3 Days Brief Changsha Tour

Tour Code: CTCS01
Tour Duration: 3 Days
Attractions: Han Tombs at Mawangdui, Yuelu Hill Park / Yuelu Acadamy

Day by Day Itinerary

Day 1 Arrival / Changsha

Transfer via: Flight on your own arrangement

After your arrival in Changsha you will be met by your local guide at the airport and be transferred to your hotel. Afterwards you can enjoy some free time to relax or start to explore the city.
 

Day 2 Changsha (B, L)

Sightseeing: Yuelu Academy, Han Tombs at Mawangdui

After breakfast, we will first have a visit to the Yuelu Academy.  It was the most important of all the four academies of the Song as well as China's earliest government-funded institution of higher learning. The buildings extant on the premises are mostly a Qing legacy. Since the Song many famous scholars had lectured and studied in this academy.

Then we will head on to Han Tombs at Mawangdui. Located in the eastern suburb of Changsha City, the world famous Mawangdui Han Tombs is one of the most fascinating attractions in Hunan Province. It is no exaggeration to say that the Mawangdui Han Tombs is an open book to the glorious West Han Dynasty (206BC-24). All three tombs were excavated between 1972 and 1974. According to the research this place was a family graveyard from at least two thousand years ago. The tombs are very grand and complicated as well. Number 1 and Number 3 tombs were in excellent condition when excavated and Number 1 tomb is the largest among the three. Number 1 and Number 2 tombs have been in filled. Number 3 tomb has been preserved and covered by a ceiling for the benefit of the visitors.
 

Day 3 Changsha / Departure (B)

Transfer via: Flight on your own arrangement

Free at leisure until your guide pick you up from your hotel and transfer you to airport for your flight departure.
 

Tour Price

1. Normally hotels allow a maximum of 3 adults per room with an extra bed, at extra charge. Some hotels will allow three adults and a small child.
2. Tour price is indicative only, please enquire for a detailed quotation.
3. More people more discounts. Please enquire for more details.