Xian Gao's Family Courtyard Half Day Tour

Xian Half Day Tour of Gao's Family Courtyard

Tour code: XA-PF-13
Focus: Gao's Family Courtyard include Shadow Opera
Updated: 2018-February-01

Tour Profile

  • Tour type: Xian private tour
  • Departure: daily
  • Duration: half day
  • Escorted: yes
  • Language: English
  • Level: easy
  • Kids or elders: possible
  • Starting place: hotel in Xian
  • Finishing place: hotel in Xian


Be picked up from your hotel in downtown Xian by English speaking tour guide and private vehicle at 08:30 am for morning half day tour  or 1:30 pm for afternoon half day tour in Xian.

Drive to visit Gao's Family Courtyard. Gao's Family Courtyard is located in the busy Muslim Quarter in Xian. With a history of more than 400 years, it was the former residence of an official of the Ming Dynasty. The Courtyard is one of the well-preserved courtyards in Xi'an. The visitors can enjoy the traditional Chinese culture, including old houses, antique furniture, paper-cutting and shadow puppet.
Shadow puppet is a traditional folk art in China. It is acted by colorful figures made from paper, which are manipulated by rods in the puppeteers. Accompanied by music and singing in Shaanxi dialect, the plays usually tell the legends and stories in the folk.

Be transferred back to your hotel in Xian after the tour.
(no Lunch or dinner)

Friendly Note of Gao's Family Courtyard Half Day Tour
1. This private half day tour is arranged for you exclusively with private Xian local vehicle, experienced driver and Xian English speaking tour guide.
2. The sunshine is very strong in Xian, Sunglass is useful in summer.
3. A pair of soft and comfortable shoes is helpful when you walk in attractions.
4. The Gao's Family Courtyard is located on the Muslim Street. You can find many decious snacks here.
5. The Gao's Family Courtyard is in downtown Xian. If you would like to visit other attractions nearyby, Such as City Wall, Big Wild Goose Pagoda, Bell and Drum Tower, Provincial History Museum, Stele Forest, Great Mosque, etc, please inform us in adavance. The half day tour will be chaged to a one day Xian tour.
6. Traffic in Xian is heavy, especially during the rush hour. Please inform us your flight or train information when you make reservation if the half day tour is followed by a flight or train.
7. Lunch or dinner is not included in this Gao's Family Courtyard half day tour. It is available to add a meal based on extra cost.
8. Travelers may talk about the departure and finish time when make reservation with Xian trip advisor. But please keep in mind, this is a half day tour, last around 4 hours.
9. Gao's Family Courtyard half day tour can be started from airport or train station based on extra airport or train station transfer cost.

Quotation for No-Shopping Tour

  • 1 people: 114
  • 2 people: 64
  • 3 people: 50
  • 4 people: 42
  • 5 people: 37
  • 6 people: 34
  • 7 people: 32
  • 8 people: 31
  • 9 people: 29
  • 10-15people: 26
  • 16-25people: 22
  • 26-37people: 17

  • Include ↓
  • Air-conditioned private car or van,
  • Admission fee of mentioned attractions,
  • English-speaking tour guide,
  • Fuel, expressway cost and parking cost,
  • Pick-up from and transfer back to your hotel.
  • Exclude ↓
  • Meal,
  • Gratuities to guides and drivers,
  • Personal expense.

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