Ping Yao Temple of the City God, Pingyao County

Ping Yao Temple of the City God is located in Pingyao County. A visit to Ping Yao Temple of the City God represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Pingyao County vacation trip planner to plot your vacation.
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  • July 9, 2017
    If you are not inside the stories and tales about Pingyaos the heyday of memories this temple about many of the other temples in China.
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  • June 14, 2017
    Daoist temples are my favorite style temples in China. I think it is because of their often misunderstood gods they have protecting the place. I often feel like the statues could come to life. If poss...  more »
  • June 10, 2017
    I remember this as being the temple of a rather scarey god who kept everyone in the city in order. In this sense it was memorable from the numerous temples you visit while touring China. Need about 45...  more »
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  • November 23, 2016
    Clay sculpture in the temple lot.
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  • September 28, 2016
    Buddhist temples in the province, Pingyao
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Where to stay in Pingyao County

Many visitors to Pingyao County consider staying in one of the hotels and hostels located within the city walls to get the authentic experience. The converted Ming and Qing dynasty buildings located on the main roads--in particular, the pedestrianized street leading east to west through town--house some luxurious options, with onsite spas, restaurants, and pools. Take a peak at the side streets in the old city for some more budget-friendly hotels, as well as the odd hostel with dormitory-style rooms.
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