Explore Xi'an on a half-day city tour and explore the history that lies within the ancient city walls. Tour the Shaanxi History Museum with your professional guide, admire preserved antique relics and learn about the renowned Shaanxi Province and the dynasties that protected the Chinese lands. Then, visit the Big Wild Goose Pagoda, a Buddhist temple, and discover why it is a symbol of the city of Xi’an.
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- Perfect introduction for first-time visitors
- Great overview and orientation of the city
- Informative, friendly and professional guide
- Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
Visit the renowned Shaanxi History Museum and learn about the area's rich culture and intriguing history, from the 2nd-century BC Emperor Qin Shihuang to today. Next, follow your expert guide to the Big Wild Goose Pagoda. Built in the Tang Dynasty, this iconic Buddhist temple is a symbol of the city, and features a seven-story square pyramid standing 210 feet (64 meters) high. Hear fascinating stories about the temple and learn about the important role it plays in the region’s culture.
If you have time at the end of the tour, take a stroll around Xi'an's famous pedestrian street and sample local snack foods before enjoying a comfortable drive back to your hotel.
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Tour departs from Xi'an hotels
Hotel pickups commence prior to this time, you must contact the local service provider to verify your exact pickup time.
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Xi'an Half Day City Tour - Shaanxi History Museum, City Wall, Drum Tower
- Professional guide
- Entrance fees
- Transport by air-conditioned coach
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Local taxes
- Gratuities (optional)
- Food and drinks
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Infant rates apply provided they do not occupy a seat
If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.
If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
Reviewed by: Jim H, October 2015
Great half day tour based within central Xi'an which is a good complement to a longer separate tour to see the Terracotta Warriors. Experienced and friendly guide, recommended.
Reviewed by: Esperanza P, USA, July 2010