Located in the middle of the Yunnan-Guizhou Plateau, Kunming is the political, economic, communications and cultural center of the Yunnan Province. Its yearlong spring-like weather has earned this capital “City of Spring” and provides the best climate for plants and flowers.
Kunming is among the first group of famous historical cities in China, with population of more than 5 million people. Its history, customs, unusual plants and animals attract domestic and foreign visitors year round. As the tourist center of Yunnan Province, Kunming has convenient transportation facilities. From the city, tourists easily go to famous scenic areas, such as Dali, Lijiang and ShangriLa.
Website of Kunming Tourist Board: www.chinakunming.travel