•  PopupDesign_2013

    Did you know 31% of the travelers make destination research and selection 3-5 months before their vacation

    Access the CNTO Tourism Research Reports

The Southwest Dragon

cs_3

Book Now!

Enter your email below to request more information.

Dramatic contrasts in scenery from sub-tropical jungle to snow-covered mountain peaks of Tibet’s foothills and traditional festivals in isolated valleys with China’s minority nationalities are the delights of this series.

XISHUANGBANNA – is in a long isolated area near the Burma and Laos borders. It features Dai minority people with a written language similar to Thai. The April Water Splshing Festival celebrates their traditional New Year

DALI – is beautifully located between Erhai Lake and snow covered peaks of the Cangshan Mountains. The area became part of China when conquered by Kublai Khan in 1253 A.D. Historically it was a customs post on the southern route to Burma and India and was one of the places in China visited by Marco Polo!

LIJIANG – a UNESCO World Heritage site, is set in the foothills of Tibet. It is home to the Naxi people and its Dongba culture is one of the oldest in Asia with a totally unique written language. Much of the Nexi music and song is still performed.

326 West 43rd Street
New York, NY 10036
Phone: (800) US-CHINA
Fax: (212) 643-1598
tour@chinasmith.com
www.chinasmith.com

News


  • 07/27/2015 China International Travel Mart 2015 Exhibitor Registration Open...Read More
  • 07/27/2015 More Aid for Silk Road Tourism Development...Read More
  • 07/27/2015 Huffington Posts Touts “8 Secret Places in China That Tourists Haven’t Discovered Yet”...Read More
  • 07/27/2015 First Hyatt-Branded Hotel Opens in China’s Hubei Province...Read More
  • 07/27/2015 Princess Cruises Planning another Ship for China...Read More
  • 07/23/2015 Cliff-Face Elevator in China Breaks World Record...Read More
  • 07/23/2015 China Eastern Airlines Announces Daily Service from Toronto to Shanghai...Read More
  • 07/23/2015 Beijing Launches Multi-Year Clean Air Plan...Read More
  • 07/14/2015 Huge Improvement Seen in Beijing Air Quality...Read More
  • 07/14/2015 Ancient Tribal Sites Added to UNESCO World Heritage List...Read More
China in the News Archives