Yunnan Province is home to the most ethnic minority groups in China and you will see vast and varying landscapes and attractions.
This is a private short stay package for the independent traveller.
DAY 1: ARRIVE KUNMING
You will be met at Kunming airport and transferred to your hotel. The rest of the day is free at your leisure.
DAYS 2-3: KUNMING TO DALI
Enjoy a tour to the picturesque Stone Forest where vast limestone columns rise in surreal shapes and images. (B,L) Tomorrow you will fly to Dali. Visit the Three Pagodas and cruise on Erhai Lake. In the evening stroll down Foreigner’s Street. (B,L)
DAYS 4-5: DALI TO LIJIANG
Visit Xizhou Village, the Ancient Quarter and the local market before travelling to the ‘living museum’ town of Lijiang where you will visit Black Dragon Pool. (B,L) Tomorrow explore Jade Dragon Snow Mountain before you visit the Baisha Frescoes and the Ancient Quarter. (B,L)
DAYS 6-7: LIJIANG TO ZHONGDIAN
Travel to Zhongdian, visiting Tiger Leaping Gorge en route. (B,L) The next day, enjoy a visit to the Baishui Terrace.(B,L)
DAYS 8-9: ZHONGDIAN TO KUNIMING
Visit the Songshanlin Monastery and Old Town. (B,L) The following day, fly back to Kunming and visit the Flower Market. (B,L)
DAY 10: DEPART KUNMING
After check-out this morning you will be transferred to Kunming airport where your arrangements end. (B)
# Shoulder and high season, Christmas and New Year’s Eve dinner surcharges apply.