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.

And while you're on your awesome day tour in Xian, check out some nearby Urban Adventures in Beijing and  Hong Kong!

Xian International Lantern Festival
[ 26/01/2015 - 27/02/2015 ]

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 - [ 26/03/2015 ]

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
[ 04/04/2015 ]

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 ago

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The Incredible Dollhouse Explosion of Xian

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Xi'an Urban Adventures

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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