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Customer Travel Tips for Kunming

84% Avg. city rating Rated by 227 customers

Activities / excursions 84%

Restaurants / eating out 86%

Shopping 83%

Chilling out / relaxing 85%

Getting around / public transport 84%

Sightseeing 82%

Culture 83%

Nightlife / partying 81%

Value for money 84%

Customer Travel Tips for Kunming

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73% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
73% Avg. rating


15 Sep 2015

Travel Type:
With a large group / tour

Trip Type:
Family Holiday Shopping Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: get ready alot of money for entrance fees for tourists spots...

Liked: its historical and culural heritage and the streets are very clean.....no rubbish or wastes scatterred....one thumb up for them...

Disliked: entrance fees for all the tourist sites are too expensive....eg...Stone forest..RMB200...thats a slaughter for tourists....also, the local people there lacks mannerism and some a quite rude...

84% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 100%
84% Avg. rating


07 Sep 2015

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Bird market

Liked: No 1 big city in china

Disliked: Weather

96% Avg. rating
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  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
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  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 100%
96% Avg. rating


16 Aug 2015

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Go see the sights!

Liked: Eternal Spring City. Great place, Great People!

Disliked: Nope

84% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
84% Avg. rating


19 May 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year City break

Customer Travel Tip: Go to watch Dynamic Yunnan show and go to see the nature away from town!

Liked: A lot of different ethnic cultures within this area

Disliked: Not as much attractions in the city compared with other cities in China.

100% Avg. rating
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100% Avg. rating


01 Mar 2015

Customer Travel Tip: Try and get out to the West Mountain park

Liked: Bright colourful parks and flowers, the seagulls, good transport, interesting culture, lovely climate.

Disliked: No

100% Avg. rating
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  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
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  • Shopping - 100%
100% Avg. rating


09 Feb 2015

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
City break Sightseeing & culture Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Customer Travel Tip: Stay downtown. The bus system is quite good fit getting around

Liked: Loved the weather and how clean it is (compared to Guiyang, where I'm currently living). The people are generally very friendly and helpful.

Disliked: There are better options for hostels in other cities. That's the only negative thing I have to say. Kunming is awesome!

98% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
98% Avg. rating


01 Feb 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year City break Partying / nightlife Sightseeing & culture Sports, adventure or outdoor activities Visiting friends or family Work / volunteering

Customer Travel Tip: Go and stay at the Lost Garden

Liked: It is a beautiful city with beautiful women. It is an up and coming city, so the prices are very cheap, but there is a lot to see due to the many cultures in Yunnan

Disliked: Public transportation needs to be updated.

100% Avg. rating
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100% Avg. rating


31 Oct 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Weather Verygood

Liked: Weather

Disliked: nothing

80% Avg. rating
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  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
80% Avg. rating


17 Sep 2014

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: Stay at Upland Hostel!

Liked: Tai chi in the park

Disliked: Not many places to visit / explore if there for more than 2 days.

100% Avg. rating
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100% Avg. rating


02 Sep 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
City break Shopping

Customer Travel Tip: no

Liked: Food

Disliked: no

91% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
91% Avg. rating


27 Aug 2014

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Visiting friends or family

Customer Travel Tip: Don't forget an umbrella :)

Liked: Weather, friendly people, good transportation, good location.

Disliked: Heavy traffic in the afternoons.

67% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
67% Avg. rating


23 Aug 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: Head for the hillis of Western Yunnan. Kunming is more a place to travel from than a place to travel to.

Liked: Dynamic Yunnan cultural show is excellent. Green Lake, and Yuantong Temple.

Disliked: Nothing really

64% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
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  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 80%
64% Avg. rating


16 Aug 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
City break Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: go to Dali instead

Liked: the weather is nice and cool in summer

Disliked: fairly boring city

100% Avg. rating
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100% Avg. rating


29 Jul 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Visiting friends or family

Customer Travel Tip: alont

Liked: weathger

Disliked: no

84% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
84% Avg. rating


14 Jul 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Events / festivals Visiting friends or family

Customer Travel Tip: Go there!!

Liked: Climate, many minorities who live there,

Disliked: nothing

80% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
80% Avg. rating


13 Jul 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: World heritage Shilin

Liked: Hub point to travel around Yunnan area.

Disliked: nothing

100% Avg. rating
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100% Avg. rating


24 Jun 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Family Holiday Shopping

Customer Travel Tip: x

Liked: x

Disliked: x

91% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 100%
91% Avg. rating


18 Jun 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: Speak Chinese, bring maps, bring the address of your hotel with you (plus directions) in Chinese

Liked: Kunming is a huge city with a lot of opportunities for cultural and language immersion

Disliked: Public transportation is limited

100% Avg. rating
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100% Avg. rating


29 May 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Shopping Work / volunteering

Customer Travel Tip: Weather

Liked: Getting around / public transport

Disliked: NO

69% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
69% Avg. rating


16 May 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: upland hostel, rent a bicycle and cycle with caution

Liked: clean air, good weather, slow pace

Disliked: not great food generally, but that's against china's amazing culinary background

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84% Avg. city rating Rated by 227 customers

Activities / excursions 84%

Restaurants / eating out 86%

Shopping 83%

Chilling out / relaxing 85%

Getting around / public transport 84%

Sightseeing 82%

Culture 83%

Nightlife / partying 81%

Value for money 84%

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