Private Day Tour: Pingyao Highlights of Old Town and City Wall

Private Day Tour: Pingyao Highlights of Old Town and City Wall

Pingyao played an important role in the economic development of Shanxi during Ming and Qing Dynasties, while the soul of Pingyao lies in its Old City. On this private day tour, you will follow a knowledgeable tour guide to discovery the profound history of world cultural heritage listed Pingyao Ancient City.

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Pingyao Old Town Jixiang Temple, Road North West Section of Huayuan Street, Pingyao County 031100 China

Local friendly tour guide will meet you at your Pingyao hotel lobby at 9:00 am, lead you to start the tour of well-preserved ancient city with a grand City Wall, traditional residences, former security guard companies, time-honored shops, and Ancient government office.

While walking along the ancient Ming-Qing Street, learn about the Old Town’s history, culture, and architecture from your guide. Visit the Ancient Government Office to the west of the Ancient Ming-Qing Street. Explore the nearly 200-year-old Rishengchang Exchange Museum.

Later you will have a break and enjoy a delicious lunch of traditional local food. Then proceed to visit the Confucius Templ, the City God Temple, and explore the turtle-like Ancient City Wall. To conclude the trip, local guide will escort you back to the hotel and bid farewell. 

Duration: 7 hours

Informacion Adicional
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Children must be accompanied by an adult"
"Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately"
"Most travelers can participate"
"Private car / van are prohibited in the old town, this tour excludes transportation by private vehicle. If you hotel is outside the old town, the guide will help you to take a taxi and the taxi fee is at your own expense."
"This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate"
"Face masks required for travelers in public areas"
"Face masks required for guides in public areas"

Start Time: 09:00 AM
Duration: 7 Hours
Start location: Traveler pickup is offered
Departure Point: Your centrally located Pingyao downtown hotel
Return point: Your centrally located Pingyao downtown hotel

Cancellations and refunds: For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.


  • English-speaking guide
  • Lunch in local restaurant
  • Hotel meet & greet
  • Entrance ticket fees
  • Entry/Admission - Pingyao Old Town Jixiang Temple

Not Included

  • Gratuities


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