Essence of Xi'an 2-Day Excursion
Xi'an is like a magnificent historical book, recording the rise and fall of successive dynasties. Walking on the streets of Xi'an, the buildings that once appeared in the old film just stand in front of you. The ancient alleys, black brick walls and street snacks all exudes the unique ancient charm of ancient Xi'an City. The historical treasures left over from thousands of years are all fascinating to visit. The lasting appeal of Xi'an is hard to express with words. Only by measuring with steps and appreciating with eyes can you feel a different city. Essence of Xi'an tour will show you an authentic Xi'an in two days, with the best collection of scenic spots, foods and services.
*Touch Xi'an's long history at Terracotta Army Museum and the Ancient City Wall
*Xi'an landmarks all inclusive: Big Wild Goose Pagoda, Bell Tower & Stele Forest
*Free time in Muslim Quarter to taste local snacks and foods
- Tour code: CPT-XT-03
- Price: from $179 p/p
- Tour type: private tour
- Departure date: flexible
- Travel route: Xi'an
- Trip length: 2 Days 1 night
Terracotta Army, Ancient City Wall & Muslim Quarter
In the morning, you will be picked up by local tour guide and driver at the hotel. Depart for the Terracotta Warriors Museum, one of China's top historical sites, which is now called the Terracotta Warriors Museum. It is a must-see place when you travelled to Xi'an. Even 2,000 years has passed, the wood protects of the warriors are still clear to see.
After lunch, return to downtown Xi'an. Have a leisure walk on the ancient City Wall which has been preserved best in China’s city walls. Look around through the battlements of the City Wall, you can see Xi'an's ancient simplicity and modern civilization blending perfectly. Later transfer to the famous Great Mosque which locates just in the Muslim Quarter. Nowadays the Muslim Quarter is mainly famous for its local snacks and foods there. There will be some free time for you to stroll at your own pace in the Muslim snack street, you can try some local food like Chilly Rice Noodles, Bread in Mutton Soup, etc.
After that, transfer back to the hotel in the late afternoon. Evening free on your own to explore Xi'an.
Stele Forest, Shaanxi History Museum, Big Wild Goose Pagoda & Bell Tower
Today go to visit some historical sites just in downtown Xi'an. In the morning, come to Xi'an Stele Forest Museum, which is a treasure house of Chinese culture and art that collects the earliest steles of ancient China and the most famous steles. Later move to Shaanxi History Museum, one of the must-see attractions in Xi 'an, showing the the essence of Shaanxi's history. It is divided into three parts, namely the Wall Painting Hall, the Tang Dynasty Relics Exhibition, and the Shaanxi History Exhibition. You will recognize why it is known as "the treasure house of China" and "the magnificent hall of Chinese civilization" after the visit.
Have lunch in the local restaurant, and then continue sightseeing to The Great Ci'en Temple, which was built for the royal edict of Tang Dynasty and the most spectacular Buddhist temple in Chang'an. The Big Wild Goose Pagoda inside the temple, has been the landmark of Xi'an for a long time. Then climb up the largest and best preserved Bell Tower in China, look over the main avenues of Xi'an and imagine that you were in the ancient time and see the prosperity of Chang'an City.
After the tour, be sent back to hotel or the train station/airport according to your travel plan.
OUR SERVICE INCLUDES:
√ China Panda Tour's experienced travel consultant 1 on 1 service 24hours/7days from inquiry to back home;
√ Entrance tickets to listed viewpoints in the itinerary & necessary shuttle bus/cable car/sightseeing bus tickets;
√ Escorted by experienced English-speaking tour guide;
√ Meals mentioned in the itinerary;
√ Private transfers with professional driver between hotel/attraction/airport/railway station/restaurant as listed in the itinerary;
√ Booking of flight/train/cruise tickets per your preferences;
√ Accommodation in each city, hotel level/feature is decided by your choice;
√ Traveler's accidental insurance.
-- This itinerary can be flexibly adjusted according to your requests. You can change the order, or extend the tour with more cities or days, or even shorten it with deleting any cities or days. Our professional travel consultant will help you revise the itinerary until suiting your schedule.
-- China Panda Tour also provides French/German/Spanish/Cantonese/Mandarin-speaking tour guide service.
-- There are night show/program in Xi'an City. Contact our trip advisor or your local tour guide to book that in advance.
-- Shaanxi History Museum closes on every Monday; tour guides will help change the sightseeing order if possible.
-- If you only want to rent a car for your trip, please kindly inform us. China Panda Tour's professional drivers would provide you with satisfying service.
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