Meet The Amazing Beauty Of Yunnan

At A Glance

Shangri-La is situated in the foothills of the Himalayas and is surrounded by stunning natural beauty, including snow-capped mountains, lush meadows, and pristine lakes. The area is inhabited by several ethnic groups, including the Tibetan people, adding to its cultural richness.

The main attraction in Shangri-La is the Songzanlin Monastery, also known as the Ganden Sumtseling Monastery. It is one of the largest Tibetan Buddhist monasteries in Yunnan and a significant religious site. The old town of Shangri-La, with its traditional Tibetan-style architecture, narrow streets, and colorful prayer flags, is another highlight for visitors.

Destination Highlights

  • Take a cable car to the snow-capped zone of Jade Dragon Snow Mountain (4,500+ m, 14,700+ ft)
  • Hop in a horse-drawn carriage going through quaint Xizhou Village to gorgeous Erhai Lake
  • Check out the power of water below the towering mountains in nerve-tingling Tiger Leaping Gorge.
  • pay a visit to the Black Dragon Pool Park, where the view of the Jade Dragon Snow Mountain is one of the most famous postcard-perfect sceneries in southwest China
  • Immerse yourself in the breathtaking natural beauty and holy religious atmosphere of the unspoiled Shangri-La. Visit the largest Tibetan Buddhist Lamasery in Yunnan Province — Songzanlin Lamasery
  • Pudacuo National Park retains a well-preserved ecosystem within the virgin forests. The must-see scenery in this park includes Lake Bita and Lake Shudu