Pingyao Private Tour: Shuanglin Temple And Wang's Compound

Pingyao Private Tour: Shuanglin Temple And Wang's Compound

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Stop At: Shuanglin Temple, Qiaotou Village, Zhongdu Country, Pingyao County 031100 China

Pick up from your hotel lobby at 9:00 am by local tour guide, aboard comfortable air-conditioned vehicle to start the highlight day trip from Pingyao.

Your first stop will be Shuanglin Temple reputed to be the ancient painted sculptures museum. Listed in the World Heritage by UNESCO in 1997, Shuanglin Temple houses more than 2,000 colorful sculptures reflecting the exquisite skills of the artisans of the Song, Yuan, Ming and Qing Dynasties. Head inside the Temple with a history of about 1,400 years, follow your guide to stroll around the large and small halls, and view the vivid and lifelike sculptures. Move on to a local restaurant to enjoy delicious lunch and have a short break.

Duration: 4 hours

Stop At: Wang's Family Compound (Wang Jia Dayuan), Jingsheng Town, Lingshi County 031308 China

Then drive approx. 1 hours to visit the Wang's Compound -a luxurious residence built during 1762-1811 of the Wang Family. Wang's Compound is not only an example of residential architecture, but also a museum of architectural art. Walk into the courtyard, one can see sculptures of stone, wood and brick everywhere. The architectural groups open for viewing are Gaojia Ya, Hongmen Bao, Chongning Bao, etc. The Painting and Calligraphy Hall displays hundreds of excellent works while Treasure Hall contains collections of furnishings, old coins, porcelains, rare stones and jade carvings.

Afterwards, enjoy comfortable transfer back to your hotel to conclude the memorable day trip.

Duration: 4 hours

What's included

  • Private tour
  • Private transportation
  • Professional tour guide
  • Chinese lunch
  • Bottled water
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Entrance ticket fees
  • Entry/Admission - Shuanglin Temple
  • Entry/Admission - Wang's Family Compound (Wang Jia Dayuan)

What's not included

  • Gratuities

Provider Photos

  • Wang's Compound

  • Shuanglin Temple

  • Shuanglin Temple

  • Wang's Compound

  • Wang's Compound

  • Shuanglin Temple

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