Terracotta Warriors and Cave Houses Tour
- Duration: 9 Hours (approx.)
- Location: Xi'an, Shaanxi
- Product code: CXT030-cxt
Our tour guide and driver will pick you up from your hotel at 09:00am. Today's first stop is the traditional dwelling of local people: Cave Houses. Till 1970s cave house was the most common dwellings of local people. Digging a cave on face of the earth precipice and after some further strengthen work and decoration it will become a comfortable house which is cool in summer and warm in winter.
Afterward continue driving to the famous Terracotta Warriors and Horses. It was praised as "the eighth major miracle of the world" including Vault 1,2,3, with the total area of 22,780 square meters. It shows a much high level in handicraft and sculpture are the most significant archaeological excavations of the 20th century.
Then in the afternoon, we will come to Hanyangling Museum. It is the shared mausoleum of the fourth emperor, Jingdi and his empress in West Han Period. The Emperor and Empress share one mausoleum but they have their own graves. Located on the way from Xian airport to downtown city, you will see lots of excavated mortuary objects in satellite burial corridors. After one day's wonderful trip, you'll be transferred back to your hotel.
- Entrance fee
- Chinese style lunch
- All private transfer as mentioned in itinerary
- Air-condition car and driver, English speaking tour guide
- One bottle of mineral water per person per day
- The above private escorted tour is customized for you, your family or your friends exclusively. No other travelers will join in your group
- Personal expense
- Gratuities (recommended)