Discovered in 1899, Yinxu (Yin Dynasty Ruins) is one of the oldest and largest archeological sites in China which is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Join this one day tour from Zhengzhou to discover the golden age of early Chinese culture, crafts and science. This private trip includes local lunch, all entrance fee, an English-speaking guide and transport by private vehicle. The tour contains no factory and shopping stops which keeps the focus on the main sites.
Transport by private vehicle
Zhengzhou city hotel pickup and drop-off
What's Not Included
INFANT: Age: 0 - 3
CHILD: Age: 4 - 10
ADULT: Age: 11 - 90
Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
Infants are required to sit on an adult’s lap
Suitable for all physical fitness levels
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.
For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
What To Expect
Yin Dynasty Ruins
Following a morning pickup from your accommodation in Zhengzhou city center, meet your private guide and hop aboard your air-conditioned vehicle. Heading directly to Yin Dynasty Ruins, which will takes about 3 hours. Your tour guide will explain the relate histories and stories along the way, feel free to ask any questions if you have!
Yinxu is the site of one of the ancient and major historical capitals of China. It is the source of the archeological discovery of oracle bones and oracle bone script, which resulted in the identification of the earliest known Chinese writing. Over 3,000 tombs, 2,200 pits, and 200 houses have been dug out at Yinxu. The large number of burial accessories found there shows the high level of the Shang crafts industry.The site includes a main palace and an ancient tomb. Besides, there are a number of large buildings, at least 53 of which have been dug out.
Enjoy a local lunch in the restaurant, then heading back to your hotel in Zhengzhou
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