When you travel to Yunnan for tea culture exploration, tea houses are good places to appreciate the tea collections, tea ceremony and the tea cultural atmosphere, as well as tasting teas.
Tea Houses in Kunming
Kunming has a wide range of teahouses to satiate newcomers and experts alike. High-end establishments around Cuihu (Green Lake) Park boast refined surroundings and knowledgeable staff, who brew your tea of choice at specialised tea tables. On the other end of the spectrum are myriad shops located in wholesale markets. Teahouses may be more comfortable and convenient, but markets are where the good deals are.
- Yipao Erhong Tea House
Address: No. 12-9, Bangsheng International Tea Center, Guandu District, Kunming (昆明市官渡区邦盛国际茶城12-9)
- Luyu Tea House
Address:Qianxing Road, Xishan District, Kunming City (昆明市西山区前兴路)
Tea Houses in Dali
Dali is production place of the famous Tuocha tea. Tea houses in Dali can be found in Dali Ancient Town, you can appreciate Three Courses of Tea in the tea houses. The famous tea house in Dali should be the Mocui Tea House in Cangshan Mountain.
- Mocui Tea House 莫催茶室
Address: Taoxi Valley, Cangshang Mountain Scenic Area, Dali (大理市苍山桃溪谷)
- Xicha Kongjian Tea House 翕茶空间
Address: No. 45, Central Sqaure, Foreigners’ Street, Dali Ancient Town (大理古城洋人街中心广场45号)
Tea Houses in Pu’er City
Pu’er, a city which the famous Pu-erh tea named after, is renowned for the Puer tea plantation. You won’t miss the stop in the tea houses in Pu’er city to have the authentic taste of the drink.
- Jingxin Tea House 静馨茶舍
- Yipin Chadao Tea House 一品茶道
Address: Puer Avenue, Simao District, Pu’er City (普洱市思茅区普洱大道)
Tea Houses in Xishuangbanna
Xishuangbanna has become hot destination for Puer tea exploration, especially Menghai County and Yiwu Town. Needless to say, there are tea houses of various scales dotted in the urban areas and also the tea mountain villages.
- Rongsheng Tea House 荣升号
Add: Building B, Jingdai Village, Gaozhuang Xishuangjing 告庄西双景景岱寨B栋
- Fuyuanchang Puer Tea (Gaozhuang Branch) 福元昌普洱茶告庄店
Add: No. 11, Building 6, Jinglan Village, Gaozhuang Xishuangjing 告庄西双景景兰寨6栋110