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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 5 days ago

A must see the lake is very calming and you can take a boat for small sum or walk around. Go in morning mist makes it nice

Thank wuyiyao
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The lake itself is lovely as surrounded by stunning high mountains. There is however a string of low rise development along almost all of its western edge from Dàlǐ city northwards. We took a boat trip for 180Y as it was raining so there wasn’t...More

Thank livvynatasha
Reviewed 5 days ago

Environmental protection do very well, I think it's the most suitable for vacation. Erhai lake water is very clean, surrounded by Cangshan mountain, so there are a lot of seagulls, looks that man and nature live in harmony. It's a good choice for riding around...More

Thank Kenny T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Here you can enjoy amazing views... I did it twice already and I suggest to rent the E-bike(easy and possible to find these electric scooter in many of the rental shops in Dali old Town)to go around the lake and visit all these amazing farmers...More

Thank nicodox
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Erhai Lake is a beaitiful area where an ear shaped lake is hugged by 2 long mountains. So whatever side you are on, you can see a lake with a mountain in the backdrop. As of 2017, there is a sewage pipeline project going on...More

Thank alvin197
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's a small lake that has boat rides for 126yuan or about $18usd. The boat goes around the lake and includes a a live performance of traditional dancers on another water boat. The best thing about the boat are the fisherman on it that have...More

Thank travelinh1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went there by bicycle and it is the great option if you are in the mood for active interesting day. Can also rent an e-bike, but you can't go very far - check in advance how many km you can do, I think its around...More

Thank ksyusha_du
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

I took the public bus as instructed by the inn owner (three well inn - owner is nice and helpful. She also speaks fluent English). Walked for 5 mins to look at the beautiful views of the lake. Good for honey moon stay as there...More

Thank KenshinSG
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

雲が発生したり行ったり来たりする風景を楽しめます。遊覧船で2時間ほど乗ることをお勧めします。We can enjoy the landscape which clouds bring and goe back and forth. I'll recommend to take it for about 2 hours by sightseeing boat.

Thank flaneur-shin
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

We were a little bit late for biking the lake so decided to walk to the lake from the old town. It's about an hour walk and goes through the rural area, with lots of flowers to see and of course a nice view on...More

Thank Sjakie S
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Tania E
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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