Xian Urban Adventures
Day tours, with a local
Welcome to Xian Urban Adventures, an extraordinary selection of local tours in Xian! As the ancient capital of China with more than 5000 years history, Xi'an traces its glory back through many dynasties. From the world famous Terracotta Warriors to the best preserved city wall in the country this city from which the Silk Road began has much to offer to the visitor. Many cultures and civilizations meet here in areas such as the Muslim Quarter with its Great Mosque and the city's tombs and temples.
On our unique Xian tours, explore alleys and broad city streets on foot, circumnavigate the city wall by bike or take in Xi'an through your senses - the unique local flavours will be sure to tantalise your tastebuds as you immerse yourself in all that Xi'an has to offer.
You may not associate mosques with China, but Xian is home to some fine examples of Islamic architecture. On this Xian tour you'll walk the Muslim Quarter area, meet the Hui minority and feast on a Halal dinner.more...
Active Xian From USD 41.00
We know it's tempting, but resist the urge to be lazy while on holidays and join this Xi'an tour for a rewarding day of cycling and adventuring around the city's walls, backstreets, and parks.more...
Xian Tombs & Temples
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From USD 80.00
If you've already seen Xian's well known icons (Hello, Terracotta Warriors), then join this Xian tour to see some secret spots and under-rated sights that sometimes get missed. From Taoist temples to an underground museum, you'll be surprised what Xian hides.more...
Terracotta Warriors and Xian Markets
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From USD 94.00
Did you know that some of Xian's Terracotta Warriors are well travelled? If you missed one of their museum visits in your own country, see them in their native habitat on this Xian tour that also includes a visit to some of Xian's best markets.more...
Xian International Lantern Festival
[ 26/01/2014 - 27/02/2014 ]
The Lantern Festival takes place on the last day of Chinese New Year. Xian celebrates this with an International Festival lasting a month!
Xian International Calligraphy Festival
Place: Xian - [ 26/03/2014 ]
Among Chinese calligraphers' circles, Xian calligraphy is reputed as the highest level in China. There are a lot of famous calligraphers here throughout history and now.
As a very famous international Calligraphy festival, it is held annually in the last week of March in Xian. The Xian International Calligraphy Festival is a very important annual activity to enhance the exchange and mutual understanding of calligraphy art in the world.Ancestor Worship in Mausoleum of the Yellow Emperor
[ 04/04/2014 ]
This festival commemorates the ancestor of the Han Chinese people - the "Yellow Emperor" who is considered to have united the tribes of China around 5000 years agomore events...
The Incredible Dollhouse Explosion of Xian
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04 Nov 2013 Julia and us hit it off excellently - visiting the residents of the cave dwellings was very interesting - and having a chat...well that was difficult but I think we enjoyed each others company really well. Cindy our guide at the entombed warriors was also superb!
07 May 2013 Really enjoyed our day trip with Faye - she was personable, knowledgeable and enthusiastic - thank you for a great day!
Xi'an Urban Adventures unlock the secrets of the oldest capital of the most populous country on earth. Join us on a Xi'an tour to get under the ancient skin of this silk road city, experience local life and customs and be amazed by the food and vibrant culture of today's China.
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