Yunnan Province Guide

General Introduction to Yunnan Province

Yunnan ProvinceYunnan is located in the southwestern part of China. Bordering Sichuan, Guizhou, Guangxi and the countries of Vietnam, Laos, and Burma. Yunnan is a beautiful province rich in natural landcape. Covering 394,000 square kilometers in areas, Yunnan has a population of 42 million. There are more than 25 ethnic groups including the Bai, Yi people.


Yunnan, with its capital Kunming has many famous natural sightseeing spots. Kunming is also the political, cultural and economical center of Yunnan Province.



Best Time to Go to Yunnan

Yunnan a generally mild climate with pleasant and fair weather. The summer is cool and comfortable while the winter is warm and humid. January average temperatures range from 8°C to 17°C; July averages vary from 21°C to 27°C. You can visit Yunan all year round.


What to See in Yunnan

Yunan is rich in natural scenery and landcape. Famous attractions in Yunnan are Stone Forest, Golden Temple, Bamboo Temple, Western Hills, Dianchi Lake and other famous natural landcape.


Top Ten Cities in Yunnan Province

Yunnan has many beautiful cities. Kunming is the biggest and the capital city of Yunnan. Other cities are the following:


Dali cityDali City

Xishuangbanna cityXishuangbanna City

Puer cityPuer City

Baoshan cityBaoshan City

Honghe cityHonghe City

Jinghong  cityJinghong City

Lijiang  cityLijiang City

Lincang  cityLincang City

Nujiang  cityNujiang City


Yunnan Travel Tips

1. Yunnan is rich in beautiful natural scernery and landscape.

2. Bai and Yi people are major ethnic groups in Yunnan province.

3.Kunming is the capital city of Yunnan province.

4. Kunming is the Spring city of China.