Destinations

Pingyao


Pingyao, an ancient city, is located to the southwest of Taiyuan in central Shanxi. Known for its history and culture, it ws added to the World Heritage List by UNESCO in 1997. The World Heritage Committee recognises it as the most intact and best-preserved ancient county seat in China and an outstanding example of the cities of Han ethic group during the Ming and Qing Dynasties(1368-1911)