Kunming in Brief
As a second largest and important city of the Nanzhao Kingdom over 1,000 years ago, Kunming is also a city with long history. There are many historical attractions in the city. Built in the Nanzhao Period, Yuantong Temple is the oldest and largest temple in Kunming. Huating Temple and Taihua Temple, suited in the West Hill, are Buddhist temples also with long history. Besides, Dragon Gate Grotto has the largest and most beautiful Taoist stone carvings. In the Bamboo Temple, you can not only experience Buddhist culture, but also appreciate precious painted sculptures of 500 arhats.