Nicknamed the ‘City of Eternal Spring’, Kunming is the provincial capital of Yunnan. Offering an enticing blend of nature, culture, and history, it is a perfect destination for couples, families, groups of friends, and solo explorers. Fly in style when you book your Kunming flights with Cathay Dragon, the highly rated regional carrier.
Best of Kunming
Start at Yuantong Temple, the most significant temple in the province. Stroll through the charming Guandu Old Town for a journey to the Kunming of yesteryear. Admire unusual sculptures in Qiongzhu Temple, enjoy the scenery at Daguan Pavilion, and marvel at the flora and fauna at Kunming Flower and Bird Market. Take in local scenery and enjoy some outdoor recreation at many sights, including the Earth Forest, Jindian Park, Western Mountain Forest Reserve, and Dianchi Lake. Families will love a day at Kunming Zoo.
Kunming travel tips
Explore beyond the city, with attractions such as the UNESCO-protected Stone Forest, Dinosaur Valley, and Jiuxiang Scenic Area. Public buses connect the city with sights further afield. Rent a bicycle to explore the city centre at a leisurely pace. Start your memorable adventure on the right note – book your flights to Kunming with Cathay Dragon for the best in comfort and absolute convenience.