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Private day tour to the terracotta warriors

  • Full flexibility: choose from a list of recommended attractions or pick your own
  • Take your time: no rigid schedules to dictate how long your visits can be
  • Your driver will pick you up from your hotel and drop you back
Private day tour to the terracotta warriors
From US$20.00
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Hotel pick-up and drop-offMost Popular
Pick-up and drop-off at hotel. This is a relaxing one day private tour with english speaking guide. Visit the terra-cotta warriors and other two attractions in downtown Xi'an as per your likes.
From US$20.00
One way airport transfer
Pick you up either from the airport or hotel. Visit the terra-cotta warriors and horses museum. Choose one or two more spots to visit before drop off at the airport or hotel.
From US$47.00
Round trip airport transfer
This tour will be ideal for customers having limited time. Pick up from airport and transfer to terra-cotta warriors directly. If time permits, you can visit one or two more spots before drop off.
From US$54.00
Avoid crowded tour buses and slow-moving tour groups with a handy private driver to take you to the famous Terracotta Warriors. Drive direct to Lintong district, about an hour east of Xi’an, to visit the warriors at the tomb of Emperor Qin Shi Huang. Customize your schedule for the day based on where you want to go: choose two more attractions in downtown Xi’an to visit afterward, and drive there without any unnecessary detours or stops at places you aren’t interested in.
What to Expect

Meet your knowledgeable guide at your hotel lobby at 8am or scheduled time according to different seasons. After one hour driving, you will start your exciting sightseeing tour from Terracotta Warriors, the Eighth Wonder of the World. You are expecting 8000 life size terracotta warriors all in the real battle formation, which were buried underground over 2200 years (recommended visiting time: 2.5 hours with lots of flat walking). The Museum visit includes three original pits, Pit 1 as the main force, Pit 2 as the Elite Troupe and Pit 3 as Headquarters. The Museum also exhibits bronze chariots, Terracotta acrobats man and bronze weapons. This is definitely a treasure house to study the history of the first dynasty of China, the Qin Dynasty. Don't miss out the opportunity to take some fabulous pictures of each individual Terracotta Warriors. Revitalize yourself with a delicious local lunch with our guide recommendation at your own cost. In the afternoon, you will go back to Xi'an downtown.Feel free to pick two more attractions or activities below based on your interests.

  • Huaqing Hot Spring Winter Palace
  • Banpo Neolithic Village Museum
  • Shaanxi History Museum(need reservation one day before)
  • Big Wild Goose Pagoda
  • Xi'an City Wall
  • Muslim Quarter, Bell Tower and Drum Tower Square(these places are together in one spot)
  • Daming Palace(Tang Palace history ruins)

After the tour, your guide will take you back to the hotel.

Reviews (28)
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Reviewed 1 week ago
Jaw dropping!

Not to be missed experience, Pit 1 is massive. Busy, but people move on very quickly and you have plenty of time to absorb the sheer enormity of it all. As we were with a tour guide, we went at her pace as there is...More

Thank A7067DXalanw
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Superb Tour with Ms Wendy

Wendy was a superb guide to Xi’ans Terracotta Warriors. Very knowledgable in the warriors’ history, and of China as a whole. She imparted to us not only the history of the Terracotta Warriors but also the culture, poetry, and everyday ways of life in China....More

Thank LizJMD
Reviewed 29 October 2018
Wendy is a fantastic guide and highly recommended

We enjoyed a great day with Wendy visiting the Terracotta Army and the Giant Wild Goose Pagoda. Wendy has great knowledge about history. We enjoyed as well a very good lunch between visiting these sights. Her recommendation for restaurants were very, very good. We would...More

Thank Carlo B
Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile
Book with Wendy if you want a great time in Xi’an!

Wendy was great. Super friendly and outgoing. She took us to the Terracotta Army and the Giant Wild Goose Pagoda (and in between she took us to a noodle shop for lunch). She gave us a lot of information and context about these sites, which...More

1  Thank jennifertZ6356OX
Reviewed 17 October 2018
Definitely recommended! Wendy is a person with very good energy!

Wendy is very positive and conscious person, and staying with such person you will learn and have a wonderful time in Xian. She will organize your visiti depending on your request and her experience. Our trip was very interesting and we learned a lot about...More

Thank Denis V
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12 August 2018|
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Response from tartrip1305 | Reviewed this property |
Wendy is a very capable and charming tour guide. I am sure she will be able to arrange suitable transport for your small group and you will get Wendy's personal attention too. i hope you have a wonder trip.