Erhai Lake lies on the Tuanshan
Mountain in north of Dali.
The unique natural scenery
of the Cangshan Mountain and the Erhai Sea as
the background and the unique natural environment
of the Tuanshan Mountain with artificial ingenuity
create this big park.
The water of the Erhai Sea is greenish,
shining, and shines with the snow on the Cangshan
Mountain mutually. It forms the beautiful landscape
in Dali area - "the wind of Xiaguan, the
flower of Shangguan, the snow of the Cangshan
Mountain and the moon of the Erhai Sea".
Among these four scenes, the snow
and the moon are the most fascinating and had
a beautiful descriptions of "the silver Cangshan
Mountain and the jade Erhai Sea" from ancient
times. In addition, the Erhai Sea and the Cangshan
Mountain create the beautiful Erhai Park.
The Erhai Park took the advantage
of the rich nature surroundings, as the building
base and is embellished and decorated with man-made
scenes, covering an area of 1,150,000 square meters.
Like the animals and plants in the great Hengduan
Mountain area west of the Yunnan.
There are green pines and various
flowers planted on the mountain such as the camellia,
cuckoo, oriental cherry, and sweet-scented osmanthus
of Burma. On the top of the mountain, there are
pavilion, corridor, zoo, tea pub, restaurant,
and so forth.
In Haidian area, there are hothouse
garden, swimming pool and visitors' port, which
are the good places for swimming and fishing.
Before you get to Dali, Yunnan to
have a good travel, you may arrange daily schedule
to catch all the emphasis. You can travel the
Erhai Sea, the Cangshan Mountain, the Manfeilong
Pagodas, the Cock Mountain, and the Lengyan Pagoda
before traveling the Erhai Park. Every scene has
its unique landscape.
Dali Travel Attractions