6 days in Kunming & Lijiang Itinerary

6 days in Kunming & Lijiang Itinerary

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1
Kunming
— 1 night
2
Lijiang
— 4 nights

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night
Kunming

Kunming ©
With a temperate climate at 2,000 m (6,600 ft) and a variety of tourist attractions, Kunming makes a popular gateway for exploring Yunnan Province.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Yunnan Nationalities Village and then contemplate the waterfront views at Green Lake (Cui Hu).

For where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, use the Kunming trip itinerary planner.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Kunming is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Kuala Lumpur in February, things will get cooler in Kunming: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to travel to Lijiang.

Things to do in Kunming

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Green Lake (Cui Hu) ©
Green Lake (Cui Hu)
Yunnan Nationalities Village ©
Yunnan Nationalities Village

4
nights
Lijiang

Lijiang
The cultural capital of the Naxi people, one of the 55 minority ethnic groups in the country, Lijang traces its history back over 800 years, with the city developing from a trading post on the ancient Southern Silk Road.
Get out of town with these interesting Lijiang side-trips: Tiger Leaping Gorge (Hutiao Xia) (in Shangri-La County) and Yulong (Jade Dragon) Mountain (in Yulong County). The adventure continues: appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Town of Lijiang - China, take a stroll through Ancient City Zhongyi Market, gain insight at Mandarin Garden Lijiang Center, and ponder the design of Black Dragon Pond Park.

To see more things to do, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, use the Lijiang trip planning site.

Getting from Kunming to Lijiang by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Lijiang

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Tiger Leaping Gorge (Hutiao Xia), Yulong (Jade Dragon) Mountain
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Old Town of Lijiang - China
Old Town of Lijiang - China
Shuhe Ancient Town ©
Shuhe Ancient Town
Black Dragon Pond Park ©
Black Dragon Pond Park

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