4 Days in Yuanyang: What to Do and See in Yuanyang

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Honghe Hani Rice Terraces

Ticket Price: 70 RMB

Recommended Length of Stay: 1-2 Days

Location: Xinkou Town, Yuanyang County, Honghe Prefecture

The Honghe Hani Rice Terraces are located on the southern slopes of the Ailao Mountains in Yunnan province. They were constructed over generations by the local Hani people. There are four major scenic spots in the area: Bada, Laohuzui ('tiger mouth'), Duoyishu, and Jingkou Village. The rice terraces look particularly beautiful at sunrise and sunset. The frequent early morning mist that envelops the terraces creates a surreal landscape. Visitors can also learn about the Hani people's unique culture.

Reviews from Real Guests:

LynnMaeyoga: rice fields are very nice to see tranquil place

Day1 | Evening

If you want to explore other popular attractions later, YUHOTEL JIANSHUI is a suitable place for you to stay and refresh.


The YUHOTEL JIANSHUI provides a great place for travelers to relax after a busy day. Visitors to Jianshui will find that the YUHOTEL JIANSHUI is a fantastic accommodation choice.

Jianshui Railway Station is located approximately 9km away from this hotel. Keeping busy is easy, with Jianshui Zitao Museum, Lin'anzhen and Zhu Family Garden all nearby.

When guests have some time on their hands they can make use of the onsite facilities. For those driving themselves, parking is provided on site.

If cleanliness is important to you, this hotel makes an excellent choice, as our guests consider this to be one of the cleanest hotels in the city. For guests traveling with families, this hotel is consistently one of the most popular choices.

Day2 | Morning

Duoyishu Terraced Field

Ticket Price: 65 RMB

Recommended Length of Stay: 2-3 Hours

Location: East of Shengxiang Country, Yuanyang County 662401, ChinaYuanyang, Honghe, China

There are a large area of terraced fields here, and the scenery is very beautiful, which is very suitable for shooting the sunrise.

Day2 | Afternoon

Now we come to another great highlight in the city: Bada Scenic Area.

Bada Scenic Area

Opening Hours: Open all day

Ticket Price: 65 RMB

Recommended Length of Stay: 2-3 Hours

Location: Dasheng Section, Yuanyang Xian, Honghe Hanizuyizuzizhizhou, Yunnan Sheng, China

The Bada Scenic Area is also known as Malizhai Scenic Area and located in Yuanyang County, Honghe Hani and Yi Autonomous Prefecture. The scenic area is centered around Hani customs, culture and natural landscapes. Scenic attractions include the Quanfuzhuang, Bada and Shangmadian rice terraces. Bada Scenic Area is a prime destination for sightseeing around the Hani rice terraces and among clouds and seas. It is also where visitors can gain an understanding and experience of the heart of Hani culture.

Reviews from Real Guests:

Maria in China: Beautiful scenery and very peaceful.

Day2 | Evening

After visiting the glorious Bada Scenic Area, Lin'an Hotel nearby is the best place to stay.

Lin'an Hotel

Lin’an Hotel is a hotel enterprise affiliated to Yunnan Expo Tourism Group Holding Limited, which is adjacent to the historic city of Lin 'an. The From hotel guests can visit Confucian Temple, Zhu’s family Garden, Chaoyang Pavilion by walking. By this way, guests will experience the a "Zou Lu, the literature of the traditional culture."
There are all kinds of deluxe room of more than 180 with perfect supporting facilities. What’s more, we provide non-smoking floors and executive floors. We also provide 9 conference rooms of different size and functions and more than 20 dining rooms, which can accommodate 1400 people for meetings and banquet dinner. Jianshui cuisine is the representative of our restaurant, Our hotel kitchen mainly provide local specialties, Sichuan cuisine and Yunnan cuisine, with flavors from other places.
Lin'an hotel aims at providing customers with high-quality, efficient and satisfactory services, creating a new symbol of the ancient city and setting up a model of star-level service.
At hotel guests can overlook the magnificent atmosphere of the ancient city of Jianshui and enjoy the bright lights of modern jianshui.
Whether it is leisure vacation, or business travel, Lin'an Hotel will be the first choice for you to visit Jianshui.

Day3 | Morning


Opening Hours: Open 24 hours

Ticket Price: Free

Recommended Length of Stay: 0.5-1.0 Days

Location: Yuanyang County, Honghe Hani and Yi Autonomous PrefectureYuanyang County, Honghe Hani and Yi Autonomous Prefecture

Shengcun is affiliated to Shengcun Township, Yuanyang County, Honghe Prefecture, Yunnan Province. It is the seat of the township government. It is 0.5 kilometers away from the office area of the township government. It has developed transportation and is 48 kilometers away from the county seat of Nansha. By the end of 2013, the village had 631 households with tap water, 0 households drinking well water, 1216 households with electricity, 62 households with cable TV, 1138 households with TV sets, and the number of households with fixed telephones or mobile phones. There are 1142 households, of which 1142 households have mobile phones. It is 0.00 kilometers away from the nearest station (pier) and 0.00 kilometers away from the very close bazaar. The effective irrigation area of the whole village is 1536.00 mu. By the end of 2013, the village had 144 households living in brick and wood structure housing; 729 households lived in civil structure housing.

Day3 | Afternoon

Having the chance to enjoy the charming Shengcun, Mali Village Terraced Field next to it is another great place that you will never want to miss!

Mali Village Terraced Field

Location: Yuanyang County, Honghe Hani and Yi Autonomous Prefecture

Malizhai Terraced Fields is an integral part of Yuanyang Terraced Fields. This is a terraced field in the Bada Scenic Area. Different from the panoramic terraced fields in Bada, this is a more refined landscape, and it is also a very good terraced field landscape.

Day3 | Evening

Don’t forget to book Huquan Resorts & Spa in advance, because all the tourists head to Mali Village Terraced Field love staying at it.

Huquan Resorts & Spa

The Huquan Resorts & Spa provides a great place for travelers to relax after a busy day. The Huquan Resorts & Spa offers a pleasant stay in Mile for those traveling for business or leisure.

The hotel offers easy access to Mile Railway Station, just 13km away. Keeping busy is easy, with Milehu Hot Spring, Relang Hot Spring and Huquan Ecological Garden all nearby.

At the end of a busy day, travelers can unwind and relax in the hotel or go out and enjoy the city. This Mile hotel offers parking on site.

According to our guests, the location of this hotel is one of the best around. This hotel is particularly popular with those traveling with families.

Day4 | Morning

Pu Gao Lao Zhai

Opening Hours: Open from 6:00am-5:00pm

Recommended Length of Stay: 1-2 Hours

Location: Sheng Cun Duan, Yuanyang Xian, Honghe Hanizuyizuzizhizhou, Yunnan Sheng, China

Pugao Laozhai Village belongs to Duoyishu Administrative Village, Yuanyang County, Honghe Prefecture, Yunnan Province, and belongs to the mountainous area. It is located in the east of Xinjie Town, about 1 km from the village committee and 23 km from the town government. The land area is about 1.83 square kilometers, the altitude is about 1870 meters, the annual average temperature is about 14 ℃, and the annual precipitation is about 1370 mm. There are about 566.92 mu of arable land, of which per capita arable land is 89 mu; there is about 614.8 mu of forest land. The village administers 1 villager group, with 126 farm households and 619 rural population, including 619 agricultural population and 441 labor force, of which 341 are engaged in primary industry. In 2007, the total economic income of the village was about 932,000 yuan, and the per capita net income of farmers was 1,000 yuan. Farmers' income is mainly based on planting and animal husbandry. The village currently has no characteristic industries, and plans to vigorously develop animal husbandry. The village's future development ideas and priorities are: strengthening infrastructure construction; consolidating and developing planting and animal husbandry; increasing labor export work, increasing farmers' income, and striving to increase the per capita net income of farmers to 1,600 by the end of the "Eleventh Five-Year Plan". Yuan.

Day4 | Afternoon

Aichunlan Terraced Field nearby is the top choice before you leave Pu Gao Lao Zhai and hit the road.

Aichunlan Terraced Field

Opening Hours: Open from 8:00am-7:30pm

Recommended Length of Stay: 2-3 Hours

Location: Aichunlan Terraces in Shengyan SectionAichunlan Terraces in Shengyan Section

Aichun terraced fields are close to Duoyishu, also known as blue terraced fields. The water of the terraced fields reflects the blue of the sky. The viewing time is around 9:00 in the morning, and it is better when the sky is blue and white. After watching Duoyishu Sunrise, you must rush to Aichun as soon as possible.

Day4 | Evening

If you want to explore other popular attractions later, Honghe Guanfang Hotel is a suitable place for you to stay and refresh.

Honghe Guanfang Hotel

Guan fang Hotel Hong He is situated in the centre of Meng zi , facing Nan Hu with beautiful scenery, convenient transportation. The hotel was constructed in accordance with the five-start hotel standard by Guan fang Corporation The hotel owns 251 different kinds of guest rooms, which are equipped with air conditions, DDD, IDD audio-visual system, Free wifi,Safe boxes, Mini Bar, Wireless Internet etc.The multifunctional hall and banquet hall can hold 1000 people catering various meeting needs. We also had 15 difference culture and style palace, Is the best ideal palace with the guests, and except enjoy with the traditional Chinese food the romantic western restaurant will be given best classic western dishes. The hotel also equips Lobby Bar, Red Wine Bar, Chess Room, Sauna, Gym, Swimming Pool and beauty salon etc entertainment places. The Guan fang Hotel Hong he is high standard, international business garden hotel.The hotel possesses advance equipment and supply qualified services, where an ideal place for reception of various conferences is。

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