The beautiful and fascinating
Xishuangbanna is known world wide and is
a very popular tourist spot in Yunnan.
Jinghong city is the capital of
Xishuangbanna Dai Nationality Autonomous
Prefecture. The city is of special
tropical landscape and strong flavor of
nationality customs. Its typical scenic
spots are Peacock Lake, Manting Park,
Dai Nationality Cultures and Customs
Garden, Manjinglan Nationality Flavor
Food City and Tropical Botany Institute.
The numerous and various Buddhism
pagodas in Xishuangbanna knitting
together create the visitors an
attractive landscape. The most
outstanding ones of all are the two in
Jinghong, namely, Black and white
brother pagodas --- Manglong White
Pagodas and Black Pagoda in Damenglong.
Jinghong is 709 kilometers from Kunming.
Both buses and airplanes are available
from Kunming to take passengers there.