Xian witnessed the ups and downs of plenty of dynasties in its thousands of years of history. It is an important piece of the puzzle for understanding splendid Chinese history and culture. It is a national historical and cultural city with many historical ruins, museums and cultural relics. This one day bus tour will take you back to the glorious periods while watching the caves, tools and pottery at Banpo Museum, exploring the impressive underground army buried 2,000 years ago, and enjoying dumpling dinner and Tang Dynasty Show at a nice theater. Join this tour to get to know the ancient capital with a knowledgeable and helpful English-speaking tour guide.
AM: Our tour guide and driver will pick you up from your downtown hotel at 8:00 am – 9:00 am. The tour will start with 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. Afterward, on the way to Terracotta Warriors and Horses, you will pay a short visit to Terracotta Figures Factory where you will learn about the process of making figures and appreciate some fine artworks. You will have opportunity to buy some mini warriors as souvenirs if you are interested.
Noon: Lunch in a local restaurant.
PM: After lunch, you will visit Terracotta Warriors and Horses which is praised as “the eighth major miracle of the world”. It’s one of the top ten places of historical interest in China. It was listed as a world heritage site by UNESCO in 1987. You will have about 2.5 hours exploring the museum. You will also have a glimpse of Qin Shi Huang Mausoleum in the car.
Evening: Transfer back to downtown for Dumpling Dinner and Tang Dynasty Show. Upon arrival at the theater, you will have dumpling dinner at dining hall. After that you will move on to performance hall to appreciate the Tang Dynasty Music and Dance Show. The show will end at about 21:10.
After the show, you will be escorted back to hotel.
- All entrance tickets as mentioned in itinerary
- Simple lunch and dumpling dinner as noted in itinerary
- Transfer in air-conditioned car
- Excellent English-speaking tour guide and experienced driver
- Personal expense
- Gratuities (recommended)
Booking MethodStep 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
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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.
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.