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Kangning Road, Pingyao County,Jinzhong City,Shanxi Provice

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Type: Attractions
Opening hours:
Opening Hours: 29Apr-9Oct: 08:00-19:00, Latest Entry: 18:30 10Oct-28Apr: 08:00-17:30, Latest Entry: 17:15
Ticket Type Schedule Pre-booking Cost
Adult Admission (19-59y) Entry Time: 08:00-18:30

Shared capacity: 5000 pax

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Children Admission (7-18y) Entry Time: 08:00-18:30

Shared capacity: 5000 pax

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Pingyao Ancient City Ticket Booking

Address: Kangning Road, Pingyao County,Jinzhong City,Shanxi Provice山西省晋中市平遥县康宁路

Type: Popular Attractions

Tour Code: PYT-01

Name: 平遥古城

Opening Hours:

29Apr-9Oct: 08:00-19:00, Latest Entry: 18:30

10Oct-28Apr: 08:00-17:30, Latest Entry: 17:15

Ticket Type: E-Ticket / QR Code
Confirmation: Sent by Email/WeChat/What's App


For history, culture, and architecture enthusiasts, a visit to Pingyao Ancient City is an absolute must. Book Pingyao Ancient City ticket from EtripChina and start your exploration.

This well-preserved ancient town in Shanxi Province, China, offers a glimpse into the country's rich past with its Ming and Qing dynasty architecture, traditional courtyard homes, temples, and imposing city walls. Walking through the labyrinthine streets of Pingyao, visitors can soak up the atmosphere of a bygone era, marveling at the intricate wood carvings, ornate buildings, and vibrant street scenes. A UNESCO World Heritage Site, Pingyao Ancient City is a living museum that transports visitors back in time and provides a unique insight into China's cultural heritage.

The key attractions of Pingyao Ancient City:

Pingyao Ancient City Wall平遥古城墙

Government Office Buildings (Yamen)县衙

City God Temple城隍庙

Confucius Temple文庙

Xietongqing Draft Bank协同庆钱庄博物馆

Rishengchang Draft Bank日升昌票号

The First Museum of Armed Escort Agency in North China华北第一镖局博物馆


Entrances:

Upper West Gate上西门, Lower West Gate下西门, North Gate北门, Upper East Gate上东门, Lower East Gate下东门, Small South Gate小南门, Yingxun Gate迎薰门 are open 24 hours a day.
The City Wall Entrances: North Gate北门, Lower West Gate下西门, Great South Gate大南门.
The City Wall Exits: North Gate北门, Lower West Gate下西门, Great South Gate大南门, Yunlu Old Street
雲路老街.

Suggest Route:

A: North Gate北门→Rishengchang Draft Bank日升昌票号→The First Museum of Armed Escort Agency in North China华北第一镖局博物馆→Qingxu Temple清虚观→Ming and Qing Stree明清街→Tian Jixiang天吉祥→City Tower 市楼→Xietongqing Draft Bank协同庆钱庄博物馆→City God Temple城隍庙→Confucius Temple文庙→Pingyao Ancient City Wall平遥古城墙

 

B: Government Office Buildings (Yamen)县衙→Yingxun Gate(迎熏门) →Pingyao Ancient City Wall平遥古城墙→Confucius Temple文庙→City God Temple城隍庙→The First Museum of Armed Escort Agency in North China华北第一镖局博物馆→Xietongqing Draft Bank协同庆钱庄博物馆→Rishengchang Draft Bank日升昌票号→Ma Family Courtyard马家大院

 

Useful Tips:

1.     The ticket is valid for 3 days from your selected date of purchase. Visitors are allowed to visit each attraction within Pingyao Ancient City only once during their ticket's three-day validity period.

2.     People aged 60 and above (including 60y) and children aged 6 and below (including 6y), or those with a height of 1.2 meters and below, enjoy free admission.

3.     Most hotels or guesthouses in the ancient city offer complimentary maps for exploring the historic area.

4.     If time permits, it’s recommended to visit the Shuanglin Temple and Zhenguo Temple, where there’re just near the Pingyao Ancient City.

5.     Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday there is the light show along the Ancient City Wall.

6.     The Government Office Building (Yamen) hosts a daily court trial reenactment at 3:30 PM, lasting approximately 15 minutes.


Price Inclusion:

  • The Pingyao Ancient City admission ticket grants access to all the attractions within the city, but separate tickets are required for entry to Shuanglin Temple and Zhenguo Temple.

  • Entrance Fee as specific

  • Service Fee and bank charge

Price Exclusion:

  • Admission tickets to Shuanglin Temple and Zhenguo Temple

  • Transfer from and back to hotel


 

Learn more about traveling around Datong please click here:

1.     Essence of Datong

2.     4 Days Classic Datong Tour

3.     Insight tour of Datong

4.     5 Days Datong and Wutai Cultural Tour


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