Southwest Yunnan

Southwest Yunnan mainly refers to PuerXishuangbanna and Lincang. Puer has a long history before 109 BC, which is adjacent to Hongheand Yuxi in the east, Xishuangbanna in the south, Dali and Chuxiong in the north. Xishuangbanna is connected with Laos and Myanmar by mountains and rivers and also close to Thailand and Vietnam. The annual splash festival is held on April 13-15, known as the “Oriental Carnival”.  Lincang of Yunnan province is also an important gateway from Yunnan province to Myanmar and southeast Asia, known as the “southern silk road”. 

1. Puer

Administrative Divisions of Puer

Puer City has jurisdiction over 1 municipal district and 9 autonomous counties.

Top Attractions in Puer

Puer, a place with long history, is always a heaven for many people all over the world. Puer is also a perfect destination for people who want to seek for antiquity, explore the fascinating natural sceneries. When you come to Puer, the top attractions in Puer are must-visit. Puer, known as a land of wonders, both natural and man-made, will make you forget to leave.

2. Xishuangbanna

Administrative Divisions of Xishuangbanna

Xishuangbanna Dai Autonomous Prefecture has jurisdiction over one county-level city and two counties: Jinghong City, Menghai County and Mengla County. The prefectural seat locates in Jinghong City.

Top Attractions in Xishuangbanna

Xishuangbanna is well known at home and abroad for its tropical rain forest scenery and Dai folk customs. As for the following top attractions in Xishuangbanna, Xishuangbanna Primeval Forest Park and WangTianShu Scenic Spot are the best places to have an in-depth exploration of the rain forest.

3. Lincang

Administrative Divisions of Lincang

By 2016, Lincang City has jurisdiction over 1 district, 4 counties, 3 autonomous counties, 89 towns and 898 villages. 

Top Attractions in Lincang

When you step on the beautiful and tranquil land, travelers will see the picturesque landscape, unique natural scenic spots and the colorful ethnic culture, which are the most important elements of Lincang tour. When you come to Lincang, the top attractions in Lincang are must-visit.