Xi'an, also called "Chang'an", the capital city of Shaanxi Province, is one of the most influential capital cities of China. It's not only the cradle of the Chinese nation, but also the birthplace of Chinese civilization. To some degree it is taken as the representative of the Chinese history. Xi'an, as it's named now and under different names, has been the capital region for 13 dynastic periods. It also happens to be the eastern end of the Silk Road. It is the home of ancient Neolithic Age ruins discoveries, and several important Buddhist sites. Beyond the history, Xi'an is surrounded by natural beauty, including rivers, mountains, plains, and rolling hills. Nowadays Xi'an has the total area of 10,108 square kilometers with a permanent population of 8.4346 million. It's not only China's seven regional central cities but also one of technology innovation center.
*Xi'an Tour packages
Xi'an is the place you must go when you come to China. It is the ancient capital of China with a history of 5,000 years. As early as Qin Dynasty in the ancient imperial state, Chang'an, today's Xi'an, was announced to be the capital city. As one of the four ancient capitals in the world, Xi'an boasts so many old legends and now is like a huge museum. A city that had risen and fallen through 13 dynasties worth your visit indeed. China Panda Tour selects the most popular Xi'an scenic points and make the below hot tour packages for you to choose. If you have only one day's time in Xi'an, you mustn't miss the Terracotta Warriors, one of the eight wonders of the world. You may also walk through the vicissitudes of the Ancient City Wall, and then taste the local Xi'an food in Muslim Quarter. Pass by the Big Wild Goose Pagoda that once collected the book Tianzhu...Every brick and tile left by the ancients, all reveal Xi'an's history.