Your wonderful Yunnan trip comes to the Spring City, Kunming, first. Our thoughtful tour guide and driver will provide you with on-time pick-up service at Kunming Airport and transfer you to the hotel by a comfortable vehicle. Leave your luggage and have a short break at the hotel. In the afternoon, follow our guide to explore Green Lake Park. Like a shining emerald, the lake boasts mirror-like views and flourishing plants.
If traveling in summer, you can admire gorgeous lotus flowers covering the lake, while in winter the park is full of gulls and you can feed them at a close distance. After lingering for a while, our driver will escort you back to the hotel.
Meals: No meals, advice freely available
Accommodation: Jinjiang Hotel ☆☆☆☆
The Stone Forest is an essential part of Kunming. Enjoying a well-known karst landscape, it is endowed with unique stalagmites clusters, with sharp peaks, deep caves and mighty waterfalls. Viewing these wonders, you will marvel at the power of nature.
After a hearty lunch, we will drive you to Jianshui Ancient Town. The duration is about 2 hours. Jianshui is a cultural city with a far-reaching history and boasts well-preserved old dwellings./p>
We arrange a fancy hotel inside the ancient city. By the way, the lantern-lit night view of the town is amazing for taking shots of.
Meals: Western buffet breakfast, Lunch
Accommodation: Lin An Hotel☆☆☆☆
Continue your Jianshui tour by a visit to the delightful Zhu Family Garden. The garden is a big residence complex of the Qing Dynasty (1644 - 1911), which was owned by a local celebrity surnamed Zhu. It covers a big living area, a grand ancestral temple as well as a stunning private garden.
Then drop by the Confucius Temple, where you can trace the profound culture of the Confucianism with the interpretation of our knowledgeable tour guide. After that follows a visit to a tofu (bean curd) workshop, where you can witness the whole making process of tofu and taste the fresh soy bean milk.
After the lunch break, a 3-hour private car ride will transfer you to Yuanyang County. Our guide will help you check into a local boutique hotel, and the rest of the day is left for your own arrangements.
Meals: Chinese breakfast, Lunch
Accommodation: Yunti Hotel☆☆☆☆
You need to get up a bit earlier this morning, as we will take you to Duoyishu Rice Terraces. It is a perfect place to appreciate the sunrise scene. At the spots like Aichun and Dawazhe, you can also capture the sea of clouds above the terraces.
Then head for Qingkou Hani Ethnic Village to enjoy the breathtaking idyllic scenery. If lucky enough, their Long Street Banquet will bring you an experience of a lifetime. Next, our guide will lead you to Laohuzui Terrace Fields, which is the most dangerous and grandest one in Yuanyang. Its bright color makes the terrace look like a giant oil painting. Besides, it also boasts the most splendid sunset scene among the all.
Meals: Chinese breakfast, Lunch.
Before saying goodbye to Yuanyang, our guide will navigate you to a local market. There you will have a glance at local people's bustling and lively life. People of minority nationalities wear their unique costumes and ornaments, even with a bamboo-weaved basket on their back for carrying baby. You can learn more about their customs, habits and living conditions by close contacts.
At last, this Kunming to Yuanyang Terrace with Jianshui trip will return to Kunming by a 6-hour private ride. Although the duration is a bit long, you can capture charming scenery along the way.
Meals: Chinese breakfast, Lunch
Accommodation: Jinjiang Hotel☆☆☆☆
Your 6 days private Kunming to Yuanyang tour package is going to end. Before leaving, we arrange another relaxing spot for you, the Flowers and Birds Market, where you could have a glimpse of various rare plants and pet birds as well as insects. They will constantly bring surprises to your eyes.
Then our guide will see you off at Kunming Airport for your onward flight home. We hope that you will have a nice journey home.
Meals: Western buffet breakfast
|2-3 travelers||4-5 travelers||6-9 travelers|
|￥ 7490||￥ 7000||￥ 4970|
Prices are per person in CNY based on double occupancy.Any parts of the itinerary e.g. tour length, activities & hotels can be tailored to your individual interests.
• Hotel accommodation with breakfasts
• Lunches as itinerary specifies
• Private English-speaking guides
• Private drivers & air-conditioned vehicles
• Entrance fees to tourist sites
• Entry visa fees
• Personal expenses
• Tips or gratuities for guides and drivers