Shangri-La Map: Map of Shangri-La (Zhongdian), Yunnan, China

Shangri-La in Yunnan is an earthly paradise. Since Shangri-La is administered by Diqing Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, it sometimes also known as Diqing in short. This pure land was little known by the world before the British novel The Lost Horizon came out in 1939. However, it now becomes a popular tourist place for visitors dreaming for the purest scenery and spirit in the world.

To help you know Shangri-La better, here we will show you some useful English Maps, including Shangri-La China Maps, Shangri-La Tourist Maps, Shangri-La Transportation Maps, etc. All of these maps are downloadable! Please check them out and use them when planning your Shangri-La tour!

Shangri-La Location Maps – Maps of Shangri-La (Zhongdian) in Yunnan, China

Shangri-La, the capital city of Yunnan’s Diqing Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, is located in the southwest part of China. It is about 180km northwest of Lijiang and 331km southwest of Daocheng Yading of Sichuan. For your better understanding of the detailed location of Shangri-La, here we will offer you Shangri-La China Map, Shangri-La Yunnan Map and Shangri-La & Surroundings Map.

Shangri-La Tourist Maps – Tourist Attractions in Shangri-La (Zhongdian)

Being somewhat the “Heaven on Earth”, Shangri-La has always been treated as a sacred place to be visited. There are monasteries, lakes, forests, meadow… Most of the life there seems remains its original looks that it was hundreds years ago and is tend to continue, giving you a glimpse of the old life between human and nature. The most standout highlights of Shangri-La are Songzanlin Monastery, Pudacuo National Park, Dukezong Ancient Town…

The Shangri-La Tourist Maps below will show you all the main tourist attractions in Shangri-La, Yunnan. If you want more details, you could also check Top Things to Do in Shangri-La >>

Shangri-La Transportation Maps – How to Get to/around Shangri-La (Zhongdian)

As the most northwest tourist city in Yunnan, Shangri-La (Zhondgian) is usually be reached by flight. Flights will arrive at or depart from Diqing Xianggelila Airport, the only airport in this city. Thanks to the close distance to Lijiang, many visitors also prefer to get there from Lijiang by car! Want more details? Check Lijiang to Shangri-La Map and Kunming to Shangri-La Map below!

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How to Plan Tour Travel in Shangri-La

Shangri-La, famous in the novel “Lost Hirizon” by Jame Hilton, surely is one of the best dreaming places to enjoy a vacation. For regular visitors, we recommend a 4-day tour to have highly fun time with the most classic places to go, including the Ganden Sumtseling Monastery, Pudacuo National Park, Dukezong Old Town, Nixi Pottery Village, Shudu Lake, Bita Lake, Militang Grassland, Guishan Hill, etc. You could both appreciate the most enchanting sightseeing and travel in a comfortable pace.

Furthermore, there are also many other worth-visiting destinations bring a lot of surprises to you, such as Dali, Kunming, Lijiang, , Yuanyang, etc. to discover the diversified charm of the colorful Yunnan.

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