1 Day Kunming Tour
To Lufeng Dinosaur Valley
Tour Code: KM_10
1. Tour Itinerary
Kunming - Lufeng -
Our guide will meet
you at your hotel lobby. Drive 83 km from
Kunming to Lufeng which takes 1.5 hours,
visit the Lufeng Dinosaur Museum and
Lufeng Dinosaurs Valley Park, you will
see the biggest Dinosaur Fossils in the
world and you will be surprised by the number
of skeletons put up in the great halls of
Lufeng Dinosaur Valley, a truly reproduced
Jurassic Paradise, definitely worth a visit!
After the tour, drive back to Kunming.
Dinosaur Fossils: In China and even
the world, Lufeng is the area where dinosaur
fossils were discovered and unearthed in
the greatest quantity, most complete skeletons
and richest species. Lufeng is the site
of numerous Jurassic dinosaur discoveries,
first found there in 1938. Most well known
is Lufengosaurus, a Jurassic prosauropod.
More recently, teeth and a skull of Ramapithecus,
a Miocene period primate related to the
orangutan, have been found in Lufeng. The
Lufeng Dinosaur Museum includes the hall
of ancient living beings where four complete
dinosaur skeletons ranging from 2.4 meters
to 9 meters in length are on display. In
addition, there is a display of photographs
and diagrams of dinosaurs from around the
world. The museum includes the hall of ancient
bronzeware and earthenware and the hall
of ancient Pithecanthropus.
The dinosaur valley has
been opened for visitors since 2008. Visitors
to it are usually impressed with "Five Tops"
and "Five Mysteries".
1- Lufeng Saurischia,
the most ancient and primitive vertebrate
fossils in the world;
2- Lufeng dinosaur fossils have the richest
species in the world;
3- Lufeng has the biggest dinosaur fossils
conservation in the world;
4- Lufeng has the highest density of Dinosaur
fossils in the world;
5-Lufeng dinosaur fossils have the best
integrity in the world;
1- The highest density.
Why are unearthed fossils here so large
in number? What brought them together?
2- The mysteries of time spans. On the hillside
of 240 square meters in the same zone, there
are lots of herbivorous and predatory dinosaur
fossils of 240 million to 65 million years
ago, spanning eras of Triassic, Jurassic
and Cretaceous. Why could these fossils
3- The mystery of reproduction. A great
number of dinosaur fossils have been discovered
in Lufeng. However, not any dinosaur egg
has been discovered. How did these dinosaurs
multiply? Are they viviparous animals?
4- The Mystery of collective extinction
5- The mystery of the Orienting. All the
dinosaur fossils are found with their head
eastwards. Why? And what happened in the
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2. Private Transport
Private transport between
hotel and all the sightseeing spots by air-conditioned
3. Entrance Tickets
The main entrance tickets
for the sights mentioned.
4. Driver And Guiding Service
Driver and English-speaking
guide service on normal sightseeing activities
noted in the itinerary. Our guide will not fly
with you from one city to another. Upon your
arrival at each city, a new local guide and
driver will pick you up, be with you for local
tour and see you off after you finish the itinerary
of each city.
China Life Tourist Accident
/ Casualty Insurance. We highly recommend that
you purchase full coverage travel insurance
from you country of origin.
1. Visa Fees
Charge of obtaining your
visa to enter China.
2. Charge of arrival and
The international or
domestic air / train charge of arrival and departure.
3. Hotel Accommodation
4. Personal Expenses
Expenses of a personal
nature such as laundry, drinks, fax, telephone
call, optional activities or sightseeing, overweight
baggage charges or meals not indicated, ect.
5. Optional Programs
Optional programs which
are not specified in the above itinerary.
Tips depending on the
service of your guide and driver, entirely voluntary.
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disasters, fires, weather, governmental and
local authority orders, political change, strikes,
war, riots, quarantine, custom regulations,
damages or injury caused by accident beyond
the control of us and that has incurred due
to the tourist action violating the laws.