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Xi’an Travel Guide

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Big Wild Goose Pagoda

 

Xi’an is one of the birthplaces of the ancient Chinese civilization in the Yellow River Basin area. The city records the great changes of the country just like a living history book. As one of the Four Great Ancient Capitals in China, Xian is also a city in the world that had the longest and the most history of capital founding. known as the eastern terminus of the Silk Road as well as the hometown of Terracotta Warriors, Xian is more multicultural than many cities in China.

The city has more than 3,000 years of history including over 1,100 years as the capital city of ancient China, so the city is left with an amazing numbers of historical heritage. Mainly because of the Terracotta Warriors and Horses, Xian is listed as a must visit city for most tourists to China. Locating in the center of China, Xi’an is endowed with four distinctive seasons. Usually spring and autumn are comfortable but short, winter is long but not very cold. Summer is long and hot. Generally speaking,Xi’an is suitable for tourist all year round since most of attractions in Xian are cultural relics.

Xian Tours

Xi’an Highlight Day Tour

Among many popular tourist attractions in Xian we selected Terracotta Terracotta Warriors and Horses Museum, ancient City Wall and Great Mosque in this package. After appreciating the underground army in east skirt of Xian we will take a walk on the 600 years old city wall to overview very center of Xian. At last in Great Mosque you will see the work of culture integration.

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Xian Essence Day Tour

Terracotta Warriors and Horses, the underground troops of the Emperor Qinshihuang who unified China for the first time in Chinese history. Xian City Wall, the military fortification built in the Ming Dynasty and the dividing line of inner city and country before 1950s. The two historical relics from the age of sward and arrow are two of the must see attractions in Xian.

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2 Days Essence Xian Tour Package

Xian, an inland city in china, attracts thousands of tourists home and abroad each year. Besides the Terracotta Army, the most notable stop of the city, there are many other attractions which will introduce you the thousands of years history of China and show the thick culture base of Shaanxi Province.

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3 Days Best of Xian Package Tour

The 3 days Xian tour package enables tourists visit all highlight Xian city could offer. The Terracotta Army bring tourists back to army troops of the Qin Dynasty and the Banpo Museum explains daily life of primary peoplenearby Chanhe River and Bahe River. And other attractions introduce local culture from other respects.

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4 Days Xian Plus Mt.Huashan Tour

Xian is one of the ancient capital cities of China. There are 13 dynasties and kingdoms established their capitals here in history. The Mt Huashan is listed one of the 5 sacred mountains in China whose most distinctive feature is steepness. Take the 4 days Xian and Huashan tour to do a special tour.

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4 Days Xian Package Tour

Xian is acknowledged by public as the starting point of ancient Silk Road. The 4 days tour package of Xian city covers most important historical relics and sites of Terracotta Army, Ancient City Wall, Big Wild Goose Pagoda, and Hanyangling Mausoleum, etc. The tour will treat you with a cultural feast.

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Attractions

Great Mosque

The Great Mosque lies in the Huajue Lane close by the northwest the Drum Tower. Together with another great mosque located in the Daxuexi Lane they are known as the two oldest mosques in the ancient city of Xi’an. As the mosque lies to the east of Daxuexi Lane it is gain...

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Shaanxi History Museum

Shaanxi History Museum is located on Cui Hua Road, one kilometer away northwest of the Big Wild Goose Pagoda. The museum mainly displays the historical relics excavated inside Shaanxi Province. The unearthed historical artifacts exhibition is divided into different blocks in t...

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The Bell and Drum Tower Square

Standing in the city center the Bell Tower is right at the intersection of the four main avenues running front north to south and east to west across the city. With its pedestal rising 8.6 meters up the tower totals 36 meters in height. And with each side measuring 35.5 meters...

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Big Wild Goose Pagoda

The Big Wild Goose Pagoda in Da Ci’en Temple, Xi’an City, is a national AAAAA tourism attraction and the key protection unit of the nation. The first abbot of Da Ci’en Temple is Master Xuanzang, a famous literature, traveler and Buddhist translator. Master Xuanzang used to stu...

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Terracotta Warriors and Horses

Terracotta Warriors and Horses Museum locates in Lin Tong District, around 30 kilometers east to downtown Xi’an. This museum is the largest ancient military museum in China. The Terracotta Warriors and Horses is also ranked in the most great archaeological discoveries in the w...

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Xi’an City Wall

The Xian City Wall is not only the most complete city wall that has survived in China, but it’s also one of the largest and most complete ancient military systems of defense in the world. The city walls here were actually built on the fortifications of the Tang Forbidden City....

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