10 Days Yunnan And
Guzhou Tours: Kunming - Lijiang - Kunming - Lunan
- Xingyi - Huangguoshu Waterfall - Guiyang - Kaili
Tour Code: Guizhou_05
Availability: Year Round
1. Tour Itinerary
Arrive In Kunming
Arrive in Kunming, our
guide will meet you at the airport, visit
the Western Hills by the Dianchi Lake and
the Daguan Park. If time permits, visit
the Qiongzhu Temple.
Western Hills: Located 15km west of
Kunming, Western Hills is a range of four
mountains stretching over 40 kilometers
along the western shore of the
Dianchi Lake, looking like a Sleeping
Beauty with long tresses trailing away to
the south. Totally cut on a natural precipice,
Dragon Gate is the highlight of Western
Hills. Many inscriptions and steles are
found here and there in Dragon Gate.
Daguan Park: First built in 1682 by
a monk, is known for its longest antithetical
couplet in China.
Temple: The temple was built in the early years of the Yuan Dynasty (1280-1368 A.D.) on the Yuan Hill in the western suburbs. It contains five hundred Arhats (clay figures) which took Li Guangxiu, a folk artist seven years to complete. Simple in style yet extremely life-like, this collection of clay figures is nationally recognized as a remarkable example of ancient Chinese sculpture.
Kunming - Lijiang /
Take morning flight to Lijiang.Tour to Jade Dragon Snow Mountain, Lijiang Murals and Ancient Shuhe Village of Naxi people. Explore Lijiang Ancient Town.
Dragon Snow Mountain: A holy mountain
for the Naxi people that is located 15km
north of Lijiang city with an altitude of
5600 meters (18,400 feet) above sea level.
Visit villages of Naxi people.
Murals: Made in succession from the
early Ming dynasty to the reign of Emperor
Qianlong in the Qing dynasty. These mural
paintings, with their fine and smooth lines,
bright colors, vivid pattern and balanced
and harmonious composition are a wonderful
Ancient Town: It is situated on a plateau
at an elevation of 2,600m and is impressive
because of its scenery and lush vegetation.
There is no other town in China like Lijiang
which incorporates the folkways of so many
people and the architectural styles of both
north and south China.
Visit the Tiger Leaping Gorge and the
First bend of the Yangtze River.
Tiger Leaping Gorge: Extending for 15
kilometers from the Jade Dragon Snow Mountain
of Lijiang to Haba Snow Mountain of Zhongdian,
Tiger Leaping Gorge, with a drop of 3,000
meters, is believed to be one of the world's
deepest canyons. The torrential Jinsha River,
roaring and crashing over grotesque shaped
rocks, produces a thrilling and stirring sight
bend of the Yangtze River: The Jinsha
River, the upper reaches of the Yangtze River,
rises in the Qinghai Tibet Plateau and flows
southward. When the river reaches Shigu Township
of Lijiang County, it makes an abrupt turn
and flows northward, forming a great V-shaped
bend reputed as the First Great Bend of the
- Kunming - Lunan /
Take flight back to Kunming. Take an excursion
to the Stone Forest. Stay tonight in Lunan.
Forest: As a typical karst landscape, it should not be missed if you visit Kunming. The Stone Forest is 89 kilometers from Kunming and the driving takes an hour. The area covers 26,000-hectare and from a distance, it does indeed look like a forest of stones with its peaks and odd-shaped rocks standing straight up from the ground.
Shizong - Xingyi
Drive 6 hours to Xingyi City in Guizhou Province.
Xingyi is among the most representative examples
of the evolution of Karst topography in China.
On the way, stop over at Shizong County and
visit the Local Tobacco Farm and a Country
Market if time permits. Upon arrival in Xingyi,
visit the Guizhou Folk Museum of the Wedding
Rituals to learn about the unique wedding
custom of the Miao and Buyi ethnic groups.
Transfer to hotel.
Visit the Wanfenglin (Forest of Ten Thousand
Peaks). There are almost 20,000 grotesque
peaks in the Wanfenglin Scenic Area. It is
ranked by the China Geography Magazine as
one of the six most beautiful peak forests
in China. Then tour to to the Maling River
Canyon and go for a 2-hour hiking at the Tianxing
Gallery (Heaven Star Gallery) in the scenic
area. Many tributaries along both banks of
the river form more than 100 waterfalls falling
down to the deep valleys, creating the spectacular
limestone waterfall cluster. Some of the waterfalls
are over one hunred meters and with splendid
On the way to Huangguoshu, stop off at Zuoqi
Black Miao Village to discover women's traditional
costume with big earring, black turban and
black cotton jacket. Then pay a visit to the
Buyi People Village to see their traditional
way of spinning and weaving.
Waterfall - Guiyang
Today we visit the largest waterfall in Asia,
the Huangguoshu Waterfall. with 316 feet high
and 346 feet wide. Drive back to Guiyang.
Upon arrival, visit the Jiaxiu Tower. Constructed
on a huge rock in Nanming River, the Jaixiu
Tower was first built around 17th century
during the Ming Dynasty and rebuilt many times
in the following years. The three-storey wooden
Tower has been standing there for about 400
years. Then pay a visit to Qingyan Ancient
Town which has a long history of more than
- Kaili (Breakfast,
After breakfast, drive to Kaili. Visit a noted
Long-skirt Miao Village with a close touch
with the local families and appreciate the
Miao people's typical architecture - Wooden
Guiyang - Departure (Breakfast,
Learn the traditional way of paper-making
and then visit another Long-skirt Miao Village,
experience their unique folk culture. Drive
back to Guiyang and transfer to the airport
for your departure, end of service.
2. Hotel Accommodation
|Zen Garden Hotel
|Xin Na Hotel
3. Tour Price
4. Inclusion For The Above Tour:
Please send us an email
and provide the information below so that we
can quote precisely
for the above tour.
1. The number of adults and the number of children
in your party. If there are children under 12
years, they can enjoy the preferential price.
2. Your approximate travel date.
3. The code of the tour that you are interested
in. Each tour has a code, you can find it above
- at the top of the page where the tour is.
4. Hotel choice for your tour (luxury or standard
or comfortable hotels).
5. If you would like us to tailor make a new
tour for you that is different from the above
tour, please let us know your requests.
1. Airport or hotel pick-up
and drop-off service in cities listed in the
2. Private English-speaking tour guide, driver
and car service as indicated in the itinerary.
3. The admission tickets for scenic spots listed
in the itinerary.
4. Service charge and government taxes.
5. The air ticket of economic class, taxes and
dues for the flights as listed in the itinerary.
6. Fourteen-night hotel accommodation in twin
shared room with daily breakfast.
7. A lunch served on board as listed in the
8. Tibet entry permit based on the listed itinerary.
5. Exclusion For The Above Tour:
1. International flight tickets
or train tickets.
2. Hotel single room supplement.
3. Personal expenses such as laundry, drinks,
fax, telephone call, optional activities, etc.
4. Tips to local tour guide and driver.
5. Estimated group surcharges for excess baggage.
6. Fees for entry visa to China.
7. Cable car, sightseeing bus and cruise unless
8. Meals (L & D) not listed in the itinerary.
6. Terms / Condition
Cancellation and refund policy
for Tours reservation
If you want to cancel your booking or part of
it, you must advise us in advance. The letter
must be signed by the lead name on the booking
and once we receive it you should expect to
receive a cancellation letter within 24 hours.
If you do not then please contact us to ensure
your letter has been received.
To cover the cost of processing your cancellation
and to compensate us for the risk that we may
not be able to resell your travel arrangements,
we make a cancellation charge on the scale shown
below. The person who made the booking is responsible
for paying this charge. The size of the charge
depends on when we receive your cancellation
notice or letter or how you would like us to
deal with your payment providing that we have
received your full payment for the tours.
No Cancellation Fees if written cancellation
notice is received more than 30 days prior to
Cancellation in advance & Cancellation penalty
More than 30 days, no Cancellation Fee
30-10 days, 50% of the full payment
9-0 days or no show, 100% of the full payment
7. Pricing Policy
- The price is set as four travelers
together, usually more people more discounts.
See Price Calendar on top right corner.Please
fill out Tailor-made form for free if you have
over 10 travelers, and we will calculate a more
favorable quoted price.
The quoted price contains Standard Tour Class
lodging, and we offer hotel upgrade service.
You can choose to upgrade hotel when booking,
the price will change accordingly.
Not all hotels can provide Standard Triple Room
if you want three travelers in one room, they
may arrange extra bed service. The additional
fee for an extra bed is Single Supplement, and
it is included in the final price.
Your earlier arrival to Beijing later departure
from Hong Kong can be adjusted on line; but
the extra charge is not included in the original
The single supplement is not included in the
quoted price except single traveler's price.
We choose only centrally located hotels with
western standard service and breakfast. However,
we can also arrange good location and clean
local hotels with lower prices. Please inquiry
The breakfast is subject to hotels' arrangements,
they may offer western food or Western &
Chinese Buffet in the morning.
Child's breakfast is included only when he/she
occupy a bed. Otherwise the hotel may charge
an extra fee for the breakfast.
- Lunch and Dinner (Optional)
The original price excludes lunch and dinner
unless particular illustration. Usually, dinner
and lunch are optional Chinese food with local
flavor, and the meal price is charged based
on the group size.
If you have some preferences on meals such as
vegetarian meal and diabetic meal, please make
us know in Special Requirements.
Please also fill the Special Requirements if
you want other choices such as Hindu meal, Halal
food or Western food, etc. You are suggested
to uncheck lunch and diner when booking. We
will try to arrange it and your meal price is
charged by the local restaurant.
Our guide will lead you to your favorite restaurants
when you don't select meals, the meal fee is
at your own. Besides, your group should pay
an extra 100RMB per day in cash to the driver
- Transfer Service
We offer free airport/railway station transfer
service as specified in the itinerary. As for
earlier arrival or later departure, you will
be charged a bit of service fee and guide service
is not provided. Please provide train/flight
number, arrival time and contact information
in Special Requirements.
Usually, local guide will drop you off at security
checkpoint of airport or railway station without
guide serve on the flight or train. And the
transfer guide may be not the same of that on
We promise to offer flights operated by major
airlines such as Air China, China Southern Airlines,
China Eastern Airlines and Hainan Airline, etc.
or local big airlines such as Shenzhen Airlines,
Xiamen Airlines, Sichuan Airlines, Shanghai
Airlines and Shandong Airlines and so forth.
And the aircraft type is Airbus A3XX Series
or Boeing 7-Series. Any change due to objective
cause, we will ask your permission in advance.
- Scenic Spots
Children, between 2 to 12 years old and under
1.3 meters (4.3 feet), can get discount.