Yuanjiang County Travel Tips

There are some Yuanjiang trival tips for people to visit attractions. Yuanjiang is a county fulls of national customs, it is a place worth paying visiting. And if you know some tips about the city, you’ll have pleasure time here.

1.Yuanjiang Useful Numbers

Fire: 119

Police: 110

Ambulance: 120

Zip Code Inquiry: 184

Weather Forecast: 121

Telephone Number Inquiry: 114

Tourist Complaints: 0870-96927, 2124059

2.Yuanjiang Dressing Tips

March - June, September - November: People can dress some thin clothes and take some coats or jackets for different changes between morning and night.

July - August: People should dress some cool clothes for it is so hot and someone could take some raincoats and Rash Guards.

December - February: When it comes to Winter, people do not need to take some thick clothes. The climate in Yuanjiang is hot, and the temperature in winter is often above 20 degrees.

More details: If you want to go to the attractions, you should wear some alpine jackets, hiking boots. 

3.The Best Time to Visit Yuanjiang

The climate in Yuanjiang is hot, and the temperature in winter is often above 20 degrees. When traveling to Yuanjiang, the clothes should be cool. Summer is the best season to visit here, but the sunshine is strong, you’d better take some sun cream and a umbrella. Be careful not to park on the world's first high bridge to avoid being punished.

4.Yuanjiang Ethnic Culture

There are some ethnic people living there, so please respect to the custom of minorities even some of them doesn’t make any sense.

1.Avoiding crossing the fireplace. The Yi ethnic minority regard fire as the most important thing in their lives.

2.Do not eat dog, kill dog and beat dog. This is forbidden by the Mao ethnic minority.

5.Yuanjiang Accommodation

Different styles of hotels are offered ranging from mid-range to budget ones. And the hotels are clean and confortable and people can choose different type to have a good rest.

6.Yuanjiang Transportation

The transportation of Yuanjiang is relatively developed compared to other cities in Yunnan. You can get there by different ways. There are planes, long-distance buses, trains, taxis, buses and minibus for people to get out and around. The annual transport capacity of passengers and freight reached 1.2 million and 8.5 million respectively. The post and telecom industry took a step forward. You can choose minibus or long-distance bus to go to Hongta District in Yuxi, and buses depart to Kunming everyday. In addition, the railway connect Yuanjiang and Kunming is under construction.

7.Yuanjiang Banks

You can change you money in Kunming and Yuxi, for there are some banks which could help you exchange money.

Postal Saving Bank of China(Yuanjiang Sub-Branch)

Address: No11on the Xingyuan Road in Yuanjiang Hani, Yi and Dai Autonomous County(元江哈尼族彝族傣族自治县兴元路11)

Bank of China (Yuanjiang Sub-Branch)

Tel: 0877-6012386

Address: on the Lijiang Road in Yuanjiang Hani, Yi and Dai Autonomous County(元江哈尼族彝族傣族自治县澧江路)


Yuanjiang County People’s Hospital(元江县人民医院)

Tel: 0877-6011999

Address: besides the sanitary bureau in Yuanjiang Hani, Yi and Dai Autonomous County(元江哈尼族彝族傣族自治县县卫生局旁)

Yuanjiang County Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine(元江县中医院)

Tel: 0877-6011253

Address: No.15 on the Xinglong Street in Yuanjiang Hani, Yi and Dai Autonomous County(元江哈尼族彝族傣族自治县兴隆街15号)