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Western Zhou Chariot Burial Pit

Attractions Category: Mausoleums and Tombs
Located near the Zhangjiapo Village in Mawang Town of Chang'sn District in Xian City and on the west bank of the Fenghe River, the Western Zhou Chariot Burial Pit is a typical sacrificial tomb of slave society. Archeologists have confirmed ...
Xiangji Temple

Attractions Category: Temples Monasteries and Mosques
Situated in Chang'an County, about 17.5 kilometers (12 miles) to the south of Xian City, The Xiangji Temple was built in honor of the noted Buddhist monk Shandao by his disciple Huai Yun after his master's death. As Shandao was ...
Temple of Flourishing Teaching

Attractions Category: Temples Monasteries and Mosques
To most tourists, Temple of Flourishing Teaching is not a well known tourist attraction, but in Chinese history, it is a place of great importance. Temple of Flourishing Teaching is one of the ancestral courtyards of the Ci'en sect, one ...
Straw Hut Temple

Attractions Category: Temples Monasteries and Mosques
Located about 30 kilometers (25 miles) southwest of Xian, in Caotangying Village of Huxian County, Straw Hut Temple (Caotang Temple in Chinese) is well known in China as the Buddhist Holy land. Straw Hut Temple was initially built in 401 ...
Qinling Zoological Park

Attractions Category: Zoos
Situated 28 kilometers (about 17 miles) south of the downtown area of Xian City, Shaanxi Province, Qinling Zoological Park is the first park of its kind to be established in the northwest region in China. Qinling Zoological Park has over ...
Lou Guan Tai

Attractions Category: Historical Sites
Located in the southeast of Zhouzhi County, and along the North Zhongnan Mountain Range, Lou Guan Tai Forest Park enjoys the name of 'the Luckiest Place in the World' not only for its historic remains, but also for its beautiful ...
Cuihuashan Mountain National Geo park

Attractions Category: Mountains and Hills
Located in the northern Qinling Mountain of Chang'an district, Xian City, Shaanxi Province, Cuihuashan Mountain National Gep-park is 12.43 miles (20km) from downtown Xian and covers an area of 12.36 square miles (32 square kilometers). It was developed into Shang-Lin ...
Zhaoling Mausoleum

Attractions Category: Mausoleums and Tombs
located on the top of Jiuzong Mountain, about 23 km northeast of Liquan County and 83 kilometers (51.5miles) from downtown Xian, Zhaoling Mausoleum is the mausoleum of Li Shimin,the Emperor Taizong of Tang Dynasty (618-907). It is the largest among ...
Xiangyang Museum

Attractions Category: Museums
Located on Zhongshan Road, Xianyang City, the Xianyang Museum is a famous local history museum in China. Actually, it was a Confucius Temple originally. In 1962, it was opened to the public after reconstructuction and expansion. About 28 kilometers (some ...
Tomb of Huo Qubing

Attractions Category: Mausoleums and Tombs
Huo Qubing (140 BC-117 BC), a very outstanding and brave general in the Western Han Dynasty (206 BC-24), led his troops to repulse numerous incursions by the Huns and brought peace and prosperity to his country and small countries in ...
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