Yongren County

Yongren County Overview

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Yongren County is situated in the north of Yunnan province, which is the communications center between Yunnan province and Sichuan province. It neighbors Jinsha River in the east, Yuanmou County in the south, and Dayao County in the southwest. Yongren County covers a total area of 2189 square kilometers, with 4 townships and 3 towns under its jurisdiction.

Highlights of Yongren County:

Antique Ink Stone Culture: Juque antique antique ink stone(苴却古砚), known as the famous Chinese inkstone, won the gold medal at the Panama International Exposition as early as the beginning of the last century.

Building Culture: Compound of Xia Family is the key cultural relic protection unit of Chuxiong Prefecture. It show us unique house structure and exquisite house carving.

Buddhism Culture: Bright and magnificent Buddhism temples are common to be seem in Yongren, such as Jingde Temple and Huofo Temple.

Gorge Cultural Landscape: Longhu Gorge in Yongren is a warm ensemble of mountains and waters.  Longhu Gorge is a place where fulls of mystery deep magic and beauty.


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    Yongren County Attractions

    Before you start your trip, figuring out Yongren County's top attractions and what to do in Yongren County will make this trip more pleasant and go well. Yongren enjoys natural attractions left in different periods, such as Longhu Gorge and Fangshan Mountain. What's more, Yongren is famous for cultural attractions, such as Jingde Temple, Compound of Xia Family and Huofo Temple. Traditional villages and ethnic towns also are must-see attractions in Yongren, such as Yongxing Dai Ethnic Town, Zhugeying Village and Huoba [...]

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    Yongren County Tours

    Welcome to choose our customized, flexible and unique Yongren County Tour packages. It can be joined in whatever your Chuxiong Prefecture tour or Yunnan tour. We are here to offer you all kinds of travel plans range from 1 day local trip to 46 days combined Yunnan trip and you can choose what kind of theme you like such as the Antique Ink Stone Culture tour, Building Culture tour, Buddhism Culture tour and Gorge Cultural Landscape tour. [...]

    Climate & When to Go

    By investigating the weather condition of Yongren County, We find out the best time to visit Yongren County. Climate of Yongren County The climate in Yongren is warm and temperate. In winter, there is much more rainfall in Yongren than in summer. The average annual temperature in Yongren is 18.7 °C. The rainfall here averages 838 mm. July is the warmest month of the year. The temperature in July averages 23.9 °C. In January, the average temperature is 11.7 °C. It is [...]

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    Many means of transportation are available in Yongren County. We will provide tourists with detailed information about how to get in and get around Yongren County. How to Get to Yongren County? By Air There are no airports in Yongren now, so we recommend tourists to get here in other ways. Train The train journey from Kunming to Yongren County is about 218.2 kilometers. If tourists want to take trains to Yongren from Kunming, they should take trains to Chuxiong City first, then transfer to Yongren by buses. [...]

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    Festivals and Activities

    Yongren County is a typical multi-ethnic united county with a long history and culture and thick ethnic folklores. Various ethnic minorities have created colorful festivals in Yongren County. Besides, there are many activities and entertainments in Yongren County. We provide you with a brief view of them. Festivals in Yongren County  1. Embroidery Festival of Yi Ethnic Minority (彝族绣花节) In order to excavate and protect the rich cultural resources of Lianchi, highlight the rich national cultural characteristics, carry forward and inherit excellent national culture, Lianchi [...]

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    Travel Tips

    Yongren Travel Tips will be helpful if it's your first time to visit here. For a better travel experience, it's necessary to read the information below. 1.Useful Numbers Zip code: 651400 Area code: 0878 Useful Numbers Consumer Complaint: 12315 Tourist Complaint: 0871-64608315 Telephone Number Inquiry: 114 Weather Forecast: 121 Fire: 119 Police: 110 Ambulance: 120 2. Money Exchange Money exchange is offered in any one of the Bank of China in Yongren County.  1. Yongren County Branch of Postal Bank of China     Address: No.31, Qinghua Street of Yongding Town     Telephone: [...]

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    Useful Maps

    If we go to somewhere new, maps are good facilitators for us. In order to show you clear direction and location, this part provides you some useful maps of Yongren County like Yongren County Region Map, Yongren County Tourist Attractions Map, Yongren County Location Map, the map that how to get to Yongren from Kunming and the map that how to get to Yongren County from Chuxiong City. [...]

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    Yongren County Accommodation

    We offers all kinds of hotels in Yongren County for tourists. Here we have collected where to stay in Yongren County for travelers. All hotels are with good location, cost-efficient prices and considerate services. 3-stars Yongren Hotel (永仁大酒店) Address: No.6, Renmin Road  Telephone: 0878-6718888 Yongren Renduo Hotel (永仁荣都大酒店)  Address: No.1, Nanjin Road Telephone: 0878-8990899 Guesthouse Yongren Jiangong Hotel (永仁建工酒店) Address: N0.10, Huancheng East Road Telephone: 0878-6721588 Yongren Yingtian Hotel (永仁盈天酒店) Address: No.5, Juque Road Telephone: 0878-6718188 Yongren Xiongye Hotel (永仁雄业酒店) Address: No.10, [...]

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