Where is Kunming Located?

Where is Kunming locatedKunming is located in the northeast of Yunnan Province which is in the southwest China. It is the capital city of Yunnan Province. It is also the political, cultural and educational center of Yunnan Province. The area of Kunming is about 21,473 square kilometers and the population of Kunming is about 8,460,088. Kunming is called 'the City of Eternal Spring' in China, which means the weather of Kunming is comfortable for all year round.

 

When to travel to Kunming

Kunming is located in the southwest of China. The best time to visit Kunming is from March to October. Tt is the time for the flowers bloom, fruits are ripe. There are various festivals celebrated by the ethnic minorities in Yunnan province. It is ok to visit Kunming at any time of the year as it's weather and climate are mild and comfortable for all year round. Winter is not cold and the summer is not hot.

What to see in Kunming

Kunming is is rich in natural resources and historical sites. The most famous attraction in Kunming is the Stone Forest and Dianchi Lake. You can visit the Golden Temple and the Yunnan Provincial Museum at the weeekends if you would like to learn something about Kunming and Yunnan. The Green Lake Park and the Grand View Park are two beautiful parks for kids to pay at the weekends. Horticultural Expo Garden is also a good place to experience the local culture of Yunnan.

 

What to eat in Kunming

Kunming is a famous place for food and local snacks. Kunming is the place where you can taste the different food from different minorities of China. The most famous food in Kunming are including Steaming-Pot Chicken, Across Bridge Rice Noodles, and Xuanwei Ham. You can also visit the night markets of Kunming to taste the various local snacks. So please plan your trip to Kunming and Yunnan now.