6 Days Beijng, Xi'an Tour

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CT-01: 6 Days Beijing, Xi'an

Great Wall of China
Great Wall of China

Day 1: Arrival in Beijing

Things to do: Airport pick-up & airport-hotel transfer. Free explore Beijing near the hotel on your own.
Accommodation: 4 Stars Hotel

Day 2: Beijing

Attractions: Tian'anmen Square, Forbidden City, Summer Palace
Accommodation: 4 Stars Hotel
Meals: Breakfast,Lunch

Tiananmen Square is a large city square in the centre of Beijing, China, named after the Tiananmen ("Gate of Heavenly Peace") located to its north, separating it from the Forbidden City. The square contains the Monument to the People's Heroes, the Great Hall of the People, the National Museum of China, and the Mausoleum of Mao Zedong.

Forbidden City
Forbidden City

The Forbidden City was the Chinese imperial palace from the Ming dynasty to the end of the Qing dynasty-the years 1420 to 1912. It is located in the centre of Beijing, China, and now houses the Palace Museum. It served as the home of emperors and their households as well as the ceremonial and political centre of Chinese government for almost 500 years.

The Summer Palace is a vast ensemble of lakes, gardens and palaces in Beijing, China. It serves as a popular tourist destination and recreational park. Mainly dominated by Longevity Hill and Kunming Lake, it covers an expanse of 2.9 square kilometres (1.1 sq mi), three-quarters of which is water.

Great Wall of China
Great Wall of China

Day 3: Beijing

Attractions: Badaling Great Wall,Sacred Way, Bird's Nest
Accommodation: 4 Stars Hotel
Meals: Breakfast,Lunch

Badaling is the site of the most visited section of the Great Wall of China, approximately 50 miles (80 km) northwest of urban Beijing city in Yanqing County, which is within the Beijing municipality.

Beijing National Stadium, officially the National Stadium, also known as the Bird's Nest, is a stadium in Beijing, The stadium (BNS) was a joint venture among architects Jacques Herzog and Pierre de Meuron of Herzog & de Meuron, project architect Stefan Marbach, artist Ai Weiwei, and CADG which was led by chief architect Li Xinggang.The stadium was designed for use throughout the 2008 Summer Olympics and Paralympics and will be used again in the 2022 Winter Olympics and Paralympics. The stadium is currently used mostly for football matches.

The Scared Way: In the front part of the imperial necropolises, there usually is a Sacred Way which means the road leading to heaven. The road is lined with stone statues which are important decorations of the mausoleum. These statues are usually 12 human figures (including the general, civil officials and meritorious officials) and 24 animals which are lion, camel, elephant, xiezhi (a mythological unicorn), qilin (one of the four "divine animals, the other three are dragon, phoenix and tortoise), and horse.

Temple of Heaven
Temple of Heaven

Day 4: Beijing- Xi'an

Places to visit: Temple of Heaven,Lama Temple, Hutong
Flight: Beijing-Xi'an
Hotel: 4 Stars Hotel
Meals: Breakfast,Lunch

The Yonghe Temple , also known as the Yonghe Lamasery, or popularly as the Lama Temple, is a temple and monastery of the Gelug school of Tibetan Buddhism located in Dongcheng District, Beijing, China. The building and artwork of the temple is a combination of Han Chinese and Tibetan styles.

The Temple of Heaven , is a medieval complex of religious buildings situated in the southeastern part of central Beijing. The complex was visited by the Emperors of the Ming and Qing dynasties for annual ceremonies of prayer to Heaven for good harvest.

Terra Cotta Army
Terra Cotta Army

Nanluoguxiang is a well-preserved ancient part of the town in Beijing, with traditional architecture, the street area also known as hutong, located in the Dongcheng district. It is approximately 800m long, running from East Guluo Street to Di'anmen East Street.

Day 5: Xi'an

Places to visit: Terra Cotta Army, Samll Goose Pagoda
Hotel: 4 Stars Hotel
Meals: Breakfast,Lunch

The Terracotta Army literally: "Soldier-and-horse funerary statues" is a collection of terracotta sculptures depicting the armies of Qin Shi Huang, the first Emperor of China. It is a form of funerary art buried with the emperor in 210-209 BCE and whose purpose was to protect the emperor in his afterlife.

The Small Wild Goose Pagoda is one of two significant pagodas in Xi'an, Shaanxi, China, the site of the old Han and Tang capital Chang'an. As a national AAAA scenic spot and a world heritage site, the Buddhist pagoda survives from the Tang Dynasty (618-907). The Small Wild Goose Pagoda was built of blue bricks. Originally, it had 15 storeys, and measured about 148 feet (45 meters) in height.

Big Wild Goose Pagoda
Big Wild Goose Pagoda

Day 6: Xi'an Departure

Places to visit: Xi'an City Wall, Wild Goose Pagoda, Shaanxi History Museum
Hotel: 4 Stars Hotel
Meals: Breakfast,Lunch

The fortifications of Xi'an , also known as Xi'an City Wall, in Xi'an, an ancient capital of China, represent one of the oldest, largest and best preserved Chinese city walls. It was built under the rule of the Hongwu Emperor Zhu Yuanzhang as a military defense system. It exhibits the "complete features of the rampart architecture of feudal society".

Shaanxi History Museum
Shaanxi History Museum

Shaanxi History Museum, which is located to the northwest of the Giant Wild Goose Pagoda in the ancient city Xi'an, in the Shaanxi province of China, is one of the first huge state museums with modern facilities in China and one of the largest. The museum houses over 370,000 items, including murals, paintings, pottery, coins, as well as bronze, gold, and silver objects. The modern museum was built between 1983 and 2001 and its appearance recalls the architectural style of the Tang Dynasty.

Giant Wild Goose Pagoda or Big Wild Goose Pagoda, is a Buddhist pagoda located in southern Xi'an, Shaanxi province, China. It was built in 652 during the Tang dynasty and originally had five stories. The structure was rebuilt in 704 during the reign of Empress Wu Zetian, and its exterior brick facade was renovated during the Ming dynasty.

The 6 days Beijing-Xi'an tour package is wane to the close with wonderful memories. After breakfast at the hotel, you will travel to the airport for your homeward flight . We suggest you reserve a taxi at the hotel reception beforehand to avoid having to wait for a taxi outside. If you need us arrange private car for you, please inform us in advance.

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