Xi'an Terracotta Warriors Museum and Tang Dynasty Show Tour

Shows, Concerts & Sports in China
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Tour description

Xi’an is one of the oldest cities in China. Join this tour and visit the world-famous Terracotta Warriors. It is a collection of terracotta sculptures depicting the armies of the first Emperor of China which was created to protect the emperor afterlife. The figures vary in height according to their roles with various facial expressions. Experience the Tang Dynasty Show that showcases the music and dance of China’s golden age and also enjoy the dinner.

You will meet your guide in the lobby of your hotel in Xi'an downtown at 1:00 pm and then make your way to visit the Terracotta Warriors and Horse Museum.The terracotta warriors were discovered in 1974 by local farmers. It is a collection of terracotta sculptures depicting the armies of the first Emperor of China. The figures vary in height according to their roles with various facial expressions.  The Tang Dynasty Show showcases the music and dance of China’s golden age - The Tang Dynasty (618-907 AD). Recreated from historical records are the artworks, relics and artifacts. The traditional instruments, hairstyles, dances, and brilliant costumes of the Tang era are brought alive in this wondrous and highly entertaining performance. You can expect to see a beautifully choreographed ribbon dance, a percussion instrument number, and other dances that require numerous costume changes.You will then follow your guide to visit the Xi'an art and crafts ceramics factory where you will see how the terracotta armies are made.Before the show, guests are served a veritable cornucopia of delicious dumplings. Close to one hundred different varieties in various shapes and sizes are beautifully presented at the table. By the end of the tour, you will be transferred back to your hotel.

What's included

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Local English-speaking guide
  • Dinner
  • Entry/Admission - The Museum of Qin Terra-cotta Warriors and Horses
  • Entry/Admission - Tang Dynasty Show

What's not included

  • Drinks
  • Gratuities

Highlights

  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Step back in time on a history tour
  • Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
  • Get inside tips from a local