Follow your professional tour guide to discover the world famous Terracotta Warriors and Horses Museum. Have a delicious dinner to taste the local food and enjoy a live historical dance drama called "Song of Everlasting Regret."
What to Expect
This tour starts at 1:00pm and your private guide will pick you up from the downtown hotel lobby to visit the Terracotta Warriors and Horses Museum - the landmark of Xi’an and the first visiting place on all traveler itineraries. The professional guide will accompany you to visit the three pits and give you a detailed explanation of this historical UNESCO World Heritage site listed in 1987. It takes around 3-hours to explore the museum. Then, visit the arts and ceramics factory if you're interested where you can see how the terracotta warriors were made.
Afterwards, enjoy a delicious dinner to taste the local cuisine and the guide will be glad to suggest good restaurants and proper dishes for you. After dinner, enjoy the "Song of Everlasting Regret" presented in Huaqing Hotspring with the backdrop of Lishan Mountain and the ponds, pavilions, corridors and palaces in the background.
"Song of Everlasting Regret" is performed at around 8:10pm from April through October. It was originally a Tang dynasty poem written by one of the most famous Chinese poets, Bai Juyi, retelling the lament of Yang Guifei, concubine of the Emperor Xuanzong of Tang Dynasty. This performance is a singing and dancing historical drama with dazzling lights, beautiful music and songs, lavish costumes and the grand stage which is partially submerged in water.
After the show, the guide will transfer you back to your Xi’an downtown hotel and the memorable tour ends here.
- Private air-conditioned car/ van
- Licensed professional driver
- Professional tour guide
- Entrance fee of Terracotta Warriors
- Ticket for Everlasting Regret Show
- Chinese dinner
- Bottled water
- Fuel surcharge and tax
- Hotel pick-up and drop-off