Kaili Travel Tips

For a better travel experience along the way in Kaili, there are some useful Kaili travel tips which may be helpful for your tour.

Useful Numbers

  • Fire: 119
  • Police: 110
  • Ambulance: 120
  • Area Code: 0855
  • Zip Code: 556000
  • Weather Forecast: 12121
  • Check Telephone Number: 114
  • Tourist Complaint: 0855-8063303
  • Tourist Inquiry: 0855-8062943
  • Railway Station Information Inquiry: 12306
  • Civil Aviation Consulting Telephone: 0855-8238868
  • Expressway Emergency Rescue: 12122
  • Consumer Complaints Hotline: 12315

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Best Time to Visit

The best travel time is from June to September. As this time is summer, it is a good time to escape the heat, and the scenery is also very beautiful. But, if you want to experience ethnic culture more, ethnic festivals in Kaili mainly focus on Spring and Autumn. Therefore, in spring and autumn, you can enjoy a lot of grand celebrations. Summer and winter are the good time to join their local daily life and enjoy the natural landscape around the villages.

Dressing Tips

If you plan to mountain area, hiking shoes or mountaineering shoes are also a good choice. In addition, mountain area is cold in the early morning and at night, bring a warm coat with you. Continuous rain, low-temperature snow coagulation and frosty weather often occur in winter. So you are supposed to pay attention to keeping warm and defending cold in Winter. In General, in Guizhou, you can wear T-shirt in the summer time, and you should put on thick coat and sweater in winter.

Weather Tips

1. Half of the year is the rainy season, it rains almost every day in the late spring and early summer. If you plan to travel in Kaili, especially in April to August, remember to bring umbrella and other rain gears.

2. Sunglasses and sun cream are necessary for the high altitude in this region and strong ultraviolet ray.

Local Specialty and Souvenirs

Kaili is abundant in local specialties. In general, souvenirs in Kaili are cheaper than that in Guiyang. The ethnic embroideries of pockets, bags, wallets and combs are the most inexpensive but the most distinctive products, which are proper souvenirs for tourists. Besides, Lusheng, Dong Brocade, Ethnic Silver Articles, Miao's Cross-stitch, etc, all can be found in Kaili. As for dining, Miao and Dong people are fond of spicy and sour food. Typical dishes in Kaili are Sour Soup Fish and Miao King Fish.


There's no need to worry about finding a bank in Kaili. Here below are some banks in Kaili City. 

  • Bank of China(Kaili Branch)中国银行
    Address: No.6, Shaoshan South Road, Kaili, Qiandongnan黔东南苗族侗族自治州凯里市韶山南路6号
    Tel: 0855-3898986
  • Bank of China(Kaili Branch)中国银行
    Address: No.11, Beijing East Road, Kaili City, Qiandongnan黔东南苗族侗族自治州凯里市北京东路11号
    Tel: 0855-3898819
  • Industrial and Commercial Bank of China中国工商银行
    Address: No.92, Shaoshan South Road, Kaili, Qiandongnan黔东南苗族侗族自治州凯里市韶山南路92号
    Tel: 0855-8226288
  • China Construction Bank中国建设银行
    Address: No.12, Beijing West Road, Kaili City, Qiandongnan黔东南苗族侗族自治州凯里市北京西路12号
    Tel: 0855-8220460/0855-8232242
  • Agricultural Bank of China中国农业银行
    Address: No.13, Beijing East Road, Kaili City, Qiandongnan黔东南苗族侗族自治州凯里市北京东路13号
    Tel: 0855-8221398

Expresses and Post Offices

The postal code in Kaili is 556000. There are a lot of express service sites in Kaili, here below are just a few of them. 

  • China Post office中国邮政
    Address: Xingzhou Street, Zhouxi Town, Kaili, Qiandongnan黔东南苗族侗族自治州凯里市舟溪镇兴舟街
  • China Post office(Railway Station Branch)中国邮政
    Address: No.264, Qingjiang Road, Kaili City, Qiandongnan黔东南苗族侗族自治州凯里市清江路264号
    Tel: 13688550461
  • China Post office中国邮政
    Address: No.74, Beijing West Road, Kaili City, Qiandongnan黔东南苗族侗族自治州凯里市北京西路74号
    Tel: 0855-8602986
  • YTO Express圆通速递
    Address: No.9, Qingping North Road, Kaili City, Qiandongnan黔东南苗族侗族自治州凯里市清平北路9号
    Tel: 95554
  • STO Express申通快递
    Address: No.1, Xueyuan Road, Kaili City, Qiandongnan黔东南苗族侗族自治州凯里市学院路1号
    Tel: 95543
  • Express Mail Service(EMS)中国邮政速递物流
    Address: Kaimian Road, Kaili City, Qiandongnan黔东南苗族侗族自治州凯里市凯棉路
    Tel: 11183


Besides hospitals, Kaili has many drugstores as well. 

  • The First People's Hospital of Kaili City凯里市第一人民医院
    Address: No.28, Yingpan West Road, Kaili, Qiandongnan黔东南苗族侗族自治州凯里市营盘西路28号
    Tel: 0855-3817777
  • Kaili Central Hospital凯里中心医院
    Address: No.221, Qingjiang Road, Kaili City, Qiandongnan黔东南苗族侗族自治州凯里市清江路221号
    Tel: 0855-2199999
  • People's Hospital of Qiandongnan Autonomous Prefecture黔东南州人民医院
    Address: No.31, Shaoshan South Road, Dashizi Subdistrict, Kaili City, Qiandongnan黔东南苗族侗族自治州凯里市大十字街道韶山南路31号
    Tel: 0855-8218790/0855-3860501
  • Traditional Chinese Medicine Hospital of Qiandongnan黔东南苗族侗族自治州中医医院
    Address: No.24, Beijing East Road, Kaili City, Qiandongnan黔东南苗族侗族自治州凯里市北京东路24号
    Tel: 0855-8120120
  • The Second Affiliated Hospital of Guizhou Medical University贵州医科大学第二附属医院
    Address: No.3, Kangfu Road, Kaili City, Qiandongnan黔东南苗族侗族自治州凯里市康复路3号
    Tel: 0855-8225083


  • Kaili University凯里学院
    Address: No.3, Kaiyuan Avenue, Economic Development Zone, Kaili City, Qiandongnan黔东南苗族侗族自治州凯里市经济开发区开元大道3号
    Tel: 0855-8503572

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