The Terra Cotta Warriors Of WeiShan, Jinan

3.5
Ruin · Tourist Spot
The third-largest burial pit of terracotta warriors in China, The Terra Cotta Warriors Of WeiShan offers a vivid portrayal of how the Han dynasty aristocrats went to war. Inspect the typical battle formation of the Han army, with cavalrymen leading, followed by chariots and foot soldiers. The three pits, discovered halfway up the hill, hold over 100 painted terracotta warriors along with 400 funeral objects, including shields and ancient drums. Many of the horses, warriors, and chariots were severely damaged when the roof collapsed. PutThe Terra Cotta Warriors Of WeiShan into our Jinan online tour planner and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • About an hour's drive from Xian by coach. Xian is about a 2 hour flight from Beijing and has a population of 11.5 million. When you enter pit number 1 where 4,000 larger than life size statues meet...  more »
  • To see this in reality and not just in photographs was stunning - truly a once in a lifetime experience and worth the whole trip. The scale of this site is breath-taking . I loved the individual...  more »

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