Chu Orange Manor in Xinping County, Yuxi
Chu orange manor is divided into five parts, guesthouse area, farm stay area, ecological breeding area, leisure fishing area and fruit garden. Relying on Chu orange manor, an ecological tourist attraction integrating cultural display, conference reception, tourism training and leisure sightseeing is built here.
Chinese Name: 新平县褚橙庄园
English Name: Chu Orange Manor in Xinping County, Yuxi
Attraction Type: Manors, Mountains and Farm Stay
Best Time to Visit: Spring and Autumn
Recommended Visiting Time: 1 Day
Open Hours: All Day
Admission Fee: Free
Location: Ailao Mountain, Xinping County, Yuxi, Yunnan
About Chu Orange in Xinping County
Chu orange (褚橙, Chinese Pinying: chǔ chéng) is a special produced rock sugar navel orange in Yunnan province. It got the name because of its grower’s name Chu Shijian褚时健. Its shape is circular to oblong with orange-yellow color. Chu Orange contains a lot of vitamin C and has high nutritional value.
The fame of Chu orange makes the Chu Orange Manor on the Ailao mountain more attractive. Many tourists and entrepreneurs come to visit, inspect and self-driving travel at Chu Orange Manor for its fame. Chu orange garden, originally a planting base, has even become a tourist destination in Xinping.
Chu Orange is a beautiful name card of characteristic agriculture in the plateau of Yunnan province. From 2002 to now, it has been rooted in the fertile land of Xinping, and has been continuously releasing new momentum of characteristic agriculture development in the plateau.
Features of Chu Orange Manor
Where is the Chu Orange Manor?
How to Get There?
There are 6 non-stop buses a day from Kunming to Xinping County. Then another 1.5 hours drive needs to spend from Xinping county to Chu Orange Manor.
Departure Time: 8:30, 10:00, 11:00, 12:00, 14:10, 16:30
Ticket Price: 73 CNY
Distance: About 180 kilometers
Consume Time: About 2.5 hours
Best Time to Visit
Chu Orange Manor is on Ailao mountain. Therefore, a trip to Chu Orange Manor is recommended in spring and autumn as Summer rains frequently which could result in a bad condition of roads.
Accommodation at Chu Orange Manor
There is hotel area in Chu Orange Manor, you can stay at the manor for overnight. Or if you prefer, you can stay in Xinping County, but it’s about 1.5 hours drive from Chu Orange Manor to Xinping County seat.
1. Xinping Shihao Hotel新平世豪大酒店
Address: Shihao Shopping Mall, Gucheng Subdistrict, Xinping County, Yuxi玉溪市新平县古城街道世豪大商城
Starting Price: 185 CNY
2. Xinping Qinhuai Chateau新平琴淮酒庄
Address: Xinping Avenue, Xinping County, Yuxi玉溪市新平县新平大道
Starting Price: 134 CNY
Useful Travel Tips
Located on Ailao mountain in Xinping County, the temperature difference at Chu Orange Mountain is large. You are supposed take coats to prevent a cold because of the large temperature difference from daytime to night.
Ultraviolet ray there is strong during sunny days, you should bring sun cream, sun glasses, sun hat or other screen products.
Mountain area is prone to natural disasters, so try not to go out in heavy rain.