CHINA
ITINERARIES

CHINA
DESTINATIONS

 

NEWSLETTER
SIGN UP

TESTIMONIALS

Remote Lands ... offered us a unique perspective and uncovered some hidden gems that we would have otherwise overlooked.
A family from Honolulu

Kunming

Located in the tropical highlands of southwest China, Kunming sits at 6,600 feet (2,011 meters), making it a temperate and mild city. Though Kunming first rose to prominence under the Nanzhao Kingdom, it played a key role at several important points in history; during World War II, it served as a base for the famous Flying Tigers, a squadron of American pilots who dueled Imperial Japanese pilots in the skies over southwest China.

Today, as the gateway to China's southwestern Yunnan province, Kunming has seen a variety of infrastructure projects in recent years, including a new airport that features flights to destinations across Asia. Its conspicuous greenery, wide avenues, and lakeside views make it one of China's most pleasant cities.

Meet An Asia Expert
From Travelogues
Our co-founder & COO Jay Tindall is a former China resident and a true China expert. He loves visiting remote rural areas and meeting China's ethnic minorities.
Contact now See all

 

  • EXPERIENCES
  • ITINERARIES
  • HOTELS
  • MAP
share
Pin it