Discover the ancient capital city with a knowledgeable local guide. Visit the underground palace of China’s first emperor Qin Shi Huang. Explore the ancient City Wall built first in the early Ming Dynasty (1368-1644), and take amazing photos of the Bell & Drum Tower. With no time consumed at shopping stops, make full use of your time to visit the city highlights while in Xi’an.
Perfect introduction for first-time visitors
Great overview and orientation of the city
Discover the world famous Terracotta Warriors
Visit City Wall built first in the early Ming Dynasty
Stroll around the Bell & Drum Tower Square
Informative, friendly and professional guide
What You Can Expect:
Your local guide will meet you at your Xi’an downtown hotel lobby at approx. 8:00 to 8:30am then escort you to visit the highlights in Xi’an.
After approx. 1 hour’s driving, you will reach the Terracotta Warriors and Horses Museum. Follow your guide to discover the history of Qin Dynasty and visit all three pits tagged in the order of their discoveries. See the 2,200-year-old sculptures depicting thousands of unique figures and be shocked by the vivid life-size terracotta figures of warriors and horses.
To meet travelers’ different dietetic requirements and provide travelers the flexibility to taste local food, lunch is left for you to arrange. Your guide will leave you 1 hour to have lunch on your own. You may ask the guide to recommend authentic local food, or prepare some snacks, or grab local snacks on the go, or just have a 1 hour break if you had a big breakfast.
In the afternoon, continue to the ancient City Wall built first in the early Ming Dynasty (1368-1644). There you may walk, take the electric car or ride a bike at your own cost to enjoy the amazing view of the area. Then follow your guide to stroll around the Bell & Drum Tower Square. Appreciate these outstanding examples of the ancient architecture, and take amazing photos of this city’s central landmark.
The trip concludes at the Bell Tower Area, the city center with convenient public transportation and close to the famous Muslim Street. You may continue sightseeing or return to hotel by yourself. The guide is always glad to give you suggestions.
Minimum Passenger: 2 Persons
Maximum Passenger: 8 Persons
Tour Duration: 7-8 hours
Departure Date: Daily
Departure point: Centrally located Xi’an hotels
Return point: Bell Tower area
Departure time: At 8:00-8:30 am
What Is Included:
Air-conditioned tour vehicle
Professional licensed driver
English-speaking tour guide
Fuel surcharge and tax
Downtown hotel pickup
What Is Excluded:
Lunch on your own
Confirmation will be received at the time of booking
A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
Please provide all travelers’ names and hotel information while booking
Small group tour with no more than 8 travelers. For a booking of more than 8 travelers, private service will be provided