Ancient Villages Visit: Chuandixia Village-Double Stone Village-Baiyu Village

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Tour Number

Activity Level

48979


Categories

Youth and Family, Museums / Culture, Hiking and Walking

Details

Kid Friendly: No. Children must be supervised by a parent and please feel free to let me know if you have any other special needs.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 7

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), Mandarin (fluent)

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.

Itinerary

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.

Transportation

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.

What’s Included

Other: 1. the whole day's transportation with a professional driver and a clean car or van;
2. the entry fees;
3. the professional English-speaking tour guide;
4. mineral water;
5. A Chinese family cooking style lunch.

I can take larger groups. Please click 'ask a question' to get a quote.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

100 rmb (1 US$ is about 6.5 rmb) - gifts

What’s Extra

Other: Nothing on this tour is extra if you don't buy souvenirs or other personal items.

A Recent Review of this tour

Lovely tour. Guide was very knowledgeable and spoke very good English. We had her two full days and enjoyed them both.
Dale Schwartz

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  • Tour Number

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    48979


    Categories

    Youth and Family, Museums / Culture, Hiking and Walking

    Details

    Kid Friendly: No. Children must be supervised by a parent and please feel free to let me know if you have any other special needs.

    Friendly: No.

    Maximum travelers: 7

    Language(s)

    explanation

    English (fluent), Mandarin (fluent)

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