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Kunming City Tour: Dragon Gate, Huating Temple and Daguan Pavilion

Kunming City Tour: Dragon Gate, Huating Temple and Daguan Pavilion

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If you’re short on time in Kunming but keen to give its top attractions the attention they deserve, this 5-hour private tour is ideal. Take in the rock-face Dragon Gate and Huating Temple in the Western Hills, and visit the Grand View Tower overlooking Lake Dianchi, all with a private guide to share their stories and significance. Your tour includes a Chinese restaurant lunch, entrance fees, and private transport with hotel pickup and drop-off.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$172.00
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$172.00
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Half Day Kunming History Tour

Half Day Kunming History Tour

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Immerse in Chinese culture and history on this private half-day walking tour that reveals a side of Kunming travelers rarely see. Discover the region’s martial history at Yunnan Military Academy Museum; watch locals doing their morning exercise in Green Lake Park; admire the ancient Imperial Examination Schools at Yunnan University; and soak up contemporary lifestyles on Wenhua Alley and Ginkgo Avenue. Choose between morning or afternoon tours.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$80.22
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$80.22
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One-day West Hills and Bird & Flower Market Tour Kunming

One-day West Hills and Bird & Flower Market Tour Kunming

This is a tour combining with exploration of culture and history in Kunming, capital of Yunnan province. Kunming is called “Spring City” for its great climate like perpetual spring all year around. Because of this reason, all kinds of  flowers bloom all around the year, so Kunming is famous for flower markets. Kunming locals love to have flowers in their property so the flower markets are very busy around the year. The flowers used in the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games were delivered from Kunming. We will show you China’s biggest fresh flower market- Dounan Flower and Bird Market, where you can see all kinds of flowers and learn how to arrange flowers. Visit the Dragon Gate in West Hill, the most popular and must-see site out of Kunming city, nearby Dianchi Lake, where you can visit temples carved on the side of a natural cliff and admire a big panoramic view of Kunming.
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  • 1 day
  • Free Cancellation
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$142.49
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$142.49
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1-Day Kunming Culture Tour

1-Day Kunming Culture Tour

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Discover two of Yunnan’s most in-demand attractions in one day: this private tour makes exploring simple and stress-free. Following morning pickup from your Kunming hotel, venture to the Yunnan Nationalities Village to learn more about the province’s different communities and cultural traditions. Then, transfer to the striking Western Hills: famed for their dramatic topography, scenic grottoes, and views over Kunming. Visit the Dragon Gate and capture photos before returning to your hotel.
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  • 1 day
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$156.21
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$156.21
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Private Stone Forest Biking Tour including Exploring Ethnic Villages

Private Stone Forest Biking Tour including Exploring Ethnic Villages

Get more out of your time in Kunming by traveling further afield to the UNESCO-listed Stone Forest. You’ll save time planning your own transport by having Kunming hotel pickup and drop-off included. Conveniently, bike hire is included, and you’ll save time and cover more ground by exploring Stone Forest on bike instead of on foot. Once you’ve worked up an appetite, a delicious local lunch is included, and you’ll also have time to visit ethnic villages and see traditional crafts.
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  • 1 day
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$182.06
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$182.06

Kunming Private Day Tour to Dali City Highlights by Bullet Train

Kunming Private Day Tour to Dali City Highlights by Bullet Train

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Experience Dali city highlights at your own pace on a private tour from Kunming by bullet train. Be greeted by a local private tour guide, travel by private air-conditioned vehicle, visit and explore the must-see attractions like Chongsheng Three Pagodas, Dali Ancient Town, Erhai Lake and Xizhou Ancient Town. Tour includes all entrance fees, lunch, transportation, train tickets and of course a private guide to provide information and take you through Dali. You can choose to end your tour in Dali or return Kunming.
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  • 8 to 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$251.19
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$251.19
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 1-Day Self-Guided Stone Forest Geological Park Tour from Kunming

1-Day Self-Guided Stone Forest Geological Park Tour from Kunming

Visit highlights of Kunming including Stone Forest Geological Park with this Self-Guided day tour from Kunming. You will be picked up and dropped off from your Kunming hotel/airport/train station
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  • 7 hours
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$105.55
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$105.55
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4 Days Yunnan Heritage Private Trip

4 Days Yunnan Heritage Private Trip

Discover many of Yunnan’s most evocative and historical highlights: this comprehensive, 4-day tour offers a stress-free way to get acquainted with the province’s wild beauty. Visit historical temples and centuries-old villages, take part in a tofu-making workshop, enjoy a dip in natural hot springs, venture to the UNESCO-listed Stone Forest, and much more. Meals, transit, guided tours, hotel pickup and drop-off, and accommodation are all included in the tour cost.
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  • 4 days
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$474.94
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$474.94

4-day Yuanyang & Stone Forest Photograph Tour

4-day Yuanyang & Stone Forest Photograph Tour

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This 4 Days Photography Tour combines the most stunning landscapes of Yunnan's natural wonders with ancient culture. From the capital city of Kunming you'll go to the nearby Stone Forest, UNESCO World Heritage Site covering a vast area of Karst formations, to then continue to the world famous Yuanyang's Rice Terraces and the charming old town of Jianshui. Yuanyang’s Rice Terraces of the Hani ethnic minority is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and they attract numerous photography-lovers all year round. During Fall, when the rice rapes, the field turns to be  During the winter months, the terraces are filled with water, every single one of them reflecting the sky, offering dreamlike landscapes as the light changes during the day. Certainly, the winter months from Dec. to March would be the best time to visit Yuanyang.
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  • 4 days
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$804.75
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$804.75
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 1-Day Stone Forest Geological Park Private Tour with the Lunch from Kunming

1-Day Stone Forest Geological Park Private Tour with the Lunch from Kunming

The Yunnan Stone Forest Geological Park is Kunming’s #1 don’t-miss attraction: UNESCO recognized it as one of China’s most beautiful karst landscapes. Yet, at around 58 miles (93 kilometers) from Kunming, it’s best appreciated with the comfort of a private car—and an English-speaking guide to explain its unique geology. Book this classic tour for door-to-door private transfers and guiding: price excludes entrance fees and shuttle bus charges.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$200.53
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$200.53
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Private day tour in Kunming to Stone forest and cuihu lake with lunch

Private day tour in Kunming to Stone forest and cuihu lake with lunch

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Kunming stone forest is about 92 kilometers far away from Kunming city, it is a 5 A tourist site also it’s listed into UNESCO World Heritage Sites The tall rocks seem to arise from the ground in a manner somewhat reminiscent of stalagmites, or with many looking like petrified trees, thereby creating the illusion of a forest made of stone. An old local goes that if you have visited Kunming without seeing the Stone Forest means you never been to Yunnan then you know how important it is, every day lots of people from all over the world would like to visit it. Then you will visit Cuihu lake it’s also called Jade lake. There are 4 small pounds and all linked by bridges. Each season the view is different and in winter the Black Headed Gull from Siberia will spend their winter time in the lake, in each season you will see different flowers. It’s like a garden with traditional pavilions which attracts many tourists as well as locals every day.
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  • 7 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$163.59
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$163.59
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VIAJE YUNNAN-GUIZHOU-GUANGXI: Arrozales, etnias y el rio Li 17 dias SOLOCHOFER

VIAJE YUNNAN-GUIZHOU-GUANGXI: Arrozales, etnias y el rio Li 17 dias SOLOCHOFER

"China Rural y Paisajistica" KARST: En el Sur de China se encuentra la mayor superficie de paisajes karsticos del mundo y en donde la piedra caliza erosionada por el agua ha ido moldeando un paisaje excepcional: Montes petreos, pilares cual agujas, escarpadas gargantas, perforaciones y cuevas-cuevas-cuevas de caprichosas estalactitas y estalagmitas, cascadas y rios subterraneos que aparecen y desaparecen. ETNIAS: Las provincias de Yunnan, Guizhou y Guangxi concentran el mayor numero de etnias diferenciadas de China. Miao, Hani, Yi, Shui, Bouyi, Mulao, Gejia, Yao, Dong y Zhuang son algunas de las que veremos en nuestro trazado. En un bello entorno de infinitas terrazas de arroz, maizales y plantaciones de caña de azucar, las etnias, multi-coloristas en sus vestimentas mantienen sus modos de vida tradicionales, su cultura y su arquitectura en piedra y madera perfectamente adecuada al bello entorno subtropical del Sur de China.
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  • 17 days
  • Taking safety measures
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$2,838.83
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$2,838.83
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3-Day Private Relaxing Tour of Kunming including Stone Forest

3-Day Private Relaxing Tour of Kunming including Stone Forest

Are you tired of the dull life in the city? Why not join a tour for relaxation in the Spring City-Kunming, offering with beautiful nature, unique ethnic custom, and best climate. In this tour, marvel at the spectacular UNESCO site-Stone Forest and overlook beautiful Dianchi Lake from Western Hill, explore local history and custom at Guandu Ancient Town, enjoy the beautiful and fragrant Flowers and Birds Market.
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  • 3 days
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$738.79
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$738.79
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Stone Forest Day Tour

Stone Forest Day Tour

Book this private tour to explore the UNESCO World Heritage Naigu Stone Forest (乃古石林) and Suogeyi Sani village. Naigu Stone Forest is classified as a AAAAA-class scenic area but it is much less touristy than the Major and Minor Stone Forest in Stone Forest Scenic Area). The Suogeyi Village Sani village (所各邑村) is part of the UNESCO World Heritage Site for a huge area of limestone landscape. You'll walk on the stone-paved trails through the unique limestone formations and trek up to the peak to get a bird-eye view of the entire site. We'll bring you to eat like a local in a local Yi restaurant for lunch before heading to the village.
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  • 1 day
  • Free Cancellation
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$105.55
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$105.55

3-Day Private Tour to Jianshui and Yuanyang Hani Rice Terraces from Kunming

3-Day Private Tour to Jianshui and Yuanyang Hani Rice Terraces from Kunming

Experience Yuanyang Rice Terrace and Jianshui Ancient City on a 3-day guided tour from Kunming. Take an easy walk around to snap photos of the famous Yuanyang Rice Terraces from different location. Capture stunning image of a dramatic sunrise and sunset moment. Visit local villages and market and learn from your guide about the local Hani communities. Visit the 1,200 years old Jianshui Ancient city, explore major attractions including: Double Dragon Bridge, Jianshui Confucius Temple, Zhu Family Garden etc. Tour including English speaking tour guide, entrance fee, lunch and travel by private vehicle. Tour includes the option to book local 3 or 4 star accommodation with daily breakfast.
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  • 3 days
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$631.14
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$631.14
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2-Day Private Lijiang City Highlights Tour from Kunming by Bullet Train

2-Day Private Lijiang City Highlights Tour from Kunming by Bullet Train

Spend 2-day maximize your time in Lijiang for a private and customizable sightseeing tour from Kunming by bullet train. This personalized tour is tailored to your needs and allows you to tick off Lijiang city attractions, such as Mu Palace, Lion Hill, Lijiang Old Town, the Dongba Culture Museum, and the Black Dragon Pool. Next day, explore Jade Dragon Snow Mountain and enjoy amazing open-air Impression Lijiang Impression Show which performances by non-professional peasant actors who are from local villages. If you have other sites in mind to go, just feel free to discuss with your tour guide. This private tour including English speaking tour guide, travel by private air-conditioned vehicle, train tickets, entrance fee, round trip cable car, lunch, show tickets and door-to-door hotel transfers. You can choose to end your tour in Lijiang or return Kunming. Tour includes the option to book 4 star accommodation with daily breakfast.
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  • 2 days
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$631.14
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$631.14
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VIAJE A YUNNAN ESENCIAL: En la Tierra de la Eterna Primavera 10 dias SOLO CHOFER

VIAJE A YUNNAN ESENCIAL: En la Tierra de la Eterna Primavera 10 dias SOLO CHOFER

Yunnan, es una de las provincias mas ricas, variadas e interesantes de la China. En ella se encuentra la mayor diversidad geografica del pais. Su espectacular paisajistica va desde, al Sur, las selvas en las fronteras con Myanmar, Laos y Vietnam, para luego dar paso a infinitas colinas de plantaciones de te de Puer y escalonadas terrazas de arrozale; y hacia el norte asciende por los valles trazados por los rios Rojo, Mekong, Salween y Yangtze a altas sierras de nieves perpetuas, glaciares y cimas que superan los 6000mts en las estribaciones Himalayicas. Conocida como la region de la “Eterna Primavera”, este paraiso fue escogido por 25 grupos etnicos, de los 56 existentes en China, para asentar sus civilizaciones. Un viaje por este territorio es un colorista mosaico de cultura, lenguas, arquitectura, religiones, gastronomia, pintorescos vestuarios, musica e innumerables tradiciones locales.
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  • 10 days
  • Taking safety measures
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$1,980.36
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$1,980.36
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VIAJE A YUNNAN COMPLETO: El pais al Sur de las Nubes 13 dias SOLOCHOFER

VIAJE A YUNNAN COMPLETO: El pais al Sur de las Nubes 13 dias SOLOCHOFER

Yunnan,“al Sur de las Nubes”, es una de las provincias mas bellas y de interes de China. Su diversidad paisajistica se extiende desde la Meseta Tibetana y Sierra del Hengduan en las estribaciones Himalayicas y con cimas de 6500 metros de altura, y baja por estrechas gargantas, profundos valles, amplios lagos, bosques alpinos, zonas volcanicas, areas karsticas, cultivos de tabaco y algodon, terrazas de arrozales, plantaciones de Te rojo de Pu Er, … hasta fundirse en las mas espesas junglas tropicales en la region sur de Xixuangbanna y frontera con Myanmar, Laos y Vietnam. Por ella fluyen atravesandola grandes rios como el Yangtze, Salween, Rojo y Mekong, siendo estos cuna de grandes civilizaciones de origen etnico diverso como son, entre muchos otros, los Bai, Yi, Hui, Hani, Naxi, Dai, Bulang, Mosu, Naxi, Drun, Akha, Miao, Lisu, Nu , Tibetanos... Yunnan, es sin duda, un autentico “Mosaico de Paisajes y Culturas”
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  • 13 days
  • Taking safety measures
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$2,413.10
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$2,413.10
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8 Days Yunnan Highlight Tour to Kunming-Dali-Lijiang-Shangri-La

8 Days Yunnan Highlight Tour to Kunming-Dali-Lijiang-Shangri-La

This 8 days Yunnan tour is a perfert choice for travelers pursuing an in-depth exploration of Yunnan, covering amazing stone forest, thousand-year-old ancient towns, peaceful Erhai Lake, breathtaking Jade Dragon Snow Mountain, hospitable local minorites...Join this tour to create a fond memory of your China holiday and have once-in -a-lifetime traveling experice.
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  • 8 days
  • Taking safety measures
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$1,806.87
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$1,806.87
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Kunming Private 2-Day Bullet Train Trip to Dali and Lijiang

Kunming Private 2-Day Bullet Train Trip to Dali and Lijiang

Experience picturesque landscapes and colorful minority culture in Dali and Lijiang at your own pace on a 2-day private tour from Kunming. Travel by bullet train, greeted by a local private tour guide in Dali, travel by private air-conditioned vehicle, visit and explore the must-see attractions such as Chongsheng Three Pagodas, Dali Ancient Town, Erhai Lake, Mu Palace, Lijiang Old Town. In addition, explore Jade Dragon Snow Mountain and enjoy amazing open-air Impression Lijiang Impression Show which performances by non-professional peasant actors who are from local villages.This private tour including English speaking tour guide, travel by private air-conditioned vehicle, train tickets, entrance fee, round trip cable car, lunch, show tickets and door-to-door hotel transfers. You can choose to end your tour in Lijiang or return Kunming. Tour includes the option to book 4 star accommodation with daily breakfast.
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  • 2 days
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$620.59
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$620.59
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3-Day Private Golden Triangle Tour: Shanghai, Beijing and Xi'an from Kunming

3-Day Private Golden Triangle Tour: Shanghai, Beijing and Xi'an from Kunming

Experience China's Golden Triangle on this private 3-day tour of Shanghai, Beijing and Xi'an from Kunming by plane. Discover the UNESCO World Heritage sites: Terra-cotta Army, the Great Wall of China and the Forbidden City. Explore key Shanghai highlights, stroll around Tian'anmen Square, see Beijing Olympic Stadium, climb up to Xi'an City Wall and check out the local muslim quarter. Your friendly and knowledgeable private guide will give you a comprehensive history class about the attractions. Tour including plane tickets, entrance fee, lunch, English speaking tour guide and private vehicle, you can choose to end your tour in Beijing, Xi'an, Shanghai or return Kunming. Tour includes the option to book 4 star accommodation with daily breakfast.
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  • 3 days
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$1,454.36
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$1,454.36
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The Best of Kunming Walking Tour

The Best of Kunming Walking Tour

Together with the professional guide, you will visit the most charming places in the city. Green Lake and Dian Lake are among the city’s popular spots. Kunming was the gateway to the celebrated Silk Road. You will have a chance to explore the city while hearing fascinating facts and legends. Why is Dongchuan Red Soil labeled God’s palette? You will be surprised how many stories lay hidden in the streets, buildings, and corners of Kunming. Your charming guide will tell you what is special and unique about living in this city. It is perfect for those who are visiting the city for the first time and want to get the most of it!
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  • 2 hours
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$511.72
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3 Day Private Silk Road Tour from Kunming:Highlights of Xi'an,Jiayuguan,Dunhuang

3 Day Private Silk Road Tour from Kunming:Highlights of Xi'an,Jiayuguan,Dunhuang

Enhance your sightseeing experience of ancient Silk Road cities of Xi'an, Jiayuguan and Dunhuang on this 3 day private tour from Kunming. Travel by plane and private air-conditioned vehicle, discover the UNESCO World Heritage sites: Terra-cotta Warriors, Jiayuguan Fortress, Xuanbi Great Wall, Mogao Grottoes, Crescent Moon Pool and Singing Dunes. In addition, climb up the Xi'an City wall to get the amazing view of the city, and stroll around the Muslim Quarter, taste delicious local snacks. Your friendly and knowledgeable private guide will give you a comprehensive history class about the attractions. Tour including plane ticket, entrance fee, lunch, English speaking tour guide and private vehicle, you can choose to end your tour in Dunhuang or return Kunming. Tour includes the option to book 4 star accommodation with daily breakfast.
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  • 3 days
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$1,137.74
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$1,137.74
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Kunming Private Day Tour to Stone Forest and Chengzi Ancient Town

Kunming Private Day Tour to Stone Forest and Chengzi Ancient Town

During this private day tour, you will discover the incredible UNESCO World Heritage-listed sites of Stone Forest, and immerse yourself in authentic minority life and culture at Chengzi Ancient Villages which are famous for their unique houses. Be amazed by the karst landscape at Stone Forest, follow your tour guide to find the best location for photos. While, The Chengzi Ancient Village is praised as the “Living Fossil” of the residential architecture. Learn about the Yi, Han and Miao nationalities and their unique architecture, stroll around the village to find out the village's people, life and soul. This private tour including English speaking tour guide, travel by private air-conditioned vehicle, entrance fee, lunch and door-to-door hotel transfers.
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  • 8 to 9 hours
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$208.98
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