Yuanjiang County

Yuanjiang County Overview

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Yuanjiang Hani, Yi and Dai Autonomous County (元江哈尼族彝族傣族自治县) is a county of south-central Yunnan province, People’s Republic of China. The county seat is the town of Lijiang (澧江镇), while the county itself is under the administration of Yuxi City. It derives its name from the Red River (Asia), which is known as the Yuan River in Yunnan, and is an important provincial crossroads for access to Southeast Asia.

Highlight of Yuanjiang

Terraces: There are 2 wonderful places to enjoy the unique ethnic sceneries in Ailao Rice Terraces and Nanuo Rice Terraces.

Cliff Painting: People can go to the Take Village and Take Cliff Painting to see the mysterious attractions.

Scenic Spots: When people come to Yuanjiang, there are a lot of attactions for them to visit, such as Yuanjiang River, Shigaoqing Scenic Area, Nanxi Primitive Forest, Miaolian Temple, Honghe River Bridge, Honghegu Ecological Agriculture Sightseeing Garden and Yuanjiang National Nature Reserve.

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    Yuanjiang County Attractions

    There are some attractions in Yuanjiang County for people to visit, which are Dapingzhang Village of Gasa Town, Nanhao Village of Mosha Town, Dabinglangyuan Village, Damuyu Huayaodai Ethnic Culture Village, Gasa Town, Yuanjiang River, Shigaoqing Scenic Area, Nanxi Primitive Forest, Miaolian Temple, Honghe River Bridge, Honghegu Ecological Agriculture Sightseeing Garden and Yuanjiang National Nature Reserve, Take Village and Take Cliff Painting, Ailao Rice Terraces and Nanuo Rice Terraces. [...]

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    Yuanjiang County Tours

    When you traveling Yuxi, Yuanjiang county is a good place to be put on your list. It can be joined in whatever your Yuxi tour or Yunnan Tour. There are some Yuanjiang county tours that you can choose to visit. There are 6 Days Porsche Driving Experience Tour in South Yunnan and 8 Days South Yunnan Ethnic Minority Discovery and Tropical Forest Photograph Tour, and people can go to the Yicibei Village of Wadie Town, Erzhang Village of Nanuo Town, [...]

    Climate & When to Go

    Climate & When to Go, Yuanjiang County , China Climate & When to Go

    This is some information of Yuanjiang climate. Due to its location at the bottom of a deep mountainous river valley, Yuanjiang lies at the junction of three different climate types, namely the tropical savanna climate (Köppen Aw), humid subtropical climate (Köppen Cwa) and, uniquely for China, the hot subtype of a semi-arid climate (Köppen Bsh). There are two main seasons: a dry season lasting from late November to early April, with mostly warm and dry weather (and the occasional cold snap) and the wet season covering May through September. The coolest [...]

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    Transportation, Yuanjiang County , China Transportation

    The transportation of Yuanjiang is relatively developed compared to other cities in Yunnan. You can get there by different ways. There are planes, long-distance buses, trains, taxis, buses and minibus for people to get out and around. The annual transport capacity of passengers and freight reached 1.2 million and 8.5 million respectively. The post and telecom industry took a step forward. You can choose minibus or long-distance bus to go to Hongta District in Yuxi, and buses depart to Kunming everyday. In addition, [...]

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    Festivals and Activities

    In Yuanjiang, the Hani ethnic minority, Yi ethnic minority and Dai ethnic minority have made the special culture, and as for festivals and activies in Yuanjiang, it is similar but unique in it's own way, compared to the other places. Festivals in Yuanjiang County 1.Honghe Valley’s Golden Mango Festival It is held in mid-June every year, and there will be the national customs show, the mango contest, and the selection of mango princesses. 2.Haujie Festival of Yi Ethnic Minority On the [...]

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    Travel Tips

    There are some Yuanjiang trival tips for people to visit attractions. Yuanjiang is a county fulls of national customs, it is a place worth paying visiting. And if you know some tips about the city, you’ll have pleasure time here. 1.Yuanjiang Useful Numbers Fire: 119 Police: 110 Ambulance: 120 Zip Code Inquiry: 184 Weather Forecast: 121 Telephone Number Inquiry: 114 Tourist Complaints: 0870-96927, 2124059 2.Yuanjiang Dressing Tips March - June, September - November: People can dress some thin clothes and take some coats or jackets for different changes between morning and night. July [...]

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    Useful Maps

    If you want to visit Yuanjiang county, you can look these Yuanjiang maps to help you find it. Here are some maps, "Tourist Attractions Map of Yuanjiang County in Yuxi" and "How to Get to Yuanjiang County from Kunming", "Transportation Map in Yuanjiang County", "Region Map of Yuanjiang County in Yuxi", "Location Map of Yuanjiang County in Yuxi". [...]

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    Yuanjiang County Accommodation

    It's a good idea to check the rooms in any accommodation before committing to anything. However, finding a nice hotel with sufficient furnishings and reasonable prices in Yuanjiang is so easy. Different styles of hotels are offered ranging from mid-range to budget ones. For more detailed information of hotels in Yuanjiang, check the followings. Where to stay in Yuanjiang County Yuanjiang Hotel(元江大酒店) Tel:0877-6012888 Address:No.2 on the Hongqi Road in Yuanjiang Hani, Yi and Dai Autonomous County(元江哈尼族彝族傣族自治县红旗路2号) Kaidi Hotel(凯迪宾馆) Tel:0877-6018999 Address: on [...]

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