2 Days Tacheng Yunnan Snub-nosed Monkey from Lijiang

Yunnan snub-nosed monkey is an endangered species of primate in the family Cercopithecidae. These monkeys get their common name for their unusual noses; the nasal bones are absent and the nostrils are upturned. During this tour, we will head to Tacheng from Lijiang and visit Snub-nosed Monkeys here. On the way, visit the First Bend of Yangtze River.


  • Visit the First Bend of Yangtze River on the way to Tacheng.
  • Have a close observation on Yunnan Snub-nosed Monkeys.

Brief Itinerary

  • Day 1: Lijiang – Tacheng
  • Day 2: Tacheng – Lijiang

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1 Lijiang – Tacheng

Sightseeing and Activities: the First Bend of Yangtze River
Accommodation: Tacheng
Meals: Lunch

In the morning, meet the guide and driver at your hotel and drive about 1 hour to view the First Bend of Yangtze River, an extraordinary turn nearly about 180 degrees with beautiful and marvelous views like a wonderful landscape painting unfolding before you. Next drive along the Yangtze River for about 3 hours to Tacheng.

Day 2 Tacheng – Lijiang

Sightseeing and Activities: Yunnan Snub-nosed Monkey
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

After breakfast, hike through the forest to observe the Yunnan Snub-nosed Monkeys. Learn more information about Yunnan Snub-nosed Monkeys. Do some easy hiking in the area and then drive about 4 hours back to Lijiang. On the way, stop at a village to have a simple lunch with a local family.

Service Included:

  • Admission fees for all of the sightseeing spots listed in the itinerary;
  • Meals as listed in the itinerary;
  • Hotels as listed in the itinerary;
  • Private English-speaking tour guide;
  • Private vehicle for transfers & sightseeing with skilled driver;
  • Service charge & government taxes;
  • Luggage transfers between airports and hotels;
  • Domestic train tickets of soft sleeper.

Service Excluded:

  • Any arrival and departure international airfares or train tickets;
  • Chinese visa fees;
  • Excess baggage charged by Airlines;
  • Single room supplement;
  • Tips to guides and drivers;
  • Personal expenses and gratuities to service staff;
  • Personal travel accident insurance;
  • All optional programs.