Historic north east
Destinations Destinations
Beijing, Xi'an, Mutianyu, Great Wall of China, Pingyao
Activity Activity
Culture & History, Family, Cities, Photography

Experience some highlights of old China between Beijing and the country’s original capital of Xi’an. Start in Beijing where you can experience traditional Chinese culture as you wander through hidden hutong communities. One of the best places to see the Great Wall is less than 100km north of the capital at Mutianyu. From here, go southwest to Xi’an, the ancient city that is home to the Terracotta Army. While you’re there, discover its history with a cycle around the city wall. From here, return to Beijing via Pingyao, a city famed for its history and well-preserved ancient architecture.

Trip highlights

Approx. days

7

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