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Dali Countryside Trips

Luyu Xiao Qu 13, Dali, China
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Visiting Dali and lake Xizou

My friend had broken her leg in China, so our original trip needed to change. We were lucky to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Arnhem, The Netherlands
Natural Beauty of Dali

We took a domestic flight from Kunming to Dali on 16 Apr 2017 (Sun) to continue with our second leg... read more

Reviewed 27 April 2017
Lian Tiong G
Subang Jaya, Malaysia
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Non touristy individual tours, foreign run China travelagency, 20 years travelexperience, personal service.
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Luyu Xiao Qu 13, Dali, China

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My friend had broken her leg in China, so our original trip needed to change. We were lucky to have Jim as our guide. He speaks English very well and arranged a wheelchair. The trip in Dali and to the Xizhou lake had to change...More

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Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

We took a domestic flight from Kunming to Dali on 16 Apr 2017 (Sun) to continue with our second leg of our tour of Yunnan. We have the first encounter of the customary rich Dali from the warm welcome by Carrie, our tour guide from...More

Thank Lian Tiong G
Reviewed 7 April 2016

I had the pleasure of having Jim as my guide and driver for a couple of days in November. I'm an amateur photographer and was searching for some authentic images of the area of Dali and around the lake. Jim is a very caring person,...More

Thank Frederique V
Reviewed 2 September 2015

Henriette lives a long time in China and she knows a lot of all te (strange) habits of the chinese people. We were with a group of people with kids around 10-12 years, we have made a walk in the countryside through a little village...More

1  Thank Sabine v
Reviewed 13 January 2015

For our visit to Yunnan we choose the "Yunnan Highlights trip" of China Minority Travel, in combination with the Lijiang - Wenhai trek (2 days). We made three daytrips: boattrip Erhai Lake, Yi minority trip and Lijiang countryside bike trip. It was an unforgettable holiday....More

2  Thank Gerard S
Reviewed 29 December 2014

These trips really let you experience how the rapid pace of development is transforming communities and peoples' lives. The contrast between the dominance of the new and the vanishing old is very interesting, and a little sad. Our guide, Jim, is a generous and kind...More

1  Thank Lindy L
Reviewed 4 June 2014

Yunnan's beauty and cultural fascination keeps drawing us back, and we have done several wonderful trips with Henriette and Jim. They know the area intimately, are extremely respectful of the local people, sensitive to local customs and preferences, and are welcomed warmly into homes, villages...More

4  Thank Ann H
Reviewed 6 January 2014

We booked a day tour with Henriette when we visited Dali. She was very easy to communicate with in organizing the trip, yet, the tour was rustic and very local, just the way we wanted. We have been living in China, so we can get...More

3  Thank TravelingZs
Reviewed 8 September 2013

We made a day tour with Henriette to get acquainted with the Yi people. Our tour started with a visit to a small Yi village beautiful located between rice terraces. Already at one of the first houses Henriette was enthusiastic welcomed by a Yi woman,...More

4  Thank MiekeNijmegen
Reviewed 16 June 2013

Henriette Buist organized perfectly and reliable our individual trip in Sichuan and Yunnan. Herself and all involved staff were very friendly and enjoyable to travel with. We really had a chance to dive into China off the beaten tracks and benefited a lot from Henriettes...More

4  Thank Rahel P
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