Xian Gao's Family Courtyard Layover Tour

Xian Layover Tour of Gao's Family Courtyard

Tour code: XA-PL-13
Focus: Xian Gao's Family Courtyard including Shadow Opera
Updated: 2018-January-19

Tour Profile

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


Be picked up from Xian Airport by English speaking tour guide and private vehicle at confirmed time.

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 Xian Airport after the tour.
(no Lunch or dinner)


Friendly Note of Gao's Family Courtyard Layover 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. Lunch or dinner is not included in this Gao's Family Courtyard layover tour. It is available to add a meal based on extra cost.

Quotation for No-Shopping Tour

  • 1 people: 183
  • 2 people: 99
  • 3 people: 81
  • 4 people: 66
  • 5 people: 56
  • 6 people: 50
  • 7 people: 53
  • 8 people: 48
  • 9 people: 45
  • 10-15people: 40
  • 16-25people: 35
  • 26-37people: 29

  • 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 airport.
  • Exclude ↓
  • Meal,
  • Gratuities to guides and drivers,
  • Personal expense.

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