Free Walking Sightseeing Tour #3 in Kunming, China


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Tour Facts

Number of sights 6 sights
Distance 2.6 km
Ascend 82 m
Descend 79 m

Explore Kunming in China with this free self-guided walking tour. The map shows the route of the tour. Below is a list of attractions, including their details.

Activities in KunmingIndividual Sights in Kunming

Sight 1: Yuantong Temple

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Yuantong Temple is an ancient Buddhist temple in Kunming, Yunnan, China. It is located in a protected natural depression and in recent years it has been expanded with funding from Thailand. In the 1950s, it hosted a grand ceremony to greet and send on the sacred teeth of the Buddha and so became important in Southeast Asia.

Wikipedia: Yuantong Temple (EN)

1169 meters / 14 minutes

Sight 2: Kunming Zoo

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Kunming Zoo

Yuantong Mountain is a park in Kunming City, Yunnan Province, People's Republic of China, located in Luofeng Mountain in the northeast of the urban area, covers an area of about 26 hectares, 1930 meters above sea level, because of the steep mountain, lush plants, has the reputation of "Luofeng Stacked Cui", is one of the "Eight Views of Kunming". Yuantong Mountain is adjacent to Yuantong Temple, and there is Kunming Zoo on the mountain, which includes many cultural and historical attractions such as the tomb of Tang Jiyao in addition to animal display areas and leisure and entertainment facilities.

Wikipedia: 圆通山 (ZH)

282 meters / 3 minutes

Sight 3: Tang Jiyao Tomb

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The tomb of Tang Jiyao, commonly known as the "Tang Tomb", is located in the Kunming Zoo in Yuantong Mountain, Kunming City, Yunnan Province, China, and is the burial place of Tang Jiyao, a military and political leader in Yunnan during the Republic of China.

Wikipedia: 唐继尧墓 (ZH)

715 meters / 9 minutes

Sight 4: Huize Hall

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Located at No. 2 Cuihu North Road, Wuhua District, Kunming City, Yunnan Province, China, in the Donglu Campus of Yunnan University, Huize Academy, also known as Huize Building, was built in 1923-1924 and designed by engineer Zhang Banghan, one of the first teaching buildings of Donglu University, and is also the landmark building of Yunnan University today. It is now a national key cultural relics protection unit.

Wikipedia: 会泽院 (ZH)

242 meters / 3 minutes

Sight 5: 昆明袁嘉谷旧居

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Kunming Yuan Jiagu is located in the 5th Huashan Road, Huashan Street, Huashan District, Kunming City, Yunnan Province, China, in 1920, is the only residential home built by Yuan Jiagu in Yunnan history.

Wikipedia: 昆明袁嘉谷旧居 (ZH)

206 meters / 2 minutes

Sight 6: 周钟岳旧居

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The former residence of Zhou Zhongyue, located at No. 18, Cuihu North Road, Huashan Street, Wuhua District, Kunming City, Yunnan Province, China, in the dormitory area of the Yunnan Provincial Cultural Center, is the residence of Zhou Zhongyue, a well-known political dignitary and scholar in modern Yunnan.

Wikipedia: 周钟岳旧居 (ZH)


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