Yongsheng County

Yongsheng County Overview

Chinese Name: 永胜县 English IPA: Yongsheng County Location: northwest of Yunnan Population (city): 392024(2010) Language: Naxi Language, Southwest Mandarin Zip code: Tel code: Time zone:

Located in the northwest of Yunnan province and the upper reaches of the Yangtze river, Yongsheng County is one of the counties under the jurisdiction of Lijiang city. It is rich in resources, known as “the Granary of Northwest Yunnan ” and “the Land of Fish and Rice”. 

Highlights of Yongsheng County

● Abundant Natural and Historical Sites: Yongsheng County boasts a multitude of attractions such as Hongshiyan Ancient Earthquake Site, Wisdom Source Grove, Liude Stele Forest, Chenghai Lake, etc.

● Ethnic Culture: There are 7 ethnic township located in Yongsheng County where you can deeply experience the ethnic culture.

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    Yongsheng County Attractions

    Yongsheng County is never short of sightseeing spots, whatever natural or cultural. Hongshiyan Ancient Earthquake Site(红石崖古地震遗址), the most complete and spectacular ancient earthquake site in the world; Lingyuanjing(灵源箐), place of interest in west Yunnan; Yangping Reservoir(羊坪水库), the biggest Reservoir in Yonsheng County; Chenghai Lake(程海), one of the world's three natural spirulina lakes... Take your pace and enjoy what Yongsheng County offers you. [...]

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    Yongsheng County Tours

    When you traveling Lijiang, Yongsheng County is a good place to be put on your list. It can be joined in whatever your Lijiang tour or Yunnan Tour. If you prefer, contact our consultant and we can adjust the itinerary of our prearranged routes or we can just tailor-make your own kind of Yongsheng County Tour. [...]

    Climate & When to Go

    1.Geography Yongsheng County covers two geomorphic units of the Hengduan mountain range and the northwestern Yunnan plateau, belonging to the edge region of the three-river parallel. There are many geomorphic types such as river, lake, mountain plain, basin (ba zi) and river valley. The terrain is high in the northeast and low in the southwest. The mountain range within the territory is mostly in south and north line, with valley basin between in length of 110 kilometers and width of 5-20 kilometers, including Sanchuan [...]

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    Yongsheng County is a traffic fortress on the southern ancient silk road, an important post on the tea-horse ancient road, and an important passageway connecting inland and southwest "bridgehead". Here we introduce you how to get in/out and get around in Yongsheng County. 1.Bus • Lijiang-Yongsheng There are 16 buses running from Lijiang Passenger Station to Yongsheng County. The cost is RMB 25-30. The departure time is 07:10, 07:50, 08:10, 08:30, 08:50, 09:10, 09:40,10:00, 10:10, 12:50, 13:30, 14:10, 14:30, 14:50, 15:50, 16:50. • Huaping-Yongsheng There are 3 buses running [...]

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    Festivals and Activities

    Yongsheng is a unified multi-ethnic county inhabited mainly by the Han nationality. All the industrious and intelligent ethnic groups have lived together in harmony and built a beautiful "land of fish and rice". So there are many ethnic festivals and activities celebrated by locals. 1.Taliu Baba Festival(他留粑粑节) It is the most solemn and traditional festival of Taliu people held in every 24th June. Taliu baba is made of glutinous rice mixed with regular rice. Every year, when the festival of Baba comes, Taliu people will [...]

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    Travel Tips

    1.Useful Numbers • Fire: 119            • Police: 110            • Ambulance: 120 • Lijiang Airport Inquiry Telephone: 0888-5173081 • Tourism Complaint: 0888-5128761 2. Post Office There are more than ten post offices serving in the towns and townships of Yongsheng County. Here we just introduce part of them. • Yongsheng County Post Office(Jiqing Road Branch) Add: No.1, Yongbei Town, Yongsheng County, Lijiang Tel: 0888-6521569 • Yongsheng County Xinghu Post Office Add: Xinghu Street, Chenghai Town, Yongsheng County, Lijiang Tel: 0888-6851113 • Yongsheng County Post Office(Liangguan Branch) Add: Liangguan Street, Sanchuan Town, Yongsheng County, Lijiang Tel: 0888-6821032 • Yongsheng County Qina Town Post Office Add: Qina Street, Qina Town, Yongsheng County, Lijiang Tel: [...]

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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 like Yongsheng County Location Map, Yongsheng County Transportation Map, Yongsheng County Attraction Map, etc.  [...]

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    Yongsheng County Accommodation

    In Yongsheng County, there are some clear and comfortable hotels serving your accommodation. Here we recommend some best for your reference. Hotel Name Add. Tel. Yongsheng Jintian Hotel(永胜锦天大酒店) No.57, Mingnan Road, Yongbei Town, Yongsheng County, Lijiang, Yunnan 0888-6529999 Yunzhishang Hotel(云之尚酒店) Diagonally across of Agricultural Bureau, Yongsheng County, Lijiang, Yunnan 0888-6521102 Maoyuan Hotel(永胜茂源大酒店) Xihai Road, Chenghai Town, Yongsheng County, Lijiang, Yunnan 0888-6854888 Grand Hotel(格瑞特大酒店) No.68, East Street, Yongbei Town, Yongsheng County, Lijiang, Yunnan 0888-6566999 Hengsen Hotel(永胜恒森大酒店) Huachen Road, Yongbei Town, Yongsheng County, Lijiang, Yunnan 0888-6835555 Yonglian World(永胜县程海永联荘园 ) Jinlan Village, Hekou Village Committee, Chenghai Town, Yongsheng County, Lijiang, Yunnan 0888-6853777 Jinshawan Holiday Hotel(永胜金沙湾假日酒店 ) South [...]

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