Fumin County

Fumin County Overview

Chinese Name: 富民县 English IPA: Fumin County Location: Northwest of Kunming Population (city): 140000 Language: Chinese Zip code: Tel code: Time zone:

Fumin County is one of the counties under the jurisdiction of Kunming City, Yunnan Province. The county is located in the northwest of Kunming City, 23 kilometers away from Kunming. Since ancient times, it has been known as the “The Key of Northern Yunnan ” because it’s the important geographic position where Sichuan, Tibet and northern Yunnan enter central Yunnan. The climate is low-altitude subtropical climate, which has average temperature of 15.8℃(60.44℉) . Fumin County is surrounded by mountains.

Highlights of Fumin County

  1. Stunning Natural Scenery: Fumin County’s natural landscape is colorful, like Tanglangchuan Greek, Heshangdong Cave, Longna River and Swallow Cave.
  2. Rich Cultural Landscape: Fumin County has many historical celebrities and places of interest, like Jiafeng Mountain, Maguohe Hydropower Station and Xiyou Cave.
  3. Profound Minority Culture: Fumin County has many ethnic minorities, like Miao, Yi and Bai ethnic minority. You can visit Xiaoshuijing Village(Small Well) to experience Miao ethnic minority’s unique customs.


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    Fumin County Attractions

    Shanghedong Scenic Area is located 4 kilometers southwest of Fumin County. The famous geographer Xu Xiake once visited this cave. Shanghedong Scenic Area is a good place for tourism, sightseeing, adventure, and rock climbing. It has received 50,000 visitors each year. Longna River Valley is located 20 kilometers west of Fumin County. Longna River Valley was originated from the Longzha Dam Reservoir, which was built in the 1970s. When the Longzha Dam Reservoir was built, people from nearby all came to the reservoir area and participated [...]

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    Fumin County Tours

    Welcome to choose our customized, flexible and unique Yunnan Tour packages. we are here to offer you the fabulous travel experience. When you travel to Fumin firstly you should get to know the local ethnic group heritage, because Fumin is the home of Yi, Bai, Dai, Zhuang, Hui minority group. Secondly, you can visit Tanglangchuan River for rafting or  Shanghedong Scenic Area for rockclimbing and hiking. At last, visit Fumin orchid farms for apple picking and cherry picking. You can consult us for more information about Fumin Tours, [...]

    Climate & When to Go

    The climate in Fumin County changes greatly so that it's known as “one mountain has four seasons, different weather within 10 kilometers”. Fumin County's climate is typical low-latitude subtropical plateau monsoon climate with an average annual temperature of 15.8°C (60.44℉) . The rainfall in Fumin is significant, with precipitation even during the driest month. This location is classified as Cfa by Köppen and Geiger. The average annual rainfall is 1302 mm. The driest month is January, with 12 mm of rain. In August, the [...]

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    Transportation, Fumin County , China Transportation

    Fumin County is one of the counties under the jurisdiction of Kunming City, Yunnan Province.It is 23 km away  from Kunming. So we usually choose to take buses,take minibuses or drive by ourselves to Fumin. How to get in? By Car Travel to Fumin by car is 40 km in distance,you need  50 minutes' drive from downtown to Kunming. By Pubic Transportation By Bus Travel to Fumin by Pubic Transportation,  you need to go to the Northwest Bus  Station to take bus.You can take No.1 bus,No.151 bus [...]

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    Festivals and Activities

    1.The Torch Festival It is widely celebrated by the Bai and Yi ethnic people scattering around Yunnan. The Torch Festival annually: Yi on lunar 24 June (11 August on Julian calendar), Bai on 25 June (12 August on Julian calendar). 2. Fumin Waxberry Festival It starts May 25th to June 3rd this year. Come and join Fumin farmers for some Waxberry picking experience,and celebrate this annual harvest."Cherries in spring, waxberry in summer, apples in autumn, and peach in winter." Fumin farmers has worked hard on this fertile land for generations, and [...]

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    Travel Tips

    ‣ Dressing Tips The temperature changes a lot between day and night in Fumin especially in rainy day, please keep warm and take care of yourself. Due to the high altitude, please protect yourself from strong UV radiation by wearing sun hats, sun glasses and sunscreen. And drink more water because the climate is dry here. ‣ Toilet Facilities Public Toilets can easily found in Fumin County for free or changing 0.5 yuan. And you can find free sanitary toilets in large shopping mall or fast food restaurants. ‣ [...]

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    Useful Maps

    Fumin County is one of counties under the jurisdiction of Kunming City, Yunnan Province. The county is located in the northwest of Kunming City, 23 kilometers away from Kunming.There are some reliable traffic lines and maps which can help you to get to Fumin.  [...]

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    Fumin County Accommodation

    Fumin County is famous for its cherry and apple orchard. With the lowest hotel rates in town, Yunnan Exploration offers various lodging options and perfect accommodations in Fumin for you, with Henson Hotel.  We guarantee you a secure and efficient reservation of accommodation with the affordable price of  hotels in the Fumin County. Hotels are easy to review via our website www.yunnanexploration.com, equipped with convenient search tools and extensive hotel information.  Here are some hotels we provide for your reference. Hotel Name Address Telephone Number Comment Union Hotel(联盟大酒店) 10 Wenchang [...]

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