Qujing Overview

Chinese Name: 曲靖市 English IPA: Qujing City Location: Northeast of Yunnan Population (city): 6.41 Million Language: Yunnan Dialect Zip code: Tel code: Time zone:

Qujing is the headstream of the Pearl River, the largest river in South China, which flows over 2500 kilometers. It is an important industrial city, about 130 kilometres away from Kunming, the capital of Yunnan province, and it lies in Yunnan-Guizhou Plateau. And it was known as “throughfare of Yunnan and Guizhou Province” and “throat of Yunnan”. Qujing enjoys the reputation of “the first city of the source of the Pearl River”. 

Highlight of Qujing

Flower tour: Qujing is the ocean of flowers, and there are many flower scenic spots, like the Luoping Rapeseed Flower and Malong Chateau Montrose.

Food tour: Qujing also had the reputation of “hometown of delicious food”. Tasting special snacks and series of delicacies are best ways for tourists to enjoy happiness.

Cutural tour: Cuan culture is an important part of Qujing history, and the red culture tour is also the key point of Qujing tour.

Tourism Festivals: There are many tourism festivals in Qujing, and every one is special and interesting, such as Xuanwei Ham Festival and Luliang Colored Sand Festival.

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Qujing Attractions

Thanks to the temperate weather, various attractions and splendid folk culture, Qujing is an all-year-round destination and there are some attractions in Qujing. The most renowned sightseeing is Luoping rapeseed fields, an endless golden flower sea and a terrific place for shooting. Nine Dragon Waterfall is also amazing with grand and magnificant view, consisted by different waterfalls in Luoping. Stretch your way to Caoshan Mountain, you will come across a large group of sheep and the local people. You can also explore [...]

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Qujing Tours

The classic Qujing highlights are covered in various Qujing tours. These trips dip into the charming beauty of Qujing and other cities of Yunnan. People can experience the 6 Days Northeast Yunnan Winter Birding Tour to Dianchi Lake, 7 Days Northeast Yunnan Photograph Tour, 8 Days Yunnan Winter Birding Tour to Dongchuan Red Land, Nianhu Lake and Dashanbao Nature ReserveNianhu Lake and Dashanbao. Every destination is a big hit. Of course, and private tours are offered and popular. [...]

Climate & When to Go

Qujing enjoys a subtropical monsoon climate, and the weather of Qujing is temperate and pleasurable throughout the year. The average temperature in coldest January and hottest July are respectively 14 and 19 degree centigrade (57.2 and 66.2 degree Fahrenheit). However, the temperatures never reach extremes. Tempered by the low latitude and moderate elevation, Qujing has a mild subtropical highland climate, with short, mild, dry winters, and warm, rainy summers. Frost may occur in winter but the days still generally warm up to around [...]

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Qujing is a significant industry city in Yunnan and its transportation is relatively developed compared to other cities in Yunnan except for Kunming. You can get there by different ways. There are planes, long-distance buses, trains, taxis, buses and minibus for people to get out and around.  How to Get in Qujing By Air There are no through flights to Qujing. However, there is the general agency of China Airline Company in the city proper of Qujing. There you can buy air tickets, [...]

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Festivals and Activities

Qujing is the “Hometown of Two Cuan”, which has a long history and the culture is wonderful. It is home to many ethnic groups such as Yi, Hui, Zhuang and Buyi, and it also forms the unique folk festivals. Festivals in Qujing 1.Luoping Rapeseed Flower Cultural Tourism Festival Every year on the second day of the lunar calendar, the young people of Buyi, Shui, Zhuang and Qiang, near the Jiulong River, gather in this place to sing and dance. 2.The Annual International Sand Sculpture Festival The [...]

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Travel Tips

There are some Qujing trival tips for people to visit attractions. When plan your trip to Qujing, view our answers to questions about Qujing City travel to get better understanding of Qujing City. 1.Qujing Useful Numbers Fire: 119 Police: 110 Ambulance: 120 Zip Code Inquiry: 184 Weather Forecast: 121 Telephone Number Inquiry: 114 Tourist Complaints: 0870-96927, 2124059 2.Qujing Dressing Tips  July is the hottest month at a average temperature of 19℃,and the coldest month is January at a average temperature of 14℃. The temperature varies greatly, pay attention to dressing. Qujing is located in [...]

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Useful Maps

If you want to visit Qujing city, you can look these maps to help you find it. Here are some maps, and you can check our detailed Qujing Maps such as Qujing Location Map, Qujing Tourist Map, Qujing City Map to get a better understanding of Qujing. [...]

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Qujing Accommodation

It's a good idea to check the rooms in any accommodation before committing to anything. However, finding a nice hotel with sufficient furnishings and reasonable prices in Qujing is so easy. Different styles of hotels are offered ranging from luxury ones, mid-range to budget ones. For more detailed information of hotels in Qujing, check the followings. Hotel name Chinese name Tel Address 5-star       Ramada Hotel Hussein City 会泽德城华美达酒店 0874-5538888 Ramada Plaza Decheng, Fuze Street, Huize County, Qujing City, Yunnan Province (near Decheng Yijing) Guanfang Hotel Qujing 官房大酒店 4008281661; 0874-3226666 Nanchengmenwai Riverside Road,  Qilin District, [...]

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