3pm in the afternoon, let's meet in the lobby of Bell Tower hotel which is at the downtown center of Xi'an. Then walk to the famous Shuyuanmen culture street, here you can see many old buildings which was ever the scholars family courtyard and famous ancient academy hundred years ago. Now it still serves for selling the ink, paper, calligraphy brushes and inkstone with other small artifacts. Here you will follow the master to make a traditional Chinese seal-engraving work in a local nice tea house nearby, and bring it back home as a gift. The included seal rock is Shoushan rock, you can also choose your other favorite rock with paying extra expense, because the different seal rock material expense varies very differently. Then have a taste of local traditional desert and have afternoon tea break to relax yourself here. Walking through the City Wall park from here to the South Gate to feel the locals life and touch this 600 years history Ming Dynasty City Wall, the whole City Wall is 14 kilometer long and it is the best preserved City Wall in China, reputated for another China Great Wall. The beautiful moat river and many locals doing exercises here, Taichi,Singing opera,dancing,a real local life experience. Our tour will be finished at the South Gate of City Wall, you can buy the ticket to get on the top of City Wall by your own expense. Or ask me what to do or eat next.
Hi there, We are part of the Global Urban Adventure team- as Xi'an Urban Adventures, pioneer of Aiming to provide you BEST DAY EVER, with a small team- Owen & Dodo,Michelle,Michael, we are ready to take you around!All of us have been a professional tour guide for more than 14 years, and we are all very familiar with Xi’an, from its culture, to its history, to all the yummy food shops in the local markets and backstreets. Introducing the history and local culture to the international friends is our hobby and passion, as professional local insiders, we can show you the real Xi'an, come to join our tours. We will not disappoint you. We have four experiences on Airbnb now 1,Best Day-Terracotta Warriors Discovery 2,Old Street&Chinese Seal-Engraving Class 3,Evening City Wall&Taste of Old Downtown 4,Xi'an Memory-Old Village&Zhaoling Museum
Local traditional desert
Local taditional tea tasting for afternoon
Learning experience: follow the master to learn to make a traditional Chinese seal-engraving work and bring it back home as…
-Shuyuanmen Culture street: A very famous old cultral street in Xi'an, a good place to take some gifts back home from here. -Learning experience: learn to make traditional Chinese seal-engraving work and bring it back home as gift. -City Wall park: Walk along the city wall of Ming Dynasty, the best preserved and longest city wall in China,about 14kilometers long..
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Departure time: 3pm in the afternoon Meeting place: In the lobby of the Bell Tower hotel, you can take Metro line 2 to the station(Zhonglou/Bell Tower), Exit C.
Old Street&Chinese Seal-engraving Class