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A Song of Everlasting Sorrow

Huaqing Palace, No.38 Huaqing Road, Lintong District, Xi'an 710600, China
+86 183 0297 6580
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The show is the first large scale historical dance drama in China.
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  • Very good7%
  • Average3%
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Hours Today: 20:00 - 22:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Huaqing Palace, No.38 Huaqing Road, Lintong District, Xi'an 710600, China
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Reviewed 10 June 2018

We had heard about this show, and asked our tour guide, Catherine Lu Travels, to book us tickets for it. The show was packed, and starts after dark in an open air theater with the entire mountain as a backdrop. Amazing performance, stage technology and...More

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Peter_huaqing, Manager at A Song of Everlasting Sorrow, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

thank you for visiting and highly recommendation

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Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

I cannot stress strongly enough how important it is that this show appeaers in your travel intinerary! The story is already beautiful but the way in which it comes to life is truly brilliant! Xi'an captured my heart with this performance.

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Peter_huaqing, Owner at A Song of Everlasting Sorrow, responded to this reviewResponded 27 May 2018

thank you for your visiting~

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Reviewed 4 April 2018

You have to see this show. It does not happen all year but is there from about April to October. In the winter it's too cold for the actors to dance in the water outdoors. It is more spectacular than anything in Las Vegas. The...More

Thank Erica E L
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Peter_huaqing, Owner at A Song of Everlasting Sorrow, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2018

thank you for loving our show so much

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Reviewed 13 December 2017

WOW! - That's the response of audience at the first second of the show. The entire show is phenomenal in all aspects.

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Peter_huaqing, 業者 at A Song of Everlasting Sorrow, responded to this reviewResponded 26 March 2018

thank you for your visiting~

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Reviewed 22 September 2017

Our last night in China, we bought tickets to this show, not knowing what to expect. It was so wonderful! Beautiful music, dancing, special effects, etc. I was truly blown away. There is not much dialogue, mostly music and dance, but what narration there is...More

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Peter_huaqing, 企业 at A Song of Everlasting Sorrow, responded to this reviewResponded 17 January 2018

thank you for your visiting~

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Reviewed 25 July 2017

The most beautiful play I have ever seen. Worldclass and it really touched all your senses! The choreography, scenography, colorful costumes, fire and water...You'll see, if you go! About an hour's drive outside Xi'an, close to terracotta warriors. I think this is suitable for older...More

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Peter_huaqing, 企业 at A Song of Everlasting Sorrow, responded to this reviewResponded 17 January 2018

Thank you for your visiting~

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Reviewed 25 July 2017

If you do nothing else in Xian go and see this show. It is firstly a beautiful love story but the set, the costumes the fact that part of this show is done on water the lighting the dancers are perfection. But not only that...More

Thank Kate101_10
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Peter_huaqing, 企业 at A Song of Everlasting Sorrow, responded to this reviewResponded 17 January 2018

thank you for your visiting ~

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Reviewed 3 July 2017

A must-see if you are in the Lintong, Xi'an area while visiting the Terracotta Warriors. This makes the perfect end to your day with the most amazing lighting, sound and special effects that I have ever seen in a show! Based on a true love...More

Thank PoonNana
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Peter_huaqing, 企业 at A Song of Everlasting Sorrow, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2017

Thank you Nana, welcome to our show again~

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Reviewed 18 May 2017

We had the nine course meal with the show. I must say the evening was wonderful. Our hotel was close to the park so it made transit easy. We were met at the gate with a guide, taken to a private room where we had...More

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Peter_huaqing, 企业 at A Song of Everlasting Sorrow, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2017

Dear Greg, I am very glad that you like huaqing Palace ! Thank you for your recommend and welcome you visit again~

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Reviewed 7 May 2017

It's away from the city centre of Xi'an. And the show is between 8:20pm and 9:30pm. So it might be difficult to get to/from the city centre. Fortunately, i stayed at Angsana Resort Xi'an, 10 minutes from HuaQing Palace, where the performance takes place. Love...More

Thank Jenny Z
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Peter_huaqing, 企业 at A Song of Everlasting Sorrow, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2017

Thank you for your visting ~

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Catherine K
4 May 2018|
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Response from Erica E L | Reviewed this property |
You are not obligated to get the dinner that comes with the show! The show should cost less than $50 a person
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Catherine K
4 May 2018|
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Response from Peter_huaqing | Property representative |
You only need to buy show ticket to see the show, which is performed at night, the ticket price is 298 yuan for each one.
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Eddiction
14 October 2016|
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Response from Peter_huaqing | Property representative |
You can access our official website and it also has english version. If you have any problems, please contact us by the phone :+86 18302976580. Thanks!
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