Overview: 7 days Yunnan Kunming Yuanyang Photography Tour covers Dongchuan Red Land and Yuanyang Rice Terraces, Hani Ethnic Villages, Duoyishu Village, Bada Hani terraced fields and Azheke Village, Longshuba Terraces.
On arrival in Kunming airport or railway station, you will be met by our tour guide and transferred to your hotel a private car and driver. Free for the remaining of the day. You could have a rest or take a walk near the hotel.
After breakfast, drive 180km (3 hours) to Red Land Town of Kunming Dongchuan Area. When arrive there, you will learn more local folk customs, assure enough time for good rest and a full preparation for photoshooting.
After breakfast, a morning drive to Red Land Area for a full day of photoshoot. There you will led to a usual place or feel free to find a good place for sunrise and sunset shooting on your angle.
Dongchuan Red Land near Kunming consists of hundreds of terrace fields and is praised as a palette on earth, and it is more and more favored by backpackers, hikers and photographers from all over the world. September to December and May to June are the best time to visit the land.
After breakfast, drive 180km (3 hours) from Red Land Town back to Kunming.
Drive 5 hours from Kunming to Yuanyang. On the way, you will visit Jingkou Hani Ethnic Village for a photoshoot of ethnic culture. Today tour will end with a shot of sunset at Tiger Mouth Rice Terraces.
Get up early morning and drive 28km to enjoy a spectacular view of sunrise from the scenic mountain rice terraced fields at Duoyishu Village. In the afternoon, Bada Hani terraced fields and Azheke Village. Shoot the sunset of terraced fields in Longshuba in the late afternoon.
After breakfast, drive back to Kunming for your departure.
Transportation cost covers all the domestic airfare of economy class with airport tax, train tickets between the cities as the itinerary specified.
Transfer between airports, railway station, hotels and scenic spots for sightseeing around the cities that are specified by the itinerary with private air conditioned vehicle with driver and English-speaking guide. Separate arrivals and departures will incur extra charges.
All entrance fees to the scenic spots listed in the itinerary. The final arrangement will be determined by private tour guides depends on the real-time local circumstances wheather are beyond the control of Access China Travel. We will adhere to the original itinerary as accurately as possible.
All normal meals as the itinerary specified: B = breakfast, L = Lunch, D = dinner in local restaurant. Breakfasts are served in hotel, breakfasts have Chinese or Western style for your option; Lunches are served in carefully selected quality local Chinese restaurants with best service, your lunches will be ordered by your guide catering to your preferences within normal standard. Dinners as the itinerary specified will be also served in local Chinese restaurants. The meal quotation is normalized. If you have any special request about meals, like vegetarian, famous rare dishes, Indian food or more, please inform us in advance. For the unspecified dinners, you will have dinner on your own. Feel free to ask your local guide for suggestions or recommendation.
Normal sightseeing activities as the itinerary listed will be escorted with English-speaking guide. The English-speaking guide and driver in each city are with you throughout the entire itinerary around that city. They do not fly with you from one city to another.
Hotel service criterion: two adults share on one standard twin/double-bed room; solo traveler who want to occupy one twin/double-bed room assigned is required for extra single supplement rate. A single room is available on prior request at an additional cost; if a recommended hotel unavailable, it will be replaced by one of the same class. All hotels as the itinerary listed serve daily western or Chinese breakfast. All rooms are air-conditioned with private facilities unless specified.
The tour cost includes the planning, handling, booking, operation and communication charges.