6 Days Dongchuan Red Land Tour

Kunming, Dongchuan

Tour Code: TCT-Yunnan-04

Tour Type: Private Tour

Best Travel Time: The best time to have a photography tour is between the middle May and the early June, the middle October and November.

Price from $ 562

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Tour Feature

Have you ever heard about Dongchuan Red Land? The fantastic soil which colored by red is an amazing scene for people who love to take photos about the marvelous things in the world. Different like many other scenery in China, Dongchuan is more like a palette held by the hand of nature. When you stand there, you could not help taking photos to memory this splendid land.

What to Expect

Day Destination Highlights
01 Arrival Kunming Be transferred to the hotel
02 Kunming - Dongchuan Coach to Dongchuan and sightseeing
03 Dongchuan - Kunming Sightseeing in Dongchuan, Coach Back to Kunming
04 Kunming Stone Forest
05 Kunming Western Hill and Dragon Gate, Village of Ethnic Culture, Qiongzhu Temple
06 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
Optional Night Activities: No

Details in the itinerary:
► Kunming airport - Kunming downtown: 30 km, 1 hour driving



Day 2 Kunming Dongchuan

After breakfast in hotel, be transferred to Dongchuan by about 2.5 - 3 hours driving. Upon arrival, visit Dongchuan Red Soil and enjoy photographing there for sunset if the weather is good enough on that day.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Accommodation: In Dongchuan
Optional Night Activities: No

Details in the itinerary:
► Kunming downtown - Dongchuan Red Soil Area: 170 km, 2.5 - 3 hours driving
► Accommodation condition in Dongchuan is not as good as that in Kunming city. Generally we will arrange local guesthouse for staying overnight.


Dongchuan Red Soil


Day 3 Dongchuan Kunming

In the morning, enjoy your free time at Dongchuan and also the sunrise on the Red field. In the afternoon, drive back to Kunming for around 2.5-3 hours. And have a rest of this day.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Accommodation: In Kunming
Optional Night Activities: No

Details in the itinerary:
► Dongchuan Red Soil Area - Kunming downtown: 170 km, 2.5 - 3 hours driving


Dongchuan Red Land


Day 4 Kunming
 
Depart from your hotel in the morning, you will take a visit to the Stone Forest (2 hours) - famous as the typical karst landform and known as the First Wonder of the World. After lunch in the scenic area (about 1 hour), drive back to the your hotel in Kunming and free of the rest day.
 
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Accommodation: In Kunming
Optional Night Activities: No

Details in the itinerary:
► Kunming downtown - Stone Forest: 87 km, 1.5 - 2 hour driving
► The travelling route in Stone Forest is not fixed and you can discuss with your guide to choose the you own travel route.
► And if you are interested in Karst landform, another recommended site on the road between Stone Forest and Kunming city is Jiuxiang Scenic Area which is famous for the various karst caves in China.


Stone Forest


Day 5 Kunming

Today, enjoy your full day city tour starting from a visit to the Western Hill and Dragon Gate (1 hour) - set in mountains well covered by evergreen woods and filled with sweet songs by lovely birds. Continue your trip to Village of Ethnic Culture (1 hour) - managed to represent and exhibit the history, the cultures, the customs and the natural village houses of the 26 nationalities in this province. And then, a visit to Qiongzhu Temple (1 hour) - the first temple dedicated to Zen Buddism in Yunnan. After the tour, drive back to your hotel and have a rest of this day.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Accommodation: In Kunming
Optional Night Activities: Bridge-crossing Noodle (generally 1 hour)

Details in the itinerary:
► Western Hill and Dragon Gate can let you have a view of Dianchi Lake


Western Hill and Dragon Gate


Day 6 Departure Kunming

Say goodbye to Kunming and continue your tour to next city.
Meals: Breakfast

Details in the itinerary:
► Kunming airport - Kunming downtown: 30 km, 1 hour driving

Service Ends

Note: Dongchuan in snow weather will show a different style, but roads may be blocked due to the frozen days.

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
Optional Night Activities: No

Details in the itinerary:
► Kunming airport - Kunming downtown: 30 km, 1 hour driving



Day 2 Kunming Dongchuan

After breakfast in hotel, be transferred to Dongchuan by about 2.5 - 3 hours driving. Upon arrival, visit Dongchuan Red Soil and enjoy photographing there for sunset if the weather is good enough on that day.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Accommodation: In Dongchuan
Optional Night Activities: No

Details in the itinerary:
► Kunming downtown - Dongchuan Red Soil Area: 170 km, 2.5 - 3 hours driving
► Accommodation condition in Dongchuan is not as good as that in Kunming city. Generally we will arrange local guesthouse for staying overnight.


Dongchuan Red Soil


Day 3 Dongchuan Kunming

In the morning, enjoy your free time at Dongchuan and also the sunrise on the Red field. In the afternoon, drive back to Kunming for around 2.5-3 hours. And have a rest of this day.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Accommodation: In Kunming
Optional Night Activities: No

Details in the itinerary:
► Dongchuan Red Soil Area - Kunming downtown: 170 km, 2.5 - 3 hours driving


Dongchuan Red Land


Day 4 Kunming
 
Depart from your hotel in the morning, you will take a visit to the Stone Forest (2 hours) - famous as the typical karst landform and known as the First Wonder of the World. After lunch in the scenic area (about 1 hour), drive back to the your hotel in Kunming and free of the rest day.
 
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Accommodation: In Kunming
Optional Night Activities: No

Details in the itinerary:
► Kunming downtown - Stone Forest: 87 km, 1.5 - 2 hour driving
► The travelling route in Stone Forest is not fixed and you can discuss with your guide to choose the you own travel route.
► And if you are interested in Karst landform, another recommended site on the road between Stone Forest and Kunming city is Jiuxiang Scenic Area which is famous for the various karst caves in China.


Stone Forest


Day 5 Kunming

Today, enjoy your full day city tour starting from a visit to the Western Hill and Dragon Gate (1 hour) - set in mountains well covered by evergreen woods and filled with sweet songs by lovely birds. Continue your trip to Village of Ethnic Culture (1 hour) - managed to represent and exhibit the history, the cultures, the customs and the natural village houses of the 26 nationalities in this province. And then, a visit to Qiongzhu Temple (1 hour) - the first temple dedicated to Zen Buddism in Yunnan. After the tour, drive back to your hotel and have a rest of this day.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Accommodation: In Kunming
Optional Night Activities: Bridge-crossing Noodle (generally 1 hour)

Details in the itinerary:
► Western Hill and Dragon Gate can let you have a view of Dianchi Lake


Western Hill and Dragon Gate


Day 6 Departure Kunming

Say goodbye to Kunming and continue your tour to next city.
Meals: Breakfast

Details in the itinerary:
► Kunming airport - Kunming downtown: 30 km, 1 hour driving

Service Ends

Note: Dongchuan in snow weather will show a different style, but roads may be blocked due to the frozen days.

Prices (per person in US$)

Group Size Dec. ~ Feb. Mar. ~ Nov.
2 ~ 5 pax $758 $758
6 ~ 9 pax $562 $562

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, 2017 to Feb 28, 2018, 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

Optional Activities

City Local Specialties Nights Shows
Kunming Bridge-crossing NoodleYunnan Impression Show - Dynamic Yunnan

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