
(618-907) and rebuilt in the Jin, Yuan and Ming
Dynasties. The temple consists of three main halls;
there are a large number of clay sculptures, frescos
and tablets in the temple.
- Beijing (Breakfast,
Tour to the Hanging Temple. After that drive to
Yingxian County and visit the Yingxian Wooden Pagoda.
After dinner, you will be transferred to Datong
station and take overnight train to Beijing (4-bed
An architectural wonder which was built on a cliff
50 meters above the ground. The temple was originally
erected in 491, it has 40 halls and cabinets. It
has made full use of the mechanical principles by
using rocks as supports. Hanging Temple is located
near Hengshan Mountain and 65 kilometers from Datong
Yingxian Wooden Pagoda:
Built in 1056, the pagoda is the oldest wooden multi-storey
structure of the world. Standing 67.31 meters high,
the nine-storey building is also the tallest of
all ancient wooden structures in the world. Yingxian
Wooden Pagoda has survived seven earthquakes, especially
a great earthquake happened in the Yuan Dynasty
that lasted for seven days.
Arrive Beijing, be met and
transferred to your hotel, end of service.
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Price For The Above Tour
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precisely for the above tour.
1. Your name and nationality;
2. The number of persons in your party, if there are
childre, please let us know their age;
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for you that is different from above tour, please
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Quotation Inclusions For Above Tour:
Quotation Exclusions For Above Tour:
1. Hotel accommodation
The hotel is based on two persons
sharing one twin or double standard room with private
Daily American or Chinese breakfast
at the hotel, Chinese lunch and dinner in local Chinese
restaurant as specified in the itinerary above.
3. Private Transport
Private transport between airport
or railway station and hotel and all the sights by
4. Entrance tickets
The main entrance tickets for
the sights mentioned.
5. Guiding service
All normal sightseeing tours
in each city with English-speaking guide and admission
fees where applicable.
China Life Tourist Accident/Casualty
Insurance. We highly recommend that you purchase full
coverage travel insurance from you country of origin.
7. Flights Tickets:
Domestic flights of economic
class in the itinerary.
1. Visa Fees
Charge of obtaining your visa
to enter China.
2. Charge of arrival and departure
The international or domestic
air / train charge of arrival and departure.
3. Single Room Supplement
Should a twin room is needed
by a single guest, supplement of the twin room will
What is single supplement? - The hotel is based on
double occupancy. If the visitor travels alone or
the number of the travelers is odd (such as 3, 5,
7...), who stays in one single room has to pay the
single room supplement. As the hotel is on double
4. Personal Expenses
Expenses of a personal nature
such as laundry, drinks, fax, telephone call, optional
activities or sightseeing, overweight baggage charges
or meals not indicated, ect.
5. Optional Programs
Optional programs which are
not specified in the above itinerary.
Tips to the guide and driver
for well-done job, entirely voluntary.
Yungang Grottoes, Datong
Yungang Grottoes, Datong
Nine Dragon Screen
Yingxian Wooden Pagoda