Xi'an, as one of the largest and most cultured cities in China, attracts thousands of foreign visitors every year. Travel from Shanghai to Xi'an to meet the Terra Cotta Warriors. Each warrior has different facial features, weapons, and poses. Round-trip flight and 2 nights accommodation are included.
Day 1 Shanghai - Xi'an Fly to Xi'an from Shanghai. Upon arrival in Xi’an, you’ll be greeted by our tour guide and transferred to your hotel. Day 2 Xi'an (American Breakfast, Lunch) In 221 BC, Qin Shi Huang unified China and became the first emperor. When he died, an entire Terra Cotta Army was constructed to be buried along with the emperor. It was uncovered serendipitously in 1974 by farmers, and then became one of the century’s greatest archaeological discoveries. You will visit the Terra Cotta Warriors and Horses Museum, and Terra Cotta Army replication factory. Afterward, transfer to visit the ancient City Wall of Xian, one of the existing best-preserved city walls in China, and one of the largest ancient military defensive systems in the world. Day 3 Xian - Shanghai (American Breakfast) This morning, visit the Small Wild Goose Pagoda Scenic Area, then the Muslim Street, the local Bazaar, as well as the Great Mosque. After that, drive to airport to take the return flight to Shanghai.