Nowadays Chinese traditional buildings become more and more popular among Chinese and foreign tourists, especially Xian vacation to appreciate the Terra Cotta Warriors. As the best preserved Chinese traditional building, Xian Terra Cotta Warriors collected a large scale figures about ancient warriors, chariots, horses, officials, acrobats and strongmen. Xian vacation is needed to research to make you have a better understanding about China.
Xian vacation to explore this kind of ancient building is full of miracle and exciting. As the large scale burial objects, Terra Cotta Warriors was built for the first emperor-Qishihuang. In 1974, a group of farmers found this wonders by chance, later this kind of collection become a very hot tourism spot. There existed three pits and every pit has a certain size and shape with delicate design and high-level material. Each figure has specific face appearance, cloth, hairstyle and gesture. During your Xian vacation here, you will carefully appreciate these figures that the generals and soldiers were designed strictly according to the ancient instruction. Many weapons buried in the deep earth were dug still with sharp sword. Now the collection you appreciate in your Xian vacation was accumulated into a huge data and this data plays a very important role in researching the military, culture and economy.
The great findings are waiting for your Xian vacation to unveil its mystery aspect.
As you know Xian belongs to an old city where you could meet various places of interests and have a plan about your Xian vacation will add more interests to your holiday. I could recommend you a traditional place where you will taste traditional culture and also you could appreciate charming landscape-Qujiang Hanyao Relics Park.
Xian vacation to Hanyao Relics Park is meaningful. As the national core region, Hanyao Relics Park becomes a charming destination for all the visitors. There established ‘Haoyao Story’ theme pavilion using voice, light, electricity and other high-tech techniques through phantom imaging, multimedia interactive forms to reshow a special legend love story about Wangbaochuan and Xuepinggui to the public. Weeding hotel becomes the important carrier on the whole garden love stories and also it is the center of weeding service experience. So this kind of landscape can make your Xian vacation more exciting and colorful.
Through these decorations in outer and inner these love stories and it is to express various love cultures to make it become the professional hotel. Business area can reach about 3000 square meters to express the culture is serving the soul this kind of theme. There arranged about many imitating ancient times’ buildings which are showed according to Hanyao story to emerge the reality scene during your Xian vacation.
Wish you have a good Xian vacation.
2 Days Tour: Beijing to Xian by Air from US$ 555/pax
1 Day Xian Bus Tour: Terra Cotta Warriors, City Wallfor US$72/pax
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Xian City Wall is one of the favorite and interesting tourist destinations in Xian. Xian City Wall has known as the most complete city wall survived in China as well as one of the largest ancient military defensive systems in the world. In total, Xian City Wall has a long history for more about 600 year history.
Built in tang Dynasty, Xian City Wall stands 12 meters (40 feet) tall, 12-14 meters (40-46 feet) wide at the top and 15-18 meters (50-60 feet) thick at the bottom. It covers 13.7 kilometers (8.5 miles) in length with a deep moat surrounding it. In every 120 meters, there built a rampart to defend against the enemy climbing up the wall and in total it have 98 ramparts. Today, after many repairs and rebuilt by the local government, Xian City Wall become one of Xian’s landmark, top destinations in Xian.
Xian Vacation is one of the most favorite vacations among the tourists. If you want visit Xian, but don’t have any ideas where to stay in Xian, then I will suggest one hotel that might bring you a comfortable night when visit Xian. Xian Sofitel Hotel is one of 5 stars hotel and located on Renmin Square, close to Bell Tower, Drum Tower, and Beilin Museum. The hotel is also located nearby Great Mosque of Xian. With stay in the hotel then you will have a convenient access to all of those interesting places in Xian Vacation.
In total, Sofitel Hotel Xian has 414 guest rooms with city or garden view. In each hotel room equipped with deluxe, luxury and advance facilities such as, mini bar, high speed internet access, LCD television, coffee or tea maker, refrigerator, and many others. The hotel is also provides lot of facilities such as, indoor swimming pool, fitness centre, business center, small meeting rooms, secretarial services, tour/ticket assistance, event catering, business services, restaurants, massages service, shops, etc. Stay in Xian Sofitel Hotel and enjoy nice, comfortable, clean, and big room. Guest of Xian Sofitel Hotel also can enjoy their Xian Vacation with convenient and strategic hotel’s location.
Want to visit Xian and explore the historical sites there? Here one of the most attractive tour that you can choose in Xian Vacation. Some tour details below:
1 Day Xian Bus Tour: Terra Cotta Warriors, City Wall
Price From: US$ 72( 455 CNY )
Tour Duration: about 8 hours
Pick-up place and time: Your City Center Hotel between 8:30~9:00am
Finishing place and time: Your City Center Hotel around 6:00pm
Attractions: Terra Cotta Warriors, Ancient City Wall
Payment Method: Cash, Credit Cards, Wire, Western Union
Tour Guide Language: English
Feature: One day short group tour to Terra Cotta Warriors, Ancient City Wall to enjoy the world most famous attractions and experience the beauty of Xian!
Some of our customer’s reviews:
It was really a perfect travel to me. The Terra Cotta Warrior in Xian gave me a deep impression. I fell in love with the city, not only because the attractions of it, but also the snacks here.
Xian is an ancient city in the history. There are famous historic sites in Xian. I spent one day taking Xian tour. I viewed Terra Cotta Warrior and City Wall. They are more magnificent than what I saw on TV and book. I also take some photos.
Huaqing hot springs is located about 35 kilometers east of the city Xian. It has a long history of more than 3000 years. Huaqing pool is located at the foot of the Lishan mountain, a branch range of the qinling ranges, and stands 1,256 metres high. It was also used to be a villa palace and resort for emperors and kings in ancient times.
Destroyed and rebuilt several times, the existing Huaqing Palace was reconstructed in 1959, covering an area of 85,560 sq meters (21.1 acres). It is famous for both its dainty spring scenery and the romantic love story between Emperor Xuanzong (685-762) and his concubine Yang Guifei of the Tang Dynasty (618-907). With long history behind and beautiful scenery around, Huaqing Hot spring attracts the tourists from home and abroad. Visitors are able to breathe some fresh air and walking around enjoy the nature, far from the city. It is very worth visit in your Xian Vacation.
Xian is one of the most interesting cities in China, and become more popular tourist attraction city in China. One of the most interesting place in Xian and become the most famous attraction in Xian is Xian Terracotta Warriors. Xian Terracotta Warriors is a form of funerary art buried with the emperor in 210–209 BC and whose purpose was to protect the emperor in his afterlife, and to make sure that he had people to rule over. Beside Xian Terracotta Warriors, Xian also has another attractions that tourist will be like, for example Small Wild Goose Pagoda, Xian City Wall, Dayan Pagoda, The Great Mosque and other interesting attractions.
Xian is also become one of the oldest cities in China, with more than 3,100 years of history. Because of that Xian has lots of famous and interesting historical sites for example, Xian Terracotta Warriors. Xian Terracotta Warriors, an archaeological site near Xian, China, is one of the wonders of the world and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Because of the citys many historical monuments and a plethora of ancient ruins and tombs, tourism has been an important component of the local economy, and the Xian region is one of the most popular tourist destinations in China.
The Terracotta Army or also called Xian Terracotta Warriors and Horses are a collection of terracotta sculptures depicting the armies of Qin Shi Huang, the first Emperor of China. It is a form of funerary art buried with the emperor in 210–209 BC and whose purpose was to protect the emperor in his afterlife, and to make sure that he had people to rule over. Xian Terracotta Warriors is become one of the most popular tourists attraction in China. Xian Terracotta Warriors was discovered on 29 March 1974 to the east of Xian in Shaanxi province by a group of farmers when they were digging a water well around 1.6 km (1 mile) east of the Qin Emperors tomb mound at Mount Li (Lishan). Tourists from lots of different countries had been visited Xian Terracota Warriors every year. Xian Terracotta Warriors has long history and culture inside of the sites become one of the unique and different parts.
In December 1987, UNESCO selected the Tomb of the First Emperor (including the Terracotta Army Vaults) as a World Cultural Heritage Site. It is one of the biggest historical sites in China that you must visit in Xian. The tourist also can take some pictures or make some video inside the Xian Terracotta Warriors.
Xian is the representative city of China ancient city. If you are interested in ancient china, go to take Xian vacation. Among Xian vacation, you will visit many ancient and valuable spots and relics. Tang Dynasty Art Museum is one of the attractions in your Xian vacation.
Tang Dynasty Art Museum is located in Qujiang Scenic Spot on east of the Giant Wild Goose Pagoda in south rural Xian. This museum is the first division history into periods art museum in China. It is built by China and Japan. The museum is totally 2910 square meters and there are 983 square meters display area. It is a typical imitating tang Dynasty style yard.
The museum is consisted of 6 exhibition halls and they present the Tang cultural art from different sides. You will see it in your Xian vacation there. The Tang Changan exhibition hall reflects the great achievement in architecture in Tang Dynasty. The national folk custom exhibition hall has music, dance, pottery, clothes, silk and table ware and so on. They reflect the different parts of Tang folk custom. The poem and calligraphy exhibition hall show the art achievement in Tang Dynasty. You will know more there in your Xian vacation.
The Tang Dynasty Art Museum supplies important data to know and study China Tang culture, art and life. You can’t miss it in your Xian vacation.
As a mark of Xian, Xian Bell Tower is a famous place in Xian vacation. Xian Bell Tower is located in the intersection of four streets in four directions. Its 36m in height, the substrate is 8.6m, each edge is 35.5m and it covers an area of 1377.4 square meters. The four streets connected with the Bell tower also connect four doors in four directions’ city walls in Xian vacation. It is the largest and most completed Bell tower leaved by Chinese ancient people in Xian vacation. Xian is important place in Ming dynasty. So the Xian Bell Tower is top in same constructions in its build scale, history value and art value in Xian vacation. The Xian Bell Tower was established in 1384. And it was located far from now location 100m. Its old location is on the axile wire of Changan City of Tang Dynasty. After two centuries, with the moving of city center, the old location appearances deviate from center. The Bell tower was removed in 1582. The Xian Bell Tower is topical style of Ming dynasty in Xian vacation. The design and construction express the intelligence of our ancient people.