Private Xi’an 1-Day Tour to Famen Temple and Qianling Mausoleum

Come and join this private day trip from Xian to Famen Temple and Qianling Mausoleum, you will know more about the history and religion of the Tang Dynasty. The private tour guide will lead you to see the finger bone of the Buddha and explore Empress Wu Zetian's mausoleum. She is the only women to have ruled China.

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9 hours


Hotel pickup available


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  • What's included :
    • Private English-speaking guide
    • Private driver & air-conditioned vehicle
    • Entrance fees to the sites
    • Two bottled water per day for each traveler
    • Entry/Admission - Famen Temple (Famen Si)
    • Entry/Admission - Tomb of Emperor Tang Gaozong (Qianling)
    What's excluded :
    • Tips or gratuities for guide and driver
    • Meals
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Famen Temple (Famen Si), Famen Zhen, Fufeng County 722200 China

    Your tour guide and driver will pick you up at your self-booked hotel at the appointed time. Then drive to a holy place of Buddhism, Famen Temple, and it will take about 1.5-2 hours on the way. Upon arrival, you will go sightseeing at Namaste Dagoba of 148 meters (160 yards) and worship a finger bone of the Gautama Buddha (Sakyamuni). This Famen Temple tour lasts for about 2-2.5 hours. Lunch is not included but surely the guide will be willing to give you some advice.

    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Tomb of Emperor Tang Gaozong (Qianling), Western Route, Xi'an China

    Afterwards, you will be driven to Qianling Mausoleum in about an hour. It is the tomb of Emperor Gaozong and Empress Wu Zetian, the only woman to have ruled China. There you will see a lot of stone statues along the Spirit Way and also view the Blank Tablet, the Qijie Bei (Tablet of Seven Elements) and the 61 stone statues of foreign diplomats. Later you can enjoy various colorful murals of court ladies during the Tang Dynasty (618 - 907 AD) in the Tomb of Princess Yong Tai.

    Then your day tour comes to an end and the guide and driver will drive you about an hour back to your hotel.

    Duration: 2 hours

  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    The tour guide and driver will pick you up at your centrally located hotel in Xian.
    Departure Time :
    9:00 AM
    Return Detail :
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


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Organised by Travel China Guide

Activity ID: V-7493P90

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