Ninglang County

Ninglang County Overview

Chinese Name: 宁蒗县 English IPA: Ninglang County Location: northwest of Yunnan Population (city): 264200(2011) Language: local minority language Zip code: Tel code: Time zone:

Ninglang Yi Autonomous County is located in the northwest of Yunnan province, China, bordering Sichuan province to the northeast. It is under the administration of Lijiang City, commonly known as Small Liangshan. “Feeling, water and mountain” is the feature and boutique of Ninglang tourism. 

Highlights of Ninglang County:

• Lugu Lake: It is like a beautiful pearl shining among the hills of the northwest plateau in Yunnan.

• Unique Folk Custom: Ninglang is a multi-ethnic inland county located in mountainous areas, inhabited by 12 ethnic groups, including Yi, Han, Mosuo, Pumi, Lisu, Naxi, Tibet, Bai, Zhuang, Dai, Miao and Hui.

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    Ninglang County Attractions

    Undoubtedly, the best-known attraction in Ninglang County is Lugu Lake that many people are fascinated by. Besides, there are Yongning Spring, Qinglonghai Lake and Zhamei Monastery. The ethnic town and villages in Ninglang County are also worth exploring, such as Cuiyu Lisu and Pumi Ethnic Town of Ninglang County. [...]

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    Ninglang County Tours

    Almost all the Ninglang County tour packages cover the Lugu Lake, the top attractions in Ninglang. Usually it will take 2 or 3 days visiting Lugu Lake area, which is extremely suitable for exploring the natural beauty and folk custom. Or combined a Ninglang tour with other destinations in Yunnan such as Shangri-La, Dali, Kunming can be a good way to appreciate more in the dreamland.  [...]

    Climate & When to Go

    1.Geography Located in the middle part of Hengduan mountain range in northwest Yunnan, Ninglang County is high in northwest but low in southeast. The mountains run through the whole territory from north to south. It is most mountainous regions in the east of Mianmian Mountain and Jinsha River alpine valley in the west of it. The highest point in this region is Baiyanzi mountain, 4510.3 meters above sea level, while the lowest point is 1350 meters above sea level at Zibu Estuary beside Jinsha river [...]

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    Ninglang County is under the jurisdiction of Lijiang city and commonly known as  Small Liangshan(小凉山). The seat of government sits in Daxing town, northwest of Yunnan province. It is 628 kilometers away from Kunming, the provincial capital, and 129 kilometers away from the Lijiang municipal government. Here we introduce you how to get in/out of Ninglang County and how to get around in this county. 1.How to Get in/out of Ninglang County? •By Air This is an airport located in Ninglang County: Yunnan Lugu Lake Airport, which [...]

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    Festivals and Activities

    Ninglang County is a multi-ethnic inland located in mountainous areas, inhabited by 12 ethnic groups, including Yi, Han, Mosuo, Pumi, Lisu, Naxi, Tibet, Bai, Zhuang, Dai, Miao and Hui. The local Ninglang County festivals and activities are a good way to understand them. 1. Yi Ethnic Minority • Torch Festival This is a famous festival of those of the Yi Group living in Ninglang County of Lijiang. Originally held on every 24th June of Chinese lunar calendar, this festival will last for three [...]

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    Travel Tips

    1. Useful Numbers • Fire: 119            • Police: 110      • Ambulance: 120 • Tourism Complaint: 0888-5524907 • Weather Report: 12121, 96121 • Number Inquiry: 114 • Railway Customer Service Center: 12306 • Ninglang Lugu Lake Passenger Station: 0888-5886020 • Lijiang Transportation Bookings Hotline: 0888-5120999 2. Post Office • Ninglang County Post Office(宁蒗县邮政局) Add: No.252, Beiqu Road, Daxing Town, Ninglang County, Lijiang, Yunnan Tel: 0888-5525183 • Ninglang County Yongning Township Post Office(宁蒗永宁乡邮政局) Add: Main street of Yongning Township, Ninglang County, Lijiang, Yunnan Tel: 0888-5861257 • Ninglang County Zhanhe Township Post Office(宁蒗战河乡邮政局) Add: Village Committee of Zhanhe Township, Ninglang County, Lijiang, Yunnan Tel: 0888-5831014 3. Bank • People's Bank of China Add: 359 Wange Road, Ninglang County, Lijiang, [...]

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    Useful Maps

    We have collected some very useful Ninglang County maps such as Ninglang County Location Map, Ninglang County Tourist Map, Ninglang County Transportation Map to introduce you the location, transportation, highlights and other important information of your Ninglang County travel. All of the detailed and completed maps will help you get a better idea of Ninglang County and transfer easily. [...]

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    Ninglang County Accommodation

    Many tourists come to Ninglang for Lugu Lake. In the Lugu Lake tourist area, there are more than 400 hotels and rooms ranging from inns and guesthouses to five-star hotels. Here we list some of the accommodations for your reference. Hotel Name Rating Add. Tel. Lijiang Lugu Lake Daughter States Hotel(丽江泸沽湖女儿国大酒店)  3 star Daluoshui Village, Lugu Lake, Ninglang County, Lijiang 0888 - 5881266 Lijiang Lugu Lake Nagu Hotel(丽江泸沽湖纳古大酒店) 3 star Daluoshui Village, Lugu Lake, Ninglang County, Lijiang 0888 - 5881076 Valley Inn(宁蒗阿夏谷梦家园客栈) 3 star Sanjia village, Lugu Lake, Ninglang County, Lijiang 15108864818 Lugu Lake Bishuiyuntian Inn(泸沽湖碧水云天客栈) 3 star 200 meters to the entrance [...]

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