Elevating beyond conventional itineraries, this Xian day tour seamlessly blends the renowned Terracotta Warriors with a luxurious hot spring spa experience. Take a leisurely break to unwind and bask in the ambiance of this ancient capital. Immerse yourself in a travel experience that is both meaningful and captivating, promising relaxation amid the historical richness of Xian. This distinctive combination ensures a day filled with cultural exploration and rejuvenation, making your visit to Xian a truly memorable and indulgent escapade.
2. Head to the famous Huaqing Aegean Resort & Spa and enjoy a 2-hour refreshing soak in the outdoor springs.
3. Marvel at one of the world’s must-see ancient sites: a troop of more than 8,000 life-size terracotta figurines.
Our tour guide and driver will pick you up from your downtown hotel at the appointed time. Then drive for about 1 hour to Terracotta Warriors. Recognized as the “Eighth Wonder of the World” and a paramount archaeological find of the 20th century, the museum showcases an astonishing mastery of sculpture. The remarkable battle formation depicted by life-sized terracotta warriors is bound to etch an indelible memory. En route, catch a glimpse of the Qin Shihuang Mausoleum, the final resting place of the first Qin Emperor (251-210 BC), with thousands of terracotta figures strategically buried to safeguard this monumental tomb. This profound journey unveils the historical marvels of ancient China, providing a captivating insight into the artistic and strategic brilliance of the Qin Dynasty.
Following the exploration of the Terracotta Warriors, indulge in a delightful lunch or dinner at a local restaurant.
After lunch or dinner, embark on a short 15-minute drive to the Huaqing Aegean International Hot Springs Resort & Spa. Nestled at the foot of Mount Li, the resort boasts a harmonious blend of traditional Chinese architecture and modern luxury.
Upon arrival, you’ll be greeted by the soothing sounds of flowing water and the fragrant aroma of blooming flowers. The resort’s courteous staff will extend a warm welcome, guiding you through the lush gardens and intricate pathways that lead to the hot springs area. Indulge in the rejuvenating experience of the resort’s hot springs (2 hours). The pools are strategically situated to provide breathtaking views of the surrounding natural beauty. Each hot spring pool is infused with a unique blend of minerals, promising therapeutic benefits for both body and mind. Relax in the warm embrace of the mineral-rich waters, allowing the stresses of everyday life to melt away.
As the sun begins to set, our guide and driver will escort you back to your downtown hotel. Feel a renewed sense of energy and tranquility, carrying the memories of both the Terracotta Warriors and the therapeutic hot springs.
- Private transfer in air-conditioned car
- Excellent English-speaking tour guide and skillful driver
- Entrance fee and cost for hot spring spa
- Lunch (or dinner)
- 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
- 1. The advised hotel pick-up time is 09:00 or 13:30. Please advise your preferred pick-up time.
- 2. Please bring your own swimwear.
- 3. Our guide will help you choose a pool you like with the assistance of the staff at Huaqing Aegean International Hot Springs Resort & Spa.