We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Xian Dynasty Trip: Walking Through Ming Dynasty

Select Date and Travellers
(Price varies by group size)
2 travellers
You'll start at
Or, you can also get picked up
See Important Information for details
  • 1
    Xi'an City Wall (Chengqiang)
    Stop: 7 hours - Admission included
    Local guide will meet and greet you at your centrally located downtown hotel lobby at 9:00 am, take public transportation like taxi, bus or subway to the City Wall (transportation fee is at your own expense). Here your walking tour starts. Climb onto the ancient City Wall - the most complete city wall to survive in the country, as well being one of the largest ancient military defensive systems in the world. You can walk along to enjoy the beautiful scenery or try biking on the wall to have an enjoyable experience (Bicycle rental fee is at your own expense). Then walk for around 15 minutes to the Bell Tower which marks the geographical center of the ancient capital, step onto the wooden tower to view the city and learn its history. Continue to visit the Drum Tower and get to know so called 'morning bell and dark drum’. Enjoy lunch at a local restaurant and have a short break. Continue to explore the Gao's Grand Courtyard on Muslim Street, this is the former residence of an official of the Ming Dynasty and one of the best-persevered traditional residences in Xi’an. Stroll around the ancient building and busy Muslim Street, walk to visit the City God Temple with a history of more than 600 years. By exploring all these ancient sites build in Ming Dynasty, you will surely have a memorable experience and better understanding of Ming History. Afterwards, say goodbye to your friendly tour guide at Bell Tower area, you may return to the hotel or continue other activities by yourself.
    Read more
You'll end at
Bell Tower Hotel
Zhong Lou Fan Dian, Zhong Lou Shang Quan, Beilin Qu, Xian Shi, Shaanxi Sheng, China
See address & details
Important Information
Departure Point
Xi'an, Xi'an, Shaanxi

Traveler pickup is offered
Departure Point: Centrally located Xi'an hotels
Return point: Bell Tower area
Departure Time
9:00 AM
Return Details
Bell Tower Hotel, Zhong Lou Fan Dian, Zhong Lou Shang Quan, Beilin Qu, Xian Shi, Shaanxi Sheng, China
  • Hotel meet & greet by guide
  • English-speaking tour guide
  • Chinese lunch
  • Entrance ticket fees
  • Entry/Admission - Xi'an City Wall (Chengqiang)
  • Transportation fee
  • Gratuities
Show More
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • 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.


About the operator

This tour has not yet been reviewed, but you can read what other travellers have to say about this operator.

By: Terracotta Warrior Tours
80 reviews
Doncaster, United Kingdom
A Hidden Gem of a City
Most people (us included) only know the name Xi'an because of the Terracotta Warriors, so we decided to explore
Read more
Lakmal F
Great day trip. Done the maximum within the given time. Very nice guide too. I recommend this tour for anyone who
Read more
Brisbane, Australia
For Tourists
Dumpling dinner before show was plentiful but mass produced, so was ordinary, three people from our group of forty
Read more
Lexington, Kentucky
Great Weekend Getaway
My husband and I are living in Shenzhen and this was a must do while we were in this part of the world. It is
Read more
Singapore, Singapore
Panda trip, dam, places of interest,
is a beautiful city, delicious steamboats and local cuisines, interesting local shopping, gardens and eating
Read more
Great day out
Fantastic day visiting all the best sites of Guangzhou with a delicious traditional Cantonese lunch.
Read more
Marvelous show
Beautiful choreography, costumes and the musicians playing live. Good dancers. The dumpling dinner before the show
Read more
Excellent Show
This show was suggested to us by our tour guide. We figured we should take it in as we were here and had heard
Read more
Singapore, Singapore
Tour with Tina
Highly recommend. Converse well in english . Was able to explain to us details and the rich history of China
Read more
Poor value for money
The tour organiser (Bruce) was great, flexible and speaks fluent English. We did a last minute tour request and he
Read more
Brighton, Michigan
Fantastic Experience
We didn't have a lot of time, so we booked a flight in and out of Xi'an for a day trip. Booked with Terra Cotta
Read more
Anne L
Brisbane, Australia
Unbelievable place
At first i though i had been ripped off as there are 3 building like big aeroplane hangers and i went into the
Read more
Martin K
Private Day tour of Terracotta Warriors & Xi'an
We had a great private day tour. Olivia was very organised and responsive with our enquiries and booking process.
Read more
Terracotta Warriors Private Day Tour
We were picked up promptly at our downtown hotel in the morning by an AC mini van, perfect as we were with six
Read more
Milagros B
Phoenix, AZ
When I first saw in Pit 1 the Terracotta Warriors I was left without words of description. Be perpared to be
Read more
Key Details
  • Duration: 6h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Instant confirmation
  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Low Price Guarantee
  • No Booking Fees
  • Secure Payments
  • 24/7 SupportCall:+1 855 275 5071