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Shopping Tour in Beijing: The Antique Market, China

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Key Information:
Tour Duration: 1 day(s)
Group Size: 1 - 10 people
Destination(s): China  
Specialty Categories: Shopping Trips  
Season: January - December
Airfare Included: No
Tour Customizable: No
Minimum Per Person Price: 50 US Dollar (USD)
Maximum Per Person Price: 134 US Dollar (USD)

Liulichang Cultural Street (the Antique Shops Area): The name originated from the kilns that had been set up to make glazed tiles and bricks in the 13th to 17th centuries when the Yuan and Ming dynasties had their respective capital built in Beijing. By the time of the mid-18th century during the reign of Emperor Qianlong of the Qing Dynasty, the street, lined with curio, calligraphy and painting stores became prosperous. Busy with cultural activities during the past 200 years, this old street has taken on a completely new look after reconstruction and looks more splendid.

Beijing Antique Store is located right here in this very ancient cultural street. The store consists of eleven branch shops, Bogu Zhai, Moyuan Ge handle original works of calligraphy and painting by famous Chinese scholars and painters of different times and embroideries as well; Yungu Zhai, Cuizhen Zhai, Yunyu Zhai, Zhenhuan Ge deal mainly in bronzes, stones, ceramics and cloisonné, as well as ivory, wood and bamboo carvings, etc; Qingyun Tang & Guanfu Zhai sell ink sticks of different times, and seals made by famous seal engravers; Yueya Tang operates as the country’s exclusive licensed dealer of the most ancient works of art.

Pick-up from your hotel at 8 AM or 1 PM. Drive to the Panjiayuan. The market deals mainly in antiques and arts and crafts. It also has the reputation of being the most inexpensive antique market in Beijing, attracting both foreign and domestic tourists

Notes:
Airfare is not included in the tour price.

the quotation includes transportation English speaking tour guide
Please reserve at least one day before the departure time. As the exchange rate of CNY to USD is floating, we reserve the right to adjust the quote in USD according to the exchange rate on the date you pay the tour.

Remarks:
1.As it is a private tour, you could let us know the departure time. When you book this trip, please write down your detailed information in Beijing (better with hotel or apartment name, phone number, and English address).
2.The visiting order may different according to the traffic and the hotel you stay in.
3.The guide will call you to confirm the departure time one day before (usually before 9 pm).
4.The pickup hotel on the four-ring road.
5.If you need to pick up at the airport to start the trip, the extra cost for one person is RMB100.

About This Supplier
Location: China
Joined InfoHub: Mar 2012

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