On a visit to Xian you definitely cannot miss out on the must see places. The significance of these must see places are that they stand as a symbol for Xian. These places are what Xian is all about. These must see places in Xian will stay as cherishing memories of the city forever in your heart.
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Xi’an, Shaanxi Province, China
08:00 am - 10:00 pm
Landmark of Xi’an, This wall was initially built by the old Tang dynasty but gained significance after renovation and addition by the first Emperor of Zhu Yuanzhang of the Ming Dynasty. The prime purpose of constructing this wall was to store abundant food supplies, fortify the city and unify other states. Xi’an was one of the world&rsq...
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East Street, Beilin, Xi'an, Shaanxi, China
08:30 am - 09:30 pm
A geographical centre of ancient Xi’an which was a military town in northwest China, the historic city wall extends from this tower. It is a wooden tower and one-of-its-kind in China with a height of 36 meters height.
Built in 1384 by Emperor Zhu Yuanzhang as a mark of dominance and power, the tower also served as a check point for any rivals...
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91 Xiaozhai East Road, Yanta, Xi'an, Shaanxi, China
08:30 am - 06:00 pm
Claimed as the “Pearl of ancient Dynasties and house of Chinese treasures”, this museum is dedicated to Shaanxi province which is considered as the birth places if Chinese culture. Depicting an overview of thousands of years of Chinese history, Shaanxi History museum is a must-visit attraction in Xi’an.
Spread over 16 acres of are...
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Lianhu, Xi'an, Shaanxi, China
08:00 am - 07:30 pm
One of the oldest, largest and best-preserved mosques in China, Xi’an Mosque is located near the iconic Drum tower. The historical records engraved on stone tablets in the interior of the mosque, the construction dates back to Ming dynasty. The construction style is a blend of Chinese and Muslim architecture. Spread over an area of 12,000 squ...
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28 West Yangshi, Lianhu, Xi'an, Shaanxi, China
08:00 am - 09:30 am
This landmark was built in the early 14th century during the rule of Emperor Hongwu of the Ming dynasty and went through renovations till late 18th century. It is a two stories structure 34 meters in height and displays a combination of architectural styles belonging to Tang and Qing dynasty. The unique feature og this structure is that no iron nai...
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72 Youyi Xilu, Xi'an 710068, China
09:00 am - 05:30 pm
Inaugurated and opened to public on world museum day, Xi’an museum is located in the Small Wild Goose Pagoda Scenic area in Xi’an, Shaanxi Province, China. The design of this museum is based on Chinese concept of Universe- a round heaven and square earth and is considered a landmark in city’s architechture.
Flaunting a huge collec...
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Lintong, Xi'an, Shaanxi, China
08:30 am - 06:35 pm
Considered as one of the most prominent archaeological findings of the 20the century, the excavation site around the Emperor Qin Shi Huang’s Mausoleum in Lintong area of Xi’an in Shaanxi province is a must-visit in China.
The Mausoleum is the tomb of first emperor of China- Qin Shi Huang who ascended the throne in 246 BC and started the...
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Yata Road, Yanta District, Xi'an 710061, China
08:00 am - 09:00 pm
Considered as a symbol of old Xi’an, Big Wild Goose Pagoda locally known as Dayan Pagoda is a holy place for Buddhists and is a well-preserved ancient monument of China. It stands in the Da Ci’en temple complex and sees visitors from all over the world for its spiritual significance.
Big Wild Goose Pagoda- Built in 652 BC under the rule...