Day 1 Shanghai-Xian
Attractions: Shaanxi History Museum, Big Wild Goose Pagoda (Lunch)
Our local driver will pick you up from hotel lobby by holding a board with your name and then transfer to airport to take the morning flight to Xian (We will book the round way flights and flights tickets information will be sent to you by e mail in advance). Upon arrival in Xi’an, our tour guide will greet you at airport. Then you will be driven to the hotel and have a short rest. After a short rest, we will visit Shaanxi History Museum. The museum features the Tang-dynasty style architectural, covering an area of 70,000 square meters. It displays the longest and the most comprehensive history of Shaanxi and Chinese civilization. Then we come to the Big Wild Goose Pagoda, where is a worship place for Buddhists. The pagoda was originally built to hold sutras and figurines of the Buddha that Xuanzang brought back to China from India. Now surrounding the Big Wild Goose Pagoda there build a big Garden, where people can have a retreat at there. At last transfer back to hotel.
Big Wild Goose Pagoda
Day 2 Xian
Attractions: Terracotta Warriors and Horses, Xian Ancient City Wall, Bell and Drum Tower Square (Breakfast+Lunch)
After breakfast, you will visit the Terracotta Warriors and Horses. Known as “the eighth Wonders of the world”, the museum shows a surprisingly high level in sculpture, which is the most significant discovery of the 20th century. After the lunch, visit Xian Ancient City Wall. It is the most completely preserved and the largest city wall in China. It was built for the military defense in the ancient time. Since it is cycling the city, visitors can ride a bike around the city wall. Next we come to Bell and Drum Tower Square which sits at the center of the ancient city. Then back to your hotel.
Terracptta Warriors and Horses
Day 3 Xian
Attractions: Famen Temple, Qianling Mausoleum (Breakfast+ Lunch)
The tour guide and the driver will meet you in your hotel lobby. Today’s adventure begins with Famen Temple. It is situated about 118 km west of Xian (the provincial capital), Famen Temple is famous as Buddhist temple. It features that inside the temple holds the genuine relics of Gautama Buddha (Sakyamuni). Then we will have lunch there. After the lunch, you will visit Qianling Mausoleum. Located in Qian County. Built in 684, the Qianling Tomb is Tang Dynasty relic housing the royal Li family members, including Emperor Gaozong of Tang and his wife, the Zhou Dynasty usurper and China’s first and only governing Empress Wu Zetian. Last our driver and tour guide will transfer you back to your hotel.
Day 4 Xian-Shanghai
After breakfast, our guide will see you off at the airport for your homeward flight. Upon arrival in Shanghai, our local driver will wait you at airport by holding a board with your name and transfer to your hotel. Hope our dedicated service leaves you a pleasant memory for this comprehensive Xian-Shanghai tour.