Terracotta Warriors and Xi’an (June 30-July 2)


Let’s go… see the incredible Terracotta Warriors and Xi’an!!! Experience the world-famous Terracotta Warriors, explore cultural Xi’an, bike on top of the historical Ming Dynasty city walls, go back in time to the Silk Road Era at the Great Mosque, the Bell Drum Towers, and the Silk Road Market, challenge yourself to eat the longest noodle in the world measuring 3.8 meters, check out the biggest fountain show in Asia, and much more!!  This is a weekend packed with history, culture and lots of fun!

We will be visiting the resting place of the Terracotta Warriors…

...meeting one of the guys who discovered them...

…biking atop the towering Ming Dynasty city walls…

…checking out cultural and historical Xi’an…

…Chilling out in the Muslim Quarter…

...eating the longest noodles in the world...

...watching the biggest fountain show in Asia...

…and much more!!!


Dates: June 30 - 2 (Friday to Sunday night)


Day 1 – Friday - June 30

22:55 – Our sleeper train leaves from Shanghai Railway Station


Day 2 – Saturday - July 1

09:53 - Arrive in Xi’an in the morning (Grab some breakfast on the train)

11:00 -This is it! Head over to see the famous Terracotta Warriors! A UNESCO World Heritage Site.

13:30 - Lunch time

14:30 - Meet one of the people who discovered the Terracotta Warriors!

15:30 - Head over to our chilled out hotel to relax and take a shower

16:30 - Explore the historical and cultural side of Xi’an - check out the Bell Drum Towers, learn about the history of the Silk Road at the Great Mosque

19:00 - Grab some dinner the old Muslim Quarter and visit the Silk Road Market nearby

21:00 - Check out the biggest fountain show in Asia

22:00 - Head back to our hotel or stay out for drinks


Day 3 – Sunday - July 2

08:00 - Breakfast (9:00 Check out)

09:30 - Hop on a bike and go for a ride on the Ming Dynasty Walls

12:30 - Eat the longest noodle in the world!

13:30 - Head over to the historic Big Goose Pagoda

15:00 -- Visit the Small Wild Goose Pagoda and ancient royal temple, and check out the Xian Museum

18:45 – Depart for the airport

20:30 – Our flight leaves for Shanghai




Included – Onsite private bus with A/C; insured

Not included - Train/Flight to/from Xi’an


Recommended Train/Flight:

Shanghai Railway Station - Xi’An North (Sleeper Train) - D306

June 30 - 22:55-9:53 - estd. price 909 RMB (Ticket Sales open about 1 month before departure)


Xi’An - Shanghai Hongqiao (Flight) - Spring Airlines flight 9C8846

July 2 – 20:30-22:50 - estd. price 900 RMB tax included

   *or any flight leaving after 20:30.

Please book your flights. It’s really easy with www.ctrip.com! They even have an app. (If you need help booking your flights, a booking fee of 100 RMB per ticket will apply, paid directly to the booking agent. Our agent will contact you within 24 hours of registration.)


*You can arrive in earlier and meet us at the railway station at the time that the recommended train arrives, and you can leave on any flight at or after the suggested flight departure time, otherwise you may have to arrange for your own transportation.



Included - Clean double occupancy rooms are included in the price.  These will be booked on a first come first served basis.  If you wish to room alone, the single occupancy fee is an extra 160 RMB per person per night. Please note that availability may be limited. (We can help you find someone to share if needed. However, if there is an uneven number of travelers, the nightly single occupancy may apply. Pairings in this case are distributed in order of request.)


Included - Breakfast at the hotel on Sunday

Not included - all other meals (bring your favorite breakfast for the train)

Price:  Book now to get the early bird price of 1,299 RMB or 1,499 RMB if booked after June 15

Deposit: 400RMB (included in the price)

*Full payment due June 20. (Registration is still open after this date.)


Accommodation (double occupancy), 2 day onsite transportation, entrance tickets to all sites (note: entrance to Big Goose is included, if you wish to climb to the top you must purchase this ticket separately as it is not included), driver allowance, English / Chinese speaking guide, bike ride on the city walls, Entrance ticket to the Terra-cotta warriors, meeting with one of the discoverers of the Terracotta Warriors, fountain show, breakfast on day 3, Great Mosque, Silk Rd market visit, Wild Goose pagoda visit, insurance, coupons, an experience of a lifetime, and looots of fun!

Does not include:

Train/flight tickets, meals (except breakfast on day 3), drinks, other personal expenses

What you need to bring:

PASSPORT, camera/GoPro, sunscreen, walking shoes, small day pack, mosquito repellent, jacket/coat


Note: If your passport is in the visa office for processing, please bring the slip of paper given to you by the authorities with you on the trip. This paper can be used for domestic travel instead of a passport.

Payment methods:

1) ICBC Bank Transfer

2) Alipay / Wechat Pay

3) Secure online payment

PayPal/UnionPay Credit/Debit Card/International Credit Cards

4) Cash on Delivery

 *Payment option 4 is free of charge, other payment methods may incur a small fee charged by the booking agent.

Cancellation & Disclaimer: 

If the traveler decides to cancel, s/he can get refund of the deposit (a small cancellation fee may apply) up to May 2 and no refund after that. The schedule, accommodation, and transportation may be adjusted due to weather conditions, unforeseeable events etc. For complete information please refer to www.travelers-society.com/terms-conditions.

Click the link below to book and pay:


You must complete both the payment and the registration form for each traveler for your place(s) on the trip to be reserved.   Please wait for your booking to be confirmed before booking any flight/train tickets.

Have a question?

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Undecided? Check out a video of some of our previous trips :)




 “My China experience was so much more than I expected after taking a couple of trips with these guys” - Nadia, USA /June, 2015 

 “I highly recommend Travelers Society… these trips are just mind blowing.Gottatry them!” – Thibaut, France / April, 2015

 “Good organization, laid back people, adrenaline and culture… Awesome trip!” Irene - Spain / December 2014