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Incredible Place to Relax in a Local Cafe!

To give you a picture, during that particular morning we visited this village, the footprints of an... read more

Reviewed October 29, 2018
Incredible creation by nature and human 鬼斧人工

I was born in Kunming but have lived half of my life overseas, so I did not see Yuanyang Titian... read more

Reviewed March 4, 2018
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Reviewed October 29, 2018

To give you a picture, during that particular morning we visited this village, the footprints of an endless morning fog started to conceal the cafe’s window view with heavenly white. It’s a surprise. I couldn’t be happier. As we waited for our local – yet...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed March 4, 2018

I was born in Kunming but have lived half of my life overseas, so I did not see Yuanyang Titian until I am over 50. I would say it is one of the most breath-taking sights I have seen (and I am a traveller). It...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed November 22, 2015 via mobile

I was not prepared for what I witnessed here. The extent of the terraces is mind blowing. Sunrises and sunsets over the terraces are something your eyes have to see to believe. There is also a couple hikes you can do through the terraces to...More

Date of experience: October 2015
2  Thank AKnomad907
Reviewed June 11, 2015

The rice terraces are beautiful. A through pass will cost 100rmb, car hire to see all 4 terraces incl minority village should cost roughly 300rmb. unless you are really into photography or decide to go trekking, a one night stay is enough, but you just...More

Date of experience: June 2015
5  Thank waffler_au
Reviewed March 17, 2015

Visit Yuanyang Terrace fields in February/March is the best season to see the 'Chinese fairy tale' feel landscape with early morning fog or sunset cooking smoke intersperse with various field patterns, hill silhouette , sun rise/set colours and tree blossoms of peach, pear and cherry....More

Date of experience: February 2015
2  Thank kingmak
Reviewed January 17, 2014

I was there in mid January and the weather was cloudy, with mist and rain. Couldn't see the "post card" sunset, but the terraces in the mountains were still magnificent. Worth the trouble and expense to get here. You will need a taxi or shared...More

Date of experience: January 2014
2  Thank ZhongguoKM
Reviewed December 7, 2012

Yuanyang terraced rice field featured fantastic, jaw-dropping scenic views! It is pending listing as a UNESCO heritage site, so better visit it before all the tourists start to flood this place. The terraced rice fields are farmed by Hani minority since over 1,000 years ago...More

Date of experience: November 2012
3  Thank KeetFoo
Reviewed September 22, 2011

Marvellous landscape, beautiful and relaxing. FYI: Rice is grown every 8 months in that region, thus inform yourself about the harvest schedule if you are interested to see the terraces with water, with green plants or with yellow plants. What I liked most about the...More

Date of experience: September 2011
5  Thank Coastal802812
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