Xianyang Travel Guide

Last updated by fabiowzgogo at 2015/5/14

Xianyang Overview

Lying in the hinterland of Shanxi Province, Xianyang City has the Weishui River cutting through its south, leans on Zongshan Mountain, and borders the provincial capital city, Xi'an, to the south, and Gansu Province to the north. It is the first stop of the ancient Silk Road. With one city, two districts and ten counties under its jurisdiction, Xianyang is a national level historical and cultural city. The population of Xianyang is 82,000 in the total of 619 square kilometers of urban district. (Post Code: 712000; District Number: 0910)

Now Xianyang is a medium model city, a first-grade open city as well as national historical and a cultural city. It is featured by the folk-custom tourism with yellow earth culture, such as paper-cutting, shadow figures, local snacks, custom village, and orchard etc. Therefore it is famous for this custom tour programs around the world.