9 Days Tour to Kunming, XishuangBanna, Lijiang, and Shangri-la
Suitable Time: All Year
Feature: a. This classic tour program is the one of the best choice while you first visit Yunnan.
b. No shopping!
You can consider to watch Yunnan Impression Show (Dynamic Yunnan) by extra expense.
Day – 02: Kunming – XishuangBanna
Depart from your hotel in the morning, you will take a 1.5 hrs drive to the Stone Forest, which is famous as the typical karst landform and known as the First Wonder of the World. After touring the scenic area (about 2 hours), continue drive to Jiuxiang scenic spots, it is praised as the “Home of Karst caves”.
Take the night flight to Jinghong City in XishuangBanna Dai Autonomous Prefecture located in south Yunnan Province.
Day – 03: XishuangBanna
After breakfast, transfer to visit Galanba (Olive Plain) with an elevation of 530 meters above the sea level, a small town where you will see typical Dai bamboo cabins, Dai ethnic villages, Mangting Park, tropical plants and colorful fruits. Visit the Morning Ganlanba bazaar, here you will see some ethnic people decorated colorful costume in the market.
After lunch, step cross a suspension bridge to visit Menglun Tropical Botanical Garden, which has the riches plant diversity in China.
Drive to Mengla Town in the late afternoon.
Day – 04: XishuangBanna – Lijiang
Today, you will have another unforgettable experience to enjoy the natural scenery at the Sanchahe Forest Part in Mengla. There is a air-pass about one kilometer long on the “looking up to the sky tree (Wang Tian Shu)”. Then Drive back to Jinghong.
Take the flight to Lijiang this night.
Day – 05: Lijiang
After breakfast, drive to Jade Dragon Snow Mt., take cable-car up to the Yak Meadow and hike for about 1 hour to enjoy the breathtaking view of the main peak (5596 m high). On the way back, visit Ganhaizi Meadow and Baishui River. Continue the trip, you will explore the Baisha Village and Baisha Murals, it is famous for the murals and the old town built about 600 years ago. These murals, combining the Han, Tibet and Naxi culture together, are a wonderful art form of minorities in west Yunnan, and vividly unfold the life of the minority people to us.
Day – 06: Lijiang
After visit Mufu (Mu’s Mansion) and Black Dragon Pond, you have a free time in Lijiang Ancient Town – walk down the cobblestone streets over 700 years and see the Naxi way of life which changed little over time.
Day – 07: Lijiang – Shangri-la
Day – 08: Shangri-la
Day – 09: Shangri-la – Kunming
Using Comfortable Hotel
Using Deluxe Hotel
Single Room Supplement
Remark: The price above are based on 2 persons sharing 1 standard room. If you prefer a single room on you own, please pay single room supplement.
Kunming New Era Hotel
Crowne Plaza Kunming City Centre
Jing Land Exhibition Hotel
Golden Zone Hotel Xishuangbanna
Mengla King Land Hotel
Mengla King Land Hotel (★★★★)
Hansange Hotel Lijiang
Crowne Plaza Lijiang Ancient Town
Shangri-La Zhaxidele Hotel
Paradise Hotel Shangri-la
The Quotation Including:
1. Stay in 4-star or 5-star hotels.
2. Using private 7-9 seats car (2-6 people) or 17-18 seats minibus (7-12 people) when travel and all transfer to hotels.
3. Three standard meals each day (daily buffet breakfast in the hotel, RMB50 per person for each lunch or dinner).
4. Domestic air fare and airport tax within Yunnan. (3 flight tickets, Kunming/Jinghong, Jinghong/Lijiang, Shangri-la/Kunming)
5. The tickets of the main gate for all the scenic spots.
6. English speaking guide (local tour guides in every city).
The Quotation Excluding:
1. International air fare and airport tax. Transportation fee for you to arrive or leave Kunming.
2. All air insurance.
3. Tips to guides and drivers.
4. Single Room Supplement.
5. Personal expenses.
The child who share one room with parents will got a special rate.
The price is not available for three Chinese Public Holidays:
a. Spring Festival (Chinese Festival) around Feb.
b. Labor Day: May 1st-7th.
c. National Day: Oct. 1st-7th.