Mount Tai Private Day Tour from Jinan with Lunch and Cable Car Ride

Soak up the highlights of UNESCO-listed Mount Tai on this comprehensive private guided tour from Jinan by private car. Accompanied by your own tour guide, take the panoramic cable-car to the peak, admire ancient monasteries as you travel to Jade Emperor Temple, which was built in honor of the Jade Emperor of Taoism, and Song Dynasty Bixia Temple. Enjoy beautiful view of the soundings and overlook of the city. Stroll around the halls and courtyards of Dai Temple at the foot of the Mount Tai before the tour finished. This private day tour including English speaking tour guide, private car, entrance fee, cable car round trip and lunch. Jinan hotel pick up and drop off also included.

per adult from

$345

NZD

Duration

8 to 10 hours

Pickup

Hotel pickup available

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  • What's included :
    • Cable car round trip
    • Jinan Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Private tour
    • Professional guide
    • Transport by private vehicle
    • Bottled water
    • Lunch
    • Entrance fee
    • Entry/Admission - Taishan Geological Park
    • Entry/Admission - Mount Tai
    • Entry/Admission - Yuhuang Top
    • Entry/Admission - Bixia Temple
    • Entry/Admission - Daimiao Temple
    What's excluded :
    • The tour is about 9-10 hours, if you want to extend the tour please pay 30USD for each extra hour to your guide and driver during the tour.
    • Gratuities
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Pass By: Zhanbeicun, Shanghe County, Jinan, Shandong, China

    Your English speaking guide will meet you in your Jinan hotel's lobby. Hop on your private air-conditioned car, heading to Mount Tai directly (Approx 1.5. hours. On the way your tour guide will explain the related histories and stories, feel free to ask questions if you have.


    Stop At: Taishan Geological Park, Within Taishan District, Taishan District, Tai'an 271002 China

    Upon arrival, take a sightseeing bus to the halfway point on the mountain - Mid-Heaven Gate (Zhongtianmen) which takes about 30 minutes. Then take the panoramic cable-car to the South Heaven Gate (Nantianmen), which brings you an amazing view of the nearby rolling peaks.

    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Mount Tai, Hongmen Road, Taishan District, Tai'an 271000 China

    Mount Tai is the most famous sacred mountain of China, with exceptional historic, cultural, aesthetic and scientific value. Settled by humans as early as the Neolithic, the mountain has been worshipped continuously throughout the last three millennia. It is considered one of the most beautiful scenic spots in China and was an important cradle of oriental East Asian culture since the earliest times.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Yuhuang Top, Tai Mountain, Taishan District, Tai'an 271001 China

    On the mountain there are 12 historically recorded imperial ceremonies in homage to Heaven and Earth, about 1,800 stone tablets and inscriptions, and 22 temples. 

    Accompanied by your tour guide, stroll around the Jade Emperor Peak. Admire the stone tablets and inscriptions in the area. Walk to Jade Emperor Temple, which was built in honor of the Jade Emperor of Taoism. 

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Bixia Temple, Taishan Top South, Taishan District, Tai'an 271002 China

    Explore the Bixia Temple which was built at the year of 1008 during the Song Dynasty. It is the one of the masterpieces among Taoist buildings and represents the high constructing level of ancient Chinese architecture. Gain insight history of Taoism in China and its influence of Chinese culture. Here, you will enjoy a breathtaking bird's eye view of the entire area.


    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Daimiao Temple, Back of Beishan Gate, North of Yaoshen Pavilion, Taishan District, Tai'an 271002 China

    Enjoy lunch in a local restaurant. Descending from the Jade Emperor Peak to the foot of the mountain. 

    Next, you will visit Dai Temple, this is a spot not to be missed. The temple was first built during the Qin Dynasty (206 BC - 220 AD), its design has been a replica of the imperial palace. The temple has five major halls and many small buildings. The centerpiece is the Palace of Heavenly Blessings (Tian Kuang), built in 1008. The hall houses the mural painting "The God of Mount Tai Making a Journey" which is 3.3 metres high and 62 metres long. The Dai Temple is surrounded by the 2,100 year-old Han Dynasty cypresses. 

    After the tour, you will be transferred back to your hotel in Jinan.

    Duration: 1 hour

  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Pick up from your hotel by holding your name sign
    Return Detail :
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    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
    • Passport name, number, expiry and country is required at time of booking for all participants
    • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Language

English - Guide

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

15

Organised by Unique Beijing Tours

Activity ID: V-19099P216

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