Yingge And Sansia Half-Day Folk Arts Tour From Taipei

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Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Free Cancellation
  • Instant Confirmation
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  • Duration: 4 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    1:00 PM Hotel pickups commence prior to this time, you must contact the local service provider to verify your exact pickup time.
  • Departure Details :
    Tour departs from downtown Taipei hotels
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point at approximately 5:30pm
  • Cancellation Policy :
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.

Overview

Explore the two neighboring towns of Yingge and Sansia on this tour from Taipei.
Sansia's Zushi Temple is one of the world's finest examples of current Chinese temple art built in 1769. Yingge is Taiwan's ceramic and potter capital, producing magnificent hand-painted works of art, from earthenware tea sets to delicate statues. You will have a chance to experience the pottery throwing there.

Highlights

  • Instant Confirmation
  • Soak up the atmosphere on a walking tour
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included

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Tour Highlights

  • Sansia Ching Shui Tsu Shih Temple
  • Old Street in Sansia
  • Yingge's Pottery Factory and Showroom
  • Pottery Street in Yingge

This tour visits the neighboring towns of Yingge and Sansia. Yingge is Taiwan's pottery capital, a small town that produces hand-painted replicas of elegant Ming and Ching vases like those that once graced the places in Peking. The old Yingee pottery street is famous for it's ceramic and pottery stores. You'll have the opportunity to purchase some of these exquisite items. Every October the town holds a pottery street festival.

Visit a local Pottery factory where you can watch potters' working the clay and artists painting vases.

Tour continues to the traditional country town of Sansia, originally called Sanjiauyung. The main attraction in Sansia is the artistic Ching Shui Tsu Shih Temple, built in 1769 and destroyed in the 1833 earthquake, it was later rebuilt in 1867. The Ching Shui Tsu Shih Temple is famous for its camphor wood carvings. It is graded a a historic site and is one of Taipei's major temples.

Walk the beautiful old street of Sansia, lined with old western style buildings decorated with wood carvings as well as bronze and stone sculptures.

Inclusions

Air-conditioned vehicle

Professional tour guide

Admission fee and entrance ticket included in the itinerary

Insurance

Hotel pick-up and drop-off (Taipei City downtown only)

Pottery throwing experience

Entry/Admission - Yingge Ceramics Street

Exclusions

Food and drinks

Gratuities

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Wheelchair accessible

Stroller accessible

Infants must sit on laps

Transportation is wheelchair accessible

Most travelers can participate

This tour/activity will have a maximum of 35 travelers