Cherry Blossoms Valley of Wuliangshan Mountain in Nanjian County, Dali
Chinese Name: 南涧无量山樱花谷
Chinese Pinyin: Nanjian Wuliangshan Yinghuagu
English Name: Cherry Blossoms Valley of Wuliangshan Mountain in Nanjian County, Dali
Type: natural landscape, flower
Altitude: 2175 meters
Opening Hours: all day
Recommended Visiting Hours: 2-3 hours
Location: De'an Village, Wuliang Town, Nanjian County, Dali Prefecture(大理州南涧县无量镇德安村委会)
Cherry Blossoms Valley of Wuliangshan Mountain
Cherry Blossoms Valley of Wuliangshan is in the tea plantation of Huaqing Tea Company of Dali. Many Taiwanese merchants rented this tea garden many years ago. Because of the growth of tea trees, they planted winter cherry blossoms in the tea garden. A few years later, as the cherry tree grows up, the gorgeous photos have brought a considerable tourism industry to the local area, and it has become a popular tourist destination favored by many people in a short time.
Where is Cherry Blossoms Valley of Wuliangshan?
Cherry Blossoms Valley of Wuliangshan is located in De’an Village of Wuliangshan in Nanjian County. It is close to the Lingbao Mountain National Forest Park, 51 km from the county seat.
How to get to Cherry Blossoms Valley?
There are several shuttle buses to Nanjian every day in the high-speed passenger station. The fare is 28 yuan and the journey takes about 2.5 hours. There are also the bus to Nanjiang in Kunming Western Passenger Station. The price is 128 yuan, and the journey takes about 5 hours.
From NanJian County to Cherry Blossoms Valley, , the shuttle bus to Shale will pass through the cherry blossom valley scenic spot at 8:30, 9:30 and 13:30, 14:30, 15:30. The journey takes about 2 hours and the fare is 15 yuan.There are special buses for the cherry blossom valley in the booming period since 2015. The first bus departs at 9 o’clock. Because it is a direct bus, the journey is shortened by about half an hour.
Wuliangshan Mountain National Nature Reserve(无量山国家级自然保护区)
Wuliangshan National Nature Reserve is located in the southeast of Nanjian County, in the middle and upper part of Wuliangshan Mountain. The west part is the Lancang River Valley. It is a narrow strip with a length of 33 kilometers from north to south and 6 kilometers from east to west. The total area of the reserve is 7583 hectares.
Lingbaoshan National Forest Park is part of the Nanjian Wuliangshan National Nature Reserve. It is the watershed of the two major river systems of the Yuanjiang River and the Lancang River. The total area is 811.2 hectares and the peak is 2528 meters above sea level.
Shidong Temple of Nanjian(南涧县石洞寺)
Shidong Temple in Nanxun County is located on the deep side of the left side of Nanjian County, 39 kilometers south of the National Highway 214. According to the ancient “Dingbian County” records: the stone cave is between the cliffs, and there are stone Buddha sitting in it. The temple is simple and unique.
Useful Tavel Tips
Best Time to Visit: They are open from late November to mid-December every winter, and the flowering period lasts for about 25 days. Therefore, people who want to see the cherry blossom valley style must confirm the flowering period.
There are basic facilities in Cherry Blossoms Valley of Wuliangshan. Travelers can eat and stay in the area.