Kaiyuan Travel Tips

Kaiyuan travel tips provide some considerations when traveling in Kaiyuan City, which can help you to prepare a trip.

Useful Numbers

Fire: 119

Police: 110

Ambulance: 120

Postal Code: 661600

Tourist Service: 12301

Weather Forecast: 121

Area Code: 0873(+86)

Consumer Complaint: 12315

Telephone Number Inquiry: 114

Tourist Complaint: 0873-7233979

The Best Time to Visit Kaiyuan

If you want, travel in Kaiyuan is available all the year round. However, Kaiyuan is one of the three less rainy areas in Yunnan province. Ultraviolet ray is strong in summer. Try to Try to avoid hot summer, the best time to travel is spring, autumn and winter. In winter, with clear and temperate weather, tourists can go to Yuanyang and pay a visit to Hani rice terrace. 

How to Get to/Around Kaiyuan

The main means of transportation in Kaiyuan is the long-distance bus. There is no railway station in Kaiyuan, and airport is not available now. The transportation in Kaiyuan is convenient, you can take long-distance bus from Kunming to Kaiyuan directly. If you want to take train, you are supposed to transfer in Mengzi North Railway Station.

Dressing and Sunscreen

According to the recording of data, annual average temperature is 19.8℃, annual average precipitation is 800 mm. What's more, Kaiyaun lies in low-latitude plateau, and it is one of the three less rainy areas in Yunnan province, ultraviolet ray is strong during sunny days, you need to bring sunglasses, sun cream and sunhat to prevent the strong sunshine. Mountain area in Kaiyuan is in majority, you should also bring coats to prevent a cold because of the large temperature difference between daytime and night.


You can use your credit card, traveler's check or cash to exchange for Chinese Yuan in some branches of Bank of China in this city.

1. Agricultural Bank of China(ABC)中国农业银行

Address: No.32, Dongfeng Road, Kaiyuan开远市东风路32号

Tel: 0873-7133371

2. Bank of China中国银行

Address: No.68, Dongfeng Road, Kaiyuan开远市东风路68号

Tel: 0873-7123309

3. Industrial and Commercial Bank of China中国工商银行

Address: No.94, Dongfeng Road, Kaiyuan开远市东风路94号

4. Construction Bank of China中国建设银行

Address: No.35, Dongfeng Road, Kaiyuan开远市东风路35号

Tel: 0873-7122435

Post Offices

1. China Post Office中国邮政

Address: No.215, Dongfeng Road, Kaiyuan开远市东风路215号

Tel: 0873-7122148

2. China Post Office中国邮政

Address: No.16, Renmin North Road, Kaiyuan开远市人民北路16号


1. Xinhua Bookstore新华书店

Address: No.92, Renmin Middle Road, Kaiyuan开远市人民中路92号

Tel: 13808778273

2. Duyou Bookstore读友书店

Address: No.259, Lingquan West Road, Kaiyuan开远市灵泉西路259号

Tel: 0873-3161666


1. People's Hospital of Kaiyuan开远市人民医院

Address: No.42, Jianmin Road, Kaiyuan开远市健民路42号

2. People's Hospital of Kaiyuan开远市人民医院

Address: Zhiyuan Road, Kaiyuan开远市智源路

Tel: 0873-7223229

3. Kaiyuan Linjiang Hospital开远临江医院

Address: No.258, 260, 262, Linjiang North Road, Kaiyuan开远市临江北路258、260、262号

Tel: 0873-7230973


1. Kaiyuan No.1 Middle School开远一中

Address: No.263, Lingquan West Road, Kaiyuan开远市灵泉西路263号

Tel: 0873-7125123

2. Kaiyaun No.4 Middle School开远四中

Address: No.20, Limin Road, Kaiyuan开远市利民路20号

Tel: 0873-7163260