Chinese Name: 弥勒市 English IPA: Mile Location: Southeast of Yunnan Province Population (city): 527767 Language: Yunnan Dialect, Dai Lanuage, Yi Language Zip code: Tel code: Time zone:
Mile(弥勒) is a county-level city under the jurisdiction of Honghe Hani and Yi Autonomous Prefecture, it is located in the southeast of Yunnan Province and the north of Honghe Prefecture. Mile is the “North Gate” of Honghe prefecture, which reaches 316 kilometers to the national open port in the south. The transportation of the city extends in all directions, with Kunhe Highway running through the hinterland 93 kilometers, Yunnan-Vietnam Railway crossing 78 kilometers along the west border, and G80 Guangkun Express Highway and Nankun Passenger Transport Line passing through. The city is 78 kilometers from south to north, 50 kilometers from west to east, covering an area of 4004 square kilometers. In 2012, the gross production value of Mile was 20.105 billion. Mile is the hometown of highland grape, with a famous Chinese wine brand “Yunnan Red”. In June, 2017, Mile was named as national health city.
Highlights of Mile
1. Ethnic Culture: There are Han, Yi, Miao, Hui, Zhuang and other ethnic groups living in Mile City.
2. Natural Landscapes: Jinping Mountain Scenic Spot锦屏山风景区, Huquan Ecological Garden, Bailong Cave Scenic Spot and Maitreya Buddha.
3. Cultural Landscapes: Mile Lvya Temple, Miyang Wenchang Palace, The Former Residence of Xiong Qinglai and The Former Residence of Zhangchong.
4. Grape and Wine: Mile is the hometown of highland grape, with a famous Chinese wine brand “Yunnan Red”.
Other Destinations in Mile
Attractions in Mile are the combination of natural landscapes and cultural landscapes. Tourists can not only enjoy natural scenery like Bailongdong Cave Scenic Area, Jinping Mountain Scenic Area, Huquan Hot Spring and Taiping Lake Forest Park, but also experience Chinese history in Lvya Temple, Zhuyuan Wenchang Palace, Pengjin Wenchang Palace, The Former Residence of Xiong Qinglai and The Former Residence of Zhangchong. With beautiful scenery and pleasant weather, it is an ideal place for tourism. Besides, there are some traditional ethnic villages where tourists can explore the local ethnic [...]
Mile Tours are usually combined with the hot destinations such as Yuanyang and Jianshui. There are Yi, Miao, Hui, Zhuang and other ethnic groups living in Mile City. Among them, minority population is 43.9% of Total population. In addition, there are various mosques, natural scenery, cultural scenery and ethnic villages in Mile City. Therefore, our Mile tour packages are involved in ethnic culture, history and mosques. Various tourism themes can be chosen in Mile tours, such as ethnic minority discovery tour, mosque tour, [...]
Climate & When to Go
Mile is located in subtropical monsoon climate area, the highest altitude is 2315 meters at Jinding Mountain金顶山 in Dongshan Town, and the lowest is 870 meters at the valley of Jiangbian Township江边河谷. Precipitation and Temperature In 2012, annual rainfall was 835.4 mm, average temperature was 18.8℃, the maximum temperature was 34.8℃ and the minimum was -0.2℃. Sunshine duration in Mile was 2131.4 hours, and the frost-free period of 323 days. Mile Climate is with the features of abundant sunshine, long effective temperature [...]
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Mile is the "North Gate" of Honghe prefecture, which reaches 316 kilometers to the national open port in the south. The transportation of Mile city extends in all directions, with Kunhe Highway昆河公路 running through its hinterland 93 kilometers, Yunnan-Vietnam Railway crossing 78 kilometers along the west border, and G80 Guangkun Express Highway广昆高速 and Nankun Passenger Transport Line南昆客运专线 passing through. Mile is equipped with Mile Station. How to Get in Mile City You have two ways to get to Mile city, long-distance bus [...]
Festivals and Activities
Mile City is dominated by Han nationality and ethnic minorities make up about 43.9% of the whole population. Ethnic minorities include Yi, Hui, Dai, Miao and Zhuang, etc, living in Mile for generations. Each ethnic group in Mile created its own festivals. Here below are some festivals and activities in Mile. 1. Huashan Festival of Miao Minority花山节 Every year, the second day of Lunar January is the traditional festival of Miao people, Huashan Festival, also known as "Caihuashan". Flower pole is the significant symbol of the [...]
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Mile travel tips provide some considerations when traveling in Mile City, which can help you to prepare a trip. Useful Numbers Fire: 119 Police: 110 Ambulance: 120 Postal Code: 652399 Tourist Service: 12301 Weather Forecast: 121 Area Code: 0873（+86） Consumer Complaint: 12315 Telephone Number Inquiry: 114 Tourist Complaint: 0873-6134777 The Best Time to Visit Mile Enjoying the subtropical monsoon climate, tour is available all the year round in Mile. However, in order to avoid the moist and hot summer, the best time to travel is March to April and September to December. In winter, with clear [...]
If we go to somewhere new, maps are good support for us. To help you have a better understanding of Mile City, we provide you different Mile maps including Mile transportation map, Mile tourist attractions map, Mile region map and Mile location map, etc, through which you can probably know how to get to Mile City and what to discover there. [...]
Finding a favorable hotel to stay in Mile is not a problem as there are a lot of hotels ranging from luxury hotels to the budget hostels. In this part, we will list some hotel information. We guarantee you a secure and efficient reservation of hotels with the affordable price in Mile. For detailed hotels information, check the hotels as listed. Chinese Name English Name Address Phone Number 弥勒湖泉天邑酒店 Huquan Tianyi Hotel Inside the Huquan Ecological Garden, Huquan Road, Mile City湖泉路延长线湖泉生态园内 0873-6169999 弥勒湖泉酒店 Huquan Hotel Inside the Huquan Ecological Garden, Huquan Road, Mile City湖泉路延长线湖泉生态园内 0873-6388877 弥勒天水都酒店 Tianshuidu [...]
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