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Private day tour to the terracotta warriors

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  • Full flexibility: choose from a list of recommended attractions or pick your own
  • Take your time: no rigid schedules to dictate how long your visits can be
  • Your driver will pick you up from your hotel and drop you back
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Private day tour to the terracotta warriors
From USD 34.00
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Hotel pick-up and drop-offMost Popular
Pick-up and drop-off at hotel. This is a relaxing one day private tour with english speaking guide. Visit the terra-cotta warriors and other two attractions in downtown Xi'an as per your likes.
From USD 34.00
Round trip airport transfer
This tour will be ideal for customers having limited time. Pick up from airport and transfer to terra-cotta warriors directly. If time permits, you can visit one or two more spots before drop off.
From USD 54.00
One way airport transfer
Pick you up either from the airport or hotel. Visit the terra-cotta warriors and horses museum. Choose one or two more spots to visit before drop off at the airport or hotel.
From USD 47.00
Overview
Avoid crowded tour buses and slow-moving tour groups with a handy private driver to take you to the famous Terracotta Warriors. Drive direct to Lintong district, about an hour east of Xi’an, to visit the warriors at the tomb of Emperor Qin Shi Huang. Customize your schedule for the day based on where you want to go: choose two more attractions in downtown Xi’an to visit afterward, and drive there without any unnecessary detours or stops at places you aren’t interested in.
What to Expect
Meet your knowledgeable guide at your hotel lobby at 8am or scheduled time according to different seasons. After one hour driving, you will start your exciting sightseeing tour from Terracotta Warriors, the Eighth Wonder of the World. You are expecting 8000 life size terracotta warriors all in the real battle formation, which were buried underground over 2200 years (recommended visiting time: 2.5 hours with lots of flat walking). The Museum visit includes three original pits, Pit 1 as the main force, Pit 2 as the Elite Troupe and Pit 3 as Headquarters. The Museum also exhibits bronze chariots, Terracotta acrobats man and bronze weapons. This is definitely a treasure house to study the history of the first dynasty of China, the Qin Dynasty. Don't miss out the opportunity to take some fabulous pictures of each individual Terracotta Warriors. Revitalize yourself with a delicious local lunch with our guide recommendation at your own cost. In the afternoon, you will go back to Xi'an downtown.Feel free to pick two more attractions or activities below based on your interests.
• Huaqing Hot Spring Winter Palace
• Banpo Neolithic Village Museum
• Shaanxi History Museum(need reservation one day before)
• Big Wild Goose Pagoda
• Xi'an City Wall
• Muslim Quarter, Bell Tower and Drum Tower Square(these places are together in one spot)
• Daming Palace(Tang Palace history ruins)
After the tour, your guide will take you back to the hotel.
Reviews (35)
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Reviewed 6 days ago
Wendy is the best guide in Xi'an

My stay in Xi'an was really fruitful thanks to Wendy. I have been visiting China for a long time, alone, as I am very interested in all forms of art (architecture, sculpture, painting) and the history of China. Wendy has a very fluent English, is...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Fiorella R
Reviewed 1 week ago
Excellent!

Sabrina was such a fantastic tour guide. She was quite knowledgeable on every scenic spot we toured. And she did a great job explaining the significance of the Terracotta Warriors. She gave plenty of background information to make you truly understand the importance of the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank tanktopfarmer
Reviewed 1 week ago
Highly Recommended

We enjoyed our two-day tour in Xian with Wendy as our guide. Wendy is fluent in English. She is knowledgable about Chinese history, literature and poetry. Expressive and with a lively personality, Wendy is able to talk to you about Xian and its history as...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Globetrotter289
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Very Nice meeting with Wendy

The location of the Terracotta Mausoleum is very nice and very important to be visited. With a very talented guide like Wendy who knows very well this place, we got so many information about this place. Very attractive guide so nice to meet Wendy.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank dkoerniawan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
DEFINITELY RECOMMEND!!!

We all had a great time touring with Wendy in xi'an. The place is beautiful and Wendy definitely knew her stuff. From sight seeing to eating at the best restaurants, she was with us every step of the way! I would definitely recommend this tour...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Priti74_Patel
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Phonenix
12 August 2018|
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Response from tartrip1305 | Reviewed this property |
Wendy is a very capable and charming tour guide. I am sure she will be able to arrange suitable transport for your small group and you will get Wendy's personal attention too. i hope you have a wonder trip.
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