Yunnan Province is in the southwest of
China with the area of 394,000 square km and the population
of 40 million people. It is well known for its pleasant
climate, beautiful scenery and colorful ethnic customs.
On its west and south,Yunnan respectively borders Myanmar,
Laos and Vietnam with its borderlines of 4,060 kilometers.
Lancang River is the important one among rivers.
Yunnan features long-standing history
and culture. Going through Yunnan, the southern Silk Road
linked China with her Southeast and South Asian neighbors.
Yunnan is well known for its magnificent
landscapes and enchantingly natural scenes. At this the
most southern end of the northern hemisphere, visitors could
find sky-piercing snow mountains, thick primitive forests,
mysterious deep valleys, torrential rivers, calm and limpid
highland lakes, and many wonderful Karst mountains such
as the Stone Forest and Alu old cave¡
Yunnan shows colorful and unique ethnic
folk customs. Inhabited by 26 ethnic nationalities, the
Province is well known for its greatest number of ethnic
groups in China. Apart from the Han nationality, there live
25 indigenous ethnic minorities, of which, 15 are the sole
ones in China. In the long process of Historic evolution
and through exchanging and blending their outstanding cultures,
each of those ethnic nationalities has formed its specialized
and colorful ethnic culture and art.
As China's important port leading to the
Southeast Asian countries, Yunnan is attracting more and
more tourists by its rich tourist resources, rationally
deployed tour routes and daily-improving tourist facilities.
The province is gradually establishing its image as a tourist
Friends from all over are welcome to visit
Yunnan and explore the Natural wonders. Please come and
enjoy the sensations of returning to the great Natural and
share with us the beautiful scenery and colorful ethnic