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Before Beijing, Xian used to be the ancient capital of China with a history over 3100 years. There is a famous saying: go to Shanghai to see China of 100 years, go to Beijing, to see China of 1000 years and go to Xian, to see China of 3000 years. Thus, Xian is worth visiting to witness the most significant archeological excavation of the 20th century – Terracotta Warriors and Horses and many more to have the most amazing time in 2 days.


About This Trip

Price: From 275 USD  / per person
Best time to visit: Autumn and Spring
Experience: Family, Couple, History, Culture


Tour Highlights
  • Visit The Terracotta Army
  • Food court at Yongxing Square
  • Take a stroll on Ming City wall



Private car: All transfers mention in the itinerary.
Entrance fees: All admission fees and activity expenses as noted in the itinerary.
English Speaking guide: Professional guide will accompany you along your trip.
Hotel with breakfast: All accommodations are based on double-occupancy and including breakfast.



Gratuities: Tips for guides and drivers are not included.
Personal expenses: Meals, travel insurance or activities not mention in the itinerary.
Airplane Transport: International or domestic flights and excess baggage charge.


The private tour could be fully customizable based on your preference. Please feel free to chat with our travel constants, they are here to support you!


Day 1: Historical Wonders in Xian

The first day is all about rediscovering the historical roots and experiencing the fine culinary delights at Xian. A full day visit to the Terracotta Army and the imperial tomb of Emperor Qin Shi Huang and explore the Ming City Wall and The food court of Yongxing Square, where you can sample the gustatory treats of the city from ancient times to the present.

  • Pick up from the airport and drive to the mausoleum of the first Qin emperor.
  • Visit Terracotta Army and Emperor Qin Shi Huang’s Imperial tomb.
  • Firsthand experience of what Xian lunch is like.
  • Wander around the most ancient and impressive walls in China, The Ming City wall.
  • Taste the culinary delights in Yongxing Square to go back in time.
  • Transfer to the hotel.

Day 2: Famous Landmarks in Xian

The second last day is all about the popular landmarks in Xian such as Big Wild Goose Pagoda, the Grand Mosque, and curated museums that further displays the impressive history of Xi'an.

  • Pick up from the hotel and drive to the Shaanxi History Museum.
  • Explore historical artifacts from many Chinese dynasties who made Xi'an home at the Shaanxi History Museum.
  • Visit the Big Wild Goose Pagoda built during the Tang dynasty.
  • Stop for lunch.
  • Go through the fabulous artistic and cultural achievements devoted to the Tang Dynasty at the Tang Dynasty Arts museum.
  • Stop by the famous bell tower and drum tower squares right in the heart of the city.
  • Drop by China's largest mosque built during the Ming dynasty that showcases charming courtyard complex at the great Muslim quarter.
  • Early dinner before heading to the airport.
  • Transfer to airport to catch the flight back home.

Tour Location

Sofitel Xian On Renmin Square

Sofitel Xian on Renmin Square is located in the heart of the Ming dynasty city wall, within walking distance of historical sites, the Muslim Quarter and adjacent to modern shopping centers. Friendly staff will ensure you experience a pleasant stay.
  • 5-star
  • Equipped An indoor heated pool and luxurious spa
  • 4 restaurants and 3 bars
  • Good for travelers interested in sightseeing, monuments and archaeology
Traffic Instructions
  • Xi'an Xianyang International Airport 27.7 km

Wyndham Grand Xian South

Boasting an incredible location in the center of Qujiang New District near the Dayan Pagoda and Xi’an Qujiang International Convention and Exhibition Center, the Wyndham Grand Xian South offers luxurious amenities in Shaanxi’s historic capital city. Effortlessly fusing traditional architectural influences with contemporary styling.
  • 5-star
  • 565 over-sized, elegant guest rooms
  • Featured world-class services, a chic lobby lounge, mouth-watering dining options
  • 5,000-square-meters of chic meeting and event space
  • Dayan Pagoda, The Terra Cotta Warriors and Horses, and Tang Paradise nearby
 Traffic Instructions
  • Xi'an Xianyang International Airport 35 km

Eastern House Boutique Hotel

Featuring free WiFi throughout the property, Eastern House Boutique Hotel offers oriental-style guestrooms in Xi'an downtown, around a 5-minute walk from Xi'an City Wall. The room is comfortable, both accommodation and service standards are excellent. The Chinese Restaurant features 5 dining rooms & 300 seats, specializing in delicious Cantonese cuisine, Sichuan & Shaanxi cuisine. The 120 seats Conference Room make good venues for meetings. The banquet hall is available for weddings, social events and parties. The finest sports and leisure facilities can be found on the fourth floor in the hotel. The hotel offers underground garage parking and free WIFI access in public areas.
  • 4-star
  • Boasts 154 guestrooms, total 13 layers, non-smoking floor , good view, special night scene
  • Well-fitted meeting and banquet facilities
  • 24-hour front desk
Traffic Instructions
  • Xi'an Xianyang International Airport 27.4 km

PuSu Jade Boutique Hotel

Centrally located in Xi'an, PuSu Jade Boutique Hotel is set just beside Xi'an City Wall, only a 5-minute walk from the Zhuque Gate and a 15-minute walk from Yongningmen Subway Station.Decorated in a natural style, rooms here are all fitted with air conditioning and have a private bathroom. Guests can enjoy local specialties for breakfast at the property while plenty of local snacks can be found at the Muslim Street nearby.
  • 3-star
  • 24-hour business center
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Smoke-free property
Traffic Instructions
  • Xi'an Xianyang International Airport 27.4 km
Terms & Conditions
  • Should you cancel at outside 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, the cost of tour package is refundable.
  • Should you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.
  • Should you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
  • Should you cancel after the trip has started, we are unable to refund any amount for cancelled services due to late arrival, early departure, missed days during the tours and non-participation.
Please Note
  1. Should you wish to book this tour, please send your holiday request to us in the website or contact info@expatsholidays.com for reservations. We also customize itineraries according to your schedule and liking.
  2. The above tour package includes the listed itinerary and excludes flight tickets, train tickets and hotel booking.
  3. We can also book your flights and hotel accommodation.
  4. We can definitely help you find great deals for International and Local Flights and Hotels within and outside China.
  5. Please note that the cancellation and booking policy of flight tickets and hotel bookings are to be sent to you separately.
  6. We offer Visa Services and Assistance according to you needs.
  7. For other travel requirements such as Ski Package, Diving, Weddings - please contact our Hotline:(+86)187-2197-8867.
  8. To take advantage of the best rates and the best travel options, we highly recommend to secure the booking at least 60 days from the first date of travel.