3 Days Beijing Xian Round Trip Tour by High-speed Train

Tour Route: Beijing, Xian, Beijing

The Largest Music Fountain Square in Asia-Big Goose Pagoda,The Magnificent Palace of Chinese Civilization-Shaanxi History Museum,The Largest Ancient Military Defense System-Ancient City Wall,Reasonable Tour Arrangement & Meals Quality Guarantee

Private tour
Day 1 Beijing to Xian by high-speed train

Pick up from your hotel in Beijing around 6:00am and take early morning high-speed train for Xian. Arriving at Xian North Railway Station, met and transferred to a local restaurant for Chinese lunch.

After lunch, first visit Shaanxi Provincial History Museum, a large modern museum of the national level. It is a giant architectural complex in the Tang-dynasty style. It occupies an area of 70,000 square metres, and the construction area being more than 50,000 square metres. It focuses on the highlights of the Shaanxi culture and depicts the development of the Chinese civilization.

Continue to visit The Great Mosque, the biggest and most preserved complete Chinese existent mosque. First built at the Tianbao first year (742 years) during Tang Dynasty, it was rebuilt by Song, Yuan, Ming and Qing, and has formed present scales. The whole mosque has more than 12,000 square meters, the floor space more than 4,000 square meters, keeps the construction mostly in the Ming Dynasty styel. So the Mosque here in Xi'an has much Chinese traditional touch in both its design and artistic outlook.

Meals: Lunch
Day 2 Xian

After breakfast, you are arranged to visit the Terra-cotta Warriors. The original site was found by a local farmer drilling a well in 1974. Now it has turned into the most important attraction in Xian - Terracotta Warriors and Horse Museum. It is located about 30km east of the Xian City. The museum includes Pit 1, Pit 2 and Pit 3 as well the exhibition hall of the chariots and horses. The Pit 1 is the largest of the three. The museum and the mausoleum are listed as UNESCO world's cultural heritage. After that, you will learn how to make the Terra-cotta Warriors in the ancient times and make ceramic craft yourself in a Art Ceramics Factory.

Drive back to the city center of Xian and visit the City Wall. The main magnet of Xian is the city wall, which is the most complete city wall that has survived in China, one of the largest ancient military defensive systems in the world.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Day 3 Xian to Beijing by high-speed train

After breakfast, first visit Big Goose Pagoda. Big Goose Pagoda is one of the oldest structures in China. Originally Big Goose Pagoda consisted of a brick structure of five storeys and was about 60 meters high. First built in 589A.D.in the Sui Dynasty. The Big Goose Pagoda is situated in the Da Ci'en Temple, four kilometers south away from the center of the city. It is one of the city's most distinctive and outstanding landmarks, possibly the most beautiful building left in Xian today.

Then move on to Forest of Stone Steles. Xian Forest of Stone Tablets was originally built in 1087. It holds a big collection of steles in China. It is a classical courtyard styled structure at the site of former Confucian Temple in Sanxue Street, Xian, close to the south gate of Xi'an City Wall. The museum has an area of over 30,000 square meters. It is one of the centers of ancient Chinese stone-engraving classic. It is also the center of the works of art of noted calligraphers of past dynasties. The numerous standing steles likens a forest, hence the name " Forest of Steles"'.

After Chinese lunch, transferred to Xian North Railway Station and take the afternoon high-speed train for Beijing. Met and transferred back to your hotel in Beijing.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Travel Period 2-5 travelers 6-9 travelers
Dec.1- Feb.28 US$540 US$460
Mar.1- Nov.30 US$560 US$500

1. The price is based on stay in China four star hotels. If you want to deduct, upgrade or downgrade the hotel, please indicate this while sending the inquiry.
2. You will enjoy more discounts if there is more people join the tour.
3. Prices may vary according to your travel time and are higher in the high season, e.g. Qingming Festival Holiday (Apr. 4 - 6, 2020 ), Labor's Day Holiday (May 1 - 3, 2020) ,Dragon Boat Festival Holiday (Jun. 25 - 27, 2020) and National Day Holiday (Oct 1- Oct 8, 2020).

1.All transfers and city transportation for your own use
2.Entrance fees and meals as mentioned
3.Private car or van with English speaking guide
4.Three star Hotels with daily breakfast
5.Beijing - Xian - Beijing high-speed train (second class)
6.The above private escorted tour is customized for you, your family or your friends exclusively. No other travelers will join in your group.

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It is flexible to change the duration, attractions, starting and ending cities according to your interests. Also the tour can be extended or shorten as your preference, just let your trip consultant know.
All of the tour packages exclude the international airfares. We suggest you can book it one your own. You can compare the price between OTAs (Expedia, Priceline, Sky scanner...) and the airlines. When you have a confirmed date, set alarm and compare it always.
As the China Visa, we cannot apply for you as we are an China inbound travel company. However, we can send you our invitation letter with our company's official seal to you after you booked the tour from us, which could assist you to get China Visa from China embassy easily. Usually, we suggest you to apply the visa about one month or one month and a half before your travel date.
For the breakfast, it is offered by the hotel you stay, usually Chinese and Western buffet breakfast. As for the lunch, we offer 80RMB per person for a standard Chinese meal at a nice tourist restaurant. If you want to order other kind of meals, such as vegetarian, Muslim meals, Indian Meals, please let your trip consultant know. Dinner usually will be left for you to choose the food you prefer. Our guide will help you to balance each meal such as your taboo, your preference and avoid repeated food. You have to pay for the extra cost if you want to take better or more. The meals on Yangtze Cruise are fixed Chinese and Western Buffet.
All the hotels can be replaced by your favorite ones or you can book your own hotels. And the hotel room we offered here usually is standard with twin beds. If you want to have king-size bed room or suite, please let your trip advisor know. Besides, all the accommodation are quoted on two persons sharing one room. The room supplement must be paid if you want to have a single room.
* Most hotels we offered in our tour package have WIFI in the lobby, and some of which have WIFI in hotel rooms. If you need the WIFI in your room, please make sure with your trip advisor.
We have non-shopping private tour and tour with carefully selected shops. For tour with shops, the price will be lower, and you will enter one or two shops in every tourist city. The shops could be jade, silk, pearl, Chinese tea etc., all of which have strong China's character and is worthy to buy. Each shop will take you around 45 minutes. We promise there is no compulsory consumption at all. You get the situation in your hands.
* Department stores, supermarkets, boutiques, hotel and restaurants in most cities of China do accept the credit card with the sigh of MasterCard, VISA and JCB. However, it does generate commission charge. Please check the regulations with your bank manager.
All domestic flight we offered is the economic class, which you can carry one hand-on luggage no more than 5 kg for free. The total of free registered luggage is no more than 20kg. Excess luggage will charge you some extra fees, be aware of that. The free registered luggage allowance in China domestic train is 20kg.
The insurance provided by us is called Travel Agencies' Liability Insurance, which covers accidents occurring during the activities arranged by travel agency. It does not cover mishaps or physical problems occurring outside the guided tour period or caused by clients themsevles, so we highly suggest you purchase the full coverage travel insurance from your country of origin.
For group of 1-4 passengers, recommend US$ 4-8 per tourist per day for guide, and US$ 2-5 per tourist per day for guide; for group of 5 and above, recommend US$ 2-5 per tourist per day for guide, and US$2-4 per tourist per day for driver. Besides, we highly recommend you to tip every day to encourage better service from them in the next coming days. However, if you have genuine reason not to tip, don't.
Usually, the deposit of tour package accounts for 30% of the total quotation, and the balance should be paid 30 days before your tour date. Payment methods we accept include Bank Transfer and PayPal, Credit Card and so on. More details you can check the Payment Guide page. Moreover, Children who are less than 12 y/o have their own discounts, please contact with your trip advisor.

I would like to spend more time on the steelers especially the Nestorians artifacts..do you have some more info., please.We are two people and probably will be an Oct your.
Asked by David (Jun.24, 2015)

Trip dvisor (Jun.24, 2015) replied:
Hi, friend Thanks for your inquiry from us. Regarding your request, could you please supply us more information? Thanks.

Hi we are a family of five (3 children aged 5,3,3) can you tell me if this tour is appropriate for children and how this affects the quoted prices?
Asked by kellie (Feb.26, 2015)

trip advisor (Feb.26, 2015) replied:
Thank you for browsing our website. we notice you have three kids so we won't charge your kids with full price as adults. your kids are enjoy to get half price of entrance ticket. please check the itinerary which I send through your email box.

I would like to book the 3 day tour by high speed train going out 15 February 2015. There will be 2 of us and would like the following alternatives to your itinerary: King or Queen size beds at the Sofitel,Xian or equivalent. Please leave out the Ceramics Art Factory and any other shops that are included in the itinerary. Transfer direct to the hotel from the station and no lunch that day. Will you please quote in addition for the same itinerary above except flying to Xian mid morning (to arrive in Xiam at a similar time).
Asked by Ronnie Zoldan (Nov.14, 2014)

Travel Consultant (Nov.14, 2014) replied:
Dear Sir or Madam, thanks for your message. I have sent the tour details to you via email. Please check your email box. Please feel free to contact if any questions. Thank you!

Two of us are interested in this tour but we do not understand why there is only one night of hotel accommodations noted and included in the price. Could you please explain?
Asked by Carrie Brouse (Apr.13, 2014)

Travel Consultant (Apr.13, 2014) replied:
Hi Carrie, Yes, there should be 2 nights hotel accommodation included in the price. We have corrected this error on our website. Thank you so much for the correction. For the tour details, please check your email now.

I would like to book the 3 days Beijing Xian round trip tour by high speed train anytime during the dates of May 5-9. There will be 3 of us traveling together and we would like to share 1 hotel room or are open to a hostel if that would lessen the price. We are on a very tight budget, but want to experience this part of China while we are there. Please let me know if there is a tour available during these dates and what the total price would be. Thank you for your prompt response.
Asked by Megan Toone (Apr.10, 2014)

Trip advisor (Apr.10, 2014) replied:
Dear Megan Toone, Thanks for your visiting our website: Lead to China! This is Olivia, your China tour consultant. According to your request, I have offered the corresponding tour proposal to your mail box, please note the details. Thanks very much.

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