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3 Days Folk & Taichi Tour in Easter Holiday

Handan, formed in 3000 years ago, was the capital of Kingdom Zhao in the 4th century BC. It is a cultural hub in the north and birthplace of 1584 idioms, half of all in China. Also in Handan that Taichi has developed into a non-violent and most relaxing form of the martial arts. Let us spend 3 days there and to experience the elegance, the depth and so much more.

Day 01: Beijing-Handan
Saturday 4th April 2015

Meet in Beijing West Rail Station for 2 hours high-speed train to Handan. On arrival, we are greeted by the local guide and transferred to hotel for two nights. Lunch time, we taste varieties of local delicacy. In the afternoon, we tour in Congtai, the iconic building of Handan city and to explore the training ground of army dated back to 2300 years. Welcome dinner tonight. (L+D)
Accommodation: 4* Jindu Hotel for 2 nights

Day 02: Guangfu Town
Sunday 5th April 2015

Head to historic town of Guangfu, we join in the bustle of traditional ceremony of worshipping the God of Land and praying for a good harvest. We see people dancing, marching and performing Taichi. We explore the well-preserved ancient town by walking up to the town wall and lingering in alleys to see how people lead a traditional way of life. Move on to the outskirt of town to admire 1,400 year-old one arch stone bridge Hongji. Truly a wonder, the bridge had been a busy working bridge until it was officially protected by the stated in May 2006. (B+L+D)

Day 03: Guangfu-Beijing
Monday 6th April 2015

Today we step into the harmonious world of Yin and Yang. Morning visit the former residence of Master Yang Luchan(1799-1872), who was born humble and later became a great Kungfu master and the founder Yang Style Taichi and the courtyard house of Master Wu Yuxiang(1812-1880), the founder of Wu Style Taichi. Later on, we follow Master Han Xinmin to relax and stretch our body in gorgeous Yang Style. In early evening, we say goodbye to Handan and take bullet train back to Beijing. (B+L+D)

Early-Bird PRICE : RMB1980.00 per person based on twin/double shared accommodation
Single supplement: RMB360.00 per person
*Valid until 6th March 2015.

Price Includes:
* High speed trains for round trip
* Private transfers with air-conditioned vehicle
* Accommodation with private facilities
* Meals as specified in the itinerary, B=Breakfast L=Lunch D=Dinner
* Private English-speaking tour guide
* Entrance fees as specified in the itinerary
* Taichi class and folk activities

Price Excludes:
* International flights arriving and departing Beijing
* Tips to the guide and the driver
* Personal expenses

Beijing China Holidays International Travel Services Ltd.
Address: A1108, Nanxincang Business Tower, A22 Dongsishitiao, Beijing 100007, China
Phone: +86 10 6409 6567 or +86 400 650 2013
Website: www.chinaholidays.com
Email: contact@chinaholidays.com