Top Historical Places in Pingyao

Are you looking to explore the history of Pingyao through the ages? There are a number of historical destinations in Pingyao including the time-honored buildings, monuments, palaces, and parks where you can learn about the glorious past of Pingyao. The presence of these historical sites and museums will take you on a walk through Pingyao ‘s rich history.
If you are willing to have an in-depth historical information about Pingyao, we recommend that you take a wonderful guided tour to cover the major historical attractions. Also, check the opening and closing time for each so that you can organize your time. Make sure that you go through the complete list of historical places in Pingyao for a great trip!

Let's witness the history of Pingyao with these top historical places - monuments and landmarks:

  1. City Wall Of Pingyao

    Outdoors, Historical Site, Nature

    The City Wall of Pingyao was built in 827 B.C. to prevent the Pingyao city from any invasion. Since then, the wall has gone through repairs and renovations about 26 times and stands now in an excellent condition. The wall is 12 meters high and 3-6 meters wide on top, and runs for a total length for around 6 kilometres. Built with rammed earth inside and brick and stone outside, the wall resembl...Read more
  2. Zhang Bi Old Castle

    Outdoors, Castle, Historical Site, Nature

    The Zhang Bi old Castle was constructed during the Qing and Ming Dynasties and has preserved the history and culture of the place over the period. The Castle is a great place for academic research and tourism as it provides a lot of information about the different dynasties. It is situated at 1040 meters above the sea level and has an underground tunnel, constructed during the Sui Dynasty. The ...Read more