Yunnan Tours from Canada

Yunnan, whose name literally means south of the clouds, is situated in the southwest of China. The capital of the province is Kunming, formerly also known as Yunnan. Yunnan is so rich in natural resources and has the largest diversity of plant life in China; here visitors could find snow-capped Cangshang Mountain and Jade Dragon Snow Mountain, mysterious deep valleys like Tiger Leaping Gorge, peaceful highland lakes like Erhai Lake, magnificent Karst hills, tropical rainforest in Xishuangbanna, and torrential rivers. Yunnan is renowned tourist destination for millions of travelers every year. Canada is a country in the northern part of North America. Its southern border with the United States, stretching some 8,891 kilometres (5,525 mi), is the world’s longest bi-national land border. Canada’s capital is Ottawa, and its three largest metropolitan areas are Toronto, Montreal, and Vancouver. This page is about Yunnan tours from Canada.

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Canada to Yunnan Travel By Air

Flying is the best, fastest and most convenient way to travel from Canada to Yunnan. Vancouver (温哥华)  is a coastal seaport city in western Canada, located in the Lower Mainland region of British Columbia. It is a very popular city in Canada. Here are the flights from Vancouver to Kunming, the capital of Yunnan Province.

There are some flights information from Vancouver(Vancouver International Airport) to Kunming (Kunming Changshui International Airport). These flights were provided by Southern Airlines, Canada Airlines, Air China and China Eastern Airlines. Among them, Flight CZ378/CZ3481 are daily flights, MF806/MF8405 are available on Tuesday, Friday and Sunday. The whole journey takes about 17h5m to 22h20m. (All departure/arrival times are local time)

Flight Number Departs Arrives Duration Stops Reference Price(¥)
01:20 10:50 18h30m Xiamen 2750-3101
11:25 21:10 18h45m Zhengzhou 3276
CZ330 /CZ3489
12:50 21:00 17h10m Guangzhou 3984
13:20 23:55 19h35m Shanghai 3786-5968
 01:25 09:30 17h5m Guangzhou 3984
11:50 22:20 19h30m Shenzhen 3776-3942
13:20 00:35 20h15m Shanghai 3778-5216
AC029 /AC6640 
12:00 01:20 22h20m Beijing 4475-4554
02:20 14:00 20h40m Hong Kong 5559-11184
11:00 19:30 17h30m Nanjing 2966-3142

Kunming (Kunming Changshui International Airport) to Vancouver(Vancouver International Airport) :

Flight Number
Departs Arrives Duration Stops Reference Price(¥)
MU747 /MU581
07:45 09:10  16h25m Shanghai 5878-8968
20:00  19h50m Taibei 5416-5523
CZ3420 /CZ329 
07:45 10:50  18h5m Guangzhou 6408-6898
 21:35  09:10  1d2h35m  Shanghai  5388-6318
 15:40  18:40 18h  Xiamen  5908-6309
07:30 11:40 19h10m  Shanghai  9628
20:30 09:50 1d4h2m Guangzhou 7808
21:25 11:10 1d4h45m Qingdao 7038
CA4171 /CA991 
07:20 10:50 18h30m Beijing 7754
 07:25 09:35 17h10m  Zhengzhou  8691-9233

What is the Visa Requirement for Canadians Travel to China?

Canadians citizens are required to get a visa to enter China, and you are not able to apply for China visa on arrival for tourist purpose. You can summit your Chinese visa application to the nearest consulate or embassy of China in Canada. Prepare the required documents including your passport and photo, visa application form, proof of your China itinerary and invitation letter, etc. For Canadian-Chinese, you should also present photocopy of previous Chinese passports. It usually takes 7 working days for the processing time.

Canadians travelers to China can enjoy 72–hour visa-free transit in Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Chengdu, Chongqing, Guangzhou, Shenyang, Dalian, Xi’an, Guilin, Kunming, Hangzhou, Wuhan, Tianjin, Harbin and Nanjing, and 144-hour Visa-free Transit in Shanghai, Zhejiang and Jiangsu. You may plan to visit Hong Kong and Macau as well. You can stay for up to 90 days without a visa in Hong Kong, and up to 30 days in Macau.

Entry Cities – How to Get to Kunming from Canada

Beijing, Shanghai, Hong Kong and Guangzhou are the major entry cities for Canadian tourists traveling to China. Yet now, you can also choose Kunming, Nanjing, Shenyang, Xiamen, Zhengzhou and Qingdao as the gateway of your China tour, all thanks to the dozens of non-stop flights. So for second or third time Canadian travelers to China, you may fly directly to Kunming to explore Yunnan for exotic highland scenery and colorful minority cultures.

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