Pingyao Ancient City
Friday, May 4, 2012 9:50:43 AM
Pingyao Ancient City was built followed Chinese Traditional architectural style, embodies the 14th to the 19th century around the Han Chinese historical and cultural characteristics, so it is one of the excellent places to visit in China to study more about the history.
Pingyao is famous for Triratna, and the ancient city wall is one of them. Pingyao city wall was built in the 3rd year of Ming Hongwu reign (1370) with 6.4 kilometers circumference which is the existing early history of Shanxi, the largest of a city wall. During Ming and Qing dynasties it had been repaired, but basically the shape and construction of the early Ming. The second treasure is Shuanglin Temple located in southwest of the ancient city which was built in 571 AD. More than 10 halls saved more than 2,000 colorful statues statue, during the Yuan Dynasty to the Ming Dynasty, known as the "painted sculpture art treasure". Out of the north gate of the ancient town stands an old temple, which is the third city treasure. Buddhist temple built in the monastery of Five Dynasties (10th century) period, and it is currently ranked third in the old wooden structure in China, dating back over 1000 years of history. The Five Dynasties period colorful sculpture is rare treasures.
Since China is very rich in tourism resources, during China Travel, tourists will be full of enjoyment. If you are interested in the history, Xian Tour will meet your needs; if you want to enjoy the picturesque natural landscape, Guilin Tour will be wonderful. Welcome to China to enjoy your holiday and there is no doubt that every visitor here will enjoy a happy time!