12-day Incredible Yunnan Tour

Destinations: Kunming, Jianshui, Yuanyang, Dali, Lijiang, Shangri-la

Tour code: TCG-YN-02       

Try out a unique and exciting way to visit Yunnan, explore 3 ancient ethnic cities, experience Tibetan culture in the legendary Shangri-la, enjoy sunrise over the most beautiul rice terraces in the world, then bath in the sunshine of the City of Perpetual Spring for the last part of the tour.

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  • Day 1 Arrival/Kunming

    Transfer via: flight - on your own arrangement

    Meet your guide and driver at the airport, and then transfer to your hotel. Balance of the day at leisure.

  • Day 2 Kunming/Jianshui

    Transfer via: private vehicle

    Activities for today: Zhang Family's Garden, Confucian Temple, Jianshui Ancient Town.

    After breakfast leave for Jianshui. Upon arrival visit the Zhang Family's Garden, Confucian Temple and Jianshui Ancient Town.

  • Day 3 Jianshui/Yuanyang

    Transfer via: private vehicle

    Activities for today: Double Dragon Bridge, Tiger Mouth Rice Terraces

    Visit the Double Dragon Bridge. Later drive to Yuanyang to view the breathtaking terraced rice paddy fields and the sunset at Tiger Mouth.

  • Day 4 Yuanyang/Kunming

    Transfer via: private vehicle

    Activities for today: Duoyishu Rice Terraces, Local Hani or Yi Minority Village

    Get up early to enjoy the awesome beautiful terraced rice paddy fields and the sunrise at Duoyishu. Later visit a local ethnic fair at Xinjie Town prior to drive back to Kunming.

  • Day 5 Kunming/Dali

    Transfer via: domestic flight - on our arrangement

    Activities for today: Three Pagodas, Boat on Erhai Lake

    After a hearty breakfast, be escorted to the airport for the flight to Dali. Visit the Three Pagodas and then take a fisherman's boat to watch his cormorants catching fish in Erhai Lake.

  • Day 6 Dali/Lijiang

    Transfer via: private vehicle

    Activities for today: Xizhou Old Town, Bai Minority's Houses, Lijiang Old Town, Black Dragon Pool Park

    We'll start the day with an opportunity to visit Xizhou Old Town, that covers Bai Minority's unique houses and traditions. Then we head to Lijiang and join our local guide for a tour of this romantic old town and its famous Black Dragon Pool Park.

  • Day 7 Lijiang

    Activities for today: Yuhu Village, Joseph Rock's Former Residence, murals in Baisha Village, Suhe Old Town

    Today a chance to explore the must-see sights such as Yuhu Village, Joseph Rock's Former Residence, murals in Baisha Village and Suhe Old Town.

    Recommend evening ethnic show -- Lishui Jinsha.

  • Day 8 Lijiang/Shangri-la

    Transfer via: private vehicle

    Activities for today: Shigu Old Town, Tiger Leaping Gorge

    Enjoy a scenic drive along the highway before a chance to visit the beautiful Shigu Old Town and Tiger Leaping Gorge. Continue drive to the Shangri-La Old Town for overnight.

  • Day 9 Shangri-la

    Activities for today: Pudacuo National Park, Gedan Songzanlin Lamasery, Zhongdian Old Town

    This morning is spent exploring the Pudacuo National Park, famous for its plants, lakes, rare animals and birds. You could even visit Gedan Songzanlin Lamasery, a temple which is nicknamed " The Lesser Potala Palace". This evening enjoy time to explore the Zhongdian Old Town.

  • Day 10 Shangri-la/Kunming

    Transfer via: domestic flight - on our arrangement

    Activities for today: Western Mountains & Dragon Gate

    Transfer to the airport for the flight to Kunming. Drive to visit the beautiful Western Mountains. Standing in its historic Dragon Gate, you can get a commanding view of the beautiful Dian Lake.

  • Day 11 Kunming

    Activities for today: Stone Forest

    Today's excursion will take you to the Stone Forest. It is the most famous tourist attraction in Kunming - a typical formation of Karst topography. Afternoon free at leisure in Kunming.

  • Day 12 Kunming/Exit

    Transfer via: flight - on your own arrangement

    After breakfast, bid farewell to Yunnan as you fly home. You may choose to extend your visit and Discover More with a post tour to Guilin, Chengdu, Beijing or Shanghai available at attractive rates.

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