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Mt.Cangshan and Erhai Lake Scenic Resort, Dali

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Mountain Wildlife Area
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. Make Mt.Cangshan and Erhai Lake Scenic Resort part of your personalized Dali itinerary using our Dali itinerary builder.
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  • Nice place to go to breath fresh air, have a nice view and climb stairs. Sports shoes are recommended and something to drink.  more »
  • If you want to admire Erhai and the surrounding villages below, there are two different cable cars on Cangshan. A Mid-level on Gantong Road brings you @ 3,000 meters or the higher one, facing Old Dali...  more »
  • There are two different cable cars to mid-level (3000 meters) or the higher one 3900 meters. I've tried two this year and last year. Both worth going. Nice view  more »