Xi’an Terracotta Warriors Bus Tour
Tour Code: CTAX08
Tour Duration: Approximately 8 hours
Tour Type: Seat-in-Coach Group Tour
Sightseeing: The Terracotta Army and Horses, Banpo Museum, Mausoleum of Emperor Qin Shihuang
Day by Day Itinerary
Day 1 Xi'an ( L )
Pick-up point and time: Your hotel within the Xi'an urban area or our designated place at 08:00-08:30
Finishing point and time: Your hotel before 17:30
You will be picked up from your hotel in Xi'an downtown then start the tour.
Today you will immerse yourself in the river of Chinese history at Banpo Museum first. As the first museum at prehistoric site, Banpo Neolithic Village Museum was built at the base of the excavations of Banpo site, and it gets the name from the remains of Banpo village, which inhabited from about 4500 B.C. to 3750 B.C.
Then you will continue to visit the Museum of Terra-cotta Warriors and Horses. Terra-cotta Warriors and Horses are the underworld army of Emperor Qin Shihuang (259BC-210BC, the first emperor in ancient China's Qin dynasty), and it comprises different branches of armed force, chariots, horses and weapons. The discovery of Terra-cotta Warriors and Horses is the most significant archeological excavations of the 20th century, and it made a sensation across the whole world.
Your next destination will be the Mausoleum of Emperor Qin Shihuang. When Emperor Qin Shihuang ascended the throne at age of 13, he started to order 720,000 conscript laborers to build his royal tomb, and it took about 38 years to finish the construction. Its project was so huge and magnificent that set a precedent of feudal rulers’ extravagant burials.
Enjoy lunch at a local restaurant. On the way back to the downtown of Xi'an, you will also have a chance to visit a factory producing imitated Terra-cotta Warriors and Horses.
After the tour you will be transferred back to your hotel and finish the tour today.
Wear casually and pay attention to the climate in Xi'an.
1. Only English-speaking travelers in the coach;
2. Well-trained English Speaking tour guide;
Service package includes:
1. Entrance tickets
2. Hotel Pick-up and drop-off
3. Air-conditioned tour coach
4. English Speaking tour guide
5. Typical Chinese lunch
Service package excludes:
1. Tips to the guide and driver
Remark of the seat-in-coach tour:
You will be contacted by guide one day before your tour date (before 20:00) to confirm exact pick-up time, if you're not at room, the guide would leave a message at the reception desk of your hotel booked in Xi’an.
Custom Tailoring: Design your own tour with our help to meet your unique interests. You don't have to compromise. Do exactly what you want to do! Let us assist you to tailor-make your own China experience.
What Our Customers Say
Thank you for organizing the trip, we had a great time.
1. Guide was excellent, helpful, informative but not intrusive.
2. Driver was very good, did not drive too fast or zig-zag along the roads. Only problem was that the seatbelt in the van did not work properly.
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