Day 1: Kuala Lumpur – Xi'an
Arrive in Xi’an at 23:15. As one of the oldest cities in the world, Xi’an is enriched with glorious history and culture. Not only the birthplace of China, it is also the origin of human civilianization in Asia and the center of prehistoric period. Upon arrival, our guide will greet you at the airport and accompany to hotel for check-in assistance.
Our wonderful trip will start with Ancient City Wall. First built in early Ming Dynasty (1378), this 600 years old wall also served as a strong defense system and a symbol of Xi’an. Stop by at Jade Shop to see the exquisite art of jade carving. A tasty Halal lunch will be ready for us then, followed by afternoon prayers at local Mosque. Afternoon programs includes North Square of Big Wild Goose Pagoda, where Asia’s largest music fountain is located. The last one Xi’an Museum and an outside tour at Small Wild Goose Pagoda.
The morning opens the high light of the whole trip – the visit to Museum of the Qin Terracotta Warriors and Horses - one of the greatest archaeological discoveries in the world. With three exhibition halls, the largest of which is 180 meters by 60 meters, housing the continuing excavation of an army of 8,000 terracotta soldiers and horses that guard the tomb of Qin Shihuang, the very first emperor of the unified China. And a tour to Three-Color Ceramic Factory helps to know the process of making terracotta. Visit Silk Store to get the finest products. The prayers will be spent at Great Mosque – one of the oldest and largest in China. We will also take a look at the famous Muslim Quarter.
Day 4: Xi'an – Kuala Lumpur (B/L/D)
Check out in the morning. Our major spotlight today is Da Ming Palace National Heritage Park. Built in the great Tang Dynasty (705 AD), it covered an area 4 times larger than Forbidden City in Beijing, now consisting Dan Feng Gate, Lin De Temple, Han Yuan Temple and Tai Ye Pool. Coming up is Drum & Bell Tower Square. The two towers were built in early Ming Dynasty (more than 300 years ago), and have been acknowledged as one of the landmark of Xian. After prayers at Dongxin Street Mosque, we will have the blast shopping at Min Le Yuan Pedestrian. And private transfer will be ready for us to depart in the evening.