Private Day Trip To Cuandixia Village From Beijing

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 Hrs
  • Departure Time :
    8:30 a.m ( flexible time )
  • Departure Details :
    Beijing central hotel
  • Return Details :
    Beijing central hotel

Overview

Leave busy Beijing for a day trip to the charming village of Cuandixia. Founded during the Ming Dynasty (13681644), Cuandixia was an important trade route stop for several centuries. Its historic courtyard homes are nestled into the mountain slope, with orchards and fields tucked in between, and a backdrop of fertile valleys and hills. Explore the town with your private guide and enjoy an authentic country-style lunch in a local restaurant. Your tour includes private vehicle and guide, lunch, and hotel pickup and drop-off.

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Your guide will meet you in your centrally located hotel in Beijing at 8:30 am. You will start your tour by driving to the Cuandixia Village. It takes about 2.5 hours to arrive the village. It is located on ancient post road roughly 55 miles northwest from central Beijing in the Jingxi mountain region. On the way to the village you will enjoy the beautiful mountain and countryside scenery. Cuandixia Village contains around 70 courtyard homes, which gently climb the slopes of a mountain, built by a family who migrated from Shanxi province more than 400 years ago. During the Ming and Qing dynasties, the road that led through the mountains to the provinces of Hebei and Shanxi acted as a trade and passageway. The residents of Cuandixia would open their doors to travelers and serve the passing trade. Over time, the village became forgotten as expressways and train tracks changed the route to the west Lunch in the Local Family restaurant, you will enjoy an authentic countryside style food. You will end your tour around 5PM and transfer back to your centrally located hotel in Beijing.

Inclusions

  • Entrance fees
  • Bottled water
  • Lunch
  • Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Guaranteed to skip the long lines
  • Private tour
  • Round-trip private transfer
  • Transport by private vehicle

Exclusions

  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Drinks
  • Gratuities (recommended)

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required

Wheelchair accessible, please advise at time of booking if wheelchair assistance is required