Delve into the mysteries of medieval China on a 5-day Yunnan tour! You’ll visit famous sites like the Three Pagodas at Chongsheng Temple, explore the charming UNESCO World Heritage Site of Lijiang and relax by Erhai Lake. Along the way, meet Bai, Yi and Naxi ethic groups and learn about their cultures and traditions. Cycle around historic old towns, walk through cobbled streets, and summit mountains. This bespoke Yunnan tour is full of insight and charm, peppered with insider knowledge along the way.
You’ll start your tailored Yunnan tour in Kunming, the capital of Yunnan province. A scenic drive will bring you to Dali, where you’ll gain unique insights into the culture and traditions of the “Bai” people. Explore the charming, cobbled old town by bicycle, stopping by the Three Pagodas at Chongsheng Temple along the way.
Next, it’s on to Shaxi, a town famous for the Tea-Horse Road, an ancient trading route. Shaxi is a fascinating town boasting a fusion of different influences. If you’re there on a Friday, visit a produce market popular with Bai and Yi ethnic groups. Next you’ll go to “Stone Treasure Mountain,” a stunning area replete with ancient temples, caves and stone sculptures. Your Yunannese adventure will continue in Lijiang, home to the Naxi people, then your custom Yunnan tour will end with impressive panoramic views on top of Jade Dragon Mountain.