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Yubeng Village

Yunling Country, Deqin County 674502, China
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Beautiful, peaceful town with great hikes

We stayed in Upper Yubeng for several days, great as a starting point for the gorgeous hikes in the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Andrew A
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Leuven, Belgium
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One of best trek distination in China!

YuBeng village is located on foot of Tibetan paople's holy mountain Meili Snow Mountain... read more

Reviewed 16 March 2018
theYAKtraveller
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Lijiang, China
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Yunling Country, Deqin County 674502, China
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We stayed in Upper Yubeng for several days, great as a starting point for the gorgeous hikes in the area, including Ice Lake (bing hu) and Holy Waterfall (shen pu). While there are a lot of guesthouses and plenty of hikers, the town feels very...More

Thank Andrew A
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Reviewed 16 March 2018

YuBeng village is located on foot of Tibetan paople's holy mountain Meili Snow Mountain (KawaKarpo), sea level 6740m - the highest mountain in YunNan province. As there have no road to village, tourists have to trek into village. high light: Tibetan village, glacier, ice lake,...More

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Reviewed 9 November 2017

definitely a worthwhile effort to go there. I went Yubeng Village in early Nov 2017 entering from Xidang. The secluded village is only accessible by foot and donkey, temperature at night could fall to 1 or 2 celsius though it yet to turn winter. All...More

4  Thank ycmil
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Reviewed 29 October 2017

Small town of tibettan origin, some old buildings remain, pigs, cattle and hens in the houses and on the streets, wine growing.

Thank Wilbert D
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Reviewed 12 June 2017

If you like hiking and truly trekking in the middle of nowhere Yubeng Village is for you! Since it's only accessible by foot, you get to experience the true tranquility of nature. You can go in either summer or winter. I went in winter and...More

2  Thank Elli_Traveling
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Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

I spent three days in Yubeng village and really enjoyed it, where I rate as the best place for hikers to visit. The ice lake and water fall are the must go places where you can closely see the sacred and magnificent Meili snow mountains....More

Thank Jason Y
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Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

From Shangri-la we took the 8:20 bus to deqin and waited for the 3pm bus to Xidang. By the time it arrived in Xidang it was too late to start the trek to Yubeng. We did walk 5k up to the hot springs and stayed...More

1  Thank James P
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Reviewed 4 January 2017

We had a great hiking trip to and around Yubeng. This remote Tibetan village and its surroundings have some of the most beautiful views, including the Meilei snow mountain, Glacier Lake and a sacred waterfall. The trip with our guide, Gonpo, gave us an opportunity...More

2  Thank trekman2017
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Reviewed 18 November 2016

Up, up and away to considerable high altitude, brings you to Yubeng, a peaceful village resides in a beautiful surrounding. Upper, and lower Yubeng are separated by the river. It's possible to get straight to Upper Yubeng, if you take the trail from Deqin, and...More

Thank Yoav D
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Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

It will need sometime to get there but it's worth it. Also you will need luck with the weather. Another thing is if you are a foreigner here is the end for you because you are not allowed going on to Tibet so you have...More

Thank Diwen D
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