Best Datong Tours 2020/2021: China Datong Packages Tour of Yungang Grottoes and Hanging Temple

Located in Shanxi Province, the middle of China, Datong is a low-key historic city compared with others shining before the world like Beijing and Xian. But the humble character would not hide its splendid history and culture: It was the Capital of North Wei Dynasty (398-493) and important city with strategic position in the time of Liao, Jin, Ming and Qing, leaving its impress through the grandiose Buddhist statues of Yungang Grottoes, the incredible Hanging Temple, Yingxian Wooden Pagoda and quaint Huayan Monastery. Travel to Datong is an in-depth adventure for history in China!

How Do I Plan My Datong Tour?

You have a variety of options regarding Datong tours from 1 day to 3 more days. Usually, a Datong day trip with the top 2 highlights, Yungang Grottoes and Hanging Temple is recommended; 2-3 days Datong tours with Yingxian Wooden Pagoda, Huayuan temple, Nine-Dragon Wall, Shanhua Temple added are popular for visitors to catch the essence of this noble historic city.

Extended China Datong Packages Tour

With multiple rail lines open to Datong at late 2019 from other popular destinations like Beijing, Pingyao and Xian, it is convenient to embrace Datong into your China tour plan: Beijing Datong Tours, Pingyao Datong Tours, Xian Datong Tours, China Beijing Pingyao Xian Tours

Datong Great Wall Day Tour

Datong Great Wall Day Tour

Datong, a city under the jurisdiction of Shanxi Province, is one of the first batch of 24 national historical and cultural cities in China and one of the nine ancient capitals of China. There are many historical sites, and famous cultural relics include Yungang Grottoes, Huayan Temple, Shanhua Templ...


One Day Hanging Temple and Wooden Pagoda Tour

One Day Hanging Temple and Wooden Pagoda Tour

How to plan a wonderful tour in Datong in just one day? Located in Shanxi province, Datong is one of the first batch of 24 national historical and cultural cities in China and one of the nine ancient capitals of China. There are many historical sites, and famous cultural relics include Yungang Grott...


2 Days Datong Cultural Heritage Tour

2 Days Datong Cultural Heritage Tour

Want a cultural tour? Datong is one of the first batch of 24 national historical and cultural cities in China and one of the nine ancient capitals of China. Explore the highlight cultural heritage in and nearby Datong city on the 2 days private tour. With company of your private tour guide, you will...


One Day Tour of Yungang Grottoes and Hanging Monastery

One Day Tour of Yungang Grottoes and Hanging Monastery

A Datong tour is not completed without a visit to Yungang Grottoes and Hanging Monastery. On this 8 hours private tour, you will be escorted to visit two historical highlights nearby Datong City: Yungang Grottoes and Hanging Monastery. Your guide will explain the sites and offer detailed background ...


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2 Days Best Datong Tour from Beijing by High-speed Train

2 Days Best Datong Tour from Beijing by High-speed Train

This 2 days Datong tour from Beijing by high speed train is a perfect Beijing side trip for those who have some more time in Beijing. The Beijing Datong tour of 2 days brings an amazing excursion to the splendid Yungang Grottoes, Shanhua Temple, The Nine-Dragon Wall, Hanging Temple, Yingxian Wooden ...


4 Days Local Culture Tour of Beijing-Datong-Taiyuan-Pingyao

4 Days Local Culture Tour of Beijing-Datong-Taiyuan-Pingyao

This 4 days tour is a real history-tracing journey in China with the 4 top historic cities included: Beijing, Datong, Taiyuan, and Pingyao. Covering all the worth-to-visit attractions in Shanxi Province: Yungang Grottoes, Hanging Temple, Jinci Temple, Pingyao Ancient Town, and Qiao Family Courtyard,...


One Day Datong Tour from Beijing by Air

One Day Datong Tour from Beijing by Air

Yugang Grottoes in Datong is one of the four greatest Buddhist grottoes in China. It is also the one locates closest to Beijing among the fours. This private tour will offer the opportunity to visit Yungang Grottoes from Beijing in one day. Take this One Day Datong Tour from Beijing by Air tour to e...


2 Days Beijing Datong Tour by Flight

2 Days Beijing Datong Tour by Flight

Datong is about 4.5 hours car riding from Beijing. Due to the relatively short distance from Beijing and the rich cultural relics, Datong is regarded as one of the popular destination for a Beijing side trip. Take this 2 days Datong private tour to explore the best highlight attractions including Yu...


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5 Days Shanxi Highlights Tour: Pingyao, Wutai Mountain & Datong

5 Days Shanxi Highlights Tour: Pingyao, Wutai Mountain & Datong

Shanxi is a mysterious place full of history, culture, religions, traditions, etc. In order to make your visit here memorable, we designed this 5 days tour to offer all the highlights in Shanxi. Start from Datong, you will be guided to visit three UNESCO World Heritage Sites: Yungang Grottoes in Dat...


10 Days Historic China Tour of Xi’an-Pingyao-Datong-Beijing

10 Days Historic China Tour of Xi’an-Pingyao-Datong-Beijing

This 10 days Chinese culture experience tour departing from Xian, going through Shanxi Province with Pingyao and Datong, ending in Beijing, brings you a true exploration of Chinese culture and ancient civilization. Taking high-speed trains as the main transportation will not only low your cost down ...


2 Days Shanxi Highlights Tour of Datong and Pingyao

2 Days Shanxi Highlights Tour of Datong and Pingyao

This 2 days Datong Pingyao tour brings you a pure culture exploration of Yungang Grottoes, Hanging Temple, and Pingyao Ancient Town. Immersing into the thick atmosphere of Chinese ancient grotto culture, Buddhist culture, Taoist Culture as well as the commercial history in Ming and Qing Dynasties. W...


5 Days Shanxi Essence Tour of Pingyao-Taiyuan-Datong

5 Days Shanxi Essence Tour of Pingyao-Taiyuan-Datong

Where should I go in China for the second or third-time visit? This 5 days Shanxi essence tour inspires you an ideal journey to explore Pingyao, Taiyuan, and Datong and discover the profound history/civilization of Northern China! Covering Qiao Family Courtyard, Pingyao Ancient Town, Jinci Temple, H...


4 Days Datong & Pingyao Tour

4 Days Datong & Pingyao Tour

The 4 days Datong and Pingyao tours provides a brilliant itinerary covering all the highlights of the 2 cities to disclose the secret of Northern China's history and culture. From the remarkable Yungang Grottoes to the marvelous Hanging Temple, from holy Shanhua Monastery to the splendid Qiao Family...


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10 Days Historic China Tour of Xi’an-Pingyao-Datong-Beijing

10 Days Historic China Tour of Xi’an-Pingyao-Datong-Beijing

This 10 days Chinese culture experience tour departing from Xian, going through Shanxi Province with Pingyao and Datong, ending in Beijing, brings you a true exploration of Chinese culture and ancient civilization. Taking high-speed trains as the main transportation will not only low your cost down ...


5 Days Shanxi Essence Tour of Pingyao-Taiyuan-Datong

5 Days Shanxi Essence Tour of Pingyao-Taiyuan-Datong

Where should I go in China for the second or third-time visit? This 5 days Shanxi essence tour inspires you an ideal journey to explore Pingyao, Taiyuan, and Datong and discover the profound history/civilization of Northern China! Covering Qiao Family Courtyard, Pingyao Ancient Town, Jinci Temple, H...


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