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Tomb of Emperor Jingdi (Hanyangling), Xi'an

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Located at Zhangjiawan Village near the city, Tomb of Emperor Jingdi (Hanyangling) represents a tomb for the noteworthy emperor Liu Qi of the Han Dynasty (206 BCE-24 CE) and his empress Wang. Built in 153 CBE, the site covers a vast area of 20 sq km (7.7 sq mi) and contains an abundance of magnificent cultural relics. As you arrive, explore many of mausoleum's attractions such as the emperor's and empress' tomb, the ceremonial site, the burial pits, and the graveyard of human sacrifices. The entire site was arranged in strict order, signifying the importance of social structure and respect for the hierarchy. You can also visit the museum which showcases many excavated artifacts, including pottery warriors, animals, chariots, and other archaeological finds. Arrange your visit to Tomb of Emperor Jingdi (Hanyangling) and discover more family-friendly attractions in Xi'an using our Xi'an itinerary maker.
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  • Cathy with Odyssey Tours explained the history of Emperor Jungdi, she is a great tour guide and really captured our imaginations.  more »
  • This is an underground tomb where the Emperor Jing of Han is buried, only a part of the site had been uncovered. Actual site is pretty big, total area of about 10 square kilometers !!! The uncovered p...  more »
  • The terracotta warriors in miniature and without the crowds! Very well presented and worth going to see- the detail in the figures is superb and you can see the archaelogists still working  more »