These pagodas, Dali
These pagodas, Dali
Golden Temple, Kunming
4 Days Kunming
And Dali Tour
Tour Code: Yunnan_03
1. Tour Itinerary
Arrive In Kunming
Arrive at Kunming
airport or railway station. Our English-speaking
tour guide will meet and welcome you
at the arrival hall, and then you will
be transferred to your hotel for checking
in. Remaining day is free at your own
- Stone Forest - Dali (Breakfast,
After breakfast, drive 1.5 hours (90
KM) to visit the Stone Forest. Drive
back to Kunming in the afternoon and
take flight to Dali.
Stone Forest: The 26,000-hectare Stone Forest is located in Lu'nan Yi Nationality Autonomous County, about 120 kilometers southwest of Kunming. The area is believed to have been originally under the ocean. With eons of movement of the earth crust the area rose and broke through. The limestone left behind went through sun, rain, wind, and earthquakes and finally developed into the beautiful stone forest we see today.
Take a cruise in the Erhai Lake then
visit the Three pagodas. In the afternoon,
we will visit the Dali Ancient City.
Erhai Lake: A fresh water lake
in the Yunnan Plateau at an elevation
of 1972 metres, with a length of 42
km and width of 8 km.
Three Pagodas: The Three Pagodas
are representation of the ancient
architectural and cultural arts of
the Bai nationality, erected during
the Wudai Period (907-979 A.D.) of
the Dali Kingdom.
Ancient City: A famous Chinese
historical and cultural city and a
national scenic zone. A rich heritage
dates back to the days when the city
was the capital of the kingdoms of
Nanzhao and Dali.
- Kunming - Departure
Take flight back to Kunming. Tour to
the Qiongzhu Temple or Golden Temple,
another option is visiting the Dragon
gate in Western Hills by the Dianchi
Lake. Transfer to the airport and see
Qiongzhu Temple: Situated 12 kilometers from the Kunming downtown area, it is a Buddhist temple established during the Yuan Dynasty (1271-1368) as the first temple dedicated to Zen Buddhism. The temple is most renowned for the painted clay sculptures of the 500 Buddhist arhats. The quiet temple is surrounded by verdant woods and green bamboos affording crisp and cool air.
Temple: Originally built in 1602, it is the largest copper temple in China. The temple has been a well-known Taoist temple in Yunnan since Ming dynasty (1368-1644). Since the temple is made of bronze, which glitters like gold under the sun, it is named as "Golden Temple".
Hills: Located at the west bank of the Dianchi Lake, the Western Hills stretches from north to south for about 40 km. It has an excellent environment with lush vegetation, flourishing flowers and tranquil surroundings. The Dragon Gate is a group of grottoes carved into cliffs by Taoist monks between 1781 and 1835.
2. Hotel Accommodation
|Golden Dali Hotel
3. Tour Price
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2. The number of persons in your party,
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3. Your travel date;
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6. We specialize in customizing or tailor
making tour package to make it do exactly
what you want, if you have any request,
please let us know.
4. Quotation Inclusions For The Above Tour:
1. Hotel accommodation
The hotel is based on two persons sharing
one twin or double standard room with
Daily American or Chinese breakfast at
the hotel, Chinese lunch and dinner in
local Chinese restaurant as specified
in the itinerary.
3. Private Transport
Private transport between airport or railway
station and hotel and all the sights by
The economic class air tickets of the
domestic flight or soft berth/seat train
tickets between cities as specified in
The main entrance tickets for the sights
6. Guiding service
All normal sightseeing tours in each city
with English-speaking guide and admission
fees where applicable. Our guide will
not fly with you from one city to another.
Upon your arrival at each city, a new
local guide and driver will pick you up,
be with you for local tour and see you
off after you finish the itinerary of
each city. The cruise shore excursion
is in-group assigned by the cruise company.
China Life Tourist Accident/Casualty Insurance.
We highly recommend that you purchase
full coverage travel insurance from you
country of origin.
8. Tibet Travel
Permit application fee
The Tibet Travel Permit application fee
if your tour covers Tibet.
5. Quotation Exclusions For The Above Tour:
1. Visa Fees
Charge of obtaining your visa to enter
of arrival and departure
The international or domestic air / train
charge of arrival and departure.
3. Single Room
Should a twin room is needed by a single
guest, supplement of the twin room will
is single supplement?
The hotel is based on
double occupancy. If the visitor travels
alone or the number of the travelers is
odd (such as 3,5, 7...), who stays in
one single room has to pay the single
room supplement. As the hotel is on double
Expenses of a personal nature such as
laundry, drinks, fax, telephone call,
optional activities or sightseeing, overweight
baggage charges or meals not indicated,
Optional programs which are not specified
in the above itinerary.
6. Tips to guides