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Private Day Trip to Mount Hua from Xi'an with English Driver GuideDay Trips

Private Day Trip to Mount Hua from Xi'an with English Driver Guide

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Mount Hua (Huashan), one of China’s five sacred mountains thanks to its Taoist temples, sits east of Xian in Shaanxi Province. While a return hike to the top of the mountain typically requires two days, this tour makes use of the cable cars, allowing you to take in the views from the summit with only a single day. With a private guide, you can explore at a leisurely pace and ask all the questions you want.
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  • 8 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$107.06
Price varies by group size
From
US$107.06
Price varies by group size

Xi'an Huashan Mountain Adventure Day TourDay Trips

Xi'an Huashan Mountain Adventure Day Tour

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Enjoy a full-day tour to Mount Huashan to see Buddhist and Taoist temples, walk through the mountains and admire the spectacular landscape of sheer cliffs with temples that cling to the rock. Depart Xi’an early to make the most of your day, then take a cable car to the summit of at Mount Huashan upon your arrival. Have free time to hike on your own, perhaps stopping at Gold Lock Pass to marvel at thousands of locks that dangle from along the trail fences. Includes transportation, hotel pickup and drop-off.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$137.00
Price varies by group size
From
US$137.00
Price varies by group size
Taking safety measures

8-Day China Tour of Small Group to Xi'an, Guilin, Yangshuo, Shanghai, No ShopsHiking

8-Day China Tour of Small Group to Xi'an, Guilin, Yangshuo, Shanghai, No Shops

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Discover the history and culture of Xi'an, Guilin and Shanghai on an 8-day China tour that takes in UNESCO World Heritage Sites, the Li River and modern attractions. Highlights include the Terracotta Warriors, Wild Goose Pagoda and Great Mosque in Xi’an; the stunning scenery of a Li River cruise from Guilin to Yangshuo; and Yu Gardens, the Bund, Nanjing Road and Tianzifang in Shanghai. Learn about the history and culture of China from your knowledgeable guide and travel in comfort with the inclusion of accommodation and two flights.
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  • 8 days
From
US$1,321.60
From
US$1,321.60

Private Day Trip to Terracotta Warriors and Jingdis TombFull-day Tours

Private Day Trip to Terracotta Warriors and Jingdis Tomb

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This private day tour will take you to visit two most important sites in Xian, while see a local wonder. Through this trip, you will have a thorough understanding of Qin and Han Dyanasty by visiting the Terracotta Army and Hanyangling Museum. With the professional personal driver and vehicle, you will avoid the stess of public transportation. Under the leading of guide, you will enjoy the most customized service, sparing the hassle of following other people's step in a group trip.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$123.00
Price varies by group size
From
US$123.00
Price varies by group size

Private Trip to Terracotta Army and Banpo Neolithic MuseumFull-day Tours

Private Trip to Terracotta Army and Banpo Neolithic Museum

This private tour will take you to visit two of the most significant museums in Xian. People who like Chinese culture would find a lot of fun here. In the first site - Terracotta Army and Horses Museum, you will be able to learn about the very first union of the whole China, meanwhile, you will see its contributions and disadvantages. From the great formation that Qin Shi Huang has requested the army to be built, you can see he wanted to rule even in his afterlife. In the afternoon, you will navigate your way to Banpo Museum. It's a neolithic culture site, not that grand as Terracotta Army, but still worth visiting. You will see how primitives lived and their development condition.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$133.00
Price varies by group size
From
US$133.00
Price varies by group size

Half-Day Exploration Tour of Terracotta Army From XianHalf-day Tours

Half-Day Exploration Tour of Terracotta Army From Xian

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On this private half-day tour, visit the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Terracotta Warriors in Lintong without any of the uncomfortable and unnecessary features of a large group tour. Skip the large groups and rigid schedules and walk around these remarkable archeological sites at your own pace, learning about their place in Chinese history and culture from your private guide. Skip the gift shops and reproduction factories, too: there are no add-ons except the ones you choose.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$92.00
Price varies by group size
From
US$92.00
Price varies by group size

Customized Day Tour to Terracotta Army and Horses MuseumBus Tours

Customized Day Tour to Terracotta Army and Horses Museum

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This day tour is flexible and arranged entirely under your choice. In the morning, you will visit an UNESCO World Heritage Site - Terracotta Army and Horses Museum. You will have a chance to take a close look at the life-sized terracotta soldiers and appreciate the intelligence of ancient people. In the afternoon, you can choose one big sites or two small sites from the following places;Banpo Neolithic Village, Xian Ancient City Wall, Big Wild Goose Pagoda, Huaqing Hot Spring, Bell Tower, Drum Tower, Small Wild Goose Pagoda, Muslim Quarter, Great Mosque, Steles Forest, etc.. Please let us know beforehand which sites you like to see in the afternoon, some sites may not fit in.
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  • 8 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$108.00
Price varies by group size
From
US$108.00
Price varies by group size

One Day Huxian Peasant Painting TourDay Trips

One Day Huxian Peasant Painting Tour

If you are into paintings, especially folk painting art, this day trip is perfect for you. You will have a personal tour guide, who accompanies you and introduce you about the origin, development and the statuesque of this modern folk art. You will see hundreds of masterpieces that are actually made from local peasants. If you are lucky, you might be able to view a local master finish one work. Meanwhile, your guide will lead you to enjoy an authentic local food in a farmer’s house. If you are interested, you may purchase one or pieces to collect.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$166.16
Price varies by group size
From
US$166.16
Price varies by group size

Privately Guided Tour to Mt.HuaDay Trips

Privately Guided Tour to Mt.Hua

This day trip will offer you a privately guided hiking experience in one of the five most scared mountains in China - Mt.Hua. It’s most noted for its steepness, which crowned the name of “The No.1 Precipitous Mountain under Heaven”. Several ancient Taoist temples has resided here and some emperors even made their pilgrimages to the mountain, praising the mountain to be one of the holy land for Taoism. In this private trip, you will enjoy a fully flexible choice of hiking style that better suits your expectation and health condition. No matter how you hike, our tour guide will make sure you are showered in the ancient history, holy Taoism ideology, and magnificent natural landscape. You will be marveled by the exquisitely built temples, steep ridges and peaks, and the persistence of the monks who has been living here for decades.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$144.93
Price varies by group size
From
US$144.93
Price varies by group size

Inner City Private Day Tour To Big Wild Goose Pagoda, City Wall &Muslim QuarterFull-day Tours

Inner City Private Day Tour To Big Wild Goose Pagoda, City Wall &Muslim Quarter

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In this private day tour, you will be spared of the trouble going around in public transportation and being delayed in finishing your scheduled sites. We will provide you private vehicle with a professional driver who is dedicated to serve you only. He/she will make sure you get around in each site smoothly and safely. You will also own a personal guide who accompanies you to every site you go and deliver detailed information about the site. About tour, you would abosutely love it if you already see Terracotta Warriors and just want to stay in the city. Each site would refresh your idea about this ancient city and provide you a new perspective to view it. You will be able to get inside the local people's life and learn about their culture and traditions.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$150.77
Price varies by group size
From
US$150.77
Price varies by group size

One day Private Trip to Terracotta Army and Huaqing PalaceFull-day Tours

One day Private Trip to Terracotta Army and Huaqing Palace

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This day trip will lead you to the east side of Xian and visit two important historical sites, which coincidentally adjacent to each other, Terracotta Army and Huaqing Palace. The local guide will accompany you to admired the most significant excavation in 90s and see the great formation of the Terracotta Army, from which you will know about Qin history and the first Emperor in Chinese history - Qin Shi Huang. In the afternoon, you will head for Huaqing Palace and be amazed by its Tang era pavilions, lotus pools and gardens while listening to the great love story of Lady Yang.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$113.00
Price varies by group size
From
US$113.00
Price varies by group size

Private Tour: Xi'an Huashan Mountain Exploration Day TourDay Trips

Private Tour: Xi'an Huashan Mountain Exploration Day Tour

Discover the dramatic natural beauty of Mount Huashan on a private full-day tour from Xi’an. Take a cable car up to North Peak, also known as the Cloud Terrace Peak — one of the most popular parts of the mountain. See Buddhist and Taoist temples perched in the cliffs and craggy peaks sprinkled with cypress and pine trees. Have time to explore the mountain’s many scenic spots before returning by cable car to the base of the mountain, and driving back to Xi’an.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$289.75
Price varies by group size
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US$289.75
Price varies by group size
Taking safety measures

Private Hiking Day Tour Of Mt. HuaShan from Xian Including LunchDay Trips

Private Hiking Day Tour Of Mt. HuaShan from Xian Including Lunch

Mt HuaShan is one of China’s Five Great Mountains and one of the world’s most dangerous hikes, but you don’t have to be an experienced climber to scale the mighty peak. Instead, ride the cable car to the top of the North Peak on this private full-day tour from Xi'an, and marvel at the views on an easy hike around the summit. Tour includes hotel pickup, lunch, and round-trip transport.
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  • 8 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$357.95
Price varies by group size
From
US$357.95
Price varies by group size

Xian Day Trip to Mt. Huashan with Round-trip Cable Car, Private No Shopping TourDay Trips

Xian Day Trip to Mt. Huashan with Round-trip Cable Car, Private No Shopping Tour

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Enjoy a full-day trip from Xi’an to Mount Huashan to experience the natural beauty and extraordinary views of this craggy dramatic landscape. Ride up the slopes in a cable car to the summit, where you can walk along the mountains and view Buddhist and Taoist temples tucked into sheer cliffs and rock. Explore the summit with your guide and discover spots such as Gold Lock Pass, where people have placed thousands of locks along the trail fences. Includes private guide and vehicle, plus hotel pickup and drop-off.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$230.77
Price varies by group size
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US$230.77
Price varies by group size

Xi'an 2-Day Tour to Terracotta Army, City Wall, No Shopping Private PackageHiking

Xi'an 2-Day Tour to Terracotta Army, City Wall, No Shopping Private Package

As the site of the renowned Terracotta Warriors, the ancient capital Xi'an is endowed with long history and profound culture heritage. This 2-day itinerary is your best choice to experience the history of the amazing city with major highlights, including the Terracotta Warriors and Horse Museum, the Great Mosque, the City Wall, the Small Wild Goose Pagoda and Shaanxi History Museum. You will also have a chance to visit a local family and taste the home-cooked lunch.
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  • 2 days
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$265.65
Price varies by group size
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US$265.65
Price varies by group size

7-Day Silk Road Tour from Xi’an to Lanzhou and Xiahe, Private No Shopping TripHiking

7-Day Silk Road Tour from Xi’an to Lanzhou and Xiahe, Private No Shopping Trip

Travel by high-speed train from Xi'an to Lanzhou- two important cities along the ancient Silk Road. Explore the abundant historical relics, such as Terracotta Warriors, City Wall, Labrang Monastery, Bingling Thousand Buddha Caves, etc. Taste home-cooked food and learn the folk customs by visiting a local family in Xi'an and a Tibetan family in Xiahe. A private driver and a professional English-speaking guide will offer you a stress-free tour.
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  • 7 days
From
US$1,425.65
Price varies by group size
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US$1,425.65
Price varies by group size

4-Day Xi'an Tour, Private Package to Terracotta Army and Mt. HuashanHiking

4-Day Xi'an Tour, Private Package to Terracotta Army and Mt. Huashan

Explore the highlights of ancient capital - Xi'an on a 4-day private trip. Visit the UNESCO World Heritage listed Terracotta Army, the well-known Mt. Huashan, City Wall, Shaanxi History Museum etc. Enjoy a comfortable transfer in an air-conditioned vehicle. A reliable driver and a well-trained English-speaking guide will offer you a worry-free tour.
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  • 4 days
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US$634.88
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US$634.88
Price varies by group size

Private Day Tour: Mt. Huashan Adventure from Xi'anDay Trips

Private Day Tour: Mt. Huashan Adventure from Xi'an

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You don’t have to haggle with taxi drivers or join a group tour to brave Mount Huashan, China’s most precipitous mountain. Ride the cable car up to North Peak, 5,295 feet (1,614 meters) above sea level, then hike among temples, pines, sculptures, and engravings: your private guide will help you find the best angles for photos.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$262.57
Price varies by group size
From
US$262.57
Price varies by group size

Private Day Tour of Mount Huashan Adventure from Xi'anDay Trips

Private Day Tour of Mount Huashan Adventure from Xi'an

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Pick you up early from the hotel by private car/van at 7:00 am or earlier to avoid the queue in the cable car station. Drive around 1.5 hour to the bottom of Mount Huashan. Our guide will call earlier night to confirm the pick up time and the cable car situation. West peak cable rides longer and enjoys better view but limited by lightening, rain and wind. North Peak cable car is usually not influenced by the weather but lands on low altitude and needs more strenuous hiking.Our guide will help you with the directions in the mountain and hike as she/he can. After visit, drive back to your hotel in downtown xi'an.
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  • 8 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$150.00
Price varies by group size
From
US$150.00
Price varies by group size

10 Days Silk Road Adventure Muslim Tour4WD Tours

10 Days Silk Road Adventure Muslim Tour

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This tour will take you to the mysterious and fascinating Silk Road in China, where you will visit many historical wonders, ancient Buddhist temples and beautiful Chinese classical architectures and ancient city ruins. As part of the Northern Silk Road running northwest from the bank of the Yellow River it was the most important route from North China to the Tarim Basin and Central Asia for traders and the military.
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  • 10 days
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$1,794.88
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US$1,794.88

Small-Group Hiking Tour of Hua Shan from Xi’anDay Trips

Small-Group Hiking Tour of Hua Shan from Xi’an

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Scale the peak of one of China’s sacred mountains on this small-group full-day trek to Hua Shan. Ride the cable car to the North Peak, then choose from one of three different hiking trails, stopping along the way to soak up the scenery and tuck into a packed lunch (included). Embark on a moderate hike to the East Peak or West Peak, or challenge yourself to scale the South Peak, the mountain’s highest point.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$241.73
Price varies by group size
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US$241.73
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Xi'an Private Tour: Terracotta Warriors and Ancient City Wall Bike TourMountain Bike Tours

Xi'an Private Tour: Terracotta Warriors and Ancient City Wall Bike Tour

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Relive the glory of ancient Xi’an with this full-day tour of the historic city, including a visit to the UNESCO-listed Terracotta Warriors. Enjoy personal attention from your guide on this small-group tour as you take in the views from Xi’an’s ancient city walls, then pedal your way along the entire wall on a 90-minute bike tour. After tucking into a typical Chinese lunch (included) in a local family home, take in another one of Xi’an’s headline acts – the awe-inspiring Terracotta Army, where you can view the army of life-sized sculptures and explore the museum and Mausoleum of the First Qin Emperor.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$169.00
Price varies by group size
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US$169.00
Price varies by group size

Terracotta Warriors Museum Discovery Tour with Local Xi'an LunchHalf-day Tours

Terracotta Warriors Museum Discovery Tour with Local Xi'an Lunch

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Learn about one of the most famous sites in China with a visit to the Terracotta Warriors! These striking sculptures are a must for anyone coming to Xi’an, and you’ll have a local guide by your side to explain their history to you. After exploring the museum, grab a tasty lunch of noodles at a local shop.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$130.00
From
US$130.00

Small-Group Xi'an and Terracotta Warriors Tour with LunchFull-day Tours

Small-Group Xi'an and Terracotta Warriors Tour with Lunch

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Visit the Terracotta Warriors and Horses Museum, the Mausoleum of the First Qin Emperor, and the 600-year old Xian city wall during this 9-hour tour, including round-trip transport and a traditional Chinese lunch. See the 8,000 full-sized Terracotta Warriors contained in three burial pits, as well as bronze weapons that have been preserved for more than 2,000 years at the museum. Then head to the mausoleum, and end your tour with a walk along the Xian wall for a bird’s eye view of this ancient capital city.
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  • 9 hours
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US$265.00
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US$265.00

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