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Kunming West Hill (Xishan Forest Park), Kunming

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Cloaked by lush vegetation, Kunming West Hill (Xishan Forest Park) boasts numerous scenic spots and historic sites, such as artificial grottoes and ancient Taoist temples. To some, the hills look like a sleeping beauty lying on the edge of the lake, while others recognize the image of a giant sleeping Buddha. Hike up the hill on the flight of narrow and uneven steps to reach the 200-years-old grottoes carved out of the sheer cliffs. Along the way, you will pass corridors and pavilions with colorful sculptures. You can also take a chairlift to the top, enjoy the panoramic views of the lake and the city, and then walk down the plank road from the grottoes. Plan to visit Kunming West Hill (Xishan Forest Park) and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Kunming attractions using our Kunming holiday planner.
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  • Longmen did not open only half a day on this day is to see the hiking went the temple. Think fun climbing there is a spare time, time-saving, rope-I love the way. Was the movement of scenery, was refreshing.
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  • I've been here once had a walk around the hill and after stopped and some point to watch that amazing city view. You can arrive here walking up to the hill or just at the end of dianchi lake walking w...  more »
  • If anyone came to Kunming, the Rose Garden Hotel right at this temple. If anyone came to Kunming and then may assume the Miss is very simple. But if all the good advice I see it because there was fascinated anyway. The map view, it don't forget to stick the water because you want to dim it will take quite a long time, as well.
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