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Authentic Old Xi'an Back Street Food Tour

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    Stop At: Yongxingfang, Xinjie St, Zhong Lou Shang Quan, Xincheng Qu, Xian Shi, Shaanxi Sheng, China

    This 3-hour non-touristy local food night tour lets you try out more than 15 kinds of authentic Xi’an local food. This tour is not just about food but also about the folk culture, traditional cooking methods and interesting drinking ceremony. Have fun with locals in a lively and colorful cultural area with dozens of workshops. Watch local chefs prepare numerous dishes such as tofu pudding, hand cut round noodles and savory meats. Learn about the local cuisine over unlimited beers and sodas, and enjoy a last local ice cream stop at the end.

    Duration: 3 hours
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    Departure Point
    Hilton Xi'an, 199 Xinjie St, Zhong Lou Shang Quan, Xincheng Qu, Xian Shi, Shaanxi Sheng, China
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • English-speaking tour guide service fee
    • Food tasting (enough for dinner)
    • Unlimited local beer
    • Unlimited local drinks
    • 1 ice cream
    • Alcoholic Beverages
    • Entry/Admission - Yongxingfang
    • Gratuities
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Personal expense
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Minimum drinking age is 18 years
    • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
    • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
    • Please wear comfortable walking shoes
    • Meeting point is Hilton hotel lobby (Dongxinjie street) or your hotel lobby according to your booking.
    • Stroller accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Sunday was an outstanding tour guide. She gave tons of history and background information about the foods and neighborhoods.
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    Sunday was wonderful guide, showing us around spots that only locals eat, introducing us to new dishes, and taking lots of pictures for us along the way (she knows all the best food spots and the most instagrammable spots!). The tour was highly personalized and it felt almost
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    Our guide, Sunday, was there waiting for us at the Hilton and what a feast followed. We were taken to quite a few local eateries - some you would not have known were there. We had a dish on tiny chairs and table on the pavement with the locals. There was so much food we were
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    Sunday took myself and my friend on the most amazing private tour. She was full of so much history and local knowledge it really made our trip so special. The tour itself was only meant to have a few dishes includes and we easily ate 12-15 different local flavors proving that
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    Our guide, Sunday, was wonderful and seemed to know all the right places to hit. From the garlic eggplant and lamb skewers at the Chinese Muslim place to the open air stalls specializing in one item each, everything we tasted was amazing. When I thought we couldn't eat any
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