Taking the Beijing to Xian one day tour by flight is definitely the most effective way to visit the World Wonder Terracotta Warriors and Horses for those who stay in Beijing and have only one day available to Xian. This tour includes hotel pick-up and drop-off in Beijing, all transfer in Xian, round-way Beijing-Xian flight tickets, entrance fees of Terracotta Warriors and City Wall, Chinese style lunch, and English-speaking tour guide. You will have nothing to worry about on this tour. Join us to feel the charm of this ancient capital and have an unforgettable experience.
2. Marvel at the magnificent life-size warriors and hear the storied history of their construction.
3. Ride a bike on China’s largest and best-preserved city wall and learn the fact that it was built for military defense.
Start your day early as your designated driver will pick you up from your Beijing downtown hotel. Head to the airport to catch your flight to Xi’an. The flight details and tickets will be provided to you in advance via email. Upon arrival at Xi’an Xianyang International Airport, your local tour guide and driver will be waiting for you. Begin your Xi’an exploration with a transfer to the world-renowned Terracotta Warriors and Horses.
You will embark on a captivating journey through time at the Terracotta Army, an archaeological marvel that unveils the legacy of China’s first emperor, Qin Shi Huang. These life-sized clay soldiers, crafted over two millennia ago, stand in military formation, each one uniquely detailed. Learn about the meticulous craftsmanship and the historical significance of this underground army, discovered by local farmers in 1974. Marvel at the precision with which the warriors were created, representing a vast workforce dedicated to safeguarding the emperor in the afterlife.
After lunch, drive to downtown Xi’an to immerse yourself in history at the Ancient City Wall. This remarkable structure, dating back to the 14th century during the Ming Dynasty, encircles the heart of Xi’an and is one of the best-preserved city walls in China. Standing at an impressive height and width, the wall served both defensive and administrative purposes in ancient times. Explore the Ancient City Wall, taking in panoramic views of Xi’an’s modern skyline and historic neighborhoods. Admire the watchtowers and gates that have withstood the test of time, and discover the unique architectural features that make this wall an iconic symbol of ancient Chinese urban planning. If you’re feeling adventurous, you have the option to pay extra and ride a bike on the top of the City Wall, providing a unique perspective of the city.
Bid farewell to your local guide and driver as they escort you back to the Xi’an airport for your late afternoon flight back to Beijing. Arrive in Beijing, where your driver will be waiting for you at the arrival hall, holding a name sign. Enjoy a comfortable transfer back to your hotel, reflecting on the enriching experiences of your one-day trip to Xi’an from Beijing.
- Economy class Beijing-Xian-Beijing flight tickets
- All entrance tickets as mentioned in the itinerary
- Private transfer in an air-conditioned car
- Professional English-speaking tour guide and experienced driver
- One bottle of mineral water per person
- Personal expenses and optional activities such as bike riding on the City Wall
- Gratuities (recommended)