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Erhai Lake, Dali
(4/5 based on 360+ reviews on the web)
Enjoy the mountainous vistas of Erhai Lake, sandwiched between the Cang Mountains and Dali City. Take a cruise on the calm waters for great photo ops, or rent a bike to explore the lakeside's array of restaurants and small waterfront towns. As you explore, take a moment to observe the local fishing methods, which involve the use of cormorants trained to capture fish and bring it back to their owners without swallowing or damaging the catch. A visit to Erhai Lake represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Dali tourist route planner to plot your vacation.
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  • Erhai is a lake. this lake is really nothing special but it was promote to be so fantastic by yunnan travelers. Er hai mean Sea of Er. Dali people name it as sea because they are big as sea. if you ar...  more »
  • This is the second time to go to Dali, so I just spend two days in Erhai Lake. The hotel I booked is in Shuanglang, a small village close to Erhai. From the balcony of our room, we enjoyed the lake’s ...  more »
  • 第二次来了,很喜欢,很惬意,租一辆自行车,慢慢沿着洱海湖骑着。风景美极了,第二次我们遇到了大暴雨,但美景消除了我们被雨淋的沮丧感,居然还有点小兴奋。^_^