1 Day Terracotta Warriors, Banpo Museum, Huaqing Pool Bus Tour
China has a very long history and profound culture. This tour will take you back to the beginning of humanity to have a glimpse of prehistoric life, marvel at the spectacular terracotta army which is composed of thousands of soldiers, horses and chariots guarding the tomb of China’s first emperor, and visit the beautiful Huaqing Hot Spring to know how ancient royal families enjoyed their life and the stories happened here. Your English-speaking tour guide will accompany you throughout the tour, explain everything to you, give you insider knowledge of Chinese history and culture and take good care of you.
Banpo Neolithic Village, Huaqing Hot Spring, Terra-cotta Warriors and Horses
AM: Our tour guide and driver will pick you up from your downtown hotel at 8:00 – 9:00 am. The tour will start with Banpo Neolithic village (1 hour visiting time). 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 Huaqing Hot Spring, you will pay a short visit to Terracotta Figures Factory where you will know 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. Then continue your visit to Huaqing Hot Spring which used to be the imperial hot spring bathing spot in ancient time from the Qin Dynasty (221BC-207BC) to the Tang Dynasty (618AD-907AD).
Noon: Lunch in a local restaurant.
PM: After lunch, you will visit Terracotta Warriors and Horses. Known 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 on the way back to Xian downtown.
When the tour ends, your guide and driver will drop you off at your hotel.
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.