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Xian is categorised as Heritage

Terracotta Army inside the Qin Shi Huang Mausoleum
Giant Wild Goose Pagoda (Photo Courtesy: Alex Kwok)
Muslim Quarter (Photo Courtesy: Batiste Pannetier)
Bell Tower (Photo Courtesy: Danielinbluea)
Chinese Pavilion (Photo Courtesy: Montrasio International)
Front hall of Weiyang Palace (Photo Courtesy: Danielinbluea)
Hanyuan Hall of Daming Palace (Photo Courtesy: Danielinbluea)
Mount Taibai National Forest Park (Photo Courtesy: Danielinbluea)
Remains of carriages and horses in Fenghao (Photo Courtesy: Danielinbluea)
Shaanxi History Museum (Photo Courtesy: Jesse)
Statue of Lady Gongsun (Photo Courtesy: John Hill)
Statues in the Imperial Tomb of Tang Emperor Gaozong (Photo Courtesy: Zingaro)
The Great Mosque (Photo Courtesy: chensiyuan)

Reasons to Visit
  • Xian is the capital of Shaanxi province dating back to 6th century and holds a prominent place in Asian history as the starting point of silk route with terracotta army defending the city.
  • Xian preserves many heritage spots like bell tower, drum tower, Mosque of Xian, Mausoleum of the first Quinn emperor (a world heritage site).
  • Xiaozhai and Kang fu lu shopping districts are popular among shoppers.
  • Xian has 10 national parks. Mount Taibai is the highest mountain in eastern China is part lies around some of these parks.
  • Xian’s iconic men of history and their achievements are preserved in the Big Goose pagoda, an icon of the city built in 652 AD.
Access Information
  • Nearest Airport -Xian
  • Xian is connected by Air with Bangalore, New Delhi, Chennai, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Mumbai

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  • Beijing/Xian/Shanghai 8 days Tour Golden Triangle (7 Nights)

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    Just as its name implies, the Muslim Quarter is the hub of the Muslim community in Xian City, Shaanxi Province. Located to the north of the West Street in the city center, the quarter covers several blocks inhabitated by over 20,000 Muslims. There are about ten mosques in this area, among which the Great Mosque in the Huajue Lane is the most famous and popular.Muslim food and souvenir market is another feature of the area.
    Mosque or Dargah
    Bell and Drum tower is a classical building with carved beams and painted rafters, has been served as the symbol of Xi'an.
    Heritage Site
    Buddhist Heritage
    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.
    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.
    Heritage Site
    Buddhist Heritage
    Each one is part of the underground tomb of the Emperor Qin. Well over 7000 figures were drawn up in full battle array in several large pits.
    Historic Site
    War Cemetaries

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  • Xian Xianyang International Airport ( XIY ) , Xian
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