8 days / 7 nights
Start: Dali (DLU)
End: Lijiang (LJG)
Level 2: This is a relaxed trip with comfortable accommodations and free-time to explore on your own. Hiking and cycling is optional.
Eat and explore your way through Yunnan’s Tea & Horse Caravan Road, from Dali to Lijiang, plus a unique overnight stay in Tiger Leaping Gorge. Plentiful local meals, cooking classes, market tours, and hot pots galore – the perfect way to explore Yunnan’s diverse culture is through their equally diverse cuisine.
From 10,200 RMB per adult based on double occupancy. A 3,000 RMB per person deposit is required to reserve your spot. Remaining balances are collected 14 days before the trip starts. Single occupancy fees from 1,800 RMB per person. Prices change slightly due to seasonality.
Small groups of 4-10 guests per tour.
All accommodations are very nice boutique guesthouses or hotels. You can expect all of the modern convenience from Western accommodations in local and authentic guesthouses that you can only find in Yunnan.
The tour starts in Dali and ends in Lijiang. Along the way, you’ll visit Xizhou Village, Erhai Lake, rose cake class, Bai-minority tye-dye, Shaxi Village and countryside cycle ride, Tiger Leaping Gorge and hike, Naxi-minority cuisine cooking class, Baisha and Shuhe Old-Towns in Lijiang.