Iron Pagoda in Kaifeng

Zhengzhou is the home of Shaolin Kung Fu. During the 4-day trip, make an in-depth exploration of age-old Zhengzhou and Kaifeng with all highlights, especially time-honored Shaolin Temple.

Duration: 4 days & 3 nights

Destinations: Zhengzhou - Kaifeng - Dengfeng - Zhengzhou

Travel Type: Private tour - FlexibleFree to customize

• Kaifeng highlights of Iron Pagoda and Po Pagoda
• Explore Kungfu and Kungfu culture in Shaolin Temple
• Discover cradle of Chinese culture in Yellow River Scenic Are

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Arrival in Zhengzhou, be met and transfer to hotel. Free at leisure for rest of the day.

One full day tour to Kaifeng, a historical town in Chinese history. It was the capital of eight dynasties in ancient China, including North Song Dynasty. You will visit Dragon Pavilion, Iron Pagoda, and Po Pagoda to explore its history, and also take a walk in Street of Song Dynasty Style to taste traditional loal foods. Drive back to Zhengzhou in late afternoon.

Meal: B, L

Dragon Pavilion

After breakfast, you will be transferred to Songshan Mt. at Dengfeng to visit sacred Shaolin Temple - one birthplace of Chinese Martial Arts. Visit the temple and Dagoba Forest to learn Kungfu culture and you will have chance to watch Kung Fu performances by students of Kungfu Schools. Drive back to Zhengzhou in late afternoon.

Meal: B, L

Shaolin Temple

Drive 20km out of downtown to the bank of Yellow River and visit the Yellow River Scenic Area. Known as China's "Mother River" and the cradle of Chinese civilization, the Yellow River has been playing important role in Chinese economy since the beginning of Chinese history. Later, transfer back and visit Henan Provincial Museum for more collections of Chinese culture. Transfer to the airport or train station in time to head for your next destination.

Meal: B, L

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What's included

  • 1-on-1 Travel Consultant

    Your China based expert listens to your wishes carefully, provides professional advice, ensures unlimited itinerary revisions before done and 24/7 helpline service while traveling.

  • Private Local Guide and Driver

    Your guides are friendly, helpful and knowledgeable, and your drivers are professional, polite and patient. They are very flexible to accommodate your personal needs and happy to show you the local attractions, history, culture, foods and real life. 
    Private transfers from hotel to attractions, airport or train station are also included.

  • Accommodation to Suit Your Preference

    We hand pick hotels ranging from luxury 5 star, superior 4 star to comfortable 3 star. Luxury or cozy boutique hotels and budget guesthouses are also among your choices. You could decide where to stay to meet your taste and budget.

  • Gourmet Meals

    Most of the hotels we select offer both Western and Chinese buffet breakfast. Lunch and dinner included are arranged in selected restaurants to taste authentic Chinese cuisine and local specialties. Thus you may also have a unique food tour.
    Meals specified in itinerary as B=breakfast, L=lunch, D=dinner.

  • Attractions and Activities Listed on the Itinerary

    Our city tour packages have included the (first/main) entry to all attractions and the expenses of activities on the itinerary (except the optional activities).

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