4-Day Yunnan Lijiang
Tour: Jade Dragon Snow Mountain, Lashihai
Lake And Ancient Tea-Horse Road
Tour Code: SLJP_02
|| Arrival -
Upon arrival in Lijiang, you will be met at the
airport and transferred to your hotel for check-in.
visit Sifangjie Street in Dayan Old Town.
Old Town: Built in the late Song dynasty (960-1279
A.D.) and the early Yuan dynasty (1206-1368 A.D.),
Lijiang is a Historical and Cultural Heritage
in China and it has been included in the World
Cultural Heritage. Lijiang is also the center
of the Naxi people, a relatively small minority
group with a rich culture.
||Lijiang - Lashihai
Lake - Ancient Tea-Horse Road - Lijiang (Breakfast
+ Lunch + Dinner)
Take a half-day tour to
the Lashihai Lake. You will experience the traditional,
rural Naxi lifestyle in a beautiful and peaceful
setting. Cruise around the lake, you will see
a variety of migratory birds. Visit an ethnic
Naxi family; pass through the virgin forest. Along
the trip, you will enjoy the sightseeing including
the fantastic waterfalls, lakes, and old trees.
In the afternoon, ride horse along the Ancient
Tea-Horse Road. Transfer back to Lijiang.
Lake: Surrounded by mountains, the diamond-shaped basin of Lashihai is a spectacular setting for exploring the intricate relationship between the abundant natural resources of this land. Lashihai Lake is an important habitat for over 57 species of migratory birds. During the winter months, the lake is home to tens of thousands of migratory birds, including protected species such as the black-necked crane, whooper swan and black stork.
Tea-Horse Road: One of the longest and most dramatic trade route mainly through Yunnan, Sichuan, and Tibet. The road carried a crucial exchange for 13 centuries. In addition to tea, the mule caravans carried salt. It linked cultures, economies and political ambitions. Today remnants of the passageway reveal grand vistas - and a surprising new commerce.
Visit the Jade Dragon Snow
Mountain, Baisha Fresco, the Ancient Shuhe Village
of Naxi people.
Dragon Snow Mountain: The mountain is a located
15 kilometers north of Lijiang, It is the southernmost
mountain with snow-capped all year round in the
Northern Hemisphere. Shanzidou, the main peak
at 5,569 meters above sea level, looks like a
gigantic dragon clad in white snow all year round.
There are over 6,500 different kinds of plants
on the Jade Dragon Snow Mountain, including 400
types of trees in 20 primeval forest communities.
Mural: Drew in the early Ming Dynasty (1368-1644),
it stores 44 pieces of murals in total, specializing
in the religious stories. They are quite different
from other frescos. Each painting includes at
least one hundred portraits, but perspective is
used very well, and the close, middle and establishing
images are clear. The earliest one is in the Glazed
Hall. It was painted before 1417. In the period,
the religious painting in Central Plain of China
had gone downgrade. In the Tang and Song dynasties,
Taoism was popular. The famous painter all liked
making religious paintings.
||Lijiang - Departure
Transfer to Lijiang airport to connect with your
The Above Tour
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The number of adults and the number of children in
your party. If there are children under 12 years,
they can enjoy the preferential price.
Your approximate travel date.
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If you would like us to tailor make a new tour for
you that is different from the above tour, please
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The economy-class air charges of the domestic flight
or soft sleeper/seat train charge between cities as
specified in the itinerary.
The hotel accommodation is based on two persons sharing
one standard twin room with private facilities in
all relevant locations. If a single client requests
a twin room alone, the single room supplement will
For the land tour in each city, daily American breakfast
is served in the hotel, and Chinese lunch and/or dinner
will be served with two cups of soft drink outside
the hotel. All meal arrangements are served as the
Private transfers for you and your party as a group
between airports, train stations, hotels and all sightseeing
spots. Separate arrivals and departures will incur
One private English-speaking guide and driver will
accompany you on all normal sightseeing tours in each
Entrance fees to the tourist sites.
your tour include a cruise, then the shore excursion
in groups and activities will be subject to the arrangements
made by the cruise company.
Life Tourist Accident/Casualty Insurance. We highly
recommend that you purchase full coverage travel insurance
from you country of origin.
The international or domestic air/train charge of
arrival and departure.
Expenses of a personal nature such as laundry, drink,
telex, telephone calls or overweight baggage charges.
of obtaining your visa to enter China.
Optional programs which are not specified in the above
to Guide and driver, entirely voluntary.
is single supplement?
- The hotel is based on double occupancy. If the visitor
travels alone or the number of the travelers is odd
(such as 3, 5, 7...), who stays in one single room
has to pay the single room supplement. As the hotel
is on double occupancy.
Lijiang Ancient Town
Ancient Tea-Horse Road
Naxi People, Lijiang
Jade Dragon Snow Mountain
Lijiang Ancient Town
Naxi People, Lijiang