Kunming, the capital of the Chinese province of Yunnan, is a pleasant town lying at an altitude of 1890m. Due to its location it has a pleasant climate all year round, with mild winters and fresh summers. The town dates back to 2000 years ago. The city walls were built in the 14th century, during the Ming dinasty. Nowadays Kunming is a boom town and the centre of the Yunnan economy.

Downtown Kunming photo gallery  - 23 pictures of Downtown Kunming
Yuantong Si Buddhist Temple photo gallery  - 33 pictures of Yuantong Si Buddhist Temple
Yunnan Nationalities Village photo gallery  - 17 pictures of Yunnan Nationalities Village
Qiongzhu Si (Bamboo temple) photo gallery  - 27 pictures of Qiongzhu Si (Bamboo temple)
23 photos of the airport of Kunming and downtown Kunming.
33 photos of Yuantong Si, the largest buddhist temple in Kunming.
17 photos of the Yunnan Nationalities Village, a site with a collection of minorities villages.
27 photos of the Qiongzhu Si, a Chinese temple which dates back to the Tang dinasty.
Gallery with all images
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