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9-Day Yunnan Minority Discovery Tour

City Involved: Kunming-Dali-Lijiang-Zhongdian-Kunming
  • From: USD930
  • Tour Code : TOC182
  • Starts/Ends : Kunming/Kunming
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Trip Highlights: Tour Destinations: Kunming, Dali, Lijiang, Zhongdian. This wonderful tour provides you amazing scene spots and noted folk culture in Yunnan. With 56 ethnic groups, China is a land filled with rich ethnic cultures. Many of China's 55 ethnic minorities retain their centuries old traditions and customs and live in the traditional homelands. The mysterious exploration along this tour will give you an unforgettable impression of Chinese Ethical Culture. Besides the unique culture, Yunnan also has amazing natural beauty waiting for your exploration. These give the area irresistible charm for people fed up with the concrete jungles in modern cities. Escape from the hustle and bustle of city life and refresh yourself in the picturesque sceneries in South China.

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 Tour Prices (this is private tour based on per person and shown in US dollars)
Group SizeBudget ClassStandard ClassDeluxe Class
2 personsUSD1080USD1150USD1300
3-5 personsUSD1030USD1110USD1260
6-9 personsUSD930USD1000USD1150
Single SupplementUSD220USD300USD400
CityBudget ClassStandard ClassDeluxe Class
KunmingThe Baoshan Hotel The Golden Dragon Hotel Kai Wah Plaza International
DaliGolden Dali HotelAsia Star HotelRegent Hotel
LijiangNanmen Hotel Lijiang Wangfu Hotel Guanfang Hotel
ZhongdianPacific Rim Hotel The Holy Palace Hotel Shangri-La Paradise Hotel
Service Inclusions
Hotel fare and daily buffet breakfast Lunch and dinner listed in the itinerary
Entrance fees to the sightseeingChina domestic flight and airport taxes
Private vehicle, driver and guide Accident insurance
Service Exclusions
International air fare and airport taxPersonal expenses
Tips for guide and driver  

Tour Itinerary

Itinerary (B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner)

Day 01: Arrive in Kunming
Upon your arrival in Kunming, you will be picked up in the airport and transferred to the hotel to check in.
Day 02: Kunming / Stone Forest / Kunming (B/L/D)
Today, you will first visit the Stone Forest. In the afternoon, you will visit the Golden Temple, a Daoist temple where the main building of which is cast entirely in bronze weighing about 280 tons.
Day 03: Kunming / Dali (B/L/D)
Morning take a flight to Dali. Upon your arrival, you will visit the Erhai Lake and the Three Pagodas in Chongsheng Temple, also visit the Dali Ancient City. You can enjoy the unique Three-course-tea of local custom and the dancing and singing performance of the Bai Minority People.

Day 04: Dali / Lijiang (B/L/D)
After breakfast, transfer to Lijiang by bus. Upon your arrival, you will visit the Ancient Lijiang City, Square Street the rest of the day. In this city, you can experience the local Naxi culture, people who live in super compact communities with only an area of 7,425 square kilometers.

Day 05: Lijiang (B/L/D)
You will go and see the Jade Dragon Snow Mountain and White Water River today. In the afternoon, you can experience the best of Naxi culture with a visit to the Baisha Ancient Frescos.
Day 06: Lijiang / Zhongdian(Shangri-la) (B/L/D)
Drive to Zhongdian /Shangri-la in the morning. On the way visit the First Bend of Yangtze River and Tiger Leaping Gorge, this is one of the deepest gorges in the world with a depth of 3,900 meters. Overnight in Zhongdian.

Day 07: Zhongdian (Shangri-la) (B/L/D)
Visit Songzanlin Monastery built by the 5th Dalai Lama in the 17th Century, after that drive to Napa Lake, today you will also visit a Tibetan family.

Day 08: Zhongdian (Shangri-la) / Kunming (B/L/D)
After breakfast, back to Kunming by air and transfer to the hotel. Visit the Dianchi Lake and the Dragon Gate in Western Hills, which lies near the Biji Mountain Chains.
Day 09: Depart from Kunming (B)
After breakfast, you will take a flight to your next destination.
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