With the length of 4909 meters, Lancang River ranks first in Southeastern area and ninth in the world. It runs through China, Burma, Laos and other Asian countries, which gives it a name as the Oriental Danube. Originates from the 5,200-meter-high mountain, Lancang River is a perennial river with the glaciers as the supplement.
One who travels to Xishuangbanna but fails to visit Lancang River is like one did not actually have that tour. Here is also a perfect combination of the human landscapes and the natural landscapes, where you can enjoy around the steaming mountains, have a closer touch with the rarely seen plants and precious animals, enjoy the colorful local customs and join the water splashing.
The Lancang River Tour is divided into two sections. The upper section is 135 kilometers long, whose banks on which innumerable large uneven rocks are overspread. The lower section is 40 kilometers long, from Jinghong to Olive Dam, finally getting to the common boundary of China, Lao and Burma. With a great number of reefs and sharp hills, the lower section attracts more tourists currently. Going down the river, visitors will marvel at the natural and the incredible scene, including virgin tropical rainforest and various wild animals along the two banks of the river.
Traveling around the natural picture and enjoying the local customs, you may feel intoxicated at the marvelous landscapes and the gorgeous local girls in the colorful folk dresses.
Opening Hours: 7:00 -- 19:00
Ticket Price: free
Location: Jingdong County, Xishuangbanna
Transportation: Shuttle bus from Baoshan City will bring you to Lincang City
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