1 Day Menglun Tropical Botanical Garden and Dai Minority Garden Tour

This 1 Day Menglun Tropical Botanical Garden and Dai Minority Garden Tour offers a chance to appreciate some natural gardens of Yunnan, besides, experience the Dai Minority Culture.


  • Visit the culture garden of Yunnan.
  • Experience the Dai minority culture.

Detailed Itinerary

In the morning, drive along the Mekong to Ganlanba, a traditional Dai inhabitancy region, enjoy view along the river, in Ganlanaba, see a lively daily local market of Dai people first, then drive off main road into countryside to visit village and temple to find out the life and culture facts of Dai people, the dominant ethnic group of the region, if like, enter their house built on stilts and have a chat with them.

Further move in the east to Menglun, where the biggest tropical botanical garden of China is situated, which holds more than 3000 species, enjoy nice scenery in the garden and learn about some interesting plants, short walk in rainforest zone, the most natural part of garden is especially recommended, tourists seldom go there, very quiet and original, for simple knowledge about rainforest, the most bio-diversified vegetation type in the world.

Return Jinghong different way, mountainous but scenic, across the rainforest, if time permits, drop in village of Jinuo, the last ethnic group classified by Chinese government in 1979, with population of only 20 thousand, they uniquely belong to this region.

Service Included:

  • Admission fees for all of the sightseeing spots listed in the itinerary;
  • Lunch listed in the itinerary;
  • Private English-speaking tour guide;
  • Private vehicle for transfers & sightseeing with skilled driver;
  • Service charge/s & government taxes;

Service Excluded:

  • Tips to guides and drivers;
  • Personal expenses and gratuities to service staff;
  • Personal travel accident insurance;
  • All optional programs.