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Kunming Dragon Gate

At the top of Xishan, west of Kunming's suburb, Xishan District, Kunming 650100, China
+86 871 8426 6689
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At the top of Xishan, west of Kunming's suburb, Xishan District, Kunming 650100, China
+86 871 8426 6689
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We went to the dragon gate after visiting the culture village. There was free transportation to the gondola. We paid for our ticket and at the top we had to pay 40rmb for the entrance ticket to the scenic area. There were quite a few...More

Thank irishchic8190
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Kind of sad that a religious place has been turned into a money - making venture. Expensive for what it is and the so - called monks will keep trying to get you to donate. Crowded and not the religious experience you are looking for.

Thank pianocello
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This attraction is very crowded because of its proximity to the city of kunming. It took us around 10 minutes just to get through the actual dragon gate because everyone was taking a picture with it. The view of the city is great, but only...More

Thank Noah L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ok you are in Kunming everyone goes to The Dragon Gate but you are bused into the area ,with thousands of Chinese All details of the area in Chinese .Long hot walk ,we got transport up ,interesting to hear the history of how it was...More

Thank Tredgold1948
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I were bound for the Minority Village when the driver of the taxi we were in asked if we were planning to shop there. Shopping wasn't our intent and the driver said that the Minority Village no longer what it used to...More

1  Thank SingaporeLove2travel
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Love Xishan, we take a gondola up to the top and work our way down. beautiful trails and you get the best view of the city and the huge Dian Lake.

Thank Linda K
Reviewed 15 June 2017

This place is so nice for view and historic. And pray for best wish as i believe. Sadly on that day i cannot use the sound guide in English version, but i still use the Chinese version. It's must help me a lot to know...More

Thank KayOZilla
Reviewed 9 June 2017

While there is a cable car (more like a converted ski lift) to the top, all the best views and cultural features of the area are only accessible by climbing up (or down) a set of stairs. I went with a group and some of...More

Thank LadyPerrin
Reviewed 7 June 2017

So you take a cable car over the lake. Then it is decision time, do you walk up and take the chair lift down or vice versa? I plumped to go up on the lift which for me, worked. Considering that this was constructed 250...More

1  Thank MattwalesNorthWales
Reviewed 31 May 2017

This could be a multi-mile hike or you can use various iterations of public transport to take you to the foot of the 500 step climb (recommended car and guide). It is a busy spot for locals with some of the tunnels the path uses...More

Thank 29grapes
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