Kunming HolidaysChina
KUNMING, the capital of the Yunnan province, is the most laid-back city in the country. Known as "city of eternal spring," both the weather and inhabitants are usually temperate and sunny. The city itself is a clean but ordinary blend of roads and glassy modern office blocks, but its is …

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How to get to Kunming

Here's what you need to know about getting to Kunming. You can see the cheapest month to fly and a snapshot of flight prices for the following month. Also, don't forget to factor in your travelling time - the typical flight from London Heathrow to Kunming takes 15 hours, 55 minutes.

When to go to Kunming

Typical Holiday Price

£552 per person

The average price of hotels and apartments in Kunming varies according to the time of year. To help you plan when to go, we've looked at the hotels available on our site, then worked out the average price per night for the quietest and the busiest months.

Cheapest Month to Visit

November

Based on a typical 1 week holiday - adding together the cost of flights and accommodation - November is the cheapest month to go to Kunming.

Where to stay in Kunming

Whatever your travelling style, we can help find you the perfect place to stay. From luxurious hotels to practical apartments, these are our most popular places in Kunming, according to other travellers.

Reviews of Kunming

Juno Kim
Juno KimAnchorage
15/03/2017

The city of eternal Spring, Kunming is quite a pleasant city. It's named this way because of the mild temperature due to the elevation. As a capital of Yunnan Province, you will have to go through Kunming to get to the attractions in Yunnan.

Bella Ding
Bella DingKunming
13/08/2015

It's my home and welcome everyone to my hometown. Kunming is a tourist city. There are many delicious foods and friendly people, especially beautiful scenery.

Leow Cheng Lam
Leow Cheng LamKlang
23/09/2014

The weather here is cool and warm. You can visit here at any season even in December it is not so cold as Beijing. Kunming have many races like Hanzu, Yizu, Manzu, Zangzu and many other I have not seen before. They usually can be recognized by their own clothing and hairstyle.

Georgina Iraheta
Georgina IrahetaAthens
16/12/2013

Kunming is known as "The City of Eternal Summer" in China. Not so much this morning when I opened the window. If you are planning on visiting better come in the spring.

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