Xian Private Tours

7 Days Xian In-depth Tour

Tour Overview

On China’s vast and varied land, there are so many places worth visiting. As one of the four great ancient capitals of China, Xian is full of history and culture. On this 7-day private tour, we will arrange a knowledgeable English-speaking tour guide and courteous driver to show you around this city. Impressive terracotta warriors, numerous cultural relics, breathtaking mountain, mysterious royal toms, sacred Buddhist temple, and lively food streets are waiting for you in Xian. You can set your own pace without worrying about falling behind or having to wait for other travelers. If you want more information about the tour, please feel free to contact us.

1. Explore the reconstructed Neolithic houses at the Banpo Museum.
2. Witness the cultural and historical wonders of ancient China at the eighth wonder of the world, the Terracotta Warriors and Horses.
3. Challenge yourself with a full day of hiking the thrilling trails on Mount Hua.
4. Visit Famen Temple, one of the four most sacred Buddhist sanctuaries in China, where you will see the genuine relics of Sakyamuni.
5. Spend an hour visiting the Qianling Mausoleum, the tomb of China’s first and only female emperor.
6. Walk along the most famous food streets in Xi’an – Yongxingfang & Muslim Quarter to try a variety of local snacks.
7. Discover the top highlights of downtown Xi’an with an insightful guide including the Small Wild Goose Pagoda, the Ancient City Wall, the Bell Tower & Drum Tower Square.

Day-by-day Itinerary

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  1. Upon your arrival in Xian, our local driver will greet you at Xian airport by holding a welcome board with your name and then transfer you to your downtown hotel. The rest of the day is at your disposal.

    Accommodation: Xian

  2. AM: Our tour guide and driver will pick you up from your hotel in the morning. Today’s trip will start with the Banpo Neolithic Village. This New Stone Age site, dating from approximately 5,000 to 4,000 B.C., is one of the most complete examples of a Neolithic agricultural settlement in the world.

    Noon: Lunch in a local restaurant.

    PM: Next, we will move on to Terracotta Warriors Museum which lies in Lintong District, Xian City. The museum has three pits with a total area of 22,780 square meters. Known as “the Eighth Wonder of the World” and one of the most significant archaeological discoveries in the 20th century, the terracotta warriors and horses show a surprisingly high level in craftsmanship and sculpture. It is a sight not to be missed by any visitor to China.

    At last, we will drive back to your hotel.

    Accommodation: Xian

    Terracotta Warriors

  3. AM: After the breakfast, our guide and driver will meet you at your hotel lobby. After about 2 hours’ driving, we will arrive at Mount Huashan. First, we will take a cable car up the North Peak where you will start your own hiking. The guide will leave you to freely explore the mountain. On the top of the mountain, there are several spots such as Taoist temples, sculptures and engravings. You will enjoy yourself so much on the 4 peaks. After you reach the Gold Lock Pass, you can buy a golden lock and lock it on the iron chains. Visitors usually do this to pray for safety and health. It must be marvelous scenery with thousands of golden locks on the iron chains. On the Middle Peak (Jade Maiden Peak), you can immerse in its supernatural atmosphere. It must be fantastic and amazing to watch the sunset with your own eyes if you are lucky. Then you will move on to the East Peak, the South peak and the West Peak. You can breathe the fresh air on the Mount Huashan! Our tour guide will meet you at the North Peak and take the cable car to the foot of the mountain together.

    Noon: We would like to suggest you prepare some food and bottled water for the whole climbing. The lunch is on your own since there is no restaurant on mountain top.

    PM: Enjoy your free time on the mountain top. At about 17:00, the driver will wait for you at the exit of the mountain and transfer you back to your hotel.

    Accommodation: Xian

    Mt. Huashan

  4. AM: The tour guide and driver will meet you at your hotel lobby and escort you to the Famen Temple which is situated at Famen Town, 10 km north of Fufeng County in Baoji City, and 118 km west of Xian. It is a famous Buddhist temple which holds the genuine relics of Gautama Buddha (Sakyamuni). Patronized by 8 emperors in the Tang Dynasty, this temple has become one of the four most sacred Buddhist sanctuaries in China.

    Noon: Lunch in a local restaurant.

    PM: After lunch, you will visit the Qianling Mausoleum. It is a Tang Dynasty tomb site situated in Qian County. Built in 684, the mausoleum houses the bodies of members of the royal Li family, including Emperor Gaozong and his wife, the Zhou Dynasty usurper and China’s first and only governing Empress Wu Zetian. After one hour inside the Qianling Mausoleum, you will go to the Tomb of Princess Yong Tai. After the fantastic tour, we will return to your hotel.

    Accommodation: Xian

    Famen Temple

  5. AM: In the morning, meet the tour guide and driver at your hotel and then head to the ancient City Wall, the most completely preserved and largest city wall in China. It was built for military defense in the Ming Dynasty. You can optionally ride a bike on the top of the City Wall to see the city from a unique angle. Then pay a visit to Yongxingfang Food Street, the 2nd most famous food street in Xian where you can try some local food with good sanitary conditions.

    Noon: Lunch in a local restaurant.

    PM: Afterward, we will take a walk on the Bell Tower & Drum Tower Square to admire the Bell Tower and Drum Tower from a distance. At last, we will stroll down the Muslim Quarter. You will see various delicious snacks and souvenirs.

    The guide and driver will escort you back to hotel.

    Accommodation: Xian

    Yongxingfang Food Culture Square

  6. AM: Our tour guide and driver will pick you up at your hotel lobby in the morning. Then drive to Small Wild Goose Pagoda, one of the two existing Tang Dynasty Buddhist pagodas in Xian. We will have a walk in the beautiful garden and appreciate some delicate relics in Xian Museum.

    Noon: Lunch in a local restaurant.

    PM: Then we will visit the North Square of Big Wild Goose Pagoda. You may have chance to see the elders do exercise there. Next, move on to Great Tang West Market, a modern shopping market built on the West Market of the Tang Dynasty. That market used to be the major trading place of goods from western countries.

    At last, transfer back to your hotel

    Accommodation: Xian

    Small Wild Goose Pagoda

  7. Our local driver will pick you up at your hotel lobby and transfer you to the airport according to your flight schedule.

Tour Price Per Person ($=USD)

Travelers Luxury Class
1 People $2215
2 People $1318
3 People $1224
4 People $1100
5 People $983
6 People $975
7 People $954
8 People $941
9 People $932
Single Room Supplement $480
Hotel Standard

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Price includes

  • 4 Chinese style lunches
  • All entrance tickets as mentioned in itinerary
  • Six-night hotel in Xian with breakfast
  • Transfer in air-conditioned car
  • Excellent English-speaking tour guide and skillful driver
  • One bottle of mineral water per person per day

Price excludes

  • Personal expenses and optional activities such as bike riding on the City Wall
  • Tips are highly appreciated but not requested

Booking Method

Step 1: You can directly book online or please feel free to share your tour plans or thoughts at [email protected] , our travel consultant will contact you within 12 hours. Step 2: A small amount deposit will be required to book a tour. After deposit received, a detailed service voucher will be sent to you to confirm the booking. Step 3: Balance due will be required 7-15 days ahead of your travel date. If you have any further question, please feel free to contact us! Email: [email protected] Cellphone number: +86 18792910029 WhatsApp / Wechat ID: 008618792910029 Facebook: @xianholidaystravelagency

Our Hotels

In each destination, you’ll enjoy a comfortable stay in a great location!

The hotels we choose are based on star rating, great locations, well-equipped facilities, cozy bed, high quality service and guests’ feedbacks. Choices are a lot ranging from luxury 5 star, comfortable 4 star to budget 3 star. You could decide where to stay to best suit for your budget and likes. Generally, the hotels have both Western and Chinese breakfast with a wide choices.

If you have already got an ideal hotel, please feel free to tell our travel consultants and they’ll book the hotel for you.

Our Tour Guide

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.

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Our Driver and Car


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.

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