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Xi'an, once the capital cities of 13 dynasties over a history of over 2,000 years in China, is the home of the Eighth wonder - Terracotta Warriors; it also got the fame as the eastern end of Silk Road, where camel came and went for carrying kinds of goods and bridged the gap between east and west.

Visitors come to Xi'an to experience the enchanting culture and history of China from the reserved relics, ancient city wall, museum, temples and religious architectures or even mountains. Take a Xi'an Tour with us to witness the 2500-years-old history of China!
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Travel the eastern terminal of Silk Road - Xian in 3 days to fully explore the city's historical sites, magnificent ancient buildings, religious monuments and the unique life style there. Highlights of this tour include Xian City Wall, Terra-cotta Warriors and Horses and Big Wild Goose Pagoda.

A saying goes that: "If you know the history of Shaanxi, then you will know half of the China's history." Take this 4-day private tour of Xian, with the most-watched historic sites and wonderful Tang-dynasty Music and Dance Show, to witness the 2500-year-old history of China.

The 5-day trip will take you to experience the charming culture and history of China from the relics, museum, ancient city wall and religious architectures. Also, you can admire the scenery of Mount Hua - one of China's five great sacred mountains.

Duration: 5 days & 4 nights

Destinations: Xian - Mount Huashan

Starting Point: Xian

Ending Point: Xian


Take this comfortable bus tour to see the best of Xian, with Banpo Museum, the Tomb of Qinshihuang, and most important - the Museum of Emperor Qin’s great Terra-cotta Warriors and Horses. Xian is a fantastic cultural & historical city in China, and Terra-cotta Army is the NO.1 attraction of Xian.

Duration: 1 day

Destination: Xian

Starting Point: Xian

Ending Point: Xian

This one day Xian highlights coach tour is especially prepared for the travelers on a tight timetable and budget. Join us to see the essence of ancient Xian by visiting Terra Cotta Warriors & Horses Museum and Mausoleum of the First Qin Emperor. Get close to Emperor Qin’s “great army” of life-sized soldiers , chariots and battle steeds. Never miss the chance to see ancient China’s great legacy in person.

Highlights: Terracotta Warriors Museum, Small Wild Goose Pagoda, Xi’an City Wall, Muslim Bazaar

Vehicle: Shared air-conditioned coach with a professional English-speaking tour guide

Duration: 8 hours (at least 2.5 hours at the Terracotta Warriors Museum)

Departure: Daily Departure except every Tuesday (Mar 01 to Nov 30, 2018)

Pick up & Drop off: Your hotel within downtown area 

Explore all major sights of downtown Xian with this money-saving day tour: Big Wild Goose Pagoda and the Bell Tower & Drum Tower square of great ancient architectural arts, Ancient City Wall that enclosing the old Xian, Shaanxi History Museum displaying numerous precious relics, as well as the bustling Muslim's quarter with tasty local snacks. Priced at US$60pp.

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  • Terra Cotta Warriors and Horses Museum
    Terra Cotta Warriors and Horses Museum

    Discovered in 1974, Xian Terra Cotta Warriors and Horses Site is one of the most important archaeological finds in the 20 th century. First chamber ...

  • Xian Old City Wall
    Xian Old City Wall

    Built 600 years ago (1374 - 1378) in the Ming Dynasty, the Wall was added on the Tang Dynasty walls. Being the most prominent walls built after medi ...

  • Shaanxi History Museum
    Shaanxi History Museum

    Shaanxi History Museum was built from 1983, and was finished on June 20th, 1991 and open to the public. The museum has an area of 65,000 square mete ...

  • Big Wild Goose Pagoda
    Big Wild Goose Pagoda

    Situated inside Ci'en Temple (4 kilometers south of Xi'an City), it is one of the famous Buddhist pagodas in China. Sponsored by Tang Emperor Gaozon ...

  • Forest of Stele Museum
    Forest of Stele Museum

    Established in 1090 during the Northern Song Dynasty, the Stele Forest in Xian is known worldwide for a fine collection of more than 1,000 inscribed ...

  • Huaqing Hot Spring
    Huaqing Hot Spring

    Huaqing Hot Spring is situated about 25 km away in the northeast of Xian. It used to be a former winter resort for emperors. Its natural beauty and ...

  • Banpo Museum
    Banpo Museum

    Located on the eastern outskirts of Xian, the Banpo Museum is the first on-location prehistoric relics museum in China. The five excavations lasted ...

  • the Grand Mosque
    the Grand Mosque

    During the prosperous Tang Dynasty (618 - 907) large number of Moslems traveled the world famous Silk Road to Chang'an (former Xian) bringing Islam ...

Xian | Food & Restaurants More

Traditionally decorated Chinese restaurants are a wonder to behold in Xian, and are a welcome break from modern yet sterile Chinese restaurants back home. Yangrou Paomo is a tasty xi'an specialty that consists of a mutton soup served with wheat flour flat bread. The hard bread is broken up and added to the soup. Then the mixture is eaten along with pickled garlic cloves. It makes for a hearty, filling meal that is not very expensive. This xi'an specialty can be found at several restaurants that have become famous for their delicious Yangrou paomo, as w ... More

Xian | Weather & Climate More

Xi'an is divided into the warm temperate zone, has a sub-humid continental monsoon climate with clearly defined seasonal changes. Summers are hot and pluvious; winters are cold, dry and occasionally snowy; the drizzly weather sometimes appears up in spring and fall, usually has a long duration. The annual temperature of Xi'an is 13 ℃, with the high being about 39 ℃. The average rain fall is 580 millimeters.The best travel time to Xi'an is Apr ... More

Xian Travel Tips More

Xi'an Best Travel TimeWeather in Xi'an - Xian enjoys a sub-humid continental monsoon climate with clear four seasons, warm but uncertain spring, hot and pulverous summer, cool and rainy autumn and cold and dry winter with occasionally snowy. The highest temperature in Xian is 39 ℃ with the lowest around -4.9℃. The pleasant April and May as well as the cool September and October are the ideal time to visit Xian.Xi'an Safety TipsLike the other cities in China, Xi'an is generally a safe place to visit. Just Be careful about your belongings in crowds. Pi ... More

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