5 Days Kunming Chuxiong Dinosaur
Fossils Discovery Tour
Tour Code: KMT_13
You will be met on your arrival at Kunming Airport and transferred to your hotel. Sight-seeing tour of the Bamboo Monastery.
Monastery: A Tang Dynasty (618-907 A.D.) temple known
for its 500 Arhat statues, the quiet and tastefully laid
out temple is surrounded by verdant woods and green bamboos
affording crisp and cool air. The present Bamboo temple
was rebuilt in the Guangxu Era (1833 to 1890).
- Stone Forest - Kunming
(Breakfast + Lunch)
After breakfast, drive 90 KM to
Lunan County and visit the Stone Forest. Return to Kunming
in the afternoon.
Forest: A world of innumerable bizarre shaped stone
peaks, stalacto-stalagmites, substerranean rivers and
underground limestone caves created by wind and water
erosion some 270 million years ago.
Temple: A Daoist temple constructed in 1602 AD,
the main building of which is cast entirely in bronze
weighing about 280 tons.
- Lufeng - Wuding - Yuanmou
(Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner)
Drive 83 km to Lufeng which
takes 1.5 hours, visit the Lufeng Dinosaurs Valley,
you will see the biggest Dinosaur Fossils in the
world and you will be surprised by the number of
skeletons put up in the great halls of Lufeng Dinosaur
Valley, a truly reproduced Jurassic Paradise, definitely
worth a visit! After lunch, tour to Yuanmou Earth
Forest, the driving takes 3.5 hours. Stay tonight
Dinosaur Fossils: In China and even the world,
Lufeng is the area where dinosaur fossils were discovered
and unearthed in the greatest quantity, most complete
skeletons and richest species. Since 1938, dinosaur
fossils have been found constantly in Lufeng. 24
categories 33 species and overall about 110 complete
dinosaur fossils have been unearthed.
- Kunming (Breakfast
+ Lunch + Dinner)
Pay a visit to the Yuanmou
Earth Forest. You will experience the geological wonder
of the Soil Forest. It was formed by geological movement
and soil erosion one or two million years ago. After lunch,
visit the Yuanmou Museum of Natural Primitive Human Society.
From Kunming (Breakfast
Tour to the Dragon Gate in Western
Hills. Have lunch, then visit the Bird & Flower market.
Transfer from hotel to the airport for your departure flight, we wish you safe, happy journey back to your home.
Hills: Located at the west bank of the Dianchi
Lake, Western Hills is set in mountains well covered
by evergreen woods and filled with sweet songs by lovely
birds, perfect for hiking. Dragon Gate consists of the
Sanqing Temple Complex and the Dragon Gate Grotto Complex.
Hotels For The Above Tour
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in your party. If there are children under 12 years,
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Quotation Inclusions For
For The Above Tour:
1. Hotel accommodation
The hotel is based on two persons
sharing one twin or double standard room with private
Daily American or Chinese breakfast
at the hotel, Chinese lunch or dinner in local Chinese
restaurant as specified in the itinerary.
3. Private Transport
Private transport between airport
or railway station and hotel and all the sights by
4. Transportation between Cities
The economic class air tickets
of the domestic flight or soft berth/seat train tickets
between cities as specified in the itinerary.
5. Entrance tickets
The main entrance tickets for
the sights mentioned.
6. Guiding service
Excellent tour Guiding. All
normal sightseeing tours in each city with English-speaking
guide and admission fees where applicable. Our guide
will not fly with you from one city to another. Upon
your arrival at each city, a new local guide and driver
will pick you up, be with you for local tour and see
you off after you finish the itinerary of each city.
China Life Tourist Accident
/ Casualty Insurance. We highly recommend that you
purchase full coverage travel insurance from you country
Quotation Exclusions For
The Above Tour:
1. Visa Fees
Charge of obtaining your visa
to enter China.
2. Charge of arrival and departure
The international or domestic
air / train charge of arrival and departure.
3. Single Room Supplement
Should a twin room is needed
by a single guest, supplement of the twin room will
What is single
The hotel is based on double occupancy. If the visitor
travels alone or the number of the travelers is odd
(such as 3, 5, 7...), who stays in one single room
has to pay the single room supplement. As the hotel
is on double occupancy.
4. Personal Expenses
Expenses of a personal nature
such as laundry, drinks, fax, telephone call, optional
activities or sightseeing, overweight baggage charges
or meals not indicated, ect.
5. Optional Programs
Optional programs which are
not specified in the above itinerary.
6. Tips to guides and drivers
Tips depending on the service
of your guide and driver, entirely voluntary.