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Mausoleum of the First Qin Emperor

Mausoleum of Qin Emperor, the northern foot of Lishan, Lintong District, Xi'an 710600, China
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The tomb of Emperor Qin (259-210 BC), the first Emperor of China, has not been excavated due to lack of funding, however it is believed that many of the treasures buried with him are still intact.
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Mausoleum of Qin Emperor, the northern foot of Lishan, Lintong District, Xi'an 710600, China
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Reviewed 3 days ago

If you are visiting the Terracotta Warriors, it is worthwhile having a quick visit to this site. However, it is almost totally unexcavated and consists of a nice park with a monument. If you are short of time, this could be skipped.

Thank Magexport
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is inside the complex of the terracotta warriors...very nice place...a good park nearby as well...great time out

Thank KishenHarendra
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited the Mausoleum because the First Qin Emporer was such an important figure in the Chinese history. Depending on the amount of time you have to visit, you can actually walked from the main entrance to his mausoleum without going through the whole park....More

Thank JJT888
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Free shuttle from terra cotta warriors. There is not much to see because it is not yet investigated thoroughly. Great for photo spot.

Thank minimize940314
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Mausoleum of the First Qin Emperor is a big historical landmark in the region. Great views all around.

Thank Triplyzer I
Reviewed 21 July 2017

There is a free bus from the terracotta warriors to this mausoleum of Qin Shi Huang. The warriors are part of the mausoleum, technically, and it's a very short bus ride so it's a real waste not to go to the grave of the man...More

Thank matthewpatrickhowe
Reviewed 17 July 2017

this is part 2 of a full day tour, terracotta warriors in the morning, mausoluem in the arvo. Another tomb full of statues but smaller, only two feet tall but lots of artifacts bureid with them. Again you need a guide to explain to the...More

Thank Ducatifella
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

We had seen lots of pictures of it and had even seen some terracotta warriors exhibitions outside china. But we were still in awe when seeing it ourself. Pit 1 is star of the shows, yes, but Pit 2 and Pit 3 gives us an...More

Thank Yanny C
Reviewed 11 June 2017

accordingly to my guide the history books refer to a river of mercury and radar testing has proven positive for mercury so they simply don't have the technology to open up this tomb yet - if the warriors and the treasures found with them are...More

1  Thank mikey2846
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Well kept gardens. There's nothing much to see as the tomb is unopened and covered in 55m of soil and overgrowth. German scientists have detected a gold coffin and lots of other goodies using some sort of radar. But the Chinese won't open it -...More

1  Thank Pengilld
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