Puer located in the northwest of Yunnan province which is about 550 kilometers away from the capital city Kunming. It has an important location in China’s southwestern boundary, neighboring Laos, Vietnam and Burma and sharing a 486 kilometers boundary line with these three countries.
It covers an area of 45,385 square kilometers with the total population of 2,610,000. There are many ethnic minorities living here, such as Lahu, Hani, Wa and Yi. Tea culture is an attractive tourist factor of the city. China Puer Tea Exhibition Garden is the main spot of Puer. The Exhibition Garden is built on the Yingpan Mountain, 30 kilometers from the downtown area.