2-Day Kunming Private Tour: Stone Forest and Dongchuan Red Land

2-Day Kunming Private Tour: Stone Forest and Dongchuan Red Land

Explore the magnificent Stone Forest and Dongchuan Red Land on this 2-day private tour from Kunming. First, visit the UNESCO-listed sites of Stone Forest, stroll around the park with your tour guide who will explain the stories along the way and find the best location for photos. Be amazed by the natural formation of the landscape at Dongchuan Red Land which will give you an unexpected shot. Capture stunning image of a dramatic sunrise and sunset moment. Tour incluidng English speaking tour guide, entrance fee, overnight accommodation ,lunch and travel by private vehicle. You can choose to end your tour in Dongchuan or return Kunming.


Day 1: Kunming--Stone Forest --Dongchuan Red Land(L)

Stop At: Yunnan Stone Forest Geological Park, Shilin Town, Shilin County 650000 China
Your English speaking guide and private car will pick you up in your hotel's lobby. Heading directly to Yunnan Stone Forest Geological Park which takes about 1.5 hours. On the way, your tour guide will explain the related stories, feel free to ask questions if you have. Yunnan Stone Forest Geological Park Kunming Stone Forest is a spectacular set of limestone groups and the representative of south China’s karst landscape. Since the Ming Dynasty (1368-1644), It is considered as the 'First Wonder of the World'. Approximately 270 million years ago - during the carboniferous period of the Paleozoic era - the region was a vast expanse of sea. Over time, the movements of the lithosphere gradually caused a retreat of the waters and the rise of the limestone landscape. Due to constant erosion by the elements, the area finally developed into the present-day appearance. The whole park is a huge natural treasure gallery, upon arrival, follow your tour guide to use your imagination to discover the park, your tour guide will tell many legendary stories along the way, and show you the best location for photos. You will spend 2-3 hours to visit the Big Stone Forest Area and the Small Stone Forest Area.
Duration: 3 hours

Stop At: Dongchuan Red Land, Xintian Town,Dongchuan District, Kunming 654109 China
Enjoy lunch in the local restaurant, then heading directly to Dongchuan Red Land. During 2 hours ride, relax and enjoy the countryside sceneries along the way. Dongchuan Red Land has the most typical and special red soil on Yunnan highlands. At an altitude of 1,800-2,000 meters (5,900-6,500 feet), the red soil is rich in iron and aluminum, giving it an amazing crimson color.
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Hongtudi Luoxiagou Chunqiu Hotel, China, Yun Nan Sheng, Kun Ming Shi, Dong Chuan Qu, 杨家湾段 邮政编码: 655207
Upon arrival, depending on time, you will move to Luoxiagou--Sunset Valley, here is one of the best place to enjoy sunset. The scenery of Luoxiagou changes from time to time according to winds, clouds, sunshine and plants. Follow your tour guide to stroll around the area, be amazed by the stunning view and get ready your camera to capture the best moment. Afterwards, you will be transferred to your hotel in Dongchuan.

Duration: 2 hours

Meals included:
• Lunch
Accommodation included: Overnight 3/ 4 Star hotel depending on the option you have choosen

Day 2: Dongchuan- Kunming (B, L)

Stop At: Damakan Tunnel, Da Ma Kan Sui Dao, Dong Chuan Qu, Kun Ming Shi, Yun Nan Sheng, China, 655208
After breakfast in your hotel, meet your guide and start to explore. If you want to capture the sunrise, just let your tour guide know the day before to make arrangement. Damakan is the village where you can enjoy amazing sunrise. Your next stop is Seven-Color Slope where you can find seven fields with seven different colors during certain season.

Travel to Laolongshu for more photos. Laolongshu is a fir tree with an age of over 1,000 years. It is regarded as a patron saint of the red land by local people.

After lunch in the local restaurant, you wonderful tour will ends here, you can choose to end your tour in Dongchuan or return Kunming.
Duration: 4 hours

Meals included:
• Lunch
No accommodation included on this day.

Informacion Adicional
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Stroller accessible"
"Infants must sit on laps"
"Most travelers can participate"
"This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate"

Duration: 2 Days
Start location: Traveler pickup is offered
We will pick you up from you hotel in Kunming ,please provide hotel information when make booking

Cancellations and refunds: If you cancel at least 4 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
If you cancel within 3 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.


  • 2x Lunch
  • Accommodation included: 1 night
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Private Tour
  • Professional guide
  • Bottled water
  • Entrance Fee
  • Overnight accommodation of standard twin room (two beds), based on twin share
  • Battery bus at Stone Forest
  • Entry/Admission - Yunnan Stone Forest Geological Park
  • Entry/Admission - Dongchuan Red Land
  • Entry/Admission - Hongtudi Luoxiagou Chunqiu Hotel

Not Included

  • Gratuities
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)


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