Top 10 attractions in Shaanxi, China

By Lu Na
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  Terracotta Army (秦始皇兵马俑)

Terracotta Army []

The Terracotta Army, also called the Terra Cotta Warriors and Horses, is a collection of terracotta sculptures depicting the armies of Qin Shi Huangdi (the first emperor of China).

The museum consists of three huge pits, as well as the hall of the two bronze chariots and horses. Covering an area of 22,780 square meters, over 8,000 terra cotta soldiers and horses, and over 10,000 bronze weapons, were discovered across the three different pits. The museum is a treasure trove of the Qin Dynasty's military, science and technology, art and culture. It has been listed as an UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Admission:150 yuan (high season)

                   120 yuan (low season)

Best time to visit:all year round

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