Pingyao Ancient Government Office, Pingyao County

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Pingyao Ancient Government Office is located in Pingyao County. To visit Pingyao Ancient Government Office and other attractions in Pingyao County, use our Pingyao County online travel planner .
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  • This visit is very interesting as you can see how justice was meted out in the old days. Finally you get to see who protected the magistrate - the beautiful fox fairy.  more »
  • Largest single attraction in the ancient city of Pingyao, it seems, can pay for tickets but we are pass. Golden Week tourists more than door square much weekday there are loaded with performance. The most unique is the back garden, small angle can take a look at the scenery. Looks terrible one side and prison torture.
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  • Well worth a look round with a guide. See the administrative buildings, the jail and the ghoulish exhibitions of restraint, torture and death. See the governor's residence and temples. The performance...  more »
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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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