Day 1 (Fri) Kunming
Day 2 (Sat) Kunming
The Green Lake Park is reputed as the Jade of Kunming city, which is a perfect place to take a leisurely stroll.
Day 3 (Sun) Kunming - Dali (by public express bus)
Today, transfer to the bus station and take a public bus from Kunming to Dali, 360 kilometers, or about 4.5 hours.
Take a walking tour of the Dali Old Town to capture its charm with narrow cobbled streets and traditional stone architecture.
Day 4 (Mon) Dali - Lijiang (by automobile)
The Old Town of Lijiang (UNESCO) is one of the best-preserved ancient towns in China and is famous for its distinctive Naxi culture and ancient buildings.
Day 5 (Tue) Lijiang
The Yuhu Village is an ancient village of Naxi Ethnic Group. The famous Former Residence of Dr. Joseph Rock is also located there.
Day 6 (Wed) Lijiang - Shangri-La (by automobile)
Day 7 (Thu) Shangri-La
Pay a visit to a Tibetan family. Sitting in their wooden house built with big sitting room and Buddhism hall, you may try some Tibetan specialties such as buttered tea, local yogurt and barley wine.
From April to October
Guaranteed departure on every Friday based on minimum of 2 travelers
-- English-speaking guide
-- Air-conditioned coach or van
-- Land transfers by tourist car/coach as listed
-- Entrance tickets as listed
-- Chinese lunch as listed
-- Hotel with daily breakfast
-- Public bus ticket from Kunming to Dali by “Yunnan Express”;
-- Service charge & government taxes
-- Flight or train ticket
-- Personal expenses such as laundry, drinks, phone bills, optional activities
-- Tips for guides and drivers
-- Chinese Visa
-- Travel insurance