Northwestern Yunnan

Northwestern Yunnan is in . It consists of Diqing Prefecture, and Lijiang Prefecture.

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is a small city in Province, . It was once the capital of a small kingdom and is a busy world heritage listed tourist town today. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.1 es.

is in Province. The second town with this name is in , and known as the gateway to National Park. Photo: BrokenSphere, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a UNESCO World Heritage site in , , in part of the same complex of mountain ranges as the , at the eastern end of the Himalayas. Photo: Kevin Poh, CC BY 2.0.

is a county in the Hengduanshan Mountains in province. Photo: AddisWang, CC BY-SA 3.0.


is a village in Northwestern Yunnan. Village is a base for hiking and climbing in the Meili Snow Mountain Range.

is a small town in , China, on the eastern route between Qiaotou and .

is a small town in extreme northwestern Province.

is in Northwestern Yunnan. Photo: Livius, Public domain.

Northwestern Yunnan

Latitude of center
27.61° or 27° 36' 36" north
Longitude of center
100.24° or 100° 14' 24" east

Also Known As

  • Chinese: 滇西北
  • Esperanto: nordokcidenta Junano
  • Italian: Yunnan nordoccidentale

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