XA09: 4 Days Private Xi'an Mausoleums Trip

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Day 1 Arrival in Xi'an
Sincere greetings & airport-hotel transfer, Yangling Mausoleum of Han Dynasty.
Upon your arrival at Xi'an Xianyang International Airport, your professional guide will meet you at the exit of the Arrival Hall, holding a welcome board with your name on it. You will then be transferred to start your Xi'an 4 days itinerary by visiting the Yangling Mausoleum of Han Dynasty, which is on the way to downtown Xi'an. It is a joint tomb of the Emperor Jing of Han (188-141 BC) and his wife Empress Wang. Thousands of various pottery figures including warriors, court maids, eunuchs and kinds of animals such as horse, chicken, pig, goat and cow are unearthed from the tomb. To protect the relics, the pits are encased with toughened glass to create a similar environment as it was before, so you will enjoy walking over the transparent glass floor to view the excavations. After the visit, we will drive to the hotel and your guide will help you check in.
Day 2 Xi'an
Terracotta Warriors Museum, Provincial History Museum. (B)
Terracotta Warriors Museum
After breakfast, you will be guided to the well-known Terracotta Army Museum, which is no doubt a highlight of your 4 days Xi'an itinerary. Here you will appreciate more than 8,000 lifelike clay warriors with distinctive expressions and postures, terracotta war horses, as well as bronze chariots and weapons. Lunch is by your own arrangement, but your guide will be glad to recommend some restaurants for your choice.

In the afternoon, you will be accompanied to visit the Provincial History Museum. Featuring in classical Tang style, this grand building complex has collected over 370,000 valuable cultural relics, including bronzes, ceramics, murals, coins, calligraphy, terra-cotta figures and many others, which provide a good opportunity for visitors to learn more about Chinese cultural and military history.

Meals: Western buffet breakfast
Day 3 Xi'an
City Wall, Small Wild Goose Pagoda, A local family visit and home-cooked lunch, Great Mosque, Muslim Quarter. (B+L)
Making dumplings in Xian family visit
In the morning, your guide will escort you to visit the City Wall, which is the most complete ancient city wall in China. With a circumference of 13.74 kilometers (8.54 miles) and a height of 12 meters (39 feet), it is also the largest extant one. Upon ascending to the wall, you could take a walk to appreciate the different scenes inside and outside the City Wall, or you could rent a bike to ride around on the wall.

Then your private Xi'an tour will continue to the Small Wild Goose Pagoda, Known as the representative Buddhist building of the Tang Dynasty (618-907), the pagoda has housed many Buddhist scriptures, pictures, and statues. Afterwards, you will enjoy an a la carte lunch at a local family home to taste authentic home-cooked Chinese food.

In the afternoon, your guide will take you to visit the Great Mosque. Covering an area of 12,000 square meters (14,000 sq yd), it is the largest and best-preserved Islamic mosque in China. Then, your guide will accompany you to the nearby Muslim Quarter to have a better understanding of the unique diet culture of the Muslims. It is a well-known snack block gathering a variety of special cuisines of Xian, so you could try some if interested.

Meals: Western buffet breakfast, Home-cooked a la carte lunch
Day 4 Departure from Xi'an
Qianling Mausoleum, Airport transfer & see you off, A nice onward trip! (B)
After breakfast today, we will take a ride to the well-preserved Qianling Mausoleum, which is the tomb of the Emperor Gaozong (628-683) of the Tang Dynasty and his wife Wu Zetian (624-705), the only female Emperor of China.

Your 4-day private Xi'an tour package will draw to an end at this point. Your guide and driver will transfer you to the airport for your leaving flight. It is better to book a flight no earlier than 15:30. If it is a morning flight, your travel consultant could adjust the itinerary accordingly. Please feel free to let us know. Have a nice trip!

Meals: Western buffet breakfast
B-- Breakfast L-- Lunch D-- Dinner
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Tour Prices
With Luxury Hotels
2-3 travelers4-5 travelers6-9 travelers
With Standard Hotels
2-3 travelers4-5 travelers6-9 travelers
  • Prices are per person in US Dollars based on double occupancy.
  • Any part of the itinerary e.g. tour length, activities & hotels can be tailored to your individual interests.
Price Includes
  • Hotel accommodation with breakfasts
  • Private English-speaking guide
  • Private driver & air-conditioned vehicle
  • Entrance fees to tourist sites
  • A la carte lunch at a local family
Price Excludes
  • International and domestic airfares
  • Lunches and dinners not specified
  • Entry visa fees
  • Tips or gratuities for guide and driver
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