"Kingdom of Animals & Plants", "Home of Dai People"
Want to throw yourselves into a fairyland with breathtaking tropical scenery as well as unique Dai culture? Xishuangbanna, situated at the south end of Yunnan province, is the perfect destination well combined with numerous animals, rich plants, tropical rain forest, profound Buddhist culture and Dai folk customs. The must-see attractions in Xishuangbanna are Banna Wild Elephant Valley, Tropical Plants Garden, Dai Minority Park, Mengle Great Buddhist Monastery and Manting Park.
Grand Festival News: the Water-Splashing Festival is the New Year Festival for the Dai and the most important and grandest festival of the year. It is held in mid-April usually from April 13 to April 15 in Jinghong city. Dai people dip branches into the river and sprinkle the water onto others as a way to express their best wishes. Come and join to enjoy this interesting festival!