Mt.Cangshan and Erhai Lake Scenic Resort, Dali

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Admire the scenic vistas of snow-capped mountains enclosing the vast ear-shaped lake of Mt.Cangshan and Erhai Lake Scenic Resort. Ride the cable car surrounded by lush mountains, villages, and the pristine lake reflecting nature. If looking for something more adventurous, hike to the top. The paved walking trails lead through forests of alpine azalea trees, Buddhist temples, and caverns. Find refreshments and snacks at stops along the way. The restaurants in the village on the lake serve delicious local food. Cycle around the pristine lake and discover villages and ancient temples. Rent boats for an even more memorable experience. Using our online itinerary creator, Dali attractions like Mt.Cangshan and Erhai Lake Scenic Resort can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • If you had too much with the ancient city, heads out to the mountain (there's cable cars) for different view of the town.  more »
  • You can see the mountains on the other side of the Lake turns red if on a winter morning, a beautiful sight. Can't one? With the guide or local friend, baby
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  • There are several cable cars op to the mountains around Dali. One of them to the east goes up to the dragons cave with the maiden pool. the lighting inside is very nice but it gets very crowded.  more »

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