This Xi’an culture tour takes you to explore further this ancient city for more of the Terracotta Warrior, you will see the exquisite warrior of the Han Dynasty and enjoy the Chinese civilization over millions of years. A knowledgeable guide will accompany you throughout the tour to help you learn more about the culture and history of Xian and China.
Enjoy the exquisite treasures of Chinese civilization for over one million years;
“Zero-distance” contact with terracotta figurines of Han Dynasty;
Explore the landmark Tang Dynasty pagoda in Xi’an.
In the morning, your guide will pick you at your hotel lobby, then we will head to Giant Wild Goose Pagoda which is the earliest and largest square tower built of bricks during the Tang Dynasty. The pagoda, rising to a height of 64.5 meters, was built by the famous Buddhist master Xuanzang to preserve classic scriptures he bought back from India during the early Tang Dynasty. Xuanzang was the prototype character for Tang Seng in the famous Chinese novel “Journey to the West”. (Note: It costs an extra 30 RMB if you want to climb up the Big Wild Goose Pagoda). Afterward, we will continue the trip to the Shaanxi History Museum to learn more about the profound Chinese civilization, especially during the Zhou (1046-256 BC), Qin (221-207 BC), Han (202 BC-220 AD), and Tang (618-907) dynasties.
In the afternoon, we will head to Hanyangling where you can enjoy a quiet lesson on archaeology. Here you can find many mini terracotta figures of not only warriors and horses but also maidens and other animals. You actually walk on glass over the top of the archaeological site, which gives an intriguing perspective. Then the driver will transfer you to the hotel downtown Xi’an.
English-speaking tour guide service fee;
Air-conditioned vehicle with a private driver;
Gas, toll & parking lot fees;
Meals (breakfast, lunch & dinner);
Please note that the itinerary is flexible and we can adjust it according to your personal interests, the weather, or any unexpected conditions.
We conduct only private tours.
Our tours are complete non-forced shopping tours and we won’t take you to any factories without request to waste your valuable time.