Historical Xi’an

Xi'an (西安) is the capital of Shaanxi province, located in the northwest of P.R. China. She is one of the thirteen Great Ancient Capitals of China, having held the position under several of the most important dynasties in the last 3000 years’ Chinese history. She is also the starting point of the Silk Road and home to the Terracotta Army of Emperor Qin Shi Huang.

City Transport

                

Interesting sites

              Qin Terra-Cotta Warriors and Horses Figurines

One of the eight wonders of the world
(2000 years’ history)

                                         Bell Tower of Xi'an

A symbol of Xi'an city and one of the grandest ancient bells in China (630 years’ history)

                                    Big Wild Goose Pagoda

An ancient holy place for Buddhists and in the World Heritage List (1360 years’ history)

                                            Forest of steles

A themed museum focusing on displays of stone steles,
epigraphs and stone sculptures from past dynasties
(930 years’ history)

                                             Xi'an city wall

The most complete city wall that has survived in China, as well being one of the largest ancient military defensive systems in the world (600 years’ history)

                                                Mount Hua

One of China's Five Great Mountains with a long history of religious significance

There will be several touring options for you to choose at your own expense when registering on site, which are operated by tour companies.