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Breathtakingly beautiful

Stayed in a hotel across from Meili Snow Mountain. The view from the balcony was fantastic! As the... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2017
Dorothy L
Kunming, China
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Beautiful & mysterious Meili holy mountain

Definitely worth coming a long way -3 hours by car from Shangri La. There are other snowy... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2017
Hong Kong, China
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Also known as the Prince Snow Mountain, it is famous for its main and yet unconquered peak, Kagebo Peak.
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Shengping Town, Deqin County 674500, China
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Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Stayed in a hotel across from Meili Snow Mountain. The view from the balcony was fantastic! As the clouds moved along, the various peaks were revealed. Sat and watched the majestic snow-capped peaks and glaciers all afternoon. At sunrise the following morning, the highest peak,...More

Thank Dorothy L
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Definitely worth coming a long way -3 hours by car from Shangri La. There are other snowy mountains e.g. Baima, Yuling, etc. I haven't visited all the others but this is really beautiful, having been to French Alps. We only did the touristic viewing platform,...More

Thank terrycwou
Reviewed 18 May 2017

This was an excellent way to spend a morning. One would of advice pay heed to your drivier's instructions regarding the use of the oxygen bottles since at 4,600mtrs which is the height of the gondala station you are more that half way up the...More

Thank chrisdxuk
Reviewed 1 March 2017

The best view of these snow moutains is the golden sunrise, so it'd better to take a night at Fei Lai Temple village, bus from Lijiang city will stop here, and a lot of hotels are besides the road.In winter it has bigger chance than...More

5  Thank XUEGANG Z
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Meili Snow Mountain (梅里雪山, also known as Prince Snow Mountain) is located northwest of Shangri-La City, Yunnan, China. Meili Snow Mountain Fei Lai Temple Viewing Platform (梅里雪山飛來寺觀景台) is about 185 km from Shangri-La City via G214 national highway. It is the perfect location where you...More

2  Thank jameshuang
Reviewed 20 June 2016

So beautiful as we were facing Meili Snow Mountain just right outside from our inn. Waking up every morning was a blessing. According to the locals, the best time to see Meili Snow Mountain in its full glory is during October. Sadly we went during...More

Thank healthykiwi
Reviewed 15 April 2016

Fantastic! Amazing snow mountain especially with the sunrise. I managed to enjoy the sunrise along with the mountain right from my hotel window

1  Thank Clara C
Reviewed 15 March 2016

you will never see a mountain like this. especially in the sun raise, what amazing view !! although is quite cold here but surely it is worth to travel

1  Thank 0101jerry0101
Reviewed 11 October 2015

Very beautiful mountain and you can feel the tibetan culture here, went here on September the weather was very nice and suit for Trekking.

2  Thank mavis S
Reviewed 11 October 2015

Fantastic small town, atop a cliff with a superb view of the Meili Snow Mountains (pray for good weather)

1  Thank nadsnadya
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21 March 2015|
Response from Himalaya Tibet ... E |
hi, Clueless 999, it is totally safe to trek Mingling Glacier on yourself, you will be accompanied by many other tourists on the road, It's not deserted at all, there is forest... let me know if you need other info.