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Xian Layover Private Tour of Terracotta Army Museum provided by Xi'an Discovery

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Xian Layover Private Tour of Terracotta Army Museum

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2 adults
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While having a layover in Xi’an, take a quick tour of the must-see sight in this ancient capital city, visit Xian’s top attraction of Terracotta Warriors and Horses Museum, and discover this world cultural heritage with an expert local tour guide. This is an exclusively customized tour for layover time of approx. 8 - 10 hours.
You'll start at
Xi'an Xianyang International Airport
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    The Museum of Qin Terra-cotta Warriors and Horses
    Stop: 7 hours - Admission included
    The expert tour guide and professional driver will pick you up from Xi’an Xianyang International Airport based on your flight, have a comfortable transportation to start the trip. After approx. 1.5 hour straight driving from Xi’an Airport, you will reach the Terracotta Warriors and Horses Museum. Your guide will give you detailed historical information of Qin Dynasty and the first emperor on the way. Upon arrival, 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 2.5 hours visiting, have a comfortable transfer back to Xi’an airport to catch your departure flight.
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You'll end at
Xi'an Xianyang International Airport
Weicheng District, Xianyang, Xianyang, Shaanxi, China
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Departure Point
Xi'an Xianyang International Airport, Weicheng District, Xianyang, Xianyang, Shaanxi, China
6–7 hours
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Private tour for you only
  • Private transportation
  • Professional licensed driver
  • English-speaking tour guide
  • Bottled water
  • Airport pickup and drop-off
  • Entrance ticket fee
  • Entry/Admission - The Museum of Qin Terra-cotta Warriors and Horses
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • Tour guide will hold a sign with your name and wait for you at the exit
  • It usually takes more than an hour to exit the airport and go through customs
  • Basically you are required to be back to the airport 2-3 hours prior to your departing flight
  • Please make sure you have enough layover time to take the tour, basically around 8-10 hours
  • Transportation is also applicable for train station or hotel, please indicate if you need
  • Most travellers can participate
  • 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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Key Details
  • Duration: 6–7 hours
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English
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