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Yata Road, Yanta District, Xi'an 710061, China
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

If you are in Xi’an, go see this. There is nothing like it in the US. It was history and character. I would recommend going in the cooler months though, it gets quite hot.

Thank sjreviewer
Reviewed 5 days ago

Nice to visit but the highlight , to me, is the Terra Cotta army without any comparisons. A lot of walking to visit the pagoda .

Thank SinceWed
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I arrived 3 mins after the show started (21:00). Very packed but got an OK spot near the very top of the north square (helps to be taller than most). Couldn't really hear the music. So it was mostly a visual spectacle. After 10 mins...More

Thank Toni V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Bellagio or the fountains in Dubai it is not but it is still pretty cool. Very busy and crowded.... you need to get there 20 minutes + to get a good view.

Thank Todd T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I will start out by saying that we only visited this in the day, and was told it's a must see at night... However, time constraints stopped us from that plan and we ventured out there in the day. Easily, accessible via the very good...More

1  Thank Luke W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

try to avoid tourist traps of people taking photos etc, go in the evening for the music fountain and get some great photos.

Thank Baizhou C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The stories, the history, the tales, the lights and the energy in the atmosphere is definitely worth the effort to visit. You should visit in the late day so you can be there in the evening and see the changes with the lights and energy....More

Thank picositter
Reviewed July 7, 2018

We took the MTR Line 3 to Dayanta station. We went at night when the temperatures had cooled off. We loved watching the children play in the puddles after the water show. Great photo opportunities. There are lots of street food stalls just outside the...More

Thank T S
Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

Evenings see the folks throng this place...it’s beautiful... Some days you will find performances and entrance is free When you get tired of the park you can also do shopping as inside there is a beautiful mall with all the designers like H&M among others...More

Thank Baska O
Reviewed June 29, 2018

Enjoyed a gorgeous walk at night through this area. The illuminations were spectacular and the 'dancing Grannies' were delightful.

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April 10, 2017|
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Response from BrotherYo | Reviewed this property |
Good morning, Yes to all your questions. This is an area that easily accessible and where you can find easy transportation around. I recommend that you ask your Concierge for Subway access and other means. Have a fun trip to... More
October 4, 2015|
Response from GRACE611 | Reviewed this property |
Yep~As far as i know~every night on 20:30 in September~