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Introducing Jiaozi Snow Mountain, Jiaozi Snow Mountain Guide, Jiaozi Snow Mountain Travel Guide
Article from Kunming Municipal Commission of Tourism,edited by Cathy
About 150 Km away from Kunming, Jiaozi Snow Mountain at 4233 meters is the highest mountain in Central Yunnan. Jiaozi Snow Mountain resembles a traditional Chinese Sedan, Jiao Zi in shape, hence its name.
Located in the Jiaozi Snow Mountain Scenic Area which includes Qiwang Mountain, Dongying Mountain, Guanyin Mountain within an area of 250 sq km which includes forests, glaciers and glacial lakes and alpine meadows in which rhododendrons and azaleas abound.
Due to Jiaozi Snow Mountain’s location and changeable climate visitors can experience its so-called Five Wonders: clouds, halo, sunrise, ice, snow and azaleas. In spring and summer, azaleas is dancing in the light breeze within your eyesight. The colorful flowers are in full blossoms in the stream which forms a beautiful view. In winter, the snow covers the Jiaozi Mountain and makes it like a silver belt and fairy tale kingdom. The waterfalls in Jiaozi Snow Mountain is frozen in cold temperature, which is like an ice waterfall. Jiaozi Snow Mountain is a suitable place to do snow and ice sports.
1200 years ago, the Nanzhou King Geluofeng bestowed on the Jiaozi Mountain the title of “the top of the most famous mountains” and since 1989 the area has been listed as a natural reserve.
Quick Facts on Jiaozi Snow Mountain
Name: Jiaozi Snow Mountain
Location: 150Km from Kunming
Phone: +86-0871- 68947999
Best Time to Visit: March to April; September to October
Recommended Time for a Visit: 5 Hours
Opening Hours: 09:00 -18:00 
Admission Fee: CNY 54
Shuttle: CNY 30
Last Updated on Wednesday, 17 February 2016 10:20