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  1. China
  2. Yunnan
  3. Kunming
  4. Yunnan Stone Forest Geological Park

Kunming: Full-Day Stone Forest & Jiuxiang Karst Cave

Product ID: 81444
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Get to know the area and it's karst geological platforms on this full-day tour to Stone Forest and Jiuxiang Karst Cave.
About this activity
Duration 10 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide

Pickup included

Your downtown Kunming Hotel.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

Select participants and date:



  • Visit Stone Forest referred to as the "First Wonder Under Heaven" by the locals
  • See the largest and the most magical cave complex in China, the Jiuxiang Karst Cave
  • Observe the local Sani ethnic group
  • Have a typical roasted duck lunch at a local restaurant
Full description
Meet your private guide and driver in the lobby of your hotel at around 08:00 in Kunming. You will depart for Yiliang county and Jiuxiang Karst Cave. The cave group is known as the largest and the most magical cave complex in China. You need to descend into the Jiuxiang Karst Cave by elevator to explore the magnificent underground world. Then, take the cable car to its entrance. After visiting the cave, drive to Yiliang.

Upon arrival, you may take time to enjoy a traditional roasted duck lunch at a local restaurant. After lunch, proceed to the Stone Forest for the afternoon. Within this area, be marveled by the numerous stone peaks displaying various sizes and shapes that earned its name from the locals as the "First Wonder Under Heaven."

This area is also home to the Sani ethnic group who are a diaspora of the Chinese Yi ethnic minority. In the late afternoon, your guide will transfer you back to your hotel in Kunming.
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Transport by air-conditioned vehicle
  • English-speaking guide
  • Entrance fees
  • Lunch
What’s Not Included
  • Dinner
  • Personal expense
  • Gratuities (optional)
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
Not allowed
  • Pets
  • Smoking
Know before you go
• Confirmation will be received at time of booking
• A maximum of 9 persons per booking
• Not recommended for children aged 2 and under
• Please bring your passport