• the Ancient City Wall
    Xi’an, Ancient China Just As You Imagined It
  • Smart and exclusive experience to avoid crowd
    Exclusive Experience, Avoiding Crowds
  • The Terracotta Army
    A UNESCO Heritage Site on Your Travel Hit List
  • Muslim Quater
    Taste Local Flavors at the Muslim Quarter
  • Big Google Pagoda
    Cradle of Chinese Culture for You to Explore
  • Mount Hua
    Test Your Courage on the Huashan Mountain

Xi'an Tours – Beyond Terracotta Warriors

China’s longest standing ancient capital city Xi'an is where it all started for China. This is a place that you should not miss.

Our classic Xi'an tours let you delve into the city’s amazing history, enjoy stunning natural scenery, and taste delicious local food. Moreover, our exclusive cultural experiences give you an opportunity to get close to the soul of the city.

Our small group tours cover the main attractions of Xi'an. Our private Xi'an tours offer a private guide and driver service for touring at your own pace, so that you can concentrate on your personal interests. Enjoy flexibility and some beyond-the-usual experiences.

Experience Xi'an in your way — it’s an unforgettable place.

Most Popular Xi'an Tours

Xian Private Tour for Extension

Xi'an Small Group Tours & Transfer

Beyond Ordinary Activities

Jeep ride in Xi'an

Night-hour plateau jeep ride tour (private)

Get close to the Terracotta Army

Discover a mysterious place to have a close experience with a Terracotta Warrior

Huiling NGO

Visit Huiling , an NGO in China that cares for children with learning disabilities

If you would like to take part in any of these exclusive experiences to China Highlights, please ask your travel advisor to add them to your itinerary.

Map for Xi'an Tours

Xi'an tours map

FAQs of Xi'an Tours

1. How many days should I spend in Xi'an?

It depends on your schedule and your interests. Usually people spend 2–4 days there.

Days Most Recommended Tours
1 full day Terracotta Warriors tour
1½ or 2 full days Terracotta Warriors plus city highlights
3 full days 2-day tour plus Mount Hua adventure OR more historical sites like Qianling Mausoleum, Maoling Mausoleum, and Famen Temple
4 days and more Extend to Luoyang for the Longmen Grottoes and Shaolin Temple Extend to Pingyao Tailor-made according to your interests

2. Are there any special activities fit for my children?

Yes, we have activities for both teenagers and young kids.

For teenagers:

  • Learn how to make terracotta figurines with guidance from an experienced craftsman
  • Learn how to make different shapes of dumplings with a local family
  • Discover a mysterious archaeological organization
  • Go biking on the Ancient City Wall

For young kids:

  • Enjoy a shadow puppet play at Gao's Courtyard
  • Archaeological excavation simulation

3. How many hours do I need for the Terracotta Army?

Usually, we arrange for you to see the Emperor Qin Shi Huang's Mausoleum Site Museum, including the Terracotta Warriors and Horses, and a newly built Emperor Qin Shi Huang's Mausoleum Site Park with the Museum of Terracotta Acrobats, Museum of Terracotta Civil Officials, Museum of Stone Armor, and Museum of Bronze Chariots and Horses. It takes about 1½–2 hours to see everything between vaults 1 to 4.   It is 44 kilometers from downtown Xi'an City to the Terracotta Army museum, which takes about 45 minutes to drive each way.

4. How many ways are there to visit the Ancient City Wall?

You can ride a bike, take a golf cart, on go on foot. If you would prefer not to ride a bike, you can choose to use a golf cart instead, but you may need to wait until the golf cart is full of passengers. A tandem bike is also a good choice when you have family or friends who can ride it at the front.

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