Chen Style Taijiquan - Travel to China to Study at the Source
July 15-27, 2019
This trip will begin with a 6 day stay in Chenjiagou for taiji immersion studies with Grandmaster Chen Xiaoxing, followed by travel to Beijing to see the Great Wall, famous Art District 798, Temple of Heaven Park, and other famous sights. Start planning now!
July 15- depart US from LAX
July 16 - arrive Beijing, fly to Zhengzhou, one night stay in Zhengzhou
July 17 - drive to Chenjiagou, begin training in afternoon
July 17 - 23 study in Chenjiagou with GM Chen Xiaoxing
July 23 - drive to Luoyang, tour Longmen Grottoes, UNESCO Heritage site
July 23-24 overnight sleeper train to Beijing
July 24-26 Beijing tour including Great Wall, Temple of Heaven Park, Pearl Market, Art District 798, free time
July 27 depart Beijing, arrive LAX same day
Cost includes LAX-China-LAX, transportation inside China, training/room/meals (double occupancy) in Chenjiagou, hotel rooms in Zhengzhou and Beijing (double occupancy), most meals, cost of tours, translators and guides.
Does not include transport to LAX, visa, travel insurance, tips, alcohol, some meals, transportation for activities on your own expenses of a personal nature.
Cost minus US-China airfare $2000. If you plan to get yourself there and back, plan to arrive in ZZ by early morning July 17 for the drive to Chenjiagou, leaving around 9am.
** for non taiji people who with to travel with the taiji people - there are multiple opportunities for day trips from Chenjiagou to historical site (and areas of interest within Chenjiagou, which is a very safe and accessible village for a person wandering about alone). Your cost can be adjusted to subtract training fees and include these guided day trips. Contact us for more info if this is an interest.
We will have an interest meeting on December 13th at 7pm. This meeting will be at the Taoist Sanctuary, and will also be available using Zoom for non-locals.
Non refundable deposit of half due April 01 to hold your spot
$1800 if we are arranging your flights LAX-China-LAX
$1000 if you are flying on your own
Remainder due June 01
Pay your deposit here
Please send us an email for more information.