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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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  • Not as crowded as the Terracotta Army but not as amazing either. This actually demonstrates just how exceptional the TA is. 
  • We went to there when we were going to take out flight. It is near Xian airport, with fewer tourists. There are three parts you can visit including the exhibition hall, the underground exhibition, and...  more »
  • We were offered this trip as an extra to the Terracotta warriors , and it was well worth the trip. All the pits are below ground and covered by glass , so you need to wear plastic covers over your sho...  more »