the terracotta warriors

Xi’an Essence Train from Shanghai

Suggested Itinerary
Day 1: Transfer to Train Station for Overnight Train from Shanghai to Xi'an

You will have a private transfer to the train station in Shanghai for the train to Xi’an, and then taken to your selected hotel on arrival.

 
Day 2: Terracotta Warriors Tour
the terracotta warriors

The Terracotta Warriors and Horses is a remarkable artistic accomplishment as well as historically a treasure trove of knowledge. Each figure has different facial features and even hairstyle.

 
Day 3: The Ancient City Wall, Muslim Quarters, and Shaanxi History Tour; Overnight Train for Shanghai
the great mosque

Ancient City Wall in Xi’an is the best preserved fortification of its kind in China, and a great place to view the city from above. You can walk or ride a rickshaw, it is so large. Muslim Quarters in downtown reveals the legacy of the Silk Road in the area, and is a great place for shopping; one of the alleys has the original blue stone paving.

Shaanxi History Museum has one of the best collections of objects from the golden age of Xi’an, when it was the capital of China. Shadow Play in the Gao Courtyard is an personal experience of the ancient form of storytelling in the former residence of a high ranking official in the Ming Dynasty.

 
Day 4: Back to Shanghai and Train Station Pick-up

The train is expected to arrive Shanghai at around 8 in the morning. Feel no stress because your tour guide, driver and car will be ready waiting for you at the train station, and transfer to your hotel or appointed place in Shanghai.

 
Interested? Each tour can be tailored.