5 Days Kunming Phography Tour with Dongchuan Red Land and Jiaozi Snow Mountain

This 5 days Yunnan photography tour will take you to explore some unique landscapes of the Stone Forest, Dongchuan Red Land and Jiaozi Snow Mountain, which are the famous tourist attractions of Yunnan. It is a quite relaxing tour because there is no hurry during this whole tour and you can have a full sight about the splendid scenery.

Highlights:

  • Marveled at the splendid landscapes of Stone Forest and Dongchuan Red Land.
  • Enjoy various authentic Yunnan dedicates.

Brief Itinerary

  • Day 1: Kunming Arrival
  • Day 2:Kunming – Stone Forest – Dongchuan Red Land
  • Day 3: Dongchuan Red Land
  • Day 4: Dongchuan Red Land – Jioazi Snow Mountain
  • Day 5: Jiaozi Snow Mountain – Kunming

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1 Kunming Arrival

Sightseeing and Activities: Green Lake, Flowers and Birds Market
Accommodation: Kunming
Meals:Upon arrival, met by the tour guide and transferred to the hotel for a short rest and luggage settlement. Then head to visit an urban park Green Lake. Built in the 17th century, with tree-lined walks and flowers, this park is a paradise for local people enjoying themselves by exercising in various specialist groups.If time permits, move on to stroll at the Flowers and Birds Market, which is one of the most well-preserved ancient architectures with many shops selling flowers, birds, fish and pet, folk artworks and crafts.

Day 2 Kunming – The Stone Forest – Dongchuan Red Land

Sightseeing and Activities: The Stone Forest, Ashima, Sunset, Dongchuan Red Land
Accommodation: Dongchuan
Meals: Breakfast, lunch

After Breakfast, go to the Stone Forest, which is the most typical Karst landscape in the world and the “World Geopark” appraised by the UNESCO, visit the famous historical site – Ashima, view these unique and natural stones optionally according to your own preference.

After lunch at the local authentic restaurant. Continue the journey in the Stone Forest about 2 hours and then drive to Dongchuan Red Land to enjoy the majestic scenery of sunset.

Day 3: Dongchuan Red Land

Sightseeing and Activities: sunrise and sunset, Duoyishu Rice Terrace, Baida Rice Treeace, Laohuzui Rice Terrace
Accommodation: Dongchuan
Meals: Breakfast, lunch

Today we will have a full day sightseeing in Dongchuan Red Land. Get up early to have breakfast and go to sightsee the sunrise at Duoyishu Rice Terrace firstly, then visit the biggest collections of terraces in the world – Baida Rice Treeace.

Drive to the best attraction for sunset – Laohuzui Rice Terrace, to capture the most magnificent and spectacular terrace.

Day 4 Dongchuan Red Land – Jioazi Snow Mountain

Sightseeing and Activities: Jioazi Snow Mountain, Fall, Forest, Sea of Clouds
Accommodation: Luquan
Meals: Breakfast, lunch

Get up early to start today’s tour, after breakfast move on to Jiaozi Snow Mountain, when leave this red soil enjoy the wonderful scenery along the road.

Upon arrival, appreciate the icefall, Huaxi, virgin forest, cuckoo flowers, magical Buddha’s light and sea of clouds.

Day 5 Jiaozi Snow Mountain – Kunming

Sightseeing and Activities: Jiaozi Snow Mountain, Kunming City
Accommodation:
Meals: Breakfast

After breakfast, move back to Kunming and explore this city at leisure until being transferred to the airport or railway station. service ends.

Service Excluded

  • 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.