Closed for renovations at the time of research, the East Pagoda is a Tang structure that was, according to Chinese sources, destroyed by...
Originally built more than 400 years ago, this mosque was ripped down in 1997 in order to build a larger version, which looks vaguely...
Yúnnán Provincial Museum
Set inside a 1950s-era building, Yúnnán’s provincial museum has been upgraded and its interior is sparkling throughout. There are...
An expat Chinese–run dive bar that attracts a mixed crowd of expats and locals. DJs most weekends and they show the English football too.
1910 La Gare du Sud
Offering good value Yúnnán specialities in a pleasant neo-colonial–style atmosphere, this place is a fave with both expats – it’s the...
Dongsi Jie · interesting places nearby
West Pagoda information
Closed for renovations at the time of research, this Tang pagoda can't be climbed, nor is the temple complex open, but it is a good spot for people-watching with all manner of tea-drinking and mah-jong games going on.