“Chang' an Impression -- Tang Dynasty Grand Welcoming Ceremony” is the only performance of tourism culture in the world featuring culture and etiquette of Tang Dynasty. It is the solely state-level performance for the guests in China, and the first choice for people to feel the history of Xi’an City and culture of Splendid Tang Dynasty. From this performance, you can see the Chinese traditional culture, Xi’an local and native culture, City Wall’s featured culture and ancient guest greeting culture. It is an integration of the history of ancient capital city for 13 dynasties--- Chang’an (now with the name of Xi’an), its culture and customs along the ancient Silk Road, creating a magnificent and majestic city overview for you to feel the vigor of an oriental ancient capital city for thousands of years.
Tang Dynasty Grand Welcoming Ceremony
Guest greeting is given by an etiquette team of Tang Dynasty style, featuring royal etiquette and guards of honor with ancient Chinese flags and weapons, showing the pursuit of peace and prosperity by Chinese people.
Walking along the road of emperor -- the guests go along the road of emperor, led by the “official of Foreign Office of Tang Dynasty”, “maid” and “guide”.
Chanting for the guests-- the guests come to the ceremony square, where “director of Foreign Office of Tang Dynasty” and “official of Foreign Office of Tang Dynasty” chant to welcome them.
Greeting outside the city-- after chanting, drawbridge falls, and the door opens. “Warriors in golden armor” line up to welcome the guests into the Crescent Fortification.