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Dongchuan Red Land

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Xintian Town,Dongchuan District, Kunming 654109, China
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were on 2 days 1 night tour. The journey from Kunming is about 4 hrs, a pretty long journey with bumpy road. Our local guide bought us to the places where photos taken were the best shoot. At this now, we could see construction...More

Thank Jo L
Reviewed 27 July 2018

the red lane located quite far from kunming. u have to take a local bus from kunming to get there. the red lane it self not only give the red lane colour. the best time to visit red lane is during autumn. u will see...More

Thank ana_kecik
Reviewed 9 June 2018

We visited Red Land in Mid May. Perfect time to admire its beauty. We stayed in Red Land. Our hotel owner Mr Zhang is also our driver cum guide. He is a keen photographer too and knows the spots for good view. We stayed 2...More

5  Thank VoonLoe
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

About 4 hours drive from Kunming. My guide brought us to different parts of Dongchuan to see the different land. It is not in season, the colours of the land is mainly red soil, with part green & yellow. We enjoyed the sunset, when light...More

Thank 2015ECL05
Reviewed 16 May 2018

Our 21-day tour of China included four days based in Kunming that were filled with amazing sights. Just as amazing was our guide Evan. His command of English and wide travel experience provided our most interesting conversations about our respective cultures. We learned so much...More

3  Thank FroggyDarwin
Reviewed 14 May 2018

We visited the red land,,during 3 days,,and I must say 2 days would be enough.Realy we expected more from this region

Thank Rolly04
Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

Just back from Red Soil lands I m a budget traveller From kunming airport to North coach bus station Taxi 80 yuan By subway 6 yuan approx The Bus station opens by 6 am Got ticket for Huashitou Village 45 yuan Bus boarded on gate...More

15  Thank DharmapuriAnand
Reviewed 5 March 2018

If you have the chance to drive/get a minivan to go there, you won't regret that choice. The scenery is amazing. From Kunming, it takes around three hours by car.

Thank pavi92
Reviewed 7 January 2018

A long, winding and narrow drive by the tour guide, Mr. Eric, to Red Earth of Dongchuan, Yunnan, China. Never seen any scenery like this, so beautiful with layers of colors, a really eye opener for us, city dwellers. A great place for photography lovers,...More

6  Thank sunnylooi55
Reviewed 28 December 2017

The red lands are spread over a 50-kilometre length. Although many say red lands are unique, I have seen long stretches of red lands in South America. I was surprised by the colour the first time I saw them, but now it appears that they...More

10  Thank KodoDrummer
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25 June 2018|
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Response from 2015ECL05 | Reviewed this property |
You can check up on china travel website like Chinatravel, ChinaHighlight, topchinatravel, travelchinaguide ... Input Dongchuan Red Land, they will be able provide information on best time to visit. Generally, October is one... More
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2 June 2018|
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Response from LeeLienC | Reviewed this property |
You can take a look at Shangri-La Travel Guide