Duration: 4 Days.
Tour Type: Private tour.
Be met at Xian airport and transferred to downtown hotel.
Be accompanied by your English speaking tour guide to visit Bell Tower, the emblem of Xian city. It houses a huge bell originally used to strike for time every morning in ancient times. Great Mosque and Ancient City Wall. The wall is an extension of the old Tang Dynasty structure boasting the most complete city wall that survives through Chinese long history. You can choose to ride a bicycle or take an eco-car along the wall (optional).
Pick up from hotel in the morning. Visit Terra Cotta Worriors & Mausoleum of the First Qin Emperor, the greatest archaeological findings of the century and the greatest archaeological findings of the century: the army of terra-cotta warriors and the bronze chariots entombed in vast underground vaults at emperor Qin's tomb. You will appreciate the marvelous Terracotta warriors in full battle array of Emperor Qin's tomb. Then, we will visit Huaqing Hot Spring the palace covers an area of 85,560 square meters. Entering the West Gate of Huaqing Hot Springs, you will see the Nine-Dragon Pool, the Lotus Flower Pool and the Frost Drifting Hall. Enjoy the Tang Dynasty Show in the evening.
Pick up from hotel. Visit Shaanxi History Museum, one of the main museums in China which holds numerous unearthed cultural relics of China.The 370,000 pieces of collection housed in four Tang Dynasty style exhibition buildings tell the history of ancient China spanning over one million years. Wild Goose Pagoda ,the pagoda where widely renowned Master Xuanzang (Monk Tripitaka) stored his classics brought from India. It is also the symbol of Xi'an city. And we will also visit Xian Tang Paradise.
Note: During summer vacation (July and August), we will arrange Xian Museum instead of Shaanxi History Museum. Because it is so crowded and noisy in the History Museum at this time of the year that you cannot hear the guide clearly. If you insist to go to Shaanxi History Museum, please tell us.
Transfer you to the airport for your departure flight.
|Five Star Hotel||Sheraton Xian North City Hotel or Xian Shangri-La Golden Flower Hotel|
|Four Star Hotel||Xian Skytel Hotel or Ramada Xi'an Bell Tower|
|Three Star Hotel||Xian City Hotel or Xian Days Inn City Centre or New Henderson Hotel|
|Single room supplement||Single room supplement: 5-star: 600RMB; 4-star: 400RMB; 3-star: 200RMB.|
|Tour price includes:||Tour price excludes:|
|Pick-up and drop off service from the airport and your hotel.||Tips for the tour guide and driver.|
|Typical Chinese meals as listed.||Personal expenses.|
|Entrance tickets as listed.|
|Hotels based on 2 persons sharing one room. The third person will have an extra bed in the same room.|
|Private air-conditioned vehicles (car, van or bus). Click here for vehicle mode.|
|English speaking tour guide.|
Child taller than 1.1 meter will be charged full price, child smaller than 1.1 meter will be charged half price.
What a fantastic 4 days!! We were met by Cookie our guide who was so knowledgeable,courteous and a wonderful companion who proceeded to take us on a truly memorable tour the highlight of which was the Terra Cotta Warriors. There was sufficient flexibility in the programme to allow for as long as we wished at more..
Rating: [5 of 5 Stars!] by Brian Dyson,04/04/2009