Lengdun Village of Baohe Town in Gejiu City, Honghe

About Lengdun Village

Lengdun Village belongs to Baohe Town, Gejiu City, Honghe Prefecture. It is located in the southwest of Baohe Township, 31 km away from Baohe Township, is the seat of the village committee. The land area is 4.29 square kilometers, the elevation is 239 meters, the annual average temperature is 25 ℃, the annual precipitation is 800-1100 mm. It’s suitable for planting rice and other crops.

Dai Ethnic Minority in Lengdun Village

Lengdun Village is a Dai village with a strong cultural atmosphere, and is the main birthplace of Dai’s folk songs. The old people and the young students who can sing the traditional folk songs come to take part in the folk songs activities of Lengdun Village. It shows the memory and charm of traditional Dai culture for the younger generation.

Rural Economy

The total income of the village’s rural economy is 2.377 million yuan, among them: the income of planting industry is 960000 yuan, accounting for 40.38% of the total income, the income of animal husbandry is 1.15 million yuan, accounting for 48.38% of the total income; The second, third industry income 687000 yuan, accounting for the total income of 28.910.

Development Priorities

The main problems and difficulties are as follows:

1.There is no place for villagers’ activities;
2. There is only one set of cultural facilities for broadcasting.

Development Ideas and Industries:

1. Develop economic forest fruit, such as: mango, litchi, banana, introduced new varieties of papaya;
2. Development of animal husbandry: cattle, pig, increase the number of outcrops, expand sugar cane, cassava cultivation area of 200 mu.

The Best Time to Visit Lengdun Village

Tour is available all the year round here. However, most of places in Honghe prefecture enjoy the subtropical monsoon climate, annual average temperature is 25℃. Try to avoid the moist and hot summer, the best time to travel is spring, autumn and winter. 

How to Get there?

If tourists want to go to Lengdun Village, they should go to Gejiu City first. You have two ways to get to Gejiu from Kunming. You can take long-distance bus and train to Gejiu. As for airplane, it is not available up to now. And then you can take buses, taxis or self-driving to Lengdun Village.