Private Qufu Day Tour from Jinan: Confucius Temple, Family Mansion and Cemetery

9 hr

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Stop At: Confucius Temple, Shendao Road, Qufu 273100 China

Your tour guide will pick you up from your Jinan city hotels lobby, hop on your private air-conditioned car heading directly to Qufu (Appox 2 hours driving.

Upon arrival, your first stop is the Temple of Confucius which was first built in 478BC to commemorate Confucius. More than 300 buildings erected through the Jin, Yuan, Ming and...
Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Confucius Temple, Shendao Road, Qufu 273100 China

Your tour guide will pick you up from your Jinan city hotels lobby, hop on your private air-conditioned car heading directly to Qufu (Appox 2 hours driving.

Upon arrival, your first stop is the Temple of Confucius which was first built in 478BC to commemorate Confucius. More than 300 buildings erected through the Jin, Yuan, Ming and Qing dynasties. The temple was built according to the specification for imperial palaces with yellow roof-tiles and red-painted walls, they are surrounded by dark-green pine trees to create a color contrast with complementary colors.


Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Qufu Dacheng Hall, Kong Temple, Qufu 272100 China

Stroll around the halls and courtyards with your tour guide, learn about the symbolic significance of the architecture,  admire the statue of Confucius, pay a visit to the stone tablets, steles and pavilions, discover Confucius' life experience, and many other historic and cultural items related to Confucius and Confucius culture.


Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Kong Mansion, In the center of QuFu, Qufu 273100 China

Then, walk through the small market continue to explore the Kong Family Mansion.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Former Residence of Confucius in Qufu, Within the city, Qufu 273100 China

The descendants of Confucius live here and they were in charge of conducting elaborate religious ceremonies on occasions such as plantings, harvests, honoring the dead, and birthdays. Today, the mansion comprises 152 buildings with 480 rooms. 


Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Kong Forest, QuFu City North, Qufu 273100 China

Confucian Cemetery has served as the family graveyard of Confucius and his descendants for more than two thousand years. This final resting place of Confucius and his descendants is commonly known as the Forest of Confucius because of the large number of trees, over 20,000, planted with numerous tombstones, temples, pavilions and sculptures. There are about 3,600 tombstones dating from the Song, Yuan, Ming and Qing dynasties still standing in the cemetery.

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

Duration: 1 hour

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Important Details

Included
  • Jinan city hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Bottled water
  • Train Tickets
  • Private tour
  • Entry/Admission - Kong Forest
  • Entrance Fee
  • Entry/Admission - Qufu Dacheng Hall
  • Professional guide
  • Entry/Admission - Former Residence of Confucius in Qufu
  • Lunch
  • Entry/Admission - Kong Mansion
  • Entry/Admission - Confucius Temple
  • Transport by private vehicle
Not Included
  • Gratuities
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
your tour guide will waiting for you in the lobby of your hotel by hold your name sign

Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Voucher Requirements

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

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Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 48 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.