Located in southwest China, this geographically and ethnically diverse region is the centre of a growing focus on ecotourism. This new guide covers Yunnan's many attractions including the provincial capital of Kunming, legendary Yangtze and Mekong rivers, Buddhist stupas and Tibetan border monasteries. Essential practical information is backed up by a detailed insight into Yunnanese history and culture, giving an all-round picture of this intriguing province.Most travellers fly there, after obtaining the correct documentation, from Chengdu. ... Toyota Land Cruisers and similar 4x4 vehicles are used to coping with the rough terrain. lt takes a full ten days to reach ... One of the best and most reliable operators that offers overland trips to Lhasa and the border areas of Tibet is Haiweianbsp;...
|Title||:||China, Yunnan Province|
|Author||:||Stephen Mansfield, Martin Walters|
|Publisher||:||Bradt Travel Guides - 2007|