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5 Days Qingdao, Qufu & Mount Tai Essence Tour

Qingdao / Qufu / Mount Tai

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  • Zhanqiao Pier
  • Tsingtao Brewery Museum
  • Confucian Temple
  • Mount Tai
  • Tsingtao Brewery Museum
  • Zhanqiao Pier
  • Mount Tai
  • Confucian Temple
Tour Code:
CD-QQTS-05
Tour Type:
Private Tour
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Overview:
This tour takes you to explore the most attractive places of Qingdao, Qufu and Mount Taishan Scenic Area. You could enjoy the beautiful scene and leisure atmosphere in Qingdao; have a better understanding of Confucianism in Qufu and appreciate the first of the Five Sacred Mountains in China!
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Highlights

Visit:
Confucian Temple
Confucian Mansion
Confucian Cemetery
Mount Tai
Dai Temple
 
Tsingtao Brewery Museum
Zhanqiao Pier
Little Qingdao Isle
Badaguan Scenic Resort
Olympic Sailing Center
May Fourth Square
Experience:
Taste the famous Tsingtao Beer and learn more about its history;
Climb Mount Tai, the foremost of the Five Great Mountains of China;
Explore the culture & history of Confucianism in the birthplace of Confucius, Qufu.

Sampling Itinerary Day by Day

Day 1 Qingdao Arrival

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Welcome to Qingdao, a famous seaside city with marvelous coastlines and great Tsingdao Beer. Upon your arrival, your guide will meet you at the airport and escort you to your hotel.

After a little break at hotel, you will visit the Tsingtao Brewery Museum, where you can watch the exhibition of the complete process of making the beer and taste the freshly brewed beer. Since Qingdao is famous for the Tsingtao Brewery, you will have a better understanding about the beer and the city after today’s visit.

(Qingdao International Beer Festival: It is held once a year on the second weekend of the August, and lasts for 16 days. You can enjoy the “Beer Carnival” games, beer tasting, drinking contests, music, food, and interactive performances.)

Tsingtao Brewery Museum
Day 2 Qingdao (B, L)

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After breakfast, your guide and driver will pick you up at your hotel. Today, you will have a city exploration in Qingdao city. The first stop is to Zhanqiao Pier, a symbol of Qingdao city. It was built in 1891 as a naval pier, and now is a famous landmark in the Qingdao Bay.

Then followed a trip to Little Qingdao Isle, whose shape is like an ancient violin, is also called “Violin Isle”. Waterside pavilions, red reefs with blue waves, white tower with green trees and an arbor makes the island as the heaven created a beautiful picture.

Later, you will have a walk in the Badaguan Scenic Resort. It is a great place to embrace Qingdao which is well known for the old villas of different architecture styles. If you miss the Badaguan when visiting Qingdao, it means you haven’t fully seen Qingdao.

Last, you will have a walk along the coastline of Qingdao City to May Fourth Square and the 2008 Olympics Sailing Center.

May Fourth SquareZhanqiao Pier
Day 3 Qingdao - Qufu by High Speed Train (B)

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In this morning, take the 3-hour G train from Qingdao to Qufu! Upon arrival, meet and transfer to have in depth exploration of Confucianism in the hometown of Confucius.

The highlight is to visit “San Kong”, the name given collectively to the three main sites of Confucius: the Confucian Temple, The Confucian Mansion and the Confucian Cemetery. You will get a full understanding about the life of Confucius, as well as the Confucian culture.

Stay overnight in Qufu.

Confucian Temple
Day 4 Qufu - Mount Tai (B)

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In the morning, you will transfer to Mount Tai, the first mountain of the five most famous Mountains in China.

You will first visit the famous Dai Temple, the largest and most completed ancient building of Mount Tai, where ancient emperors always held sacrificial ceremonies.

After lunch, start to climb Mt. Taishan. Take the private car to the Halfway Gate to the Heaven. Then, you could have 1.5 hours’ hike to the top of the Mt. Taishan (if physical condition limits, you could take cable car to South Gate to the Heaven). On the top, visit South Heavenly Gate, Heavenly Street, Jade Emperor Peak, Inscription on the Cliff, Sun Rising Peak and more.

Afterwards, take cable car and private car to get down from the mountain. Stay overnight in Tai’an.

Mount Tai
Day 5 Mount Tai Departure (B)

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After breakfast, be free until be escorted to the train station. Service ends!

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Read what other travelers think about this China trip. We only accept reviews from actual, confirmed travelers who purchased the tour / activity from us, so you can be sure the reviews are unbiased and authentic.

Hi Vivien,

All has gone very well - thanks to you and your colleagues. I'm in Zhujiajiao today and looking around some parts of Shanghai. 

Regards!

Allen

Allen‚ , January 9, 2017

Hi Vivien

I just wanted to email and thank you for the tour you organised for me! I really enjoyed it! I didn’t read all notes carefully ( only just now) and did not tip the driver. I tipped my guide but only because I wanted to and not enough. Is there a way i can transfer you money to tip driver and I would also like to tip the guide more as she was fantastic! I feel really terrible about it as I did not realise and did not think to! Please advise. Thank you!

Deirdre

Deirdre‚ , January 7, 2017

Hi Jack,

I thoroughly enjoyed the tour. Guilin, Yangshuo and Zhangjiajie are world class tourist attractions. The scenery is spectacular. I was amazed I did not see more foreign tourists. I think it is because most people I have spoken to overseas have not heard of these places or realise how good these places are.

Guilin, Yangshuo and Zhangjiajie town centres are nice. They are a pleasant change from the crowded, polluted, concrete jungles of Shanghai and Schenzen.

The tour guides were very good. I especially liked Smiley. She tried very hard to make sure I was happy. She did well to change my itinerary after my flight was changed. The optional night boat cruise in Guilin and night show in Yangshuo recommended by Smiley were very good .

My only disappointments were:

- spending so much time travelling from Guilin to Zhangjiajie after my original flight was cancelled

- not being able to go out with the cormorant fishermen

- not being able to see the staircase through the hole in the hill in Zhangjiajie (because it was too far away and I had to leave for airport)

- having mist and low cloud obscuring the view when I went on the worlds longest cable car to the mountain with the glass walking platform (you can't control the weather)

Overall, I was very happy with the trip. If I had to do it again,  I would allow more time. I think you need at least 3 days in Zhangjiajie.

You did well to organise the trip at such short notice Jack.

I am sure you would get many more tourists if you advertised these areas overseas.

Best regards

Tony

Tony‚ , January 5, 2017
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Tsingtao Brewery Museum
Tsingtao Brewery Museum

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May Fourth Square
May Fourth Square
Zhanqiao Pier
Zhanqiao Pier

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Confucian Temple
Confucian Temple

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Mount Tai
Mount Tai

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