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Day01: Arrive Kunming
Flight to the capital city of Yunnan province, well-known as the “Eternal Spring city” -- Kunming. Guide meet and transfer to hotel for check-in.
Hotel: Kai Wah Plaza Hotel 5* or similar
Day02: Kunming (B/L/D)
After breakfast, proceed to Stone Forest Scenic Area, located in the southeast of Kunming in Lunan Yi Nationality Autonomous County. One of China’s national-level scenic resorts, the Stone Forest covers a total area of 350 square km and consist of geologic wonders of karts formations. Within the area, numerous stone peaks showing dissimilar shapes vie one another in their splendor, and the resort is thus praised as the “First Wonder under Heaven”. The area is also the habitat of the Sani ethnic people form one branch of the Chinese Yi ethnic nationality. Then proceed back to Kunming. En-route visit Baoshutang and the Colorful Yunnan.
Day03: Kunming / Chuxiong (BUS) (B/L/D)
After breakfast enjoy Puer tea show ,then visit dragon gate of West hills , then proceed to Chuxiong, en-route visit the World Dinosaur valley in Lufeng, Since 1938,dinosaur fossils have been found constantly in Lufeng.24 genus of 33 species and hundred of complete dinosaur fossils have been unearthed, which were considered as one of the most origin and age-old vertebrates fossils in an internal shape around the world. Visit Chuxiong Yi Minority Ancient City, enjoy Chang Jie(Long connecting tables) Banquet for dinner.
Hotel: Yi Minority ancient city hotel 4* or similar
Day04: Chuxiong / Dali (BUS) (B/L/D)
After breakfast ,transfer to Dali, upon arrival visit the symbol of Dali-three pagodas where include Chongshengsi buddism temply，then visit the fantastic Zhang`s garden where is in typical Bai architecture style House and enjoy the Three Course Tea show with singing and dancing performance. then visit Dali ancient town ,it was firstly built in the Ming Dynasty. The north and south gate-towers of the original city walls are still in existence today. Within the town, the “Foreigners Street” is the favorite place of the overseas visitors to relax and chat over their experiences.
Hotel: Asia star Hotel or similar
Day05: Dali / Shangri-la (BUS) (B/L/D)
After breakfast, transfer to Shangri-la by bus, en-route overveiw the first bend of Yangtze River, then visit Tiger Leaping Gorge. upon arrival, arrange dinner then visit Dukezong ancient town.
Hotel: Shangri-la Shiner hotel 4* or similar
Day06: Shangri-la / Lijiang (BUS) (B/L/D)
After breakfast, you can visit Shika snow Mountain by cable car , then visit Songzanlin lamasery,it is the largest Tibetan Buddhist temple in Yunnan province, then transfer back to Lijiang by bus, after dinner, check-in hotel.
Hotel: Wangfu Hotel or similar
Day07: Lijiang (B/L/D)
After breakfast, proceed to Yulong Snow Mountain. visit Baishui River and Ganhaizi Grassland. Then enjoy the fantastic show of impression Lijiang directed by famous director of Mr Zhang Yimeng, Also visit the Yu Shui Zhai，Yufengsi lama Buddhism Temple and Baisha fresco. Then visit Shuhe ancient town which is well preserved of Lijiang naxi people architecture and living style etc.
Day08: Lijiang / Kunming (B/L/D)
After breakfast visit the headstream of Lijiang water in ancient town --black dragon pool park, then visit Lijiang Dayan Ancient Town, with a history of more than 800 years. The scientifically deployed houses of Old Town have all well preserved. In the center of the Town lies Sifang Square (the Rectangular Street),from where smaller lanes branch out. The Town is crisscrossed by rivulets, and the streets are paved with colorful stone slabs which are free of mud or dust either in raining or dry seasons. Houses in the Old Town have earthen walls reinforced with wood frames and tile roofs. The courtyards are extensively planted with flowers and trees, thereafter,take domestic flight back to Kunming and check-in hotel.
Hotel: Bank Hotel/Kai Wah Plaza Hotel/Grand park Hotel
Day9 Kunming departure (B)
After breakfast, visit flower market,then departure.
Price Per Person in US Dollars (twin sharing):
Arrival in Kunming
Package Rate Per person
10 pax or up
- Sup. 1st class hotel accommodation based on double occupancy
- Daily American buffet breakfast and meals as listed in the itinerary
- English-conducted sightseeing tour specified as itinerary
- Baggage handling
- Domestic flight within China and China AIF
- International flight
- China visa
- Travel insurance
Tips to the guides and drivers(Suggested tips USD8*9days=USD72pp)
Hotels We Arranged:
- Kunming: Kai Wah Plaza Hotel http://www.kaiwahplaza.com/en/
- Chuxiong: Yi Minority ancient city hotel
- Dali: Asia star Hotel http://www.asiastargroup.com/
- Shangri-la: Shangri-la Shiner hotel http://www.shinerhotel.com/english/index.html
- Lijiang: Wangfu Hotel
* B-American Breakfast / L-Lunch / D-Dinner / SD-Special Dinner
* Gointochina.com reserves the right to change the order of visiting the attractions & change of the hotel (Similar Categories) without notice