to the north of Dianchi Lake, Yunnan Nationalities Village is the
epitome of the customs and cultures of Yunnan. Various styles of
small villages scatter around the area with distinctive features.
It is not only an ideal place to spend your vacation, but also a
good place to experience the beauty and variety of Yunnan Province.
Over 25 minorities of Ethnical villages including Yi,
Dai, Miao, Jingpo, Wa, Hani, Naxi, Dulong etc. have
been built here. Through ways of display and recreation
of the original villages, Yunnan Nationalities Villages
present the diverse local ethnical culture. Villages
of different styles are well arranged and show visitors
their unique charm. Displaying the variety of buildings,
lifestyles, religious belief in this region, the villages
are microcosm of Yunan's colorful and diverse ethnical
newly built in 1992, the Yunnan Nationalities Village ted six kilometers
south of Kunming, the Yunnan Nationalities Village is a 2000-mu
affair boarded on the south of Dianchi Lake and to the west of the
famous Western Hills scenic Area. This wonderful theme park displays
the colorful folklore and architectures of 25 ethnic groups in Yunnan
Province through shows and performances, a folklore museum and a
wax museum for folklore, as well as the copy buildings of villages
of the 25 ethnic groups. Each of the 25 ethnic people of Yunnan
will have a village built on the premises, and there will also be
a square symbolizing unity among various ethnic groups, a theatre
for the performance of ethnic songs and dances, a folklore museum
of ethnic waxworks.
the Yunnan Nationalities Villages, visitors can enjoy not only variety
of architecture arts, clothing, remarkable custom, also ethnical
shows of songs and dance. Trying the fantastic food and purchasing
some lovely souvenirs to bring home also provide a memorable experience.
Some traditional festivals of these ethnical groups are held here
including the Sanyuejie Festival of the Bai people, Splashing Water
festival of Dai, Torch Festival of Yi and Three Flowers festival
of Naxi People and much more.