Tour Code: sh-40
Departure Date: Daily
Features: Private Tour Guide Private Car & Driver Authentic Local Restaurants
No matter planning for a weekend tour or a stopover trip from Shanghai, you should consider a Xian day trip. This trip offers the essence of Xian-Terracotta Warriors and Horses and biking on the ancient City Wall. It includes all private pickup and tranfers in Shanghai and Xi'an and round-trip airfares.Meanwhile a local Chinese lunch and an electronic bike in Terracotta Warriors and Horses are provided.Book the tour and we take take care of the rest.
Your Shanghai guide will contact you before your departure day and make sure all the logistics are correct. You will be transported from your Shanghai hotel lobby in the morning with a private car to the airport for your Xi'an flight. Your Shanghai guide will escort you to the airport and help you board the plane.
After a 1 hour and 35 minute flight, you will meet your Xi'an guide at the airport who will show the essence of Xi'an. First, be picked up and transferred to the Terracotta Warriors and Horses which is about 1 1/2 driving hours. This marvelous wonder is the tomb of the first emperor of China, Emperor Qin dating back to 210BC. You will see at least three pits there. Your Xi'an guide will share the interesting stories behind the wonder. An electronic bike is arranged for you there to save your time and escape the summer heat and winter chill.
Enjoy a local Chinese lunch after the visit. Then head forward to the ancient City Wall in the city center. Biking around the City Wall is included, and is the best way to enjoy this sight. You can take in the great contrast of the ancient culture and modern Xian while biking on the wall. The walls, ramparts, gates and watchtowers, which were built in the 13th century can still be seen. If the weather is not so fine for biking, your Xi'an guide will be glad to take you to the Bell Tower after visiting the City Wall.
When the Xi'an tour finishes, you will be transported to the airport to take your flight back to Shanghai via the private car. Upon your arrival at the airport in Shanghai, your Shanghai guide is already there waiting for you to pick you up and take you to your Shanghai hotel.
We use different hotels for different tour classes while the itinerary is the same. Deluxe Class is usually staying at a 5-star hotel, Superior Class at a 4-star hotel and Tourist Class at a 3-star level hotel. The prices for one person are based on sharing twin hotel rooms with another guest. A supplement is necessary if you want to book single rooms. And the prices may rise during national holidays, such as the National Day (September 30th to October 6th) and Chinese New Year (late January or early February)