RIVERS TREK IN SOUTHEAST YUNNAN
Trip code: YN-MGTR4
Daily departure from Jinghong with English speaking
Jinghong - Menggong (L,D)
In the morning, take a
minibus to Ganlanba with visit of a Dai Village and
Buddies temple. After lunch at Ganlanba, take a
dinghy boat to a Dai village, then begin a 4-hour
trek to an Aini village. The Aini group also called
Hani, is the second largest ethnic group in
Xishuangbannan after the Dai. Although the
mainstream religion is Buddhism, they practice their
own worships and animism. Lunch at local restaurant
and dinner with local minority family in the
village. Overnight at the village with local family.
Breakfast with the local
family. Then continue trekking (around 4 hours)
through dense subtropical forest with beautiful
views over the valley with rice fields and
pineappple plantations, passing through minority
villages of Ake, Aini and Dai ethnic groups. Picnic
lunch en route and dinner with local farmer’s
family. Overngiht at the village with local family.
TREKKING - JINGHONG (B,L,D)
After breakfast, continue
trekking through the monks praying room, visit the
White Buddies Temple at Zhuangxing (around 2 hours).
Lunch at Menghu before driving bake to Jinghong.
Special Dai dinner at local restaurant. Overnight at
Breakfast at hotel. Then
transfer to airport for your departure flight.
Acommodation in twin shared room, meals as specified
in the program (B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner),
transfers and tours with English speaking local
guides, all entrance fees, room taxes and baggage
International airfare; airport taxes, Visa, meals not indicated,
personal expenses Christmas and New Year's Eve Dinners.
Small deviations in the tour
program are sometimes necessary, depending on
weather, road conditions, flight schedules and room