Yunnan Travel in April

April is a golden period for traveling in Yunnan as the temperature is comfortable and it is not yet the rainy season. The sceneries of Kunming, Lijiang, and Shangri-La are beautiful, Bamei Village in Guangnan County also provides you with fairyland scenery. It is also the best time to hike Tiger Leaping Gorge.

Yunnan Travel Weather and Climate in April

Normally, Spring is from March to May, which is one of the best time to visit Yunnan. When you travel Yunnan in April during Spring Period,  the temperature is from 8˚C – 20˚C and changes largely from day to night, so you should take sweater, light coat to keep warm.

Yunnan Temperature in April

Generally speaking, Yunnan enjoys a mild climate with pleasant weather but, due to its varied terrain, the weather is also diverse in different regions. In April, temperature ranges from 24 °C (75 °F) to 10 °C (50 °F) in Kunming, and from 8°C (46°F) to 20°C (68°F) in Lijiang, and from 18.9°C (66°F) to 34.4°C (94°F) in Xishuangbanna, and from  23°C (73°F) to 10°C (50°F)  in Dali. 

What to Wear for Yunnan Travel in April

Take long-sleeved clothes, sweater and light coat with you, even on the hottest days as there will be large temperature difference between day and night. Moreover, an umbrella is useful on both sunny and occasional rainy days.

Yunnan Weather and Climate by Month

Things to Do for Yunnan Travel in April

April is a good time to enjoy the beautiful scenery in Kunming, Lijiang, and Shangri-La. It is also the best time to hike Tiger Leaping GorgeThree Parallel Rivers Tours are recommended for you to visit th highlights of the above.  Bamei Village in Guangnan County also provides you with fairyland scenery.

Places to Visit for Yunnan Travel in April

Yunnan Festivals and Events by Month

Travel Tips for Yunnan Travel in April

  • The sunshine in Yunnan is too strong during the day that you’d better take your sunscreen and sunglasses. 
  • You should drink more water, eat more fruit, and prevent dehydration.
  • Yunnan is a province with more minority nationalities. Please respect the living habits and customs of the minority nationalities.
  • Get ready for your Visa, and do remember your passport.
  • Prepare for your SIM card to make sure the internet use in China.
  • Take some medicine with you for emergency use, especially if you are easy to get altitude sickness.
  • Bring sunscreen, sunglasses and hats for the strong ultraviolet ray on the plateau.
  • Don’t forget your umbrella and rain gear during the rainy seasons.
  • Pack suitable clothes, windproof jacket and thick coat are suggested, outdoor clothing will be good.