Stone Forest [Photo provided to km.gov.cn]
A unique geological formation, the Stone Forest is exactly a beautiful forest of flowering lime-stone pillars.
•Shilin Yi Autonomous County
•7am to 7pm(no entry after 5:30pm) 07:00~18:00
•Each summer, the Stone Forest hosts a spectacular Torch Festival, a major holiday of the local Yi people.
Around Stone Forest
1. Nuohei Yi Village
A traditional village of the local Yi ethnic group famed for its houses made entirely of slate, and a favorite spot for landscape painters.
•Open all day
2. Shilin Ice and Snow Ocean World
A theme park combining both snow and ocean themes, with aquariums, dolphin shows, indoor skiing, a circus, and a family oriented hotel.
•9am to 6pm 09:00~18:00