county is situated at the most south point of
southwest China, bordering Laos at its east, south
and southwest sides, and bordering Myanmar at
its west side.
The special tropical climate
here has created the wonderful tropical
rain forest scenery. Both the convenient
land and water transport produces the most
convenience for developing tourism and border
trade. It has been a very popular cross
border tour route from Mengla to Lonang
Namtha, Phong Sali and Louangphrabang in
Laos, as well Thailand.
Guanlei pier, which is constructed
on the Lancing River, only about 21 km from
the connecting point of china, Myanmar and
Laos is known as " First Village of
China ", and Mohan National Port, which
is nicknamed for " Mao Zedong Road
" are the two very important land accesses
to the southeast Asian Countries from China.
It will be another unforgettable
experience to enjoy the natural scenery
at the Sanchahe Forest Part in Mengla. There
is a air-pass about one kilometer long on
the " looking up to the sky tree ".
Any visitor can climb obtain a good view
of the golden monkey, peacock, elephants.
There is also a tourist villa in the shape
of bird nest to provide more convenience
for the passing by passengers. . The elephant
performance at the sandchahe will add more
memories to your Banna trip.
It is about 832 kilometers
from Mengla to Kunming. Both sleeper coach
and plane are available to go there.