This tour is designed for those have very limited time and want to visit the essence of Chengdu and Xian. The tour with 2 days leads you to visit Chengdu Panda Breeding Center, Wuhou Temple, Terracotta Warriors and Horses and Big Wild Goose Pagoda. If the advised itinerary fail to match your schedule, we are more than happy to adjust and provide you a tailor-made tour.
Chengdu Panda Breeding Center, Wuhou Temple, Terracotta Warriors and Horses, Big Wild Goose Pagoda.
Attractions: Chengdu Panda Breeding Center, Wuhou Temple (Lunch)
In the morning our guide and driver will greet you at your hotel lobby and escort you to Giant Panda Center. You will pay a visit to the cutest creatures at the largest panda center in the world. You will have opportunity to see pandas in their different life stage: the infant pandas, the baby pandas, the young adult pandas and the elder adult pandas. The lovely creatures will definitely touch your heart. Afterward we will pay a visit to Wuhou Temple – the memorial temple of Zhuge Liang, the outstanding strategist of Shu Kingdom in the Three Kingdoms Period (220-280 A.D.).
After the sightseeing ends you will be escorted to Chengdu East Train Station for high speed train to Xian. Met by the Xian driver and transferred to your hotel.
Accommodation: Hotel booked by you
Day 2 Xian Departure
Attractions: Terracotta Warriors and Horses, Big Wild Goose Pagoda (Lunch)
Our tour guide and driver will pick you up from your hotel at 09:00am. First you will visit Terra-Cotta Warriors and Horses Museum which lies in Lintong District. The museum covers three pits with the total area of 22,780 square meters. The terracotta warriors and horses, the most significant archaeological excavations of the 20th century that show a surprisingly high level in craftsmanship and sculpture. It is a sight that should not be missed by any visitor to China.
And then move to Big Wild Goose Pagoda which was originally built to hold Buddhist sutra and figurines of the Buddha that Xuanzang brought back from India in Tang Dyansty, 652 A.D. Now there is a big square divided into North Square and South Square, surrounding the Big Wild Goose Pagoda. The design of the buidlings and statues is in Tang style, showing people the ever glory of that great time. It’s busier in the evening when many activities with Tang elements held by local amateur.
After the tour, you will be transferred to train station/airport for departure. Service ends here.
The core of our service is excellent travel guides. Over 20 years, we have built up a considerable professional guide team that is knowledgeable, attentive and flexible. The most experienced and reliable guides will be arranged for your unique China tour. Our passionate guide team is full of contagious enthusiasm and keen interest to share culture and history in a pleasant manner. We are always glad at your service to lead you to explore a real China and experience authentic local life in China.
Our Driver and Vehicle
The first mission of our service is to ensure you feel safe and comfortable during your travel. The vehicles we use are air-conditioned, clean and well-maintained. Our drivers are all licensed drivers with many years of driving experience. Moreover, we offer free baby seats for families with little kids.
Food is a very important part of Chinese culture. You won’t want to miss the opportunity to taste the real local Chinese food!
Buffet breakfast will be included in the hotel if you would like accommodation to be arranged by us. Having lunch at local restaurants close and convenient to the attractions you will visit, you would enjoy the local dishes in each city. Chinese style, Vegetarian or Muslim meals are all available. If you have any other diet requirements or allergies, please feel free to let us know, we will try our best to organize it.
For daily dinner, you are suggested to have it on your own when you are exploring each city in your own time, this way would be more flexible for you to choose food as per your interest and preference.