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Budget hotels in Kunming
We offer you budget-conscious hostels such as Mulan Guest House with room rate starting with 19US$ or Kunming Glad Inn with only 20US$. Those traveling on a budget should consider staying at Fairyland Hotel Dongfeng Plaza, located a 5-minute walk from the city center. Royal Garden Hotel is a good budget hotel with rates starting from 18US$ that is well situated within walking distance of Guandu Jingang Pagoda.
Proximity to public transport
A good airport hotel is Love Is The Hotel, which offers a free private carpark and a free carpark near Kunming airport. Guests wishing to stay near Kunming North Railway train station could think over Yawei Apartment Hotel or Yuerong Hotel - Kunming.
Convenience of staying in the city center
For travelers who would like to stay a little closer to the city centre, the 4-star King World International Hotel with an outdoor swimming pool, a sauna and lawn tennis is the ideal choice. Golden Eagle Summit Hotel is a well-known 5-star property situated in the very heart of the downtown. If you look into Chenggong district, you will find Kunming City Golf Hotel, the 4-star hotel near New Asia Sports City.
You could also try Holiday Inn Kunming City Centre, close to Kunming City Museum and offering an indoor swimming pool and a golf course. A convenient accommodation option is Uchoice, which is located near Green Lake .
Luxury and boutique accommodation
Guan Du is 4-star accommodation for those who prefer to relax in luxury. At the top end of the scale, you have Expo Garden Hotel, an intimate boutique hotel set close to Kunming World Expo. Another 3-star option is Mercure Hydro Majestic Kunming, a chain hotel which has a health club and free parking.
Apartments, B&Bs and others
Guests planning to visit Chenggong district may want to book a room at Xingfu Suzhi Apartment, with rates from 61US$. Business travelers looking for some of the best hotels within a short drive of Anti-Japanese War Memorial Hall will find Da Zhen Hotel or Spring City Star Hotel Jifeng Branch. For a relaxing vacation, book a resort hotel near Daguan Yuan Park, such as Intercontinental Kunming or Kai Wah Plaza Hotel.
Kunming is known as the "Spring City."
The nickname was earned for its everlasting sunshine and mild climate, which is like nowhere else in China. Its excellent weather has converted Kunming into a playground for open-air activities with pedestrianized streets to walk and striking architecture to explore in the cleanest surroundings in China.
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Besides striking outdoors, a lion’s share of Kunming’s popularity comes from its gateway location on the famous Silk Road. Several centuries ago Kunming served as a major trade crossing for Tibet, Sichuan, Myanmar and India facilitating the silk trade between these destinations. Situated at the very start of the road Kunming capitalized its position, therefore developing quickly into the political, economical and cultural center of Yunnan. Over time transport, science and technologies have reshaped the city towards a chic destination and one of the most popular tourist centers in Southwest China.
The snowball effect upon Kunming’s tourism came hand-in-hand with the cultural flavor of more than 26 ethnic minorities living in the city. This mix of lifestyles means the calendar of annual events includes the very popular Torch festival of Yi people and the Golden Temple Fair. The greatest audience was won by the 1999 International Horticultural Exposition drawing a large number of foreign visitors to the city.
Apart from public celebrations, you can burn energy on a sightseeing tour. Attractions include;
- Tanhua Temple built in 1634 it served as a scenic spot for more than three hundred years, but today is known for its flowers and plants
- Daguan Pavilion has more than 300 years of history and today attracts people to view its golden ornamentation
- Qiongzhu Temple, a unique architectural masterpiece with old interior inside
- Kunming Zoology Museum features exhibits arranged on five floors from dinosaurs, fossils and skeletons
- Kunming Botanical Gardens, regarded as the national beauty in the city
After a dose of sightseeing, relax in a local restaurant serving regional cuisine. Kunming is famous throughout China for its selection of dishes to sample with Rice Noodle and Xuanwei Ham at the top of every menu. Apart from spicy Chinese food, you should visit local markets to buy some of the handicrafts the city is popular for. Kunming is a city to leave you overloaded with pleasant memories and souvenirs, while Booked.net can help you to save money on accommodation.