This day trip to Kunming is a relaxing tour around the Dianchi Lake, you will visit the scenery in Kunming including Dianchi Lake, Western Hills, Dragon Gate, Yunnan Ethnic Villages, Yunnan Nationalities Museum and the Green Lake.
Detailed Itinerary: At 9:00AM in the morning your guide will pick you up in the hotel, then start the tour to Wetern Hills at the bank of Dianchi Lake. After visiting the Dragon Gate, you will take the chairlift over the Dianchi Lake to Yunnan Ethnic Villages Park. Here you can enjoy the 25 ethnic minorities in the park with a nice view of Western Hills as well.
You will proceed to visit Yunnan Nationalities Museum and drive to Mingfeng Hill behind Kunming City, climb to the top of Mingfeng Hill and visit the golden Temple that has some ancient relics.
Dianchi Lake: Dianchi Lake, also called Kunming Lake, lies at the foot of the Western Hills in Kunming town. With a stunning landscape and an elevation of 1,885 meters (6,185 feet), it is praised as the "Sparkling Pearl Embedded in a Highland".
The Dragon Gate on Xishan: Situated at Dianchi Lakeside, Xishan National Park of China stretches with wavelike range in shape of lying Buddha, so called Lying Buddha Mountain. Overlooking the hills over Dianchi Lake, Xishan looks like a full-figure beauty lying at the lakeside, so reputed the “ Sleeping Beauty”.