China Shandong Classic Tour
- Tour Price: $590
- Tour Code: CT17
- Available: Daily
- Duration: 7 Days
- Destinations: Qingdao, Weifang, Taian, Qufu, Jinan
Tour Destinations: Qingdao, Weifang, Taian, Qufu, Jinan. Shandong Tour awaits you with beautiful landscapes and scenic spots. Shandong is a coastal province of the eastern China. Shandong is rich in historical and cultural resources, and gifted with beautiful landscapes, with 157 cultural relics preservation sites under the state protection. Shandong is also blessed with beautiful landscapes. The most famous scenic spots are Mount Taishan, Confucius Temple, Confucius Mansion and Confucius Cemetery in Qufu, Mt. Laoshan and the seaside of the Jiaodong peninsula. Qufu and Mt.Taishan are two of the most important places of interest worth visiting, and they are also the highlights of this classic Shandong Tour.
|Tour Prices (this is private tour based on per person and shown in US dollars)|
|Group Size||Budget Class||Standard Class||Deluxe Class|
|(For 10 persons up, please email us for new quotations)|
|Hotel fare and daily buffet breakfast||Lunch and dinner listed in the itinerary|
|Entrance fees to the sightseeing||China domestic flight and airport taxes|
|Private vehicle, driver and guide||Accident insurance|
|International air fare and airport tax||Personal expenses|
|Tips for guide and driver|
Day 01: Arrive in Qingdao
After you arrive in Qingdao, you will be picked up at the airport and taken to visit Small Qingdao Island. After that you will be driven to your hotel for the remainder of the night.
Day 02: Qingdao / Weifang (B/L/D)
You will be picked up from your hotel and taken to Mt. Laoshan, a famous Taoist mountain with beautiful scenery. There you can visit Taiqing Palace, one of the best palaces in this region. After lunch, drive to visit Xiaoyushan Park, the first hilltop park with traditional Chinese architecture style in Qingdao. Afterwards, you will be transferred to Weifang, the International Kite City.
Day 03: Weifang / Taian(B/L/D)
This morning you will visit the Kite Museum. After that you will be transferred to Taian, where Mt.Tai located. Then check in your hotel for rest.
Day 04: Taian / Qufu(B/L/D)
Today, you will first visit Mt. Tai Tourist Attraction, followed by a visit to Dai Temple, which was first constructed in the Han Dynasty. It is perhaps the largest ancient complex on Mount Taishan. After the tour you will be driven to the next destination Qufu, where Confucius lived, studied and was buried.
Today, you will first visit the Cemetery of Confucius, where the family and descendants of Confucian are buried. Next to visit the Temple of Confucius, one of the three largest ancient architectural complexes in China, in which a group of grand buildings built in oriental style. Finally you will visit Kong Family Mansion, where the first son and the first grandson of Confucius lived. Then you will be driven toJinan, the capital city of Shandong Province.
Day 06: Jian (B/L/D)
Picked up from your hotel and driven to visit Baotu Springs, one of the most famous and oldest springs in Jinan, with a history spanning over 2,600 years. Then visit Daming Lake, regarded as one of the three must-see tourist spots in Jinan. After lunch, visit the Thousand Buddha Mountain, home of Buddhism culture in China. After the tour, you will be sent back to your hotel for rest.
Day 07: Depart from Jinan (B)
After breakfast, you will be transferred to the airport for your departure to the next destination.
Question:We are interested in the confucian Tour in Shandong, to start on June 5 and to end on June 13, 2010. Is this a group tour or could we travel with our own driver and guide? Could you provide this tour for us, and what would be the approximate cost? Thank you. Charles and Laurie McClain
Answer:Yes, we will arrange this Shandong tour only for your group, you will have the private vehicle, driver, and guide. According to your request, we made the itinerary, please check. Please let us know: how many people in your group? Which kind of hotel you want to stay in this tour?Then we will make a best rate for you.