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Half Day Small Group Tour of Xi'an Terracotta Warriors Discovery provided by Terra-cotta-Warriors Tour

Half Day Small Group Tour of Xi'an Terracotta Warriors Discovery

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2 adults
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  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
Updated 26/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 26/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
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    The Museum of Qin Terra-cotta Warriors and Horses
    Stop: 5 hours - Admission included
    The tour guide will pick you up from your hotel at approx. 8:00 to 8:30 am, drive to the point of your journey-Terracotta Warriors Army. It takes approx. 1 hour driving to the Terracotta Warriors and Horses Museum. Upon arrival at the underground palace of China’s first emperor. Follow your insider English-speaking guide to discover the history of Qin Dynasty and visit all three pits (1 Pit, 2 Pit and 3 Pit tagged in the order of their discoveries) of the Terracotta Army Museum, where you will see the 2,200-year-old sculptures depicting thousands of unique figures and be shocked by the vivid life size terracotta figures of warriors and horses. After around 2 - 2.5 hours visiting, have a safe transfer back to downtown and drop-off at Bell Tower area, here is the city center with convenient public transportation and close to the sites of Muslim Street, City Wall, etc., you may continue sightseeing or return to hotel by yourself.
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Important Information
4–5 hours
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Licensed professional driver
  • English-speaking tour guide
  • Bottled water
  • Downtown hotel pickup
  • Entrance ticket fee
  • Entry/Admission - The Museum of Qin Terra-cotta Warriors and Horses
  • Hotel drop-off
  • Lunch
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • Small group tour with no more than 8 travelers. For a booking of more than 8 travelers, private service will be provided
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


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By: Terra-cotta-Warriors Tour
Outstanding a Must see
This place has so much history. Discovered by three farmers who were digging a well. The historical value of this f
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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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Outstanding Visit to the Terracotta Warriors
We took a private tour with and they did an excellent job. We contacted them the day bef
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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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What a Find
There are 3 distinct museums on this tour. You start out in the 1st discovery area where a simple farmer was diggin
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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 loc
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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 pic
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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. Unint
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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 X
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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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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 hi
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Historically memorable visit in Xian
Arrived after lunch and bought the ticket to enter the museum digging sites. Initial walk thru the garden with lots
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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 world’s
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victoria c
One day in X’ian
Fantastic trip with Agnes who displayed significant insight about her city. She went over and above to accommodate
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Kim B
Wow wow wow!
This definitely one of the highlights of my China tour. We arrived early in the day , but the place was still packe
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Key Details
  • Duration: 4–5 hours
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Pickup offered
  • Languages Offered: English
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