Kunming Ranks No. 2 in 2018 Global Summer Destination List

Recently, CICC (China Institute of City Competitiveness), APEPA (Asia-Pacific Association of Environmental Protection)、ICGA (International Cultural Geology Association) have announced the results for the Ranking List for the 15th(2018) Summer Destinations in China and the World. 


The list is based on the long-term data gathered from each summer during the past few years of places in the world, and it takes accounts from recent climate information from the United Nations World Meteorological Organisation, the World Meteorological agencies, Hong Kong Observatory and other related organisations. This report has also made a comprehensive reference to different destinations related to natural resources, ecological environment, culture, landscapes, attractions, reception capacity, accessibility, influences and other performances. 


The total lists have four sections: List of 2018 Global Summer Destination, List of 2018 Chinese Summer Destinations, List of 2018 Chinese Summer Mountains and List of 2018 Summer Leisure Counties. Among the above mentioned lists, some places in Yunnan have been listed. 

(Drand View Pavillion at Daguan Park, Kunming)


Top Ten 2018 Global Summer Destination

Saint Petersburg (Russia)

Kunming (China)

Copenhagen (Denmark)

Amsterdam (The Netherlands)

Vienna (Austria)

Helsinki (Finland)

Lucerne (Switzerland)

Cape Town (South Africa)

Guiyang (China)

 Kigali (Rwanda)


Top Ten 2018 Chinese Summer Destinations

Kunming (Yunnan Province)

Guiyang (Guizhou Province)

Harbin (Heilongjiang Province)

Lijiang (Yunnan Province)

Qingdao (Shandong Province)

Xi’ning (Qinghai Province)

Liupanshui (Guizhou Province)

Lincang (Yunnan Province)

Nongken Tianyuan rural and urban group of land reclamation (Heilongjiang Province)

 Qinghuangdao (Hebei Province)


Top Ten 2018 Chinese Summer Mountains

Changbai Mountain (Jilin)

Wutai Mountain (Shanxi)

Huangshan Mountain (Anhui)

E’mei Mountain (Sichuan)

Yulong Snow Mountain (Yunnan)

Lushan Mountain (Jiangxi)

Mogan Mountain (Zhejiang)

Zengjia Mountain (Sichuan)

Jigong Mountain (Henan)

Jiucai Lawn, Wumeng Mountain (Guizhou)


Top Ten 2018 Chinese Summer Leisure Counties

Haiyang City, Yantai, Shandong

Zhongshan District, Liupanshui, Guizhou 

Wayuan Wa Autonomous County, Lincang, Yunnan

Hongxinglong Agricultural Town, Heilongjiang

Qixingguan District, Bijie City, Guizhou

Bayi Distrcit, Linzhi City, Xizang Autonomous Region

Tengchong, Baoshan City, Yunnan

Linjiang, Baishan City, Jilin

Xinyuan County, Changzhi City, Shanxi

Weichang Manchu and Menggu Autonomous County, Chengde City, Hebei