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Central Yunnan is in China.


Map of Central Yunnan
  • Dali Prefecture
  • Chuxiong Prefecture


  • 1 Chuxiong — home of the "Ancient Town of the Yi Nationality", built in the early 21st century
  • 2 Dali — popular with Chinese tourists on their way to visit the beautiful Tiger Leaping Gorge
  • 3 Lufeng — a city renowned for its dinosaur fossil sites, the largest of which is now a major tourist attraction
  • 4 Shaxi — a base for visiting Shibao Shan (石宝山; Stone Treasure Mountain), a fantastic nature reserve and religious site
  • 5 Weishan — a nice city with laid-back atmosphere and lovely old pedestrian street
  • 6 Yuanmou — near the Yuanmou Earth Forest, which showcases the world's geological wonders

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Dali airport (DLU IATA).

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