Xi’an

  • Accommodation:
    • Days Inn City Centre Hotel
  • Transport:
    • Line 1 runs from the east of the city to the west of the city while Line 2 connects Northern Bus Station to Southern Weiqu Station.
    • With high speed, the two lines can take you to Xi’an Sports Park, Da Ming Palace, Bell Tower, Shaanxi History Museum and some major bus stations.
    • Line 3 has been newly operated and can take you to the popular places like the Giant Wild Goose Pagoda
  • Things to see:
    • Giant Wild Goose Pagoda
    • Great Mosque of Xi’an
    • Ancient City Wall
    • Famen Temple
    • Emperor Qinshihuang’s Mausoleum Site Museum
    • Fortifications of Xi’an
    • Tang Paradise
    • Small Wild Goose Pagoda
    • Drum Tower of Xi’an
    • Shaanxi History Museum
    • Bell Tower of Xi’an
  • Tips:
    • Entrance to the city wall costs CNY 54 pp
    • Take a bike ride around the city wall. Cycling all around the wall takes around 2 hours at a leisurely speed. The bicycle deposit is CNY 200
    • A tandem bicycle costs CNY 90 for 2 hours
    • A sightseeing group cart costs CNY 80 for a circle ride
    • Alternatively, you can catch the sightseeing bus that runs from Suspension Bridge Square. It provides a panorama view of the city, covering many famous attractions including the City Wall