The First Emperor's Mausoleum

Linma Rd Average Price: $ 24 per person


The  Mausoleum of the First Qin Emperor  ( Qin Shi Huang )  is located in  Lintong District ,  Xi'an ,  Shaanxi  province of China. This  mausoleum  was constructed over 38 years, from 246 to 208 BC, and is situated underneath a 76-meter tall tomb mound. The layout of the mausoleum is modeled on the  Qin  capital  Xianyang , divided into inner and outer cities. The circumference of the inner city is 2.5 km and the outer is 6.3 km. The tomb is located in the southwest of the inner city and faces east. The main tomb chamber housing the coffin and burial artifacts is the core of the architectural complex of the mausoleum.
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"the tomb, a pressed-down pyramid with a wide base (about 12,000 square meters) - now under an intense green cover - is less than one kilometer away from the terracotta warriors' museum site."

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