Recommended Yunnan travel


Responsible Yunnan travel and beyond

Shaxichina: the authority on Shaxi Yunnan travel

GoKunming: an excellent news source on all things Yunnan travel as well as political, cultural and economic news

Climb Dali: the go-to professional guiding outfit in Dali Yunnan

Wild China: run by a native Yunnan woman, this responsible travel company offers the best of Yunnan

Shaxi Horsepen 46: a Shaxi hostel in the old town offering simple, affordable and clean accommodations. See more here.

More Yunnan travel recommendations

Le Bivou boutique hotel, Shuhe Village Lijiang – a stunning design hotel that offers customized trips around the Lijiang area.

Zen Garden hotel – Lion Hill, Lijiang – offers the best views of Lijiang Old Town in an intimate, old-world China setting.

Linden Centre – Xizhou Village, Dali – a beautifully renovated merchant clan manor that offers 18 nicely appointed guest rooms and bespoke tours.

And beyond…

Yangshuo Mountain Retreat: low-carbon accommodation in Guilin Yangshuo

Yangshuo Village Inn: the sister hotel of Mountain Retreat offering the same commitment to ecotourism principles

Chawu La Maison du Maître des Thés, Huangshan, Anhui Province – a thoughtfully restored traditional courtyard that offers boutique guestrooms and meals.