Sunday, 19 May 2019
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Feel welcomed by Dai villagers and explore Xishungbanna's naturals


- Tropical Botanical Garden and Dai village life -

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Description excursion to Tropical Botanical Garden

A nature lover? Anxious to know more about daily life in a Dai village? Feel welcomed...

Following the Mekong River, will give you ample opportunities to shoot beautiful pictures. Our first destination will be the Ganlaba Dai market. Besides, you can witness true traditional Dai; houses built on stilts, locals worshipping Buddha in the Hynayana temple and hard work in the fields. If you experienced it for real, we continue to the botanical garden in Menglun.

Over 10,000 tropical plants are hosted by the Tropical Botanical Garden in Menglun. These are preserved in 34 living collections, covering an area of 900 hectares. It might keep you busy for a while!

Start and end excursion to Tropical Botanical GardenYour private car will be waiting for you after breakfast in your hotel in Jinghong. An English speaking guide will accompany you during the day and explains whatever you want to know about the Dai minority and the Tropical Botanical Garden. After the excursion you will be brought back to your hotel in Jinghong. But, if you have another destination in mind, please let us know so we can make arrangements.

Tips for other excursions1. Take a look at the other excursions that depart from Jinghong. You might like to make a combination:
Φ Market in Menghai, Jingzhen Octagonal pavilion, Bulang and Aini village
Φ Wild Elephant Valley
Φ Manfeilong village, White Stupas, Dai villages, rubber plantation

2. Other ideas: Jinuo Cultural Village, Skytree Tropical Rainforest Park, Virgin Forest Park, Xiding market and the Dai Minority Garden





Number of people 2 4
Price indication p.p. (Rmb) 605  425 

The price includes:
* Private transport including driver and gasoline 
* English speaking guide
* Entrance fees 


The price does not include:
* Meals
* Tipping our guide and driver is of course appreciated 



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