This 9 Days Yunnan Exploration Tour will take you to the most beautiful and charming parts of Yunnan. You will witness the Stone Forest and Tiger Leaping Gorge. As well as close encounters with some ancient nationalities such as Bai, Naxi and Tibetan.

  • Day 1

    Kunming Arrival

    • Arrive in Kunming, known as Spring City in China, the capital city of Yunnan Province.
  • Day 2

    Kunming / Dali by bullet train 

    • A full day excursion takes you to the Stone Forest.
  • Day 3


    • Visit Xizhou village and Erhai Lake.
  • Day 4

    Dali / Lijiang by vehicle 

    • Visit Shaxi Ancient Town and take a leisurely stroll in Sidengjie Village.
  • Day 5


    • Visit Shuhe Ancient Town and proceed to Baisha Village.
  • Day 6


    • Today’s highlight is Jade Dragon Snow Mountain.
    • Take the cable car to Spruce Level Ground and enjoy the ancient mountain. 
  • Day 7

    Lijiang / Shangri-La by vehicle 

    • Take the vehicle to Shangri-La and visit Tiger Leaping Gorge.
  • Day 8


    •  Visit Songzanlin Monastery and proceed to Potatso National Park. 
  • Day 9


    • Transfer to the airport for your home flight. 


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  • Chinese Lunches at local restaurants as per itinerary.
  • Private air-conditioned coach or private van served along the trip.
  • All tours and sightseeing with private professional English-speaking local guides as per itinerary.
  • Admission fees for all of the sightseeing spots listed in the schedule.
  • Guide and driver’s meals during the tour.
  • Fast train tickets (2nd class): Kunming/Dali.
  • The government tax and the city construction fee inside Dali/Lijiang/ Shangri-La.
  • Complimentary water bottles during tours.


  • International airfares and taxes.
  • Hotels and breakfasts
  • Meals not mentioned.
  • Tips to guides, drivers and porters.
  • Personal expense like hotel deposit, phone calls, laundry, trip cancellation insurance, etc.
  • Extra cost in the event of overweight, landslides, road blockage, bad weather and alike uncontrollable circumstances.
  • Travel insurance.
  • China visa (we will provide possible assistance if necessary).
  • Items and services not mentioned.

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