2 Days Jiaozi Snow Mountain Hiking Tour

Jiaozi Snow Mountain, as the First Mountain in the middle of Yunnan, is situated on the border of Luquan County and Dongchuan District of Kunming City, the main peak is 4,223 meters above the sea level. Jiaozi Mountain looks green in the spring, blue in the summer, golden in the fall and silver in the winter. In the spring and summer, countless Indian azaleas blossom out just like sea, the color of mountain meadows becomes gorgeous; when the winter comes, the mountain is covered with snow. Jiaozi Mountain is a great tourist attraction for exploration.


  • Experience the hiking of Jiaozi Snow Mountain.
  • Appreciate the spectacular mountain and charming landscape.

Brief Itinerary:

  • Day 1 Kunming-Jiaozi Snow Mountain
  • Day 2 Jiaozi Snow Mountain-Kunming

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Detailed Itinerary

Day 1 Kunming-Jiaozi Snow Mountain

Sightseeing and Activities: Jiaozi Snow Mountain Hiking
Accommodation: Jiaozi Snow Mountain
Meals: Dinner

Jiaozi Snow Mountain, Kunming

08:00 Ready for departure
08:30 Set off to Jiaozi Snow Mountain(Hiking Point)
10:30 Arrive at trekking point and start hiking
12:30 Arrive at break point, have your rations
13:30 Continue the hiking and pass the Yakou
15:30 Arrive at Dahaizi Camping spot
16:00 Camping and free for the rest of the day
18:00 Dinner(made by ourselves)
20:00 Enjoy the sunset
21:00 Leisure time
23:00 Good Night

Day 2 Jiaozi Snow Mountain-Kunming

Sightseeing and Activities: Jiaozi Snow Mountain Hiking
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

05:00 Enjoy the sunrise of the Dahaizi
07:00 Breakfast
08:00 Prepare for the camping
09:00 Set off to the top of Jiaozi Snow Mountain
12:00 Arrive at the top
14:00 Leave for the cableway(RMB 30/per person) or hike for the Bus boarding point
15:30 Arrive at the bus boarding point and take the bus to Sifangjie Service center
16:00 Drive to Zhuanglong for dinner
17:00 Arrive and have dinner
18:00 Drive back to Kunming and arrive at around 20:00. Service ends.

Recommended Hotels

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Service Included:

  • Admission fees for all of the sightseeing spots listed in the itinerary;
  • Meals as listed in the itinerary;
  • Hotels as listed in the itinerary;
  • Private English-speaking tour guide;
  • Private vehicle for transfers & sightseeing with skilled driver;
  • Service charge & government taxes.

Service Excluded:

  • Any arrival and departure international airfares or train tickets;
  • Chinese visa fees;
  • Excess baggage charged by Airlines;
  • Single room supplement;
  • Tips to guides and drivers;
  • Personal expenses and gratuities to service staff;
  • Personal travel accident insurance;
  • All optional programs.

Travel Tips:

  • Visitors are advised to always carry changes of clothing due to the large variations in temperature between day and night.
  • The climate is relatively dry, so drink more water every day.
  • Protecting oneself from strong UV radiation at high altitude.
  • Protecting oneself from altitude sickness. Lessen the effects of altitude sickness, avoid strenuous exercise and have plenty of rest. 
  • Respect local customs , habits, and religious beliefs.