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2 Days Tour for Yungang Grottoes Cave in Datong, China
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Private Tour, Depart everyday 

Day 1 (L)

Pick you up from your hotel or railway station in Datong and then to visit the Yungang Grottoes(Cloud Ridge Caves),Huayan Monastery, Shanhua Monastery and Nine Dragon Screen. Stay overnight at Datong Hotel.

- Yungang Grottoes: A treasure house of rare and splendid Chinese sculptures enjoys worldwide fame. These grottoes are the main reason most people make it to Datong. The grottoes contain over 50,000 Buddihist statues and stretch for about 1 km east to west.

-Huayan Monastery: This monastery is on the western side of Datong city. The original monastery dates back to AD 1140 and the reign of Emperor Tian Ju'an of the Jin dynasty. The entire complex is being developed into a regional museum.

-Shanhua Monastery: Built during the Tang dynasty, rebuilt in AD 1120, further restoration was done during the Ming dynasty.  The main hall contains statues of 24 divine generals. There is a small dragon screen within the monastery grounds.

-Nine Dragon Screen: One of Datong's several 'dragon screens'-tiled walls depicting fire-breathing dragons. It was originally part of the gate of the palace of Ming dynasty emperor Ming Taizu's 13th son, and is 8m high, over 45m long and 2m thick.

Day 2 (B, L)

Pick you up from your hotel. Visit Suspending Temple (Hanging Monastery) and the Wooden Pagoda. Drive you to your hotel or to the railway station.

-Suspending Temple(Hanging Monastery): This monastery is just outside the town of Hunyuan, 65km south-east of Datong. Built precariously on sheer cliffs above Jinlong Canyon,the monastery dates back more than 1400 years. Its halls and pavilions were built along the contours of the cliff face using the natural hollows and outcrops. The buildings are connected by corridors, bridges and boardwalks and contain bronze, iron and stone statues of gods and buddhas.

-Wooden Pagoda: This 11-century pagoda at Yingxian, 70km south of Datong, is one of the oldest wooden buildings in the world. It's said that not a single nail was used in the onstruction of the nine-storey, 97m structure.

Hotel options:

Four Star Hotel:  Datong Hotel ★★★★

Vehichle mode: private car or MPV van(click for picture)

Our price including:
A. Pick-up and drop-off services; sight entrance tickets;
B. Meals as listed in the itinerary, B=breakfast; L=lunch.
C. Personal driver with car / van for transfer, English speaking tour guide explain sightseeings along the tour.
D. Hotels accommodation (two people live in one room) as listed in the itinerary.
E. All Service Charge and Taxes.

Suggestions: You may get to Datong from Beijing either by train or by air. Flights are available on every Monday, Wednesday and Friday in Datong. If you take a train from Beijing to Datong, you may arrive at Datong at about 7:00 am and you can catch the train back to Beijing which departs Datong at about 10:20 pm (train ticket will be an extra).

How to Book?
1. You can book online or by email, tell us which hotel to pick you up, then receive our confirmation email. 
2. When you arrive in Beijing, our tour guide will call you the night before the tour, if you are not in hotel room, we will leave a message in your room, to inform the time to pick you up in the next morning.

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Question: 2 Days Tour for Yungang Grottoes Cave in Datong, Your questions about our tour package?:,How much does the 2 person package cost in total (USD)? And does it include hotel and transportation bookings done on our behalf? Saturday July 22nd and Sunday July 23rd two-day tour staying one night at 4 star hotel. Transportatio more..
Answer asked by Wan-Yi, 07/19/2017
Wan-Yi Sweeting,您好! 感谢您致电Chinatour.Net咨询旅游。 2 Days Tour for Yungang Grottoes Cave in Datong 的价格是2490元(或者370美元)*2人=4980元(或者742美元)。 价格包含:1. 大同2天的用车;2. 大同2天的英文或者中文导游;3. 景点门票;4.两天的中式午餐;5. 大同一晚的住宿,4星酒店,两人住一间标准房,含早餐。  不包含:1. 北京的交通;2. 机票/火车票;3. 给导游和司机的小费。             more..
Question: Hello!,We are interested to book the 2490 RMB package to Dadong,We would like to fly from Beijing (0645hrs) and coming back on 19th by train (first class) (1340hrs). Pick up from Sanlitun SOHO, which is also the return point,For the stay in Dadong we would like to be in the 4 star hotel,We would also like to ask you to more..
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Thank you for your email to Chinatour.Net You’d like to take flight from Beijingto Datongon Mar 17th and take train back to Beijing on Mar 19th, right? Looking forward hearing from you.     more..
Question: Your questions about our tour package?:,Can you also provide us the round trip air ticket from Guangzhou to Datong and if so how much. How is the payment settled , i.e. credit card or cash,Where can we pick up air ticket from Guangzhou to Datong,we agree to follow your itinerary for 2 days tour,Yes please also book ho more..
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. Tour: 3 Star Hotel + Tour Package, you have 2 persons, : 2,450CNY(382USD) per person Price includes; Airport transportation inDatong. Private car. Private English-speaking tour guide. Chinese lunch on day1, Chinese lunch and dinner on day2.   Entran more..
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