Maijishan Grottoes Day Tour by Bullet Train from Xian
Maijishan Grottoes is a highlight attractions on Silk Road. It is also one of the best known Buddhist grottoes in China. This one day tour to Maijishan Grottoes by round way Bullet train will introduce you to the grottoes.
At around 06:10 our driver in Xian will meet you in your hotel lobby and transfer you to North Xian Railway Station to catch D2671 (07:42-09:24) to Tianshui (We will book the train ticket and send to your hotel in advance). Please get off the train at Tian Shui Nan Station. Then our local guide and driver will greet you at the rain exit. Then you will be transferred to visit the Maiji Grottoes which is 26km to the train station. The first grottoes here were excavated during the Hou Qin Period (384-417). And in the later dynasties more grottoes were excavated with development of Buddhism. In June 2014 Maiji Grottoes was evaluated as a world cultural heritage. There are 194 caves and about 7800 Buddha statues preserved in the grottoes. Among all famous Buddhist grottoes in China this grottoes is of the most scenic landscape.
After Lunch you will pay a visit to Fuxi Temple. Fuxi is one of the Three Great Emperors in Chinese legendary. He is also one of the ancestors of Chinese nation. The existed architecture was built in the late Qing Dynasty. In the temple you will get some basic prehistoric age information of China.
After the visiting, you will be escorted to Tian Shui Nan Station to take D2696 (18:01-19:47) or similar train back to Xian. Our driver in Xian will meet you at train exit by holding the name board and then transfer you back to hotel.
Air-condition car and driver, English speaking tour guide
2nd class bullet train of Xian – Tianshui – Xian
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Our Tour guide
Over 15 years, we had built up a professional guide team. They are 100% guaranteed licensed guide. Apart from been knowledgeable, they are also friendly, fun, attentive, and flexible. Nothing is too difficult or troublesome for them, as they will always try their best to make a pleasant journey for you! You may get new friend after travelling in China!
Our Driver and Vehicle
Always makes you feel safe and comfortable is the main goal of our service. The vehicles we use are all air-conditioned and kept in good safety and sanitary condition. The drivers we use are all licensed driver with many years driving experience. More attentive, we offer you a free baby seatservice if you travel with your baby.
Inside Looking of Our Vehicle
Our Driver and Car
Food is a part of the important culture for Chinese people. China fits for all budgets. Hotels booked by us will include breakfast. Lunch is chosen at restaurant which is popular among locals, and with good environment. (All restaurants have Western styled Washroom available if this is what makes you feel headache about China) Dinner is mostly left for yourself, so you enjoy more freedom on your local food adventure or some familiar hometown food. If you are a Vegetarian, or Muslim , or allergy on any kind of food, you are suggested to inform this to your travel consultant, they will help arrange proper restaurant or food to meet your needs.