The Terracotta Army Museum, the most fascinating sight in China was listed as a UNESCO world cultural heritage in year 1987, shortly after its discovery in 13 years ago. It is one of the largest mausoleum in scale, with rich composition of structuring and peculiar content. Together with the Pyramids in Egypt and Greece sculptures, the Mausoleum of Qin Emperor is the treasure of human culture. It is the most extraordinary archaeology achievement of the 20th century.
Opening Hours and Tickets of Terracotta Warriors and Horses in Emperor Qinshihuang’s Mausoleum
|All Area||Mar - Nov||Adult||150|
|All Area||Dec - Feb||Adult||120|
Directions of Getting There
Air – XIY (Xi’an Xianyang)
At Xi’an Airport Third Terminal take a bus to Lintong 临潼 (~CNY 30), at Lintong take Route 1 transfer to Terracotta Warriors Museum. The bus interval from airport to Lintong is not that frequent.
From the airport, head to Xi’an Railway Station by airport shuttle (~CNY 27 for an hour). At East Square of Xi’an Railway Station, take Route 306, 914, 915 or Tour bus no. 5(游5路) to Terracotta Warriors Museum (around 1 hour). [Recommended]
You could hire private couch(green) for around CNY 200 to the Museum. Drivers could suggest other places as well, stick to depart at Terracotta Warriors Museum for around CNY 200
Train – Xi’an Railway Station
Take Route 306, 914, 915 or Tour bus no. 5(游5路) at Eastern Square of Railway Station could arrive at Terracotta Warriors Museum (around 1 hour). Take 306 if you have a choice, this is a direct route which shortens the journey into 40 minutes (~CNY 7).