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Lanyue Valley Scenic Region in Shangri-la

Situated where Yunnan borders Sichuan and Tibet and in the abdomen of Three Parallel Rivers National Tourist Region.Lanyue Valley Scenic Region in Shangri-la (香格里拉蓝月山谷景区)...

Meili Valley along Lancang River in Yunnan

Meili Valley (澜沧江梅里峡谷) is famous not only for its deep and long valley but the swift river current.The drop is 504 meters in the...

Napahai Lake in Deqen county, Yunnan

Napahai (纳帕海) means “the forest beside the lake”, being located 8 kilometers northwest of Shangri-la County Town.It is a plateau lake on which many...

Mingyong Glacier in Deqen county, Yunnan

Mingyong Glacier (明永冰川) is located half way up Kawagebo Peak, the highest peak of Meili Snow Mountain.Mingyong Glacier is 4 kilometers long and 30-80 meters...

Haba Snow Mountain Nature Reserve

“Haba” means golden flower in Naxi language.Haba Snow Mountain (Haba Snow Mountain Nature Reserve 哈巴雪山自然保护区) namely Golden Flower Snow Mountain is located in the...

Baimang Snow Mountain

Baimang Snow Mountain (白茫雪山) is located in Deqen County. The mountain is a National Nature Reserve.Yunnan snub-nosed monkeys, which are under Class-one state protection, inhabit...

The White Water Terrace – Baishuitai

Baishuitai (白水台) is one of the largest sinter terraces in China. Baishuitai of Sanba Township is 101 kilometers in the southeast of the Shangri-la county.Apart...

Trip to Meili Snow Mountain

In Tibetan Buddhism, Meili Snow Mountain (梅里雪山) is the holiest among the 8 sacred mountains of the Tibetan-inhabited regions.6,740 meters in height, Peak Kawagebo...

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