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6 Days South Yunnan Classic Tour from Kunming to Yuanyang and Jianshui Yunan Tour |Travel Around Yunnan

6 Days South Yunnan Classic Tour from Kunming to Yuanyang and Jianshui

This 6 days tour show visitor the most hottest sites in south Yunnan including stone forest, old buildings in Jianshui and the incredible terrace fields cultivated by monitory Hani people since thousands years ago. This tour is available all year around, but the best photography time of terrace fields fully store of water is every November to next March.

 


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Day 1 Kunming Arrival (-/-/-)

Arrive at  Kunming airport, tour guide will pick up you at airport, and transfer to the hotel in Kunming city. 
Free at leisure the rest time of the day. 
Meals on your own account
Overnight at Kunming

 


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Day 2 Kunming-Stone Forest-Yuanyang (B/L/D)

After the breakfast ,firstly transfer to discover Stone Forest Park (1.5hrs) with an area  about 12 square kilometers in area including large and small stone forest , and about 90km away from Kunming.  The difference types of limestone of here is isolated, exquisite and beautiful, showing its unique charm. It became the member in the list of World Nature Heritage in June , 2007.)
After that, further the driving about 300km (5hrs) to Yuanyang. It is located at 2000 meters above sea level and the entire mountains here are sculpted with terrace-field commonly called the ladder of the sky.
After tour move to check in your hotel.
Lunch and dinner at local Chinese restaurant.
Overnight at Yuanyang

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Day 3 Yuanyang (B/L/-)

Whole day enjoy the view of the  marvelous Yuanyang  Terrace fields : you  tour will from getting up early in the morning to enjoy the Sunrise view of Terrace field at Duoyi village.  Spend your day outside  in the village giving you a  unique opportunity to approach the villagers and see their speical techniques of agriculture. Later stroll in the Shencun Market to see the locals dressed with their colorful folk costume do Shopping and bargaining at the market. Afterward move to visit Qingkou Hani Village where there is a small culture museum of Hanni people. Enjoy your leisure time stroll along the train of the fields. In the later afternoon transfer to Tiger Mouth (Laohuzui ) where is the best to palace of Yuanyang to take picture of terrace fields under the sunset.  
Lunch en route / Dinner at local restaurant.
Overnight at Yuanyan

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Day 4 Yuanyang -Jianshui (B/L/-)

In the morning, further driving about 3hrs to Jianshui . 
After arrival, visit Jianshui Confucius Temple (It is the second largest Confucius Tempe in China which was build in 1285 A.D.  and has been repaired and extended for over 50 times and now occupied an area of 7.6 hectares.)
Continue to move to visit Family Zhus Garden( The complex has a total area of 20, 000 square meters. With the well - arranged yards and well-furnished rooms and halls, the structure of the architecture can be described as ''streamlined'' it enjoys the fame ''the Daguan Garden at a Border Town''.)
Stroll in the Old area of Jianshui to see the difference types of Old Wells in Jianshui and the Doufu workshop how to use the water for well to make the famous snack --Doufu.
Lunch at Chinese restaurant, dinner on your own account.
Overnight at Jianshui

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Day 5 Jianshui -Kunming (B/L/-)

After breakfast ,transfer to visit Tuanshan Village ( The village has preserved a great number of ancient and traditional architectures. Most of the houses are made of clay walls and tile roofs. ) Stop at Twin Dragon Bridge on the way back ( This stone bridge is well combination of science and art, and endowed as the first in Yunnan in terms of size and artistic value. The Twin Dragon Bridge is among the 10 oldest in China and features 17 arches.)
Then will drive to Kunming (4.5hrs), visit Xinmeng Village on the way- it is  the only Mongolian Villages in Yunnan province. Around 750 years ago, the cavalries led by Kublai Khan conquered Dali Kingdom. Some Soldiers settled down as inhabitants in Tonghai County. 
Lunch en route, dinner on your own account.
Overnight at Kunming

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Day 6 Kunming Departure (B/-/-)

Free at leisure before transfer to Kunming airport or Kunming high speed train station for to next destination.

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