To explore the stunning natural landscapes which
are also homes of the ethnic minorities in China. Your will be fascinated by their
unique colorful culture and ancient lifestyle which still flourish in today's modern
- A. Tour itinerary:
- Day 1 Hong Kong/Kunming -
Welcome to Kunming, the capital of Yunnan Province and the city of Perpetual Spring with
rich natural tourism resources, history and colourful cultures of the ethnic minorities. Meet
and greet at the airport and transfer to hotel.
- Day 2 Kunming/Lijiang -
Morning flight to Lijiang. Visit Dayan Town, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Black
Dragon Pool Park and Dongba Culture Museum which houses the ancient pictorgraphic
scripts still in use today, a rarity in the world. Enjoy the Mountains Rivers Show in the
evening, a venture to take visitors to the colourful and mysterious world of the ethnic
- Day 3 Lijiang -
Coach to the snow-capped Jade Dragon Snow Mountain. The mountain has rich coverage of
subtropical to highland flora. Take the cable car up to some 4,000 m above sea level for the
highland sceneries at Jade Dragon Snow Mountain. They may meet ethnic minorities singing
and dancing on Yak Meadow, a hidden valley in the mountain. Afternoon tour to Baisha
Village to see the Fresco.
- Day 4 Lijiang /Kunming -
Fly to Kunming. Tour to the Stone Forest, the highest karst terrain in the world. The area is
also the habitat of Sani and famous for its Sani folklore.
- Day 5 Kunming/Guilin -
Morning city tour in Kunming. Fly to Guilin in the afternoon. The city is painted with unusual
land formation and stunning natural landscape.
- Day 6 Guilin -
Cruise down the Li River from Guilin to Yangshuo and enjoy the magnificent sceneries along
the Li River. Visit the small village town and market in Yangshuo before coach back to Guilin.
Lunch will be served on the boat. Enjoy farewell dinner and "The Dream of Lijiang" or
"Cormorant Fishing" show in the evening.
- Day 7 Guilin/Hong Kong -
Visit Elephant Trunk Hill and the astonishingly beautiful limestone wonder of Reed Flute
Cave with a subterranean water landscape mirroring the landscape of Guilin. Free until
departure to Hong Kong. Upon arrival in Hong Kong, transfer to hotel or catch international
flight back home.
- * (B - Breakfast, L - Lunch, D - Dinner)
- B. Tour Cost: US$980 pp
- C. Tour cost includes:
- 4 or 5 star deluxe accommodations:
- Daily American breakfast;
- Chinese style lunch and dinner as specified in the tour itinerary;
- Tours as specified in the tour itinerary;
- Professional English speaking guide locally with driver and car;
- China domestic transportation between cities.
- D. Cost excludes:
- China Visa (We can apply China Visa at $75 pp application fee)
- HK/Kunming and Guilin/HK air fare; (discount air fare upon request)
- City, airport tax, Gratitude and any personal expense.
- E. 2004 Tour Dates:
Guaranteed any date departure for minimum 2 passengers.
- F. Tour Booking Code: 04KGUI
- G. International air:
Above tour cost excludes international airfare due to the airfare seasonal fluctuation. People who want to
use mileage plan should contact the Airline directly. However, we will provide international air booking
service upon your request. Transpacific flights are among choices of United Airlines, American Airlines,
Japan Airlines, Northwest, All Nippon Airlines or Air China. Air fare can be paid by credit card. Credit
card form is available upon request.
- H. China visa:
Chinese Consulate no longer accepts mail in application. The single entry China tourist Visa fee is $75 per
person. To apply for it please fill out the China Visa form, submit with your original valid passport and 1
recent picture. Using FedEx to mail your visa application is strongly suggested. We will mail you back the
China visa and your passport via FedEx. Regular process takes 7- 10 working days. Express service is
available upon request and additional fee.
- I. Tour booking Payment Information
- J. Tour Booking Request Form: To book a tour or request information, please complete the form below and submit. We will respond to you within the next business day.