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2 Days Xian Tour Package

2 Day Xian Tour Package A (with hotel)

Shanxi History MuseumDay 1:  Arrival in Xian (L)
1. Arrive at Xian airport. Be met & transferred to your hotel.
2. Have city tours to the Provincial Museum and the Ancient City Wall.
3. Enjoy the Tang Dynasty show in the evening.
- Provincial Museum: Opened in 1991, the museum is a giant architectural in the Tang-dynasty style and it successfully symbolizes the great extent of Shaanxi history and its remarkable culture.
- Ancient City Wall: the most complete city wall survived in China as well as one of the largest ancient military defensive systems in the world.
- Tang Dynasty show: a wonderful performance of the ancient music and dance, is a must when you visit Xian.

Terracotta WarriorDay 2:  Departure from Xian (B, L)
1. Pick you up from your hotel and visit the Terra Cotta Warriors (40 miles away from downtown) firstly.
- Terra Cotta Warriors: It is a part of the Qin emperor’s tomb complex, the Terra Cotta Warriors is the greatest findings in the archeology world.
2. Move to visit the Bell Tower and the Big Wild Goose Pagoda.
- Bell Tower: a stately traditioanl architecture, marks the geographical center of the ancient capital.
- Big Wild Goose Pagoda: the symbol of the long history of Xi’an, and a well-preserved ancient building and holy worshipping shrine for Buddhists.
3. In the evening transfer to airport.

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1 Day Xian Private Tour: Terra Cotta Warriors, Wild Goose Pagoda

Terracotta Warriors

Price From: US$ 77( 488 CNY )

Departure: Daily
Tour Duration: about 8 hours
Pick-up place and time: Your Downtown Hotel between 8:30~9:00am
Finishing place and time: Your Downtown Hotel around 6:00pm
Attractions: Terra Cotta Warriors, Wild Goose Pagoda, City Wall Tour
Payment Method: Cash, Credit Cards, Wire, Western Union
Tour Guide Language: English, other language speaking guide is available, if need, please contact us!
Feature: A short taste of the most famous historical sightseeing in Xian such as Terra-cotta Warriors, Wild Goose Pagoda & Ancient City Wall with private tour guide and driver!

Review of tourists who have visited the one day Xian tour:
This was a very memorable trip in Xian. Everything was well coordinated. Our tour guide was excellent, and talked about many interesting facts related to the historical sight. We like this guide, and we hope all guides could provide useful information to us. Also, she was very considerate in accommodating our requirements. The vehicle quality was good too.

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Terracotta Warriors

Terracotta Warriors

 Terracotta Warriors, the most famous spot in Xian, located in Lin Tong County, Xian City, Shaanxi Province, China. It is pits of Qin Shihuang who is the first emperor of China, he established the first feudal empire possessing centralized power in Chinese history, so he is called as Qin Shihuang, means the first emperor. Soon after Qin Shihuang enthroned, he ordered peole to construct his tomb and the army to guard his tomb. The craftsmen made thousands of terracotta warriors to be buried with him, According to the models and styles of the Qin armies. Such huge pits are unique not only in China, but also in the world history of sculpture. Everyone visits Xian would not miss this spot, even though you don’t like it. Open to public, Terracotta Warriors was called as the largest military museum in the world. Terracotta Warriors Museum includes three pits, and the first pit is the largest one, pit 2 contains the large array of chariots, cavalry and archers mixed and the Pit 3 is the smallest one, it forms integrity with pit 1 and 2, and is the headquarter commanding the armies. After the tour to visit Terracotta Warriors, you will know more about the great nation and human.

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Xian Terracotta Warriors

Terracotta WarriorsXian as one of China’s oldest cities has lots of historical attractions that attract many tourists from all around the world.  So many scenic places and historical sites in Xian left for long history over several thousand years. One of the favorite and famous one is Terracotta Warriors. Terracotta Warriors become the symbol of Xian. Beside Terracotta Warriors, there is also other interesting attractions include Xian City Wall, Dayan Pagoda, Small Wild Goose Pagoda, the Great Mosque and others. Those attractions also become your attractions list that you should visit when you are in Xian. One of the famous attractions in Xian is Terracotta Warriors and you can get the reservation in our website to visit that mysterious place.

Xian Terracotta Warriors is a collection of terracotta sculptures represent the armies of Qin Shi Huang, the first Emperor of China. It is a form of funerary art buried with the emperor in 210–209 BC and whose purpose was to protect the emperor in his afterlife, and to make sure that he had people to rule over. The figures vary in height according to their roles, with the tallest being the generals. The figures include warriors, chariots and horses. The Terracotta Warriors is the greatest findings in the archeology world. In December 1987, UNESCO selected the Tomb of the First Emperor (including the Terracotta Army Vaults) as a World Cultural Heritage Site. The Xian Terracotta Warriors have large body, well-balanced rate, lively images and vivid expressions. The warriors are also has different faces with each other and looks very natural.

The Terracotta Warriors was discovered on 29 March 1974 to the east of Xi’an in Shaanxi province by a group of farmers when they were digging a water well around 1.6 km (1 mile) east of the Qin Emperor’s tomb mound at Mount Li (Lishan). Current estimates are that in the three pits containing the Terracotta Warriors there were over 8,000 soldiers, 130 chariots with 520 horses and 150 cavalry horses, the majority of which are still buried in the pits nearby Qin Shi Huang’s mausoleum. After visiting Terracotta Warriors the visitors will experience the mysterious feeling and will know lot better about Xian history.

Here in our website there also available various types of tour line that will bring you to Xian. Xian is also become our most favorite cities destinations. Visit and get the online reservation easily on our website. Hope you can get a great holiday with us! Have a nice holiday!

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1 Day Flight Tour to Xian

Terracotta ArmyWould you like a Xian tour in your holiday? Besides Beijing, Xian is another choice for your ancient city tour. Xian Terracotta Army and Ancient City Wall are the most famous attractions. Booking this flight tour online, you will enjoy all nice service. We will pick you up in the morning and transfer to airport, and take early flight to Xian.

Terracotta Army is one category of ancient tombs sculptures. Terracotta Army is the sacrificial objects which are made by soil instead alive people including chariot, battle steed and privates. Qinshihuang Terracotta Army is the biggest military museum in world. And Qinshihuang Terracotta Army is one of grand discoveries in world archaeological history. After visit in Qinshihuang Terracotta Army in 1978, the former prime minister-Jacques Chirac said that there are 7 wonders in world, the discovery of Terracotta Army is the 8th wonder in world, and if you don’t visit Qinshihuang Terracotta Army in Xian, you are not visit China. Owing to the Terracotta Army, Xian became a tourist city quickly.

After Terracotta Army, we will take you to visit Xi Ancient City Wall. Xian Ancient City Wall, an outstanding delegate for old city’s style and features, is the best lean for old city people. The Xian Ancient City Wall is the most entire in ancient city wall constructions. It also the existing old city wall with largest scale and most intact. There is a around city park along Xian Ancient City Wall and is the best place for people do morning exercises. The Xian Ancient City Wall in Ming dynasty is a large and precise military defense system. It expresses the talent of Chinese ancient people.

If you are interested in Xian Terracotta Army, just move your fingers and book this one day tour online.

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Xian Terracotta Army

Terracotta ArmyXian is one of ancient capitals in China. The first emperor-Qinshihuang set capital in Xian. So, Qinshihuang Terracotta Army is a must-see scenic spot in Xian tour. And Xian is also famous for the Terracotta Army among foreigners.

Terracotta Army is one category of ancient tombs sculptures. In ancient time of China, slaves are accessories of owners when owners are living, but when owners died, slaves must be buried with dead as the sacrificial objects. Terracotta Army is the sacrificial objects which are made by soil instead of alive people including chariot, battle steed and privates.

Qinshihuang Tombs is located 30km from Lintong City and north of Lishan Mountain. according to history book, Qinshihuang built his tombs when he was only 13 years old, and it was designed by Li Si-a prime minister in ancient China and supervised by Zhang Han-a senior general in ancient China. The build time is 38 years. Qinshihuang Terracotta Army is the biggest military museum in world. And Qinshihuang Terracotta Army is one of grand discoveries in world archaeological history. After visit in Qinshihuang Terracotta Army in 1978, the former prime minister-Jacques Chirac said that there are 7 wonders in world, the discovery of Terracotta Army is the 8th wonder in world, and if you don’t visit Qinshihuang Terracotta Army in Xian, you are not visit China. From that time, Qingshihuang Terracotta Army is regarded as the 8th wonder in world.

There are 3 Terracotta Army Hole in Qinshihuang Tombs. The discovery of NO. 1 is an accident, people dig a well and find this Terracotta Army. After many explorations, workers found NO. 2 and NO.3 holes. The three holes were set like a Chinese word. These Terracotta Army include many soldiers in different postures seem like they all in wars and fighting with enemies. All these Terracotta Army shows the powerful and strong Qin. At same time, you can also enjoy the ancient art in Terracotta Army. Although it is not good as modern art, it shows the best art in that time.

In Xian tour, besides Terracotta Army, you can also pay visit to many representative attractions like Xian City Wall, Tang Paradise, Wild Giant Goose Pagoda, Huaqing Pool, etc. Xian is a good place to know about Chinese culture and history because it is an ancient capital.

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Xian Tour

XianMost foreign tourists join the group of Xi’an Tour during to the famous Terra Cotta Warriors. How much do you know about the history of this old city? Besides the famous Terra Cotta Warriors, there are many other attractive tourist destinations in Xi’an City. Are you interested in Terra Cotta Warriors? Would you like to join the group of Xi’an Tour recently?

Xi’an, known as Chang’an during the ancient times, is the first of ancient capitals of China, and is one of the four ancient cities in the world, which was founded in the 16th century BC. As the cradle of Chinese civilization, Xi’an has a long history with the rich cultural heritage. It is the first batch of national historical and cultural city promulgated by the People’s Republic of China.

As one of the world’s four major civilized ancient capitals (Xi’an, Rome, Cairo, Athens), Xi’an enjoys the unique tourism resources and is the famous world city with long and glorious history. Xi’an is surrounded by more than 120 imperial tombs including the Terra Cotta Warriors known as the world’s eighth largest miracle. Terra Cotta Warriors is the first Chinese relics listed in World Heritage; the Ancient City Wall of Xi’an is so far the world to save the most complete, largest of the ancient city wall. There has 6000 pieces of the history of the Banpo Ruins; Tibet monument created by the Ming Dynasty more than 3,000 blocks, known as the Forest of Stone Tablets Museum of the rocky history of stacks; Northwest history up to the mosque of sleep Lane mosque, and around Xi’an, China ancestor Huangdi Mausoleum of Huangdi Mausoleum…

Among so many historical sightseeing, Terra Cotta Warriors is the most famous and popular. Terra Cotta Warriors is located in Lintong District 37 km east from Xi’an City. South to Lishan Mountain, north to Weishui, Terra Cotta Warriors is China’s largest ancient military museum. With the seven world wonders, the discovery of the Terra Cotta Warriors can be said as the eighth miracle. “People who have not seen the Terra Cotta Warriors, cannot be considered to have visited China”.

During the tour to Terra Cotta Warriors, tourists will have a close connect with the world wonder. As well as enjoying the large scale, tourist could also get to know more about the history of Qin Dynasty and ancient city. Thus you will find your Xi’an much more meaningful.

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Terracotta Warriors in Xian

Terracotta WarriorsKnown as “Chang’an” in ancient times, Xian is one of the four world’s greatest civilizations and it is the most famous ancient capital of China. With so many famous historical sightseeing, Xian tour attracts large numbers of tourists every year.

Qin Shi Huang Terracotta Warriors Museum is located in Lintong County, 37 kilometers away from Xi’an downtown. South to Li Mountain and north of the Wei River, the Terracotta Warriors is really magnificent. As time going, the majestic Terracotta Warriors had quiet for thousands of years. Today in the 21st century, the tireless exploration of the generation after generation of archaeologists, the ancient Terracotta Warriors brought out a new life, to a new glory. A total number of more than 8,000 pieces of Terracotta Warriors are arranged in array with the spectacular momentum. The Terracotta Warriors are divided into many levels such as general figurines, the armor figurines, kneeling figurines, cavalry figurines, warriors, car warriors, crossbow warrior figurines and horse figurines. In the pit there also unearthed tens of thousands of combat weapons, exhibited large painted bronze chariots in Qin Shi Huang. Qin Shi Huang Mausoleum is the mausoleum of an emperor in Chinese history, which is the crystallization of hard work and ingenuity of our working people, a treasure trove of history and culture. In all feudal imperial tombs it is world famous for the large scale and the rich buried.

Terracotta Warriors is a vast underground military museum, known as the world’s eighth largest miracle. In terms of the quantity, quality, or on the archaeological discoveries, Qin Shi Huang Terracotta Warriors is the world’s rare for the in-depth study of the second century BC, the Qin Dynasty military, political, economic, cultural, scientific and artistic, it provides a very valuable in-kind materials. It is the art of the Chinese people and the common cultural heritage of the people of the world. In 1961, the State Council of the People’s Republic of China classified Qin Shi Huang Mausoleum as a national protected institution of cultural relics. In 1987, Qin Shi Huang Terracotta Warriors was approved by the UNESCO inscribed on the World Heritage List. And in 2002 it won the national AAAA level scenic spot.

Besides the world famous Terracotta Warriors, during Xian tours, tourists could also pay a visit to many other attractive places such as Xian Drum and Bell Tower, Xian Ancient Wall, Big Wild Goose Pagoda. And during the trip, you will get a deep understanding about the old city.

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Qin Shi Huang Mausoleum Terracotta Warriors

Qin Shi Huang Mausoleum Terracotta WarriorsTourists in Xian cannot miss the famous tourism resources of Qin Shi Huang Mausoleum Terracotta Warriors during the Xian tour; the Qin Shi Huang Mausoleum Terracotta Warriors is very famous in the world which attracts a lot of international tourists who are interested in Terracotta Warriors. Qin Shi Huang Mausoleum is located in Lintong District of Xi’an City 5.37 km, the distance is about 37 kilometers away from Xi’an City, South Hill Lishan, north Wei. Why select bits in here? Some people believe that this ancient superstition with Feng Shui is inseparable. In recent years, geologists based on satellite pictures of the picture to see: from the mountains to the arrogance seems to stop Huashan, the mausoleum is located just leading the eye position. It is much known since ancient times “finishing touch”, said. Terracotta warriors and horses reflect the wisdom of the people in ancient China, ancient Chinese people’s wisdom cannot be underestimated, while the Warriors is the world’s a miracle, it let foreigners praise, let the Chinese people proud!

There are Terracotta Warriors painted red, green, blue, yellow, purple, brown, white, black and eight colors. If we add the depth of different shades of color, such as red, pink, maroon, yellow, purple, light green, with its colors no less than a dozen. Tests show that these colors are minerals. Red by the cinnabar, red lead, ocher made. Malachite green, blue, copper blue, purple, blue for the red lead and copper synthetic, brown to brown iron ore, lead white, and white kaolin, carbon black is amorphous. These minerals are the main pigments of traditional Chinese painting. The use of such a rich terracotta mineral pigments, that 2000 years ago, our working people have been able to mass production and widespread use of these pigments. This is not only the history of art in painting, but also in the history of world science and technology are of great significance. Terracotta painting technology also has many unique features. Generally painted figurines surface first before processing.

Painting technique of Terracotta Warriors is based on different approaches in different parts. General figurines of face, hand, foot part of the first layer of ocher base, then a layer of white paint, then paint a layer of pink, as far as possible close to skin color and body. The gowns, shorts, shoes, etc. The painting is painted a color to flat, but in the sleeves and cuffs, a film and even a belt between the uses of different colors for contrast, but also demonstrated a clothing texture. Some beard, eyebrows treatment, it is coming up and worked with thin black hair. In short, the painting process complex, and clever, pay attention to color, it shows the level and texture painting, sculpture and painting to complement each other so that the artistic effect. A lot of Xian tour lines include the Terracotta Warriors; tourists can boo any time online here by phone.

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Dialogue Terracotta Warriors

Dialogue Terracotta Warriors As along with the theme “dialogue Terracotta Warriors “of “The EU and China Sculptors Exhibition” 20 opened in Xi’an on the afternoon, people will understand the figurative language of art to the 27 EU countries, the sculptor who brought their own cultural background of” Terracotta Warriors impression”. By the Shaanxi Provincial Museum of Fine Arts and Arts of Belgium’s excellent plan sponsored “dialogue Terracotta Warriors” – Exhibition of the European Union and China yesterday sculptor Museum of Fine Arts opened in Shaanxi Province. Belgium on behalf of Mark Kane in Chinese culture, and his wife, Greek sculptor Kostice, British sculptor John, the French sculptor Anne, from Estonia, Sweden, Austria, Netherlands, Poland, Romania and other EU countries participating artists, as well as our well-known sculptor, attended the opening ceremony.

Terracotta Warriors is not only a great archaeological find and the art is truly a treasure, attracting the attention of artists around the world. Luoning officer of Provincial Museum of Fine Arts, said the exhibition ” Terracotta Warriors dialogue” as the theme, invited each of the 27 EU member countries, a famous sculptor, National Art Gallery and Sculpture Court, Executive Dean Chen Yungang, Central Academy of Fine Wang Xiaojun, deputy director of School of sculpture Department, Shaanxi Province, sculpture, Dean Chang Kun three well-known sculptors, the exhibition 30 sculptures. It is understood that this exhibition “Terra Cotta Warriors dialogue” as the theme, invited each of the 27 EU member countries, a famous sculptor, and vice president of China Sculpture Society, National Art Gallery Sculpture Court, Executive Dean Chen Yungang, China’s central Academy of Fine Arts Deputy Director Wang Xiaojun, Shaanxi Province, sculpture, works of Dean Chang Kun exhibition. The exhibition will feature sculptures 30 different styles, materials and diverse, reflecting the different artistic languages, the use of abstract artists, such as concrete forms, showing the artist’s artistic personality of countries, some works also directly demonstrated their “Warriors” different interpretations and feelings.

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