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Xian Map, China

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Xian Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Xian with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Xian useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Xian!

Xian History

During this period the first wall in Xian was formed.  The building process started in 194 BCE and finished four years later in 190 BCE.  Once completed, the wall was an amazing 25.7 km long and 12-16 km thick.  This famous wall enclosed an enormous area of 36 km.  In the same year the wall was completed, an imposing warlord, Dong Zhou, moved the government in order to avoid a conflict with opposing warlords.... read more

Xian Nightlife

Before heading out to your theater or club, be sure to check out the Terracotta Warriors.  This is one of China’s most memorable historical sites.  These soldiers were only unearthed back in 1974 by a well-digging peasant.  The First vault uncovered 6000 warriors and 2 don’t look alike.  This was built for the Emperor Qin Shihuang, who is credited for unifying China around 221 BC.  These soldiers were meant to... read more

Xian Travel Guide

With Xian being one of the oldest cities in China, there are many cultural attractions to take in. Xian has one of the oldest opera circuits in China.  The many types of architectural sites are also a must see.  There are many museums and monuments in Xian to explore and enjoy. However, Xian is also known as a haven for rock artists, hosting one of the largest underground musical venues.   read more

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