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Heijing

Heijing is a city in Central Yunnan Province.

41km

25.3782101.7464

Yuanmou

Yuanmou is a rural county in Central Yunnan. It is administratively part of Chuxiong Prefecture.

76km

25.70785147101.87264245

Yuxi

Yuxi is a city in Yunnan.

132km

24.354102.54

Dali

Dali (大理; Dàlǐ) is a city in Yunnan Province in China famous for its old town and handicrafts.

166km

25.70027778100.15638889

Lijiang

Lijiang (丽江; Lìjiāng) is a small city in Yunnan Province, China. It was once the capital of a small kingdom and is a busy world heritage listed tourist town today.

232km

26.87017100.23437
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Yuanmou County

County in Yunnan, People's Republic of China

77km

25.71777778101.86111111

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Chuxiong

China
Chuxiong (楚雄市; Chǔxióng Shì) is a city in Central Yunnan Province and the capital of the the Chuxiong Yi Autonomous Prefecture. It's a delightful town which doesn't see many western tourists.

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Our travel journal

Train Journey: Chuxiong [楚雄] to Dali [大理]

Duration: about 1 hour View from the train window: we probably went from 1,500m to 1,900m above sea-level without feeling much difference in the train. The sky was so blue and the fields were lined with crops.

Chuxiong [楚雄]

Chuxiong [楚雄] was an impromptu stop along the way before we made our way to Dali [大理] and we had the most unexpected experiences… It is the simplest of town with not many tourists and we spent the day doing what the locals do. We enjoyed watching the Yi people, dressed in their traditional costumes, […]

Climate

Average temperatures

Jan

17°C2
Precipitation: 13 mm

Feb

19°C4
Precipitation: 13 mm

Mar

22°C7
Precipitation: 15 mm

Apr

25°C11
Precipitation: 18 mm

May

26°C15
Precipitation: 69 mm

Jun

26°C18
Precipitation: 139 mm

Jul

26°C18
Precipitation: 191 mm

Aug

26°C17
Precipitation: 168 mm

Sep

24°C16
Precipitation: 126 mm

Oct

22°C13
Precipitation: 68 mm

Nov

19°C7
Precipitation: 36 mm

Dec

16°C3
Precipitation: 8.2 mm
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