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Highlight of my Entire Trip - Beautiful in Winter

If you like hiking and truly trekking in the middle of nowhere Yubeng Village is for you! Since... read more

Reviewed 12 June 2017
Absolutely the best attraction in Yunnan

I spent three days in Yubeng village and really enjoyed it, where I rate as the best place for... read more

Reviewed 25 April 2017
Jason Y
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Reviewed 12 June 2017

If you like hiking and truly trekking in the middle of nowhere Yubeng Village is for you! Since it's only accessible by foot, you get to experience the true tranquility of nature. You can go in either summer or winter. I went in winter and...More

1  Thank Elli_Traveling
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

I spent three days in Yubeng village and really enjoyed it, where I rate as the best place for hikers to visit. The ice lake and water fall are the must go places where you can closely see the sacred and magnificent Meili snow mountains....More

Thank Jason Y
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

From Shangri-la we took the 8:20 bus to deqin and waited for the 3pm bus to Xidang. By the time it arrived in Xidang it was too late to start the trek to Yubeng. We did walk 5k up to the hot springs and stayed...More

Thank James P
Reviewed 5 January 2017

We had a great hiking trip to and around Yubeng. This remote Tibetan village and its surroundings have some of the most beautiful views, including the Meilei snow mountain, Glacier Lake and a sacred waterfall. The trip with our guide, Gonpo, gave us an opportunity...More

1  Thank trekman2017
Reviewed 18 November 2016

Up, up and away to considerable high altitude, brings you to Yubeng, a peaceful village resides in a beautiful surrounding. Upper, and lower Yubeng are separated by the river. It's possible to get straight to Upper Yubeng, if you take the trail from Deqin, and...More

Thank commun01
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

It will need sometime to get there but it's worth it. Also you will need luck with the weather. Another thing is if you are a foreigner here is the end for you because you are not allowed going on to Tibet so you have...More

Thank Diwen D
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Ten days of sun in mid Oct made the autumn tints, valley walks and snowy heights startlingly beautiful. Anorher bonus was the authorities are now only charging the Yubeng ticket (85y) and not the full attraction bundle. Development in Yubeng continues with more guest houses...More

Thank tim123
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Wasnt really a hike, more like a long walk on a beautiful path we took our time from Ninong to Yubeng, and it was amazingly beautiful ~ i think this was worth every other travel spot in Shangri La., (minus out tiger leaping gorge as...More

Thank Dot o
Reviewed 20 June 2016

We were expecting Yubeng to be a really run down places with no access to clean water, good food, and horrible lodging. Boy were we wrong. We trekked from Xidang hot springs to Yubeng upper village (6 hours), and decided to stay at the BEST...More

2  Thank healthykiwi
Reviewed 29 February 2016

Yubeng is a quiet, enchanting village but difficult to reach by foot. The hike is long and at times steep. It is possible to barter with a small shop owner. Just walk through the small town there are a few people selling drinks and candy,...More

Thank Kim C
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Not like New England the state keeps a stable temperature, enjoy year round spring like that. What you should worry about is the rain.....
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