Looking for a tour to see the amazing Terracotta Warriors? Want to know how the primitive people lived 6000 years ago? Interested in the entertainment activities of royal family in the Tang Dynasty and romantic story of Emperor Xuanzong and Lady Yang? This private Xian day tour will satisfy you with the itinerary including Terracotta Warriors, Banpo Museum and Huaqing Palace.
. Discover the ruins of an ancient human village of Neolithic Yangshao culture (6,000 years old) in Banpo Museum.
. Visit the underground army of China’s first emperor at the Terracotta Warriors and Horses Museum.
. Enjoy the beautiful scenery at Huaqing Hot Spring and listen to the romantic love story of Emperor Xuanzong and his concubine Yang Yuhuan in the Tang Dynasty.
AM: At 09:00, our local guide and driver will pick you up from your downtown hotel. Your first stop is Banpo Museum where you will see artifacts excavated from the 6000-year-old prehistoric Banpo village. It is one of the most completely preserved Neolithic agricultural settlements in the world.
Noon: Lunch in a local restaurant.
PM: After lunch, come to visit Terra-cotta Warriors and Horses. Known as “the Eighth Wonder of the World” and one of the most significant archaeological discoveries in the 20th century, the museum shows a surprisingly high level in sculpture. The splendid battle formation will leave you an impressive memory.
Next, we will visit Huaqing Hot Springs which is the Emperor Xuanzong’s winter palace. Emperor Xuanzong and his favorite concubine Yang spent a lot of happy time here.
At last, our driver and guide will transfer you back to your hotel.
- All entrance tickets as mentioned in itinerary
- Typical Chinese style lunch
- Private transfer in air-conditioned car
- Excellent English-speaking tour guide and skillful driver
- One bottle of mineral water per person
- This tour is only for you and your party. No other travelers will join in your group
- Personal expense
- Gratuities (recommended)