Top 10 Yuxi Tourist Attractions and Things To Do Rated on TripAdvisor

Yuxi is like a green jade inlaid on the earth in central Yunnan, enjoying the good reputation of “granary in central Yunnan” and “hometown of smoke”. The beautiful mountains, rivers and lakes gave birth to Yuxi, a fertile land. Here you can not only watch the magnificent terrace landscape of the sea of clouds, but also feel the customs of Hani, Huayao Dai and other ethnic minorities. Next, I will tell you the the top 10 Yuxi tourist attractions and to-do items selected by TripAdvisor.

1. Hongta Mountain

Hongta Mountain was build in Yuan Dynasty and rebuilt in 1839. At the top of the mountain stands the White Pagoda built in Yuan Dynasty. . In 1958, the White Pagoda was painted red and renamed Hongta Mountain”. Standing on the top of the hill, you can overlook the whole city. At the same time, there is a tobacco museum on the mountain to visit. It is the The landmark scenic spot of Yuxi.

Fuxian Lake in Yuxi
Fuxian Lake in Yuxi

2. Nie’er Park

Nieer Park is a park dedicated to the memory of famous musician Nieer. It is said to be the oldest and best park in Yuxi. The air here is very fresh in the morning and at night, and it is a place for many people to exercise. There is also a bronze statue of Nie Er in the memorial area in the northeast, with solemn expression and high arms, standing on the pedestal in a patting posture, as if he were conducting the singing of “march of the volunteers”.

3. Yuxi Cave

Yuxi karst cave has been formed for 600 to 700 million years. The formation of karst caves was about 10 to 20 million years ago. After rainwater and groundwater dissolve limestone continuously, gradually, magical and crystal-clear karst caves are formed. Up to now, stalactites are still developing. Visiting Yuxi karst cave is indeed a kind of beautiful enjoyment!

4. Nie’er Former Residence

Nie Er’s former residence was built in the late Qing Dynasty. It is a two-story civil structure building. In 1992, the local government renovated the former residence and opened it to the public. The former residence now has a statue of Nie Er in front of it. The former residence displays some information about Nie Er’s life and his works.

5. Yingyuetan Hot Spring

Yingyuetan Hot Spring is located in Yuxi. It is a unique place for leisure and recuperation. It is also a pure Japanese style hot spring resort, only 45 minutes’ drive from Kunming. On weekends, you can go to a hot spring and stay for one night, which is definitely the best choice for weekends.

6. Xiaomiao Street

The small temple street is very prosperous and long. the streets are criss-crossed. it is absolutely enough to go shopping. there is everything in it, including food, food, watching and wiping … as long as you go shopping, you will like it. With the hustle and bustle of people walking all the way

7. Dongfeng Amusement Park

Yuxi Dongfeng Amusement Park is located under the dam of Yuxi Dongfeng Reservoir, with an annual reception of more than 50,000 people from Yuxi City. It is one of the three parks in Yuxi City. Amusement Park, an artificially created beautiful scenery of lakes and mountains, is attracting more and more tourists and is indeed a good place for school groups and families to take vacations and entertain.

8. Hundred in Yuxi Mall

Located in the prosperous North-South Street is the commercial center of Yuxi, which is crowded with many visitors. If you want to shop, you can buy international and domestic first-line brands here. The transportation is also convenient and easy to reach.

9. Yuxi Stadium

Yuxi Gymnasium is located on Nieer Road, Yuxi City, with a construction area of 9,100.85 square meters and a unique architectural style. The gymnasium has complete facilities, unique decoration, fresh air, elegant environment and convenient parking. It is an ideal place for competition, training, fitness and entertainment.

10. Red Tower

This is a familiar landmark site in China-the place where hongta group was named and the sign of Hongtashan cigarette. It has been built into a park and has become a good place for local people to havea rest and entertainment here.

These are the top 10 Yuxi tourist attractions and to-do items selected by TripAdvisor. If you want to know more about other Yuxi tourist attractions, you can inquire on the website or consult relevant staff.