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Erhai Lake

No.55 Zhongshan Road, Dali 661000, China
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No.55 Zhongshan Road, Dali 661000, China
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Lovely rural spot with excellent views of the lake. Lots of birds if you like bird watching. Sadly the coffee shop was not open despite the signs. Tricky driving there especially after heavy rain.

Thank olddht
Reviewed 1 week ago

I rented a bike in Dali old town and biked through the countryside to the river. It was a highlight of my trip and worth the 20RMB

Thank Stacia R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a beautiful and reflective lake in Dali. I would advise anyone visiting to get a bike and look at a map of the local area for the road which runs alongside the west side of the lake. Drive along this road and find...More

Thank Daryl S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Erhai Lake is in a beautiful setting. We went on a lake cruise. The boat was very basic and there was no narration either in Chinese or English. The views were nice but not much more than you could see from shore.

Thank OneAddictedTraveler
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Interesting place to visit and tour by boat across to a fishing village and the lifestyle of china bordering on ancient times to the future. Beautiful scenery along this 56 klms lake bordered by snow capped mountain ranges and fertile garden city.

Thank Funfoodfavourites
Reviewed 18 April 2017

a scenic area to swim ,walk,eat,cycle or grab a place to stay.you can even do the really touristy cormorant fishing trip with local fishermen

Thank bobby364
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

We took a 45 minutes domestic flight from Kunming to Dali on 16 Apr 2017 to continue with our tour of Yunnan attractions. Our tour guide Carrie in her colourful traditional Bai costume was in the Dali airport to receive us. As we are travelling,...More

Thank Lian Tiong G
Reviewed 14 April 2017

A pleasant trip across the lake on a sunshine afternoon, clears the cobwebs and allows a time to relax a little, no refreshment, a basic boat with no frills

Thank frasedbv
Reviewed 11 April 2017

It was perfect sunny day we rent electric scooter each 50 RMB for all day. We almost ride 40 km by stoping in different spots one side and enjoy a lot.

Thank mbilal26
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We went to the renowned tip of the lake which is named the tongue of the lake. It was beautiful but not sp spectacular. It was quite charming going in on a horse-drawn carriage, but it felt a bit commercialized. The road that goes along...More

Thank Jacqueline S
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How much is the boatride to see the Comorants catching fish
22 July 2015|
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Tania E
Hi where did you go to take the boat ride? I mean which village around the lake?
20 July 2015|
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Response from mmezedd99 | Reviewed this property |
HI, I actually did not know the town but I believe those saying Longkan are correct. We just showed the taxi driver Caicun on a map because we thought it was there and she figured it out and took us to the dock. Remember... More