Yunlong County

Yunlong County Overview

Chinese Name: 云龙县 English IPA: Yunlong Xian Location: in the west of Yunnan Province Population (city): 200,000 Language: Bai language Zip code: Tel code: Time zone:

Yunlong County has a long history and numerous historic sites and scenic spots. The county has preserved more than 2,100 cultural relics in museums at different levels.

Highlights of Yunlong       

Profound Culture         

With a long history, there are many scenic spots and historical sites in Yunlong County. Every year, many tourists get here to visit.

▪ Traditional Ethnic Village and Towns

There are 3 traditional ethnic villages and 12 ethnic towns you can visit. In these villages, you can know culture and life of Yi and Lisu ethnic minority.

▪ Bridge Culture

Bridge culture is an important evidence of the existing ancient civilization of Yunlong County. Its various kinds, skillful shape and the fine structure are indeed worthy of the reputation of “Bridge Museum”.

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    Yunlong County Attractions

    With a splendid location and mild climate, there are a lot of splendid sceneries in Yunlong County. There are many scenic spots and historical sites: Tongjing Bridge, Songshui Rattan Bridge, Caifeng Bridge, Tianchi Lake or Heavenly Lake, Panlong Temple, Hutoushan Mountain and Ancient Building Complex, Qingyun Bridge, Yuhuangge (Jade Emperor) Pavillion, Hutoushan Mountain, Tianzishan Mountain. [...]

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    Yunlong County Tours

    Yunlong is a county with strong Chinese atmosphere in Yunnan. If you experience the charm of Yunlong County, you may want to stay there forever. If you don't know how to start your trip, here are many different Yunlong tours to help you: 1 day Jade Dragon Snow Mountain small group tour, 15 days southwest Yunnan birding tour, 17 days Yunnan ethnic minorities festivals tour around Chinese New Year... If you have any doubt, you can consult us, and we [...]

    Climate & When to Go

    Yunlong is located in the southern section of Hengduan Mountain. The mountains are undulating, the rivers are densely sloping, and the altitude difference is large. The climate is warm and temperate in Yunlong County. There is more rainfall in the winter than in the summer in Yunlong County. The temperature here averages 19.3 °C. The average annual rainfall is 926 mm. The driest month is January, with 14 mm of rainfall. With an average of 179 mm, the most precipitation falls in [...]

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    Yunlong County covers an area of 1699 square kilometers and about 150 kilometers away from Dali City and 478 kilometers away from Kunming. How to Get in                                                                      By Car                                                                    Travel to Yunlong County by car is 478 km in distance, you need 7 hours from Kunming to Yunlong County. By Pubic Transportation                                            By Airplane and Bus If you want to take plane, you need to go to Kunming Changshui International Airport to take airplane to Dali Airport. It costs your 55 minutes. When you arrive at Dali [...]

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    Festivals and Activities

    In Yunlong County, different ethnic minority created brilliant culture and customs, among which the unique traditional festivals of these people enjoy good fame and attract tourists home and abroad to visit, such as Kuoshi Festival of Lisu Ethnic Minority, Torch Festival, Ancestor Worship Festival of Achang Ethnic Minority, Tianchi Lake Pear Blossom Festival, Bathing Festival of Bai Ethnic Minority. Almost any Yunlong tour could be enhanced with an activities or a festival with a little careful planning. [...]

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    Travel Tips

    Useful Numbers Zip code: 671200 Area code: 0872 Consumer Complaint: 12315 Tourist Complaint: 0872-2124023 Telephone Number Inquiry: 114  Weather Forecast: 121 Fire: 119 Police: 110 Ambulance: 120 Safety Precautions          Take care of your luggage and important things, such as passport and visa.  Check out the weather report before your travel. Do not go sightseeing in bad weather.  Respect and follow local custom and avoid conflicts. Advice                                 There is no hot summer here, and T-shirts, shorts and a light over coat are enough for this time. And in winter, you should bring thick clothes or down [...]

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    Useful Maps

    To help you have a better understanding about Yunlong County, and plan a Yunlong tour easily, we have collected some very useful Yunlong tourist maps, including Yunlong attractions map, map of scenic spots around Yunlong, etc, all of which are downloadable and printable. [...]

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    Yunlong County Accommodation

    In Yunlong County, accommodation is convenient and comfortable. You can choose different hotels according to your requirements.  Where to Stay      Gujing Guest House(古井客栈) Tel: (0872)5525073 Address: Nuodeng Village, Yunlong County, Dali Bai Autonomous Prefecture C0mment: It has convenient transportation and superior geographical position and the room is clean and comfortable. Yunxi Guest House(雅洁客栈) Tel: (0872)4124222 Address: No. 110 Yanjiang Road, Yunlong County, Dali Bai Autonomous Prefecture C0mment: It has a low price.  Nuoyuan Budget Hotel(诺源快捷酒店) Tel: (0872)3081188 Address: No.22 Renmin Road, Yunlong County, Dali Bai Autonomous Prefecture C0mment:  The hotel has well-equipped basic facilities and perfect service system. Shangjia Budget Hotel(尚家快捷酒店) Tel: 13618806664 Address: No.85 Xinyun Road, Yunlong [...]

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