All Inclusive Private Day Tour to Shaxi Ancient Town from Lijiang
Escape the bustle of the city and discover the ancient Tea Horse Road Town at Shaxi outside of Lijiang on this double-duty, full-day excursion. After the convenient hotel pick up, hop on your private air-conditioned vehicle, discover the ancient buildings, stone bridges, ancients roads and streets at Shaxi Ancient Town. Learn its history and background from your tour guide, and experience the quaint lives of local Bai People. This private tour including entrance fee, lunch and door-to-door hotel transfers. You can choose to end your tour in Shaxi, Dali or return Lijiang.Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this productPass By:
Lijiang Ancient Town （South Gate）, China, Yunnan Sheng, Lijiang Shi, Gucheng Qu, Pedestrian St, 东大街1号
Meet your private guide in hotel's lobby in Lijiang, heading directly to Shaxi Ancient Town which takes about 2 hours. Sit back and enjoy the sceneries along the way. Stop At:
Yunnan Shaxi Ancient Town, Southwest of Jianchuan County, Dali China
Shaxi Ancient Town, used to be an important and prosperous hub along the ancient Tea Horse Road which refers to the international trade route with the caravan as the main means of transportation. It is one of the world's 100 most endangered sites listed by the World Monuments Fund is a place where you can breathe in fresh air around-the-clock. The village has a long history that can be traced back to the Spring and Autumn period and the Warring States period (770 BC-221BC).
Now there still remains ancient buildings, stone bridges, ancients roads and streets as a record of the once glory and vicissitude of the its past.
Duration: 2 hoursStop At:
Xingjiao Temple, Shaxi, Sideng Street, Shaxi Town, Jianchuan County 671302 China
Upon arrival, follow your tour guide to explore. Stroll around the Sifang street, if you come on Friday, you will experience the local trading fair: mountain villagers come down from the hills with their horses to trade their goods.
Next, you will pay a visit to the Ming Dynasty (1368 - 1644 AD) Xingjiao Temple. It is the largest and most representative Buddhist Tantra temple in China. The well-preserved murals of Ming Dynasty in the temple are deeply influenced by the painting style of the Central Plains in China and have rich local ethnic characteristics. They are the treasures of the Bai People in the southwestern China. Your tour guide will offer more information and facts about the Buddhism in China.
Continue to explore the Ancient Opera Stage and Yuxi Bridge. After lunch in the the local restaurant, you can choose to end your tour in Shaxi, heading to Dali or return Lijiang
Duration: 2 hours
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Infants must sit on laps"
"Most travelers can participate"
"This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate"
Duración: 8 To 9 Hours
Lugar de comienzo:
Traveler pickup is offered
Your tour guide will pick you up from the lobby of your hotel by holding your name sign
Cancelaciones y devoluciones:
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.