Dali is situated in the northwest of Yunnan province and about 350 kilometers away from Kunming. It covers an area of 1,468 square kilometers with the total population of 680 thousand. It is one of the earliest cradles of Yunnan culture and has created glorious Dali Kingdom.
In this land, Cangshan Mountain, Erhai Lake, Dali Ancient Town and Three Pagodas of Chongsheng Temple, Butterfly Spring and Dali Municipal Museum are the representative scenic spots. As the natives of Dali Prefecture, Bai ethnic minority has its unique and charming culture, custom, architecture and festivals, which attracted numerous tourists to visit.