The Terracotta Warriors and the ancient City Wall are truly highlights for your Xian vacation. In this brief one day tour, you will be led to wonder at the essence of this ancient capital - Terracotta Warriors and other city sightseeing.
What to Expect
Today the professional tour guide and driver will pick you up in your hotel lobby at 9:00 am. Visit the Terracotta Warriors and Horses Museum. The Terracotta Warriors and Horses are the most significant archaeological excavations of the 20th century. It is around 1.5 kilometers east of Emperor Qin Shi Huang's Mausoleum in Lintong, Xian, Shaanxi Province. It is a sight not to be missed by any visitor to China. The State Council authorized to build a museum on site in 1975. When completed, people from far and near came to visit. The Museum of Qin Terracotta Warriors and Horses have become landmarks on all visitors' itinerary. The Terracotta Warriors and Horses is a sensational archaeological find of all times. It has put Xian on the map for visitors. It was listed by UNESCO in 1987 as one of the world cultural heritages.
Lunch will be on your own arrangement, there are many local snacks in Xian, the guide will recommend some specialties to you. In the afternoon, the most flexible tour options for Xian City sightseeing are available, you can discuss with tour guide about these options, of which you may have two based on your interest and time, the guide will also give you suggestion based on the traffic condition and time. Sightseeing Options: City Wall, Big Wild Goose Pagoda, Small Wild Goose Pagoda, Shaanxi History Museum (Closed on Monday), Square of Bell & Drum Tower, Muslim Quarter and Great Mosque. After the sightseeing, the guide and driver will transfer you back to your hotel.
- Private air-conditioned car/van
- Licensed professional driver
- Excellent English-speaking tour guide
- Bottled water
- Fuel surcharge and tax
- Hotel pick-up and drop-off at your downtown hotel
What's Not Included
- Entrance ticket fees