2 Days Photography tour to Dongchuan Red Land

This 2 days photography tour take you to visit the most beautiful red land in the world- Dongchuan Red Land. You will view the charming red land , blue sky, white clouds and the unpredictable constitute a magnificent landscape which be called as “ God’s palette”.


Day 1 Kunming -Dongchuan Red Land (-/L/D)

08:30 am the guide pick up you at lobby of your OWN hotel in Kunming downtown. Then drive from Kunming to Dongchuan Red Land (3-3.5hrs ) (it is located in Xintian town, Dongchuan,the north east of Kunming. From Kunming to the center of the scenic spots about 250 km by car, the main attractions at an altitude of 1800 to 2600 between. Under the influence of the high temperature and rainy weather, the soil here is a kind of acidity soil which contains rich iron, aluminum but with less organic matter. The iron elements of the soil have been depositing year by year after oxidation and then the charming red color is formed after centuries. Lined with blue sky, white clouds and that unpredictable light, constitute a magnificent view of red land. It is praised as "God's palette".
Upon arrival, visit the River Snail Bay' (Luosiwan ) Photograph 'River Snail Bay' first before the sunset if you have time. Usually, is the first beautiful red field stop on the way to Dongchuan.Later move to Music Hollow' (Yuepuao ) which is near 'Flower Stone' (Huashitou) village, known as "the best place for photography".Then enjoy the sunset of the beautiful red land at Luoxianggou Valley surrounded by mountains, Luoxiagou looks like a sunken depression from a distance. Traditional local villages adorn the colorful fields. A great place for photography blockbusters that you should not miss, a telephoto lens is recommended to shoot villages in the distance. 
Lunch and dinner at local Chinese restaurant.
Overnight at Red Land


Day 2 Dongchuan Red Land - Kunming (B/L/-)

Early in the morning enjoy the Sunrise of Damakan A large spread of red fields are in the arms of continuous mountains at the skyline. Due to its local topographical advantage, Damakan is the best site to see a sunrise. In order to get a favorable position for perfect pictures, travelers should get up at 5:00. Leave the hotel at 5:30 and arrive at Damakan within 30 minutes.

Continue to visit Seven-Color Slope' (Qicaipo) Near 'Embroidery Garden', 'Seven-Color Slope' gets its name from seven fields with seven different colors (when the right crops are planted and growing). However, usually travelers are not lucky enough to see the seven colors, so we don't suggest visiting it. Later move to visit Jinxiuyuan has a vast expanse of many rolling hills with red fields. A great location for shots of the colorful fields, a traditional village and some trees also offer a vivid countryside picture.
After lunch, you will  drive back to Kunming (3-3.5hrs ) and drop off at your hotel in Kunming