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Shaanxi

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History Museums · Ruins · Landmarks
Considered the cradle of Chinese culture and civilization, Shaanxi boasts a string of top tourist attractions--including the World Heritage-listed archaeological site of Emperor Qinshihuang's famed terracotta warriors. While millions of people take a trip to Shaanxi to see this immense display of ancient military power, others come to explore Huashan Mountain, one of the country's five sacred Taoist sites. Acting as a giant open-air historical and natural museum, the region also boasts a number of national parks, appealing to intrepid explorers looking to add a few outdoor activities to their Shaanxi itinerary. Our China trip itinerary planner allows you to plan your trip to Shaanxi and a wealth of other destinations big and small.
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Places to visit in Shaanxi

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The Museum of Qin Terra-cotta Warriors and Horses
History Museum
The Museum of Qin Terra-cotta Warriors and Horses Xi'an
4.6
Duration: 2h 30 min
Big Wild Goose Pagoda (Dayanta) ©
Historic Site
Big Wild Goose Pagoda (Dayanta) Xi'an
4.1
Duration: 2h 30 min
Travel China Guide ©
Nature / Wildlife Tour
Travel China Guide Xi'an
4.9
Duration: 8 hours
Xi'an City Wall (Chengqiang) ©
Ruin
Xi'an City Wall (Chengqiang) Xi'an
4.5
Duration: 2h 30 min

Museums in Shaanxi

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Shaanxi History Museum ©
History Museum
Shaanxi History Museum Xi'an
4.3
Duration: 2h 30 min
Xi'an Museum ©
Specialty Museum
Xi'an Museum Xi'an
4.3
Duration: 2h 30 min
Xi'an Banpo Museum
History Museum
Xi'an Banpo Museum Xi'an
3.9
Duration: 2h 30 min
Hanyangling Museum ©
History Museum
Hanyangling Museum Xianyang
4.5
Duration: 2h 30 min

Historic Sites in Shaanxi

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Xi'an Mosque ©
Religious Site
Xi'an Mosque Xi'an
4.3
Duration: 2h 30 min
Tomb of Emperor Jingdi (Hanyangling) ©
Cemetery
Tomb of Emperor Jingdi (Hanyangling) Xi'an
4.1
Duration: 2h 30 min
Temple of the Eight Immortals (Ba Xian An) ©
Religious Site
Temple of the Eight Immortals (Ba Xian An) Xi'an
3.8
Duration: 2h 30 min

Hidden gems in Shaanxi

Tang Bo Art Museum ©
Art Museum
Tang Bo Art Museum Xi'an
4.5
Duration: 1h 30 min
Small Goose Pagoda ©
Observation Deck
Small Goose Pagoda Xi'an
4.2
Duration: 2h 30 min
Forest of Stone Steles Museum ©
History Museum
Forest of Stone Steles Museum Xi'an
4.2
Duration: 2h 30 min
Great Wall Ruins of Qin Dynasty
Great Wall
Great Wall Ruins of Qin Dynasty Yulin
4.9
Duration: 2h 30 min

Nature in Shaanxi

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Mount Huashan ©
Mountain
Mount Huashan Huayin
4.6
Duration: 2h 30 min
Huaqing Palace ©
Hot Spring
Huaqing Palace Xi'an
3.7
Duration: 1h 30 min
Zhuque National Forest Park, Xi'an
Forest
Zhuque National Forest Park, Xi'an Hu County
5.0
Duration: 2h 30 min
Xianyang Taibai Mountain ©
Mountain
Xianyang Taibai Mountain Taibai County
5.0
Duration: 2h 30 min

Shopping in Shaanxi

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Muslim market ©
Gift & Specialty Shop
Muslim market Xi'an
4.3
Duration: 2h 30 min
Qinling Mountains
Civic Center
Qinling Mountains Foping County
4.4
Duration: 2h 30 min
Huixin Carved Stone
Civic Center
Huixin Carved Stone Huayin
4.0
Duration: 2h 30 min
Chang's Family Manor
Civic Center
Chang's Family Manor Mizhi County
4.0
Duration: 2h 30 min

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