Giant Wild Goose Pagoda – one of the oldest buildings in China, and one of the most famous landmarks in the city. It is located just 2km south of Xi’an.
More Chinese history is revealed at Shaanxi History Museum – one of the four largest museums in China.
The Bell Tower and the Drum Tower – two famous historic buildings in central Xi’an where you get great views of the city.
Hire a bicycle and take a tour around the Xi’an City Wall, a beautifully preserved wall from the Ming Dynasty that runs around the entire city.
The Muslim Quarter – contains the oldest mosque in China, the Great Mosque of Xi’an, which lies alongside a bazaar with food stalls, souvenirs, clothes and local handicrafts.