Dongchuan Red Land, Kunming
Categories: Geologic Formations, Wildlife Areas, Nature & Parks
Known as the "Gods' Palette," the colorful fertile terraces of Dongchuan Red Land attract visitors and photographers throughout the year. The lands extend for nearly 50 km (31 mi) in vibrant colors of yellow, green, and brown, depending on the type of crops planted. Hike through the fields and admire the crazy whirlwind of colors mixing with the clear blue sky, white clouds, and mountains. The land remains partly undiscovered, with a scarcity of facilities like hotels, restaurants, and shops. Nonetheless, local accommodations provide a soothing, rural atmosphere full of warm hospitality. Using our international travel planner, Kunming attractions like Dongchuan Red Land can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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also called: Dongchuan Red Land, Dōngchuān hóngtǔdì, 东川红土地), Dongchuan red soil. There are few different ways to tour the place. This one is simple. We did this trip in August 2016. The scenery is mos... read more »
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It is definitely possible to visit dongchuan and comeback to kunming in the same day, despite what everyone says. The bus takes 3h each way, but be sure to catch the right one. IF you want to go and r... read more »
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