Cherry Blossoms Valley Scenic Spot, a well-known hot-spring destination, is located in the Beihai Township of Tengchong City and belongs to the Gaoligong Mountain Nature Reserve. It is 26 kilometers away from the downtown of Tengchong.
The scenic spot covers an area of 2500 mu (166.67 hectares) and the forest coverage rate here reaches 99 percent. Its height is between 1,330 and 1,860 meters above sea surface.
Four hot-spring areas have been found here. The temperature of the hot spring is around 38-48 Celsius.
In addition to hot spring bath in the forest, the scenic area also provides many kinds of amusement services for tourists, including cable sliding across the river, high-hanging bridge climbing, floating on the river, rock climbing, rock dropping, horsing and large swing.
The little frontier town of Tengchong in Yunnan combines mesmerizing elements from a volcano, forests, wetlands to native color. It also has the richest hot spring resources in the whole of China.
The waters of hot spring are rich in trace elements and are believed to be highly beneficial to health.
The admission fee of Cherry Blossoms Valley is 50 yuan per person now. It may be raised to 90 yuan .
How to get there:
You can take a flight to Tengchong from Kunming, Chengdu and Chongqing. It takes about 50 minutes to Tengchong from Kunming. Express bus takes about 11 hours from Kunming to Tengchong.