Meet your local private tour guide in the lobby of your hotel at your scheduled time and start your morning tour to the Terracotta Warriors Museum.
Uncovered in 1974 by peasants digging a well, the Terracotta warriors and Xian’s greatest and most important attraction. The first emperor of the Qin Dynasty, Qin Shi Huangdi, ordered the making of the warriors. During his reign, he undertook military programs to the far corners of the known world. The estimated 8,000 Terracotta soldiers are a testament to his power and megalomania. In the main and most impressive vault, the figures are arranged in typical battle formation in 11 columns comprised of officers, soldiers holding spears and swords and others steering horse-drawn chariots. Each figure is 5’10” tall and each head has been individually modeled with unique facial expressions.
Xian Art Ceramics and Lacquer Exhibition Center – See smaller versions of the enigmatic Terracotta Warriors being created at the captivating Xian Art Ceramics and Lacquer Exhibition Center; even purchase your own portable soldier.
After your visit to the Terracotta Army Museum, you will enjoy lunch at ‘Da Qin Xiao Yan’ a restaurant with clean and nice surrounding and exquisite dishes. The restaurant prepare customers Qin Dynasty featured costume for lunch time, try it if you like.
After lunch, you will be driven back to Xian downtown area and continue your visit to Xi'an City Wall.Built over 600 years ago, the Xi’an city walls are the best preserved in the whole of China and a fine example of Ming Dynasty fortifications. The wall is rectangular with a total length of 14 kilometers with watchtowers, corner towers, gate towers and parapet walls. Besides strolling on the Wall, you can rent a bicycle riding on the ancient wall to make yourself a different experience. The pavement on the city wall is uneven, please take care of yourself.
Xian Great Mosque in Muslim Quarter: Visit the Great Mosque at the main entrance of Muslim food street. It is supposed that the Mosque was built in Tang Dynasty(about 1270 years ago) according to record from a stone tablet founded inside of the Mosque. Xian was the eastern end of the ancient Silk Road trading route and the Muslim community in the city started to grow from that ancient time.
Transfer back to your Xi'an hotel where your tour ends.
Pick-up: Your guide will meet you in the hotel lobby or Xi’an Grand Park Hotel(If your hotel location is out of 2nd rind road)
Transportation: It takes about 50 minutes to drive you to Terracotta Warriors Museum.
Attraction: Visit Terracotta Warriors Museum & Xian Art Ceramics and Lacquer Exhibition Centre about 3 hours.
Chinese Lunch : Da Qin Xiao Yan restaurant about 1 hour
Transportation : It takes about 50 minutes to drive you back to Xi’an City Wall.
City Wall: it is about 1.5 hours.
Drop-off:Transfer back to your hotel in Xi’an or drop you off at the South Gate(Nan Men) or Bell Tower.
- Admission fee of Terracotta Warriors Museum and Xi'an City Wall
- Lunch with Chinese dishes
- Air-conditioned car transfer
- English-guide speaking service
- Xi'an Hotel pick up and drop off
- Bottled Water(2 Bottled for per person)
- Personal Consumption
- Bicycle renting fee on Xi'an City Wall
Change & Refund Policies
- Free cancellation at or before 01:00 at least 2 days before the date of use
- Cancellations made after 01:00 at least 2 days before the date of use will incur a cancellation fee of 100%
- Partial cancellation of this booking is not permitted
How to Use It
- You will receive a confirmation email after you make a booking.
- You will receive guide information before your booked tour date.
- Your guide will contact you through your hotel phone to reconfirm the appointed time one day ahead of tour date.
- Children at the age of 0-17 years must be accompanied by a paying adult; Children under 2 years old are free of charge.
This private Xi'an tour will start between 0800-0900. Your private guide will take you to explore two must-see attractions in Xian including Terracotta Warriors and Xi'an City Wall. Instead of arranging you a tourist restaurant, we pick up Qin Culture Themed restaurant near to the museum to have you a different dining experience.
Adult: Age 6+
Child: Age 3-5
Children at the age of 0-17 years must be accompanied by a paying adult; Infants under 2 years old are free of charge. Admission ticket for child at age of 3-5 years should be paid upon request.
The hotel pickup and drop-off service is available for any Xi’an downtown hotels. If your hotel location is out of 2nd ring road of Xi’an, you can come and meet your guide
at Grand Park Hotel Xi'an or pay additional transfer charge for picking you up from your hotel.
Please kindly provide your passport details including full name, passport number, DOB and nationality to arrange the tour.
Infant seats are available upon your request but not guaranteed.
Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level. Please wear comfortable walking shoes.
This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate.
Not wheelchair accessible.