Day1: Overnight in Dongchuan Shanju Guesthouse
You will be picked up by driver and tour guide at 9am from hotel in Kunming. It will take around one and half hour to drive you to the third largest bridge in Asia. You can take photos of this magnificent bridge. County Tangdian is a dam clad in mountains. County Tangdian is reputed as “nine dragon pools and three rivers”. Standing on top of mountain, you will see many streams twinkling twisting up and down the rice terrace. In fall, the color of the dam is yellow, there are grain smell everywhere in the dam. Your lunch will be served in this beautiful dam. After lunch,it takes around over one hour to drive you back hotel and you can take many photos on the way back. After a short break at 4pm, it takes around 25 minutes to drive you to Luoxiagou for viewing sunset. Luoxiagou is a marsh land beset by tall mountains on two sides, there is a village in the marsh land, the village is surrounded by rice terraces with a very magnificent and unique scenery.After the sunset, you return back and reside in Shanju Guesthouse.
Your departure time is different due to the change of four seasons. Damakan is the best spot for appreciating sunrise with a quiet and active farming landscape. If you are lucky, you can see the dreamlike sunrise and sunglow. Qicaipo and Jinxiuyuan refer to the same area. Qicaipo is made by lands in different colors with azure sky, white cloud and red earth. Qicaipo has a high terrain which forms a special perspective on sightseeing the colorful land. Jinxiuyuan is a large valley and there is a grand-view path made by tens of meters stone pavement along the mountainside. The grand-view path offers you a panoramic view on the colorful rice terraces. After the tour, you will be sent back hotel for breakfast. Lepuao is the most magnificent red earth in the world. Viewing from a far distance, it is more like a color made by the heaven, very colorful dotted with azure sky, white cloud and unpredictably light and forms the most magnificent landscape of the red earth. You will visit lepuao and villages nearby in the whole morning. After lunch, it takes three and half hours to send you back Kunming. You will visit "Kunming’s Jade" - Green Lake Park. You tour ends here by sending your back hotel in Kunming.