The climate in Kunming...
The climate in Kunming is mild. In spring (February, March, and April) and autumn (August, September, and October), a wool sweater is recommended. The city has a cool summer and, while a shirt is enough for the day, a jacket is needed in early morning and evening. Elderly tourists should bring wool vests or wool sweaters. Rain gear is needed during this season. Winter is seldom cold in Kunming. However, tourists are advised to bring wool or heavy clothes or jackets.
Being one of the six biggest air terminals in China, Kunming has international airlines, linked with Singapore, Bangkok, Chiangmai, Yangon, Vientiane, Kuala Lumpur and Hongkong, and has forty domestic airlines as well. It also has railways reaching Hai Noi, the capital of Vietnam and cities of China and the highways radiating to all over the country.
Airport to downtown
Bus of No.26 and No.52 and special bus of Airport.
Taxi: Taxi fares are based on the mileage meter or you can bargain. The base price of smaller cars, such as Sia Li car, is RMB 7 yuan for the first three kilometers and 8 yuan for better car.
Railway Station to downtown
Bus of No.2, No.3, No.23, N0.25, N0.44, and No.47.
Taxi: taxi fares are based on the mileage the mileage meter or you can bargain. The base price of smaller cars, such as Sia Li car, is RMB 7 yuan for the first three kilometers and 8 yuan for better car.
a) The urban bus ticket is auto sell and fare is 1 yuan. Paying cash first and up from the front door and down from back door.
b) Few of drivers are good at English; it is a better way to show Chinese map or brief note written destination when foreign travelers take taxicab.
last update 01.10.99 © by Mittermayr Roman