Xian Holidays

Home to the striking Terracotta Army, Xian is the birthplace of Chinese civilisation.

See the 10,000 Chinese warriors in all their glory, lined up ready for battle in this Ming-era destination that's rife with history. Tour the Wild Goose Pagoda, the symbol of Xian city, and visit the Muslim quarter to find bustling markets and culture.

Twin your trip to Xian with a visit to Beijing, home to the Great Wall, or visit Shanghai for its metropolis atmosphere. 

 

Destination Highlights
  • One of the oldest cities in China
  • Home to the striking Terracotta Army
  • Tour the Wild Goose Pagoda
  • See a Tang Dynasty show

Flight Time

Indirect flights are available from Ireland via Beijing

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Average weather in January

Avg. temp
Avg. rainfall
Beijing
-4ºC
3mm
Shanghai
4ºC
39mm
Guilin
8ºC
88mm
Hong Kong
16ºC
29mm

Average weather in February

Avg. temp
Avg. rainfall
Beijing
-1ºC
5mm
Shanghai
6ºC
59mm
Guilin
10ºC
98mm
Hong Kong
18ºC
57mm

Average weather in March

Best travel weather

Avg. temp
Avg. rainfall
Beijing
7ºC
17mm
Shanghai
9ºC
81mm
Guilin
14ºC
147mm
Hong Kong
20ºC
43mm

Average weather in April

Best travel weather

Avg. temp
Avg. rainfall
Beijing
14ºC
26mm
Shanghai
15ºC
102mm
Guilin
20ºC
214mm
Hong Kong
24ºC
120mm

Average weather in May

Best travel weather

Avg. temp
Avg. rainfall
Beijing
20ºC
44mm
Shanghai
20ºC
115mm
Guilin
24ºC
354mm
Hong Kong
26ºC
218mm

Average weather in June

Avg. temp
Avg. rainfall
Beijing
25ºC
72mm
Shanghai
24ºC
152mm
Guilin
27ºC
437mm
Hong Kong
28ºC
463mm

Average weather in July

Avg. temp
Avg. rainfall
Beijing
27ºC
185mm
Shanghai
29ºC
128mm
Guilin
29ºC
223mm
Hong Kong
29ºC
496mm

Average weather in August

Avg. temp
Avg. rainfall
Beijing
26ºC
156mm
Shanghai
29ºC
133mm
Guilin
29ºC
140mm
Hong Kong
29ºC
569mm

Average weather in September

Best travel weather

Avg. temp
Avg. rainfall
Beijing
21ºC
55mm
Shanghai
24ºC
156mm
Guilin
27ºC
87mm
Hong Kong
27ºC
358mm

Average weather in October

Best travel weather

Avg. temp
Avg. rainfall
Beijing
14ºC
35mm
Shanghai
19ºC
61mm
Guilin
22ºC
70mm
Hong Kong
26ºC
137mm

Average weather in November

Avg. temp
Avg. rainfall
Beijing
5ºC
17mm
Shanghai
13ºC
51mm
Guilin
17ºC
64mm
Hong Kong
22ºC
24mm

Average weather in December

Avg. temp
Avg. rainfall
Beijing
-1ºC
3mm
Shanghai
7ºC
35mm
Guilin
11ºC
52mm
Hong Kong
17ºC
37mm

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