The Dian Lake Travel Tips

On September 5, 2011, in Kunming, Lakes, Tours, Travel Info, Yunnan, by Jack Li

It is difficult to ask the way into downtown areas of Kunming because most people in Kunming speak with a different dialect. Therefore, it is inconvenient to communicate with them. Furthermore, many citizens in Kunming are from other places outside Kunming, so they actually don’t know roads of Kunming very well. However, if you ask […]

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Haigeng Park

On September 5, 2011, in Kunming, Lakes, Parks & Gardens, Yunnan, by Jack Li

Haigeng Park was built in the early years of 1960s, in the south of the “Spring City” Kunming in Yunnan Province and at the bank of “Pearl of Plateau” Dian Lake. It is about 10 kilometers away from the center of Kunming and the transportation there is very convenient. “Haigeng” means the dyke of the […]

Guanyin Mountain

On September 2, 2011, in Kunming, Lakes, More Cities, Nature Scenery, Yunnan, by Jack Li

Guanyin Moutain is in the central part of the Dian Lake west bank, which is about 18 kilometers from West Mountain. It is a stone mountain standing abruptly. It is not very high but very cliffy. The shape of the mountain is quite unique like a flying phoenix. Taking a boat on the Dian Lake, […]

White Fish Mouth

On September 2, 2011, in Kunming, Lakes, Valleys and Scenic Spots, Yunnan, by Jack Li

White Fish Mouth Scenic Spot is located in the west bank of the Dian Lake, 30 kilometers away from Kunming. It looks like a peninsula sticks into the Dian Lake. There are exuberant trees and bright and clean lake water, creating a beautiful environment. When the flood season comes, silts come from the west and […]

The Dian Lake

On September 2, 2011, in Kunming, Lakes, Must-sees, Nature Scenery, Yunnan, by Jack Li

The Dian Lake, also named Kunming Lake or Kunming Pool is a big lake in the Province ofYunnan in China. Regarded as the “Pearl on Plateau”, the Dian Lake is the center of the Kunming scenic site. The Dian Lake is in the southwest of Kunming along with West Mountain tothe west of the lake, […]

Fuxian Lake

On September 1, 2011, in Lakes, Nature Scenery, Popular Provinces, Yunnan, by Jack Li

As the largest lake in the headstream of Zhu River, Fuxian Lake is satuated among Chengjiang, Jiangchuan and Huaning County.  Resembling an inverted gourd, the second largest fresh lake in China has an average depth of 87m and covers an area of 212sqm.  Having high content of phosphorus but no pollution, the whole lake surface […]

Yingyue Lake

On September 1, 2011, in Chinese Towns & Villages, Lakes, Nature Scenery, Yunnan, by Jack Li

Yingyue Lake Leisure Cultural Center is situated in ‘the No. 1 Village in Yunnan’ – Da Yingjie which is at the downstream of Yuxi River. Nine streams flow to Da Yingjie. It was said that this place could bring people luck and happiness. Yingyue Lake Leisure Cultural Center is composed of Yingyue Lake Spring, Yingyue […]

Delta of Yuxi

On September 1, 2011, in Historical Relics, Lakes, Nature Scenery, Yunnan, by Jack Li

As a main attraction of Yunnan province, Yuxi is next to Kunming, the provincial capital.  Yuxi is a city where has over 20 nationalities, including Han, Yi, Hui, Hani, Miao, Zhuang and more.   Tremendous differences of its elevation and temperature form a representative three-dimensional climate.  In Yuxi, there are both flatlands whose climate likes spring […]

Napa Sea

On August 30, 2011, in Lakes, Nature Scenery, Popular Provinces, Yunnan, by Jack Li

Napa Sea’s meaning is a lake in the rear of forest in Tibetan.  Because of the wet climate, the grassland is more flourishing than other places.  The grasses are so verdant that they resemble a boundless carpet covering on the ground.  Sheep, horses and cattle graze in the field, gathering in crowds and groups.  Mingling […]

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Bita Sea

On August 30, 2011, in Lakes, Nature Scenery, Popular Provinces, Yunnan, by Jack Li

Bita Sea Nature Reserve is situated in the east of Shangri-La County, 35 kilometers far from the county. The center of the nature reserve is Bita Sea. The eastern, southern, and northern sides are next to the Luoji Township; the western side borders on Jianjian Town. It is 60 kilometers long, 14kilometers wide. Its total […]

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