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Four seasons
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Historic sites
Built in :
Ming Dynasty 1253 AD

      The Dali Scenic Region lies in Dali Bai Autonomous Prefecture located in the northwest of Yunnan Province. Yunnan is made up of one municipality and eleven counties. Dali covers a total area of 11,380 square miles with a total population of 3,063,000, of which minority nationalities make up 1,553,000. The Bai people make up 33.2 percent of the total population and the Yi, Hui, Naxi, Miao and other minority nationalities account for a total of 16 percent.


      Dali is the major region where the Bais live in compact communities. The capital of the Prefecture, Dali Municipality, is 247 miles away from Kunming. It is located at the center of Dali Bai Autonomous Prefecture, surrounded by beautiful mountains and crystal-clear lakes. Within and around the city, there are many relics and places of historical interest. It was the political, economical and cultural center for 500 years during the Tang and Song Dynasties. The annual average temperature is 59 degree Fahrenheit. The climate is pleasantly spring-like all the year round. The beautiful scenery, varied traditions and the culture of minority nationalities make Dali a well-known place of interest.

    The Three Pagodas

      The Three Pagodas are located about a half-mile northwest of Dali Old Town at the foot of Zhonghe Peak. They are historical witnesses of the prevailing Buddhism in those days. The Three Pagodas consist of one big pagoda and two small ones. They are one of the most significant and majestic wonders in Dali and look magnificent. Each of the Three Pagodas was built at different periods of time. The main pagoda, the Qianxun Pagoda was erected when the Chongsheng Monastery was built during the period of Fengyou of Nanzhao Kingdom (823 -859). The Qianxun Pagoda is a sixteen-story tower reaching 226 feet into the air. On the south and north side of the main pagoda stand two small octagonal ones with closed eaves. Each pagoda is 10 stories high with a total height of approximately 140 feet. The two minor pagodas were erected during the Wudai Period of the Dali Kingdom. The Three Pagodas are a representation of the ancient architecture and culture of the Bai nationality.

    DaliA city of antiquity

    Inhabited by Bai ethnic minority, the walled old city lies on the shores of Erhai Lake. You can see the Three Pagodas rising beyond the old city, part of a stunning landmarkthe Chong Sheng Temple.

    Blessed with a year-round spring like season, Dali tour allows you to escape the hype of city life. Savor the experience!

  • Kunming night tour for the Green Lake Park, a Dinner plus the Dynamic Yunnan Show

    Kunming night tour for the Green Lake Park, a Dinner plus the Dynamic Yunnan Show

    Yunnan becomes attracted and surprised by the unique ways of life and the great cultural diversities of the minority nationalities. With the development of transportation, the mysterious land of Yunnan is just within your reach. The tour offers you Green Lake Park, a nice dinner in Bamboo Restaurant and a Dynamic Yunnan night show. As a beautiful land blessed with the sun and ample resources, Yunnan can meet your demands, it offers fabulous night composed of yummy food, terrific show and beautiful landscape.

    Price : from USD 90

  • 2 Day Wonderland Tour to Yuanyang Rice Terrace from Kunming

    2 Day Wonderland Tour to Yuanyang Rice Terrace from Kunming

    Enjoy a relaxing travel with RV to see the wonderful and unique natural scene and local culture in Southeast Yunnan.Yunnan offers a colorful world and is very beautiful. Honestly speaking, Yunnan is like a goddess with veil, and it needs to be disclosed for its beauty little by little. This line contains the beautiful Rice Terraces in Yuanyang. Enjoy best scene en route from its most colorful side and make beautiful pictures. Expect the excitement everyday of the whole journey, it is a perfect in-depth private tour! 

    Price : from USD 315

  • Private Three day trip to  Shangri-la with Monastry visit

    Private Three day trip to Shangri-la with Monastry visit

    For this private day trip of Shangri-La, you are visiting the most classic sightseeing accompanied by your private English-speaking tour guide to UNESCO world heritage Potatso National Park and little Potala "Songzanlin Monastry" . This tour includes hotel pick-up and drop-off, lunch, private transportation and a tour guide.   

    Price : from USD 280

  • Three day discovery tour of Lijiang

    Three day discovery tour of Lijiang

    Join us for this ideal private tours for travelers who are eager to explore Yunnan Province in Southwestern China! Discover the famous Lijiang Old Town, Black Dragon Pool, Wangu Tower, Jade Dragon Snow Mountain​ and Lijiang Impressions show.Tour guide, hotel pick-up and drop-off, air-conditioned transportation are all included in the tour for your convenience and comfort.   

    Price : from USD 260

  •  7 day  discovery tour to South of Yunnan

    7 day discovery tour to South of Yunnan

    During this 7-day private tour, your guide will show you areas in south of Yunnan for experiencing different culture and folk in China.In the tour, you discover the jade of Kunming "Green Lake Park", symbol of Kunming "Phoenix Archway', vibrant "Flowers and Birds Market",  UNESCO world heritage "Stone forest", the ancient courtyard style living quarters "Zhu Family Garden", the famous Jianshui Confucian Temple, a Han-style living residence "Tuanshan Village",a unique architecture "double-Dragon Bridge", sunrise and sunset from Yuanyang Rice Terraces, the ethnic complex "Kunming Ethnic Village" and picturesque Dianchi Lake. You will see south of China in a new look.   

    Price : from USD 578

  • Lijiang tour to  Baisha village enjoy Lijiang Impressions show at Jade snow mountain

    Lijiang tour to Baisha village enjoy Lijiang Impressions show at Jade snow mountain

    The tour guide will give you a wonderful introduction of those tourist spots from history overview to scenery introduction. You will learn the life of Naxi in Baisha Village and its unique culture. The largest outdoor scene “ Lijiang Impressions ”show directed by ZhangYiMou will really catch your eyes and heart. While breathing the fresh air, while walking in the virgin forest, while watching jade snow mountain far apart is the most wonderful time for taking leisure. “Little Jiuzhai” should be a beauty for appreciating the nature.

    Price : from USD 177

  • Three day relaxing tour of Kunming

    Three day relaxing tour of Kunming

    Kunming is reputed as the spring city. In the tour, you experience the nice climate plus amazing picturesque view of Kunming. You discover jade of Kunming "Green Lake Park", symbol of Kunming "Phoenix Archway", vibrant Flowers and Birds Market, the first wonder under heaven "Stone forest", a historical and cultural town "the Guandu Old Town", Overlook Dianchi from western Hill, unique-designed Dragon Gate with Dragon Gate temple.You find everywhere in Kunming hides endless exciting and surprise.   

    Price : from USD 215

  • 2 Day Shangri-la and Meili Snow Mountain tour

    2 Day Shangri-la and Meili Snow Mountain tour

    This tour takes you to visit remote minority cultures and the legendary Shangri-La. The most magnificent scenery and cultures of Yunnan are waiting to be explored,from ancient towns to snowy mountains, from one of the world's deepest canyons to notable temples. In the tour, you experience Napahai lake, Nixi Pottery village, Benzilan, the Big bend of Jinshajiang, East Bamboo Forest Temple, flying temple, Meili snow mountain and Baima snow mountain.

    Price : from USD 200

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