Daily Itinerary Summary
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Day 01: Entry Xian
After stepping onto the famous ancient city Xian, where 13 dynasties founded their capital here in history, you will be met by our excellent guide and be transferred to the hotel that we selected for you. The rest of the day is free for you to arrange by yourselves. You can go and have a look around by yourselves or stay at the hotel relaxing.
Shangri-la Golden Flower Hotel - South Wing
Day 02: Xian
In the morning, transfer you to Lintong which is 37 kilo meters away from Xian to visit one of the eight wonders in the world, the astounding Terra Cotta Warriors and Horses Museum. Its huge in scale, great in scene, outstanding in skills and art, which surprise the whole world absolutely. The terra-cotta figures enjoy a high reputation in China's art history. They are different in dressing, facial expression, hair style, gesture and so on. Besides the terra-cotta figures, there are also many unearthed bronze weapons on display in this museum. Although have been buried for more than two thousand years, they are still look sharp and shining. This can be treated as a miracle in the history of metallurgy.
After the morning visiting, transfer you back to the city enjoying an a la carte lunch arranged at a renowned local restaurant. In the afternoon, you will first pay a visit to the Big Wild Goose Pagoda. The Big Wild Goose Pagoda was built to sacrifice the Buddha, Sarira and the classical Sanskrit that monk Xuanzang brought from ancient Indian. It is the symbol of ancient Xian. With a height of 64.5 meters, this pagoda looks simple in sculpt but majesty in momentum. After having a stay there, you will go ahead to the magnificent Shaanxi Provincial History Museum. This museum has more than 370,000 pieces of precious cultural relics which even covering that of the prehistoric times. Tonight you’ll enjoy a marvelous Tang Dynasty Music and Dance Show and Dumpling Dinner at Shaanxi Opera Theatre (Addr: No. 165, Wenyi Road).
Hotel : Shangri-la Golden Flower Hotel - South Wing
Meals : B, L, D
Day 03: Departure from Xian
After breakfast, head to the center of the city to have a look at the ancient City Wall. It is built upon the imperial city of Tang dynasty at the beginning of Ming dynasty. The wall is 12 meters in height, 18 meters in width of the bottom and 15 meters of the top. In total, it is 11.9 kilo meters. You can climb the ancient wall to have a bird's eye view of the city. Then a local family visit with home-cooked lunch is arranged for you. Afterwards, visit the Great Mosque which is a major spot for religious activities of more than 60,000 Moslems in Xian. It is also an important cultural relic protected by the Provincial People's Government. Then you will be transferred to the airport for your departure flight. Your tour ends here after seeing you off.
Meals : B, L