9 Days Yunnan Tour to Lijiang and Lugu Lake

Kunming, Lijiang, Lugu Lake

Tour Code: TCT-Yunnan-02

Tour Type: Private Tour

Best Travel Time: Suitable for the whole year, best from March to October.

Price From $ 1158

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Lugu Lake, where the rare Mosuo matrilineal culture rooted in, will show you a differently fascinating Heaven on earth from the amazing natural beauty to the quaint local tradition. The shores of the lake is inhabited by the Mosuo people who have peculiar customs and ways, up to now still retaining remnants of matriarchal society. Here you will see the superior of female as the leader of a family and how the 'Zouhun'(Men and women are not united by wedlock, each living at the mother's home respectively, yet keeping a casual cohabitation relationship) tradition is remained. Certainly, you will have the opportunity to enjoy other two classic destinations in Yunnan as well.


Day Destination Highlights
01 Arrival Kunming Be transferred to the hotel
02 Kunming Stone Forest
03 Kunming - Lijiang Flight to Lijiang, Lijiang Ancient Town
04 Lijiang Jade Dragon Snow Mountain, Yufeng Temple, Baisha Mural
05 Lijiang - Lugu Lake Coach to Lugu Lake and sightseeing
06 Lugu Lake Lugu Lake Sightseeing
07 Lugu Lake - Lijiang Coach Back to Lijiang, Shuhe Ancient Town
08 Lijiang - Kunming Flight to Kunming, Western Hill Dragon Gate
09 Departure Kunming Be transferred to the airport

Tour Itinerary

Day 1 Arrival Kunming

Arrive in Kunming, the start of this tour. Be met at the airport and transferred to your hotel for a good rest.
 
Meals: No meals
Accommodation: In Kunming


Kunming City View
 


Day 2 Kunming 

Depart from your hotel in the morning, you will take a visit to the Stone Forest, created by ancient winds and water erosion over millions of years. After the tour, you will be driven back to Kunming.
 
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Accommodation: In Kunming


Stone Forest
 


Day 3 Kunming  Lijiang

In the morning, you will be transferred to the airport for a short flight to Lijiang, where you can walk down the cobblestone streets over 700 years and see the Naxi way of life which chaned little over time. Upon arrival, visit Lijiang Ancient Town. After that, have a rest of this day.
 
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Accommodation: In Lijiang


Lijiang Ancient Town
 


Day 4 Lijiang

In the morning, take a driving for about 0.5hour to visit Jade Dragon Sown Mountain (cable car and green vans available in the scenic area). After lunch, visit Yufeng Temple - a distinctive and conjunct architecture style of Han Buddhism, Tibetan Buddhism, Taoism and the local Naxi Dongba Religion, and Baisha Mural in the ancient capital of Naxi Kingdom in Baisha village, the cradle of the Naxi culture and ancient capital of the Naxi Kingdom. After this tour, drive back to your hotel and free of the rest day.
 
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Accommodation: In Lijiang


Jade Dragon Sown Mountain
 


Day 5 Lijiang  Lugu Lake

Today, you will take a long driving to Lugu Lake, the remote Paradise on earth, and will then take a good rest after check-in your hotel.
 
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Accommodation: In Lugu Lake area


Lugu Lake
 


Day 6 Lugu Lake

Enjoy your whole day exploration around this fairy land - Lugu Lake. Today's sightseeing will include the lake itself, the isles in the lake and Mosuo family. Stay overnight at Lugu Lake.
 
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Accommodation: In Lugu Lake area


Lugu Lake
 


Day 7 Lugu Lake  Lijiang

In the morning drive back to Lijiang after breakfast. Upon arrival, take a visit of Shuhe Ancient Town, another important place in the history of Naxi people's development.
 
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Accommodation: In Lijiang


Shuhe Ancient Town, Lijiang
 


Day 8 Lijiang  Kunming

In the morning, you will be transferred to the airport for the flight back to Kunming. Upon arrival, take a visit of Western Hill & Dragon Gate.
 
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Accommodation: In Kunming


Western Hill & Dragon Gate
 


Day 9 Departure Kunming

Feel free at leisure till be transferred to the airport.
 
Meals: Breakfast
 
Service Ends

Prices (per person in US$)

January, February, December
Group Size Using Economy Hotel
★★★
Using Comfortable Hotel
★★★★
Using Deluxe Hotel
★★★★★
Double
Occupancy
Sole
Occupancy
Double
Occupancy
Sole
Occupancy
Double
Occupancy
Sole
Occupancy
1 person   2105   2297   2816
2-5 persons 1379 1673 1475 1865 1734 2385
6-9 persons 1158 1452 1253 1644 1499 2135
≥10 persons 958 1214 1020 1339 1295 1889
March, June, July, August
Group Size Using Economy Hotel
★★★
Using Comfortable Hotel
★★★★
Using Deluxe Hotel
★★★★★
Double
Occupancy
Sole
Occupancy
Double
Occupancy
Sole
Occupancy
Double
Occupancy
Sole
Occupancy
1 person   2151   2342   2969
2-5 persons 1424 1719 1520 1911 1834 2537
6-9 persons 1203 1498 1299 1689 1598 2288
≥10 persons 980 1236 1043 1362 1372 2019
April, May, September, October, November
Group Size Using Economy Hotel
★★★
Using Comfortable Hotel
★★★★
Using Deluxe Hotel
★★★★★
Double
Occupancy
Sole
Occupancy
Double
Occupancy
Sole
Occupancy
Double
Occupancy
Sole
Occupancy
1 person   2173   2365   2884
2-5 persons 1447 1742 1543 1933 1803 2453
6-9 persons 1226 1521 1322 1712 1567 2203
≥10 persons 1003 1259 1066 1385 1341 1934


Price includes:
  Domestic flight or high-speed train as specified
  Private transfer between the airport or railway station, attractions, and hotels
  Private licensed English-speaking guide and driver service
  Hotel accommodation with daily breakfast on sharing basis
  All attraction entrance fees as specified
  Meals mentioned in the itinerary, Chinese local food
  China Life Tourist Accident/Casualty Insurance

Price excludes:
  International Air tickets or Train Tickets to enter or leave China
  Tips to your tour guide and driver on your own discretion
  China Entry Visa Fees
  Personal expenses
  Optional tours, meals, activities and services

Remarks:
※   Prices are valid from Mar 1, 2016 to Feb 28, 2017, except Chinese public holidays, local fairs or events.
※   TCT reserves the right to adjust the price caused by exchange rate
※   No guide on the flight and Yangtze River cruise. 
※   Recommended hotels are subject to change in actual booking
※   Special requirements should be advised to TCT in advance.
※   TCT reserves the right of final explanation for any change due to the reasons beyond our control

Recommended Hotels

City Economy Hotel ★★★ Comfortable Hotel ★★★★ Deluxe Hotel ★★★★★
KunmingKunming Jintai Hotel
Add: No. 118., Huancheng South Road, Kunming
Kunming Hotel
Add: 52 East Feng Dong Road, Kunming
Kaiwah Plaza International Hotel Kunming
Add: 157 Beijing Road, Kunming
LijiangLijiang Sanhe Villa
Add: No. 4, Jishan Lane, Xinyi Street, Lijiang Ancient Town
Lijiang Wangfu Hotel
Add: 9 Yigu Alley, South Gate Street, Dayan Ancient Town, Lijiang
InterContinental Lijiang Ancient Town Resort
Add: No. 276, Xianghe Road, Lijiang Ancient Town

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