14 days in Shaanxi Itinerary

14 days in Shaanxi Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Yulin
— 1 day
2
Baoji
— 2 nights
3
Huayin
— 2 nights
4
Xi'an
— 6 nights

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Yulin

Yulin
Yulin is a prefecture-level city in the Shanbei region of Shaanxi province, China, bordering Inner Mongolia to the north, Shanxi to the east, and Ningxia to the west. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): take in panoramic vistas at Yulin Drum Tower, take in panoramic vistas at Zhenbeitai Observation Deck, thensee Great Wall Ruins of Qin Dynasty, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Lingxiao Tower of Yulin.

To find maps, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Yulin trip planner.

Seattle, USA to Yulin is an approximately 21-hour flight. Traveling from Seattle to Yulin, you'll lose 16 hours due to the time zone difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) to allow time to travel to Baoji.

Things to do in Yulin

Historic Sites
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Baoji

Baoji ©
'' is a prefecture-level city in western Shaanxi province, People's Republic of China.GeographyThe prefecture-level city of Baoji has a population of 3,716,731 according to the 2010 Chinese census, inhabiting an area of 18172km². Your inner history buff will appreciate Datang qinwang Mausoleum and Jiangziya Diaoyutai Scenic Resort. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Famen Temple (Famen Si) and Baoji Famensi Museum. Change things up with these side-trips from Baoji: Red River Valley Forest Park (in Mei County) and Qishan County (Wuzhangyuan Zhuge Liang Temple & Qishan Zhougong Temple). The adventure continues: take an in-depth tour of Baoji Bronze Ware Museum, go for a walk through Tiantai Mountian Scenic Resort, and contemplate the long history of Dasan Barrier.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Baoji online route planner.

Explore your travel options from Yulin to Baoji with the Route module. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Huayin.

Things to do in Baoji

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trips

Fufeng County, Qishan County, Red River Valley Forest Park
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Wuzhangyuan Zhuge Liang Temple ©
Wuzhangyuan Zhuge Liang Temple
Baoji Bronze Ware Museum ©
Baoji Bronze Ware Museum
Famen Temple (Famen Si) ©
Famen Temple (Famen Si)

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Huayin

Huayin ©
"Huayin" translates literally as "to the north of Mount Hua," which says a lot about this city inextricably linked to the sacred Taoist mountain.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Thu): take a stroll around Huixin Carved Stone, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Huashan, and then hike along Mountain Huashan Plank Trail. On the 8th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Xiyue Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Yuquan Courtyard of Huashan, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Canglong Temple, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Shaohua Mountain National Forest Park.

To find reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Huayin vacation builder app.

Traveling by car from Baoji to Huayin takes 3.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Xi'an.

Things to do in Huayin

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Shaohua Mountain National Forest Park
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Mount Huashan ©
Mount Huashan
Mountain Huashan Plank Trail ©
Mountain Huashan Plank Trail

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Xi'an

Xi'an ©
Historians often describe Xi'an, capital city for over a dozen dynasties, as the birthplace of Chinese civilization.
Appreciate the collections at The Museum of Qin Terra-cotta Warriors and Horses and Shaanxi History Museum. Shop till you drop at Muslim market and Century Jinhua Mall (South Main Street). Go for a jaunt from Xi'an to Xianyang to see Weibin Park about 40 minutes away. There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of Big Wild Goose Pagoda (Dayanta), explore the ancient world of Xi'an City Wall (Chengqiang), browse the different shops at Paris spring department Store (Changan road), and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Xi'an Mosque.

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You can drive from Huayin to Xi'an in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In February, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Xi'an

Historic Sites Shopping Museums

Side Trip

Weibin Park
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Big Wild Goose Pagoda (Dayanta) ©
Big Wild Goose Pagoda (Dayanta)
Xi'an City Wall (Chengqiang) ©
Xi'an City Wall (Chengqiang)