Yuanyang Hani Rice Terraces Travel Tips

Yuanyang travel tips provide you some considerations when you are traveling in Yuanyang. These tips will be helpful for preparing a trip to Yuanyang.

Useful Numbers

Fire: 119

Police: 110

Ambulance: 120

Postcode: 662400

Weather Report: 12121

Phone Dialing Code: 0873

Consumer Complaint: 12315

Tourist complaint: 0873-3727548

Consultant Telephone: 0873-5644827/0873-7966188

Dressing

The annual average temperature in Yuanyang is 24.4℃. The territory in Yuanyang is all mountain land, temperature difference is great between day and night. For dressing, you are supposed to give priority to light clothing, warm coat and mountaineering Jackets are necessary. When going to Yuanyang in January and February, you should protect yourself from cold, especially those who prepare to shoot the sunrise.

Sunscreen

Yuanyang is located on the tropical of cancer, the climate is nice. Ultraviolet radiation is much stronger than other time at noon, you need sun cream, sunglasses, sunhat or other sunscreen.

Safety

There are villages around Yuanyang, most of which are not accessible by highway. Roads are mostly mountain road, you’d better wear flat shoes since you need to walk. Yuanyang County is of landform with mainly mountainous area, which is vulnerable to natural disasters during rainy days.

The Best Time To Visit Yuanyang

In Yuanyang, rice transplantation is in May, harvest in September and pouring water into terrace in December. The best time to photograph is from November to next April. January and February are the most beautiful time, and the cloud of sea often appears around Spring Festival. Around annual Lantern Festival, wild cherry blossoms, wild kapok, wild peach flowers and pear flowers are all in full bloom, with spectacular scenery.

Language

More than 50% population in Yuanyang is Hani people. They have their own language, Hani language. Except Dialect, people in Yuanyang can also speak mandarin, but most of them speak hardly English.

Consumption Leval of Yuanyang

The consumption level of Yuanyang is low, board and lodging is cheap. Normally, it is possible to stay in a best hotel around 300 yuan, and you can eat a substantial meal for 30-40 yuan. In some small restaurants, they provide box meal which is around 10 yuan.

Banks

1. Terrace Square Branch of Agricultural Bank of China(中国农业银行梯田广场支行)

Address: Terrace Square, Datian Street, Xinjie Town, Yuanyang County(元阳县新街镇大田街)

Tel: 0873-5622801

2. The People’s Bank of China(中国人民银行)

Address: No.9, Wumu Road, Nansha Town, Yuanyang County(元阳县南沙镇五亩路9号)

Post Offices

Yuanyang postal code is 662400. There are some post offices you can send some postcards or packages.

1. Yuanyang Post office(元阳邮局)

Address: Yuangui Road, Nansha Town, Yuanyang County(元阳县南沙镇元桂路)

Tel: +86 873 564 2808

2. Xinjie Post Office(新街镇邮政所)

Address: Dongxian Road, Xinjie Village, Xinjie Town, Yuanyang County(元阳县新街镇新街村东县路)

Hospitals

There are some hospitals in Yuanyang, and also some pharmacies in which you can buy some emergency drug.

1. Yuanyang Ethnic Hospital(元阳民族医院)

Address: The Nprth Terrace Square, Xinjie Town(新街镇梯田广场北面)

Tel: 0873-5623271

2. People’s Hospital of Yuanyang(元阳县人民医院)

Address: No.8, Yerong Road, Nansha Town, Yuanyang County()

Tel: 0873-562 2080

3. Yuanyang Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine(元阳中医院)

Address: Yerong Road, Nansha Town, Yuanyang County()

Tel: 0873-562 2714