Vicky Wen
Tour designer

Another side of China that is original, peaceful and colorful, all in Yunnan: Kunming, Lijiang and Dali. let's make it a trip to remember!

Tour Type : Private Tour

Best Season :Summer

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Day by Day Tour Itinerary


Kunming Arrival (International Flight not Included)

Activities: Airport pick-up and transfer


Today you will land in Kunming, our local Kunming tour guide will pick you up and transfer to hotel for check-in. Time to relax or explore around.

Good to Know:

  • You can book your own flight or train to enter Kunming, also, we will be happy to offer help. Just contact us for our latest airfare deals.


Kunming Travel

Activities: The Stone Forest


Visit the jaw-dropping site of Stone Forest, about 2 hours by car from Kunming city. The various shapes of karst landscape was formed due to millions of years' movement of Earth. The Stone Forest area is the home of the Sani people, their folk customs has become one spectacular scene, the colorful embroidery and minority dances combine with the natural sceneries, which will surely leave you a deep impression.

The Stone Forest


Kunming to Dali, Flight No.TBA

Activities: Ancient City of Dali, Shaxi Ancient Town, Airport transfer


Enjoy some morning free time in Kunming. Fly to Dali and check in upon arrival.

We will go to Shaxi Ancient Town which is listed by the World Monuments Fund as one of the world's 100 most endangered sites. Shaxi town was built on the remains of an ancient market town and was once an active trade stop on the Southern Silk Road that connected southwest China's hinterland with Southeast Asia and on to Europe.

We will feel up the peaceful atmosphere at Dali Ancient Town.

Shaxi Ancient Town


Dali to Lijiang

Activities: Houses of Bai People in Xizhou, Lijiang Ancient Town


In the morning, we will drive for 4 hours to Lijiang. Check in upon arrival and have simple lunch.

Visit the Bai poeple's hometown at Xizhou Village and visit Lijiang Ancient Town.

Handwork in Lijiang Ancient City


Lijiang Travel

Activities: The Jade Dragon Snow Mountain(Yak Meadow), Naxi Village


The sublime Jade Dragon Snow Mountain is a highlight to any Yunnan tour. Today our local tour guide will take you to this wonderful site and you will definitely make a day of it.

After lunch we will visit a humble Naxi Village. It is significant to the Naxi as the birthplace of "Tusi" (the Chinese word means chieftain of a clan) of Mu clan.

Naxi Village


Lijiang to Shangri la

Activities: Tiger Leaping Gorge


The drive to Shangri-La is a scenic journey. On the way, we will stop to visit Tiger Leaping Gorge.

Check in upon arrival in Shangri-La.

Tiger leaping Gorge


Shangri la Travel

Activities: Pudacuo National Park, Visit Tibetan Family


Shangri-La is an amazing destination for your China holiday. Today we will visit Pudacuo National Park. Also, a local Tibetan family will give you a warm welcome for a short visit.

Shudu Lake in Pudacuo National Park


Shangri la Departure ( Flight excluded)

Activities: Airport transfer


Take a flight to your destination. Thanks for traveling with us and hope to see you again soon!

Terms & Conditions

Price Inclusion

  • Entrance fees.
  • Meals listed in the itinerary.
  • Private transfers.
  • Private English-speaking guide and driver.
  • Hotels listed in the itinerary.
  • Service Charge & Taxes.
  • China Life Tourist Accident/Casualty Insurance.
  • Luggage Transfers.

Price Exclusion

  • International Airfare or Train Tickets to enter or leave China.
  • China Entry Visa Fees.
  • Excess Baggage Charges.
  • Personal Expenses.
  • Any meals that are not mentioned in the tour itinerary.
  • Single Room Supplement.

Special Terms

  • Price may change during some Chinese festivals.
  • Price is subject to change based on exchange rate.
  • We accept both on-line payment (by Paypal® and Moneybookers®) and wire transfer.
  • A deposit of 10% ot the total cost is required when you confirm your booking.
  • For Cancellation Refunds, please click here .
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