Explore three ancient Ming villages which offers a snapshot of history
Many ancient villages in rural Beijing offer a snapshot of history, as they have been preserved, virtually unchanged since they were built. Some folk villages are fascinating and delightful, that help you understand Chinese culture and ancient architecture.
During our trip, we will visit three ancient villages: Chuandixia Village, Double Stone Village and Baiyu Village. Chuandixia Village is an old hill village and is one of the most well conserved ones in all of China. It is situated on an ancient post road in the mountainous area This village is famously known as the "Potala Palace" of Beijing.
Double Stone village and Baiyu village are very lovely ancient villages. They still retain their original appearances. Some people there still live a very natural original lifestyle. You can see the doors which are made of branches and the houses which are made of stones.
If you want to make some changes about the itinerary, please feel free to let me know. Our common goal is that you see what YOU want to see.
Highlights of this tour:
1. Explore three ancient Ming villages which offers a snapshot of history in one day. The folk villages are fascinating and delightful, that help you understand Chinese culture and ancient architecture.
2. Awesome views for photographers;
3. Fit for family with kids.
Meeting Point + Tour Duration
Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building
Duration: 8 hours
Weather and traffic may affect this tour.
Modern clean air-conditioned vehicles: 1) four seats Volks Wagenwerk or Hyundai or Toyotabcars for 1-2 people. 2) 5-9 seats business vans for 3-7 people.
Estimated Local Cash Needed
100 rmb (1 US$ is about 6.5 rmb) - gifts
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Lovely tour. Guide was very knowledgeable and spoke very good English. We had her two full days and enjoyed them both.