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Private Tour: Xi'an Highlight of Terracotta Warriors and Customized Sightseeing
"Your professional tour guide and driver will pick you up at your hotel lobby in Xi'an at 9:00 am and proceed tot the Terracotta Warriors and Horses Museum. The discovery of terracotta warriors and horses is one of the most significant archaeologi discuss with your guide about the attractions you are interested and choose around two attractions based on your interest and time. Your guide will also provide suggestions based on the local traffic condition and your schedule. Recommended attractions i 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 your guide and driver will transfer you back to your hotel."
From $65.00
 
Full-Day Private Tour of Terra-cotta Warriors and City Wall from Xi'an
"Hotel pick up at 08:00 Start your memorable terra cotta warriors and horses tour this morning at 08:30 your guide and driver will pick you up at the lobby of your downtown hotel. Terracotta Warriors and Horses Museum: The Terracotta Army is one of the top attractions in China. It is significant because hundreds of detailed life-size models rep and one of the greatest discoveries of the 20th century. A La Carte lunch afterward. 2.5 hours.City Wall: This massive city wall is a landmark of Xi'an standing for more than 700 years guarding the inner city. You may walk or bike near the city wall for a nice view of the city. It will take 1.5 hours to bike around the wall or just 30 minutes to bike around a corner of the wall. Bell Tower and Drum Tower Square: Your guide will show you the best place to get photos of Bell and Drum Towers at this square. 30-minutes.Great Mosque: The Great Mosque located in the center of the city is the largest and one of the most important Islamic sites of worship in China. 30-minutes.Muslim Street:The Muslim Quarter is a fantastic place to wonder about. All shops and restaurants on this street are operated by Muslims. Food and souve
From $183.00
 
Xi'an City Bus Day Tour
"Your tour guide and driver will pick you up from your hotel lobby at around 8am to 8:30am and head to your first stop the Big Wild Goose Pagoda (Dayanta) which was originally built during the reign of Emperor Gaozong of Tang Dynasty. You will have half an hour to explore around the pagoda or take an optional tour to see the interior. Next you will visit Xi’an Ancient City Wall. Stroll along the walkways on top of the wall and enjoy aerial views of Xi'an for about an hour. Lunch will be served at a local restaurant after your visit to the city wall. After lunch break continue on to Shaanxi History Museum where you will stay for an hour and a half to see the greatest treasures of imperial dynasties throughout Chinese history. Then you will stop by the Bell and Drum Towers Plaza which marks the geographic center of this ancient city for half an hour before heading to the Muslim Quarter and the Great Mosque. After spending about 40 minutes exploring the quarter you will be transferred back to your hotel before 5:30pm where the tour is concluded."""
From $113.00

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Terracotta Army

One of the farmers who discovered the Terracotta Warriors and Horses back in the 1970's is present at the Mausoleum of the First Qin Emperor on a regular basis to provide autographs. You can buy a...
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Hua Qing Hot Springs

I really enjoyed Huaqingqiao most. My timing was especially appropriate since it was the day they buried Zhang Xueliang in Hawaii, the general who kidnapped Chiang Kai-shek. You oculd see the bullets...
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Muslim Quarters

Xian has been a city of traders along the silk road. Many Muslims came to Xian with their karawanes. Now you can still find many Chinese Muslims, which are called Hui. They have mosques and their...
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Wild Goose Pagodas

visit the Wild Goose Great Pagoda. And do not miss the gardens (8AM to 6 PM) Once upon a time, a wise Emperor sent a monk (the ancestor of the VTbackpackers), Xuanzang, to search in India some Sutras...
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Hua Shan

At a height of 2,160 meters above sea level and about 120km/3hours east of Xi'an, Huashan, literally translated as Flower Mountain, is a sight for sore eyes. The mountain has for centuries been deemed...
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History Museum of Shaanxi Province

Visit the History Museum of Shaanzi - Xiaozhai - A very interesting museum presenting the history of China since 6000 BC with a hall per period. The comments are also in English (in French ? you...
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City Wall

Xian is one of the very few cities in China, where the city wall is still in very good condition. 12km of wall surround the city, which has been once the biggest city of the world. At a time (around...
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Banpo Neolithic Village

Visit the Banpo Village! Walking into the grounds you first notice a statue/fountain of a woman pouring water – noting that this village was a matriarchal society! Basically it is the site an...
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Drum and Bell Tower

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Merchandising

China bets in tourism, and the museum of Xi’an is a good sign of it. Modern and functional building, with merchandising dominating all entrances, exits, and meeting points. The prices… well, the...
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Good choice

One of the worst aspects of many escorted tours is shopping. We are always taken to selected (pricey) places where the guides expect to collect their commissions. In many cases the time devoted to...
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A Personal Note

I know that this will not mean anything to you, but... I'm Portuguese.While watching the perfect show of "The Tang Dynasty" we are invited for an included drink. The list mentioned "Port wine" which...
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An Excellent Tour Guide in Xi'an

In addition to the Terra Cotta Army, the Muslim Quarter is a must see. We were fortunate to have an outstanding English speaking guide. His name is Allen and his web site is www.xianprivatetours.com....
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Prices in general

Once you have got settled, take a walk from your hotel and find the nearest hole in the wall local type shop.You will be able to buy beer, water, general necessities far cheaper here than anywhere...
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No.319 Dongxin Street, Xincheng District, Xi'an, Shaanxi, 710004, China
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334 East Avenue, Beilin District, Xi'an, Shaanxi, 710001, China
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8 Chang Le Rd W, Xi'an, Shaanxi, 710032, China
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319 Dongxin Street, Xincheng District, Xi'an, Shaanxi, 710004, China
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110 Nan Da Jie, Lian Hu Dist, Xi'an, Shaanxi, 710001, China
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No 262 Feng Hao E Rd Shaanxi Province, Xian Shanxi
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Top Things to Do in Xi'an

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Muslim Quarters

Take your time in this area. The bazaar is a wide area of stalls selling… everything, but around it, China pulses with its best colours and events. The streets and walkways are full of life, and if...
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Terracotta Army

We enter pit 1, the larger one, and we get immediately the notion of the huge size of the archaeological site, but they alert us that only a small part is dug, and that the main open area is pit 3....
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Wild Goose Pagodas

Not exactly a simple temple, but a wide complex with temples, pagodas and gardens. A detailed visit will take lots of time. If you don’t worry too much about the function and history of each...
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City Wall

The city wall is a great monument by itself. Walking on it, even in a short distance, is mandatory. Furthermore, the clever idea of spreading on it some recreations of the old war machines enhances...
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Drum and Bell Tower

In the centre of the old city, and marking the entrance to the Muslim quarter, there is a beautiful tower, very similar to its neighbour – the Bell Tower. The main difference is that instead of...
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Huaqing Hot Springs

actually its where the Emperor went to warm up and have time out with his favourite concubine... Xian gets pretty cold in the winter and very hot in the summer - out here at Huaqing below the Qinling...
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"The echo of ancient"
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"FABULOUS"
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"Xian "Peaceful western part of China""
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"Shifting cities"
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"Beautiful Xi'an"
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