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Half-Day Private City Tour of Shaanxi History Museum and Big Wild Goose Pagoda

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    Stop At: Big Wild Goose Pagoda (Dayanta), Enci Temple The southern part of Yata Road, Yanta District, Xi'an 710061 China

    This half-day private city tour starts in the morning at 8:30 or in the afternoon at 1:30. Please indicate your preferred visiting time when placing your booking. Your private tour guide and driver will pick you up from the lobby of your hotel at appointed time to enrich your travel experience in Xi’an, one of the birth places of Chinese culture and the capital for thirteen dynasties.

    Shaanxi History Museum is regarded as “the pearl of ancient dynasties and house of Chinese treasures.” Firstly, visit this History Museum to have a brief overview on thousands of years of Chinese history and the splendid ancient cultures of golden times. Then, follow your expert tour guide to explore the Big Wild Goose Pagoda standing in the Da Ci'en Temple complex, which holds the old Buddhist relics and classics brought from India by Xuanzang that are rated as a National Key Cultural Relic Preserve.

    After strolling around the Big Wild Goose Pagoda Square and the pedestrian street, the tour guide and driver will transfer you back to the hotel.

    Duration: 4 hours
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Xi'an, Xi'an, Shaanxi

    Traveler pickup is offered
    Pick-up from centrally located Xi'an hotels, drop-off at centrally located Xi'an hotels. Please provide detailed hotel information while booking.
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Private air-conditioned car/van
    • Licensed professional driver
    • English-speaking tour guide
    • Bottled water
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Entrance ticket fees
    • Entry/Admission - Big Wild Goose Pagoda (Dayanta)
    • Food and drinks
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Please indicate your preferred visiting time
    • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    • English
    Our guide, Michaela, was a lot of fun and easy to understand. She sure knew a lot about the monastery and the museum. Thanks for a great time!
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    About the operator

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    By: Terra-cotta-Warriors Tour
    50 reviews
    Mashantucket, Connecticut
    Outstanding a Must see
    This place has so much history. Discovered by three farmers who were digging a well. The historical value of this
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    Avonlea, Canada
    This is a highlight of China for many people. Number two for me behind the Great Wall, but very impressive. We had
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    Beirut, Lebanon
    Its a must! One of the Best tours ive ever had! You have to do it if you go to this city
    One of the best tours ive had in my life! the tour guide Marc was amazing going beyond what he was asked to do!
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    Beijing, China
    Outstanding Visit to the Terracotta Warriors
    We took a private tour with Terracottawarriorstour.com and they did an excellent job. We contacted them the day
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    London, Canada
    Just Excellent
    This is a ‘must see’ if in China. The history alone is unbelievable, there are areas where they have not finished
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    Denver, Colorado
    What a Find
    There are 3 distinct museums on this tour. You start out in the 1st discovery area where a simple farmer was
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    Caroline Q
    Terracotta Warrior Tour
    Excellent trip led by Maggie gao who spoke good English and gave us loads of really interesting facts about the
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    Port Huron, Michigan
    Best of the best
    This is really the reason you came. It was not disappointing. A lot of history was given and lots of time for
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    And two stars is being nice...
    if you want a tourist trap, with second (third) rate dumplings, kitsch and cheap spectacle, this is for you.
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    Sanford F
    Terra Cotta Warriors
    As part of an amazing two weeks with Viking in China we visited the Terra Cotta warriors exhibition and museum in
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    San Diego, California
    Lisa from Trails of Indochina
    This is an absolute MUST if you are anywhere near Xi’an. The pits are unbelievable and she has all of the answers.
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    Singapore, Singapore
    Ancient soldiers masterpiece
    The coolest thing to do in Xi’an was to visit the Terra-cotta army museum. Before you visit, better to read some
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    Singapore, Singapore
    Historically memorable visit in Xian
    Arrived after lunch and bought the ticket to enter the museum digging sites. Initial walk thru the garden with
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    Anthony M
    Los Angeles, California
    Not really all that it's cracked up to be
    This tour leaves you wishing you skipped 3 of the stops to spend more time at the Great Wall. After picking up
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    An amazing wonder
    When visiting China you should include a trip to Xi’an to see the terra cotta warriors. It is one of this
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    • Duration: 4h
    • Mobile Ticket Accepted
    • Instant confirmation
    • Hotel Pickup
    • Languages Offered: English
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