Top things to do in Jinghong

Top Choice International in Jinghong

Meimei Cafe

This is the first of all the western-style cafes in town and still the best. Choose from Dai and Chinese, burgers and breakfast, Belgian beer and espresso drinks; the menu has it all and everything we've tried has b…
Gardens in Jinghong

Tropical Flower & Plants Garden

This terrific botanic garden, found west of the town centre, is one of Jinghong’s better attractions. Admission gets you into a series of gardens where you can view over a thousand different types of plant life grou…
Thai in Jinghong

Thai Restaurant

If you’re not making the trek overland to Southeast Asia, get your Thai fix at this ever-reliable open-air restaurant. It’s not the most upmarket Thai place in town, but it’s certainly the busiest and there’s a huge…
Market in Jinghong

Jinghong Night Market

All manner of Dai and Yunnan eats are on display in the centre of this redeveloped east bank complex, and the market is close to the riverbank where Chinese-style bars congregate. For a taxi from the centre of town …
Thai in Jinghong

Luō Luō Bīng Wū

This buzzing local spot has Jinghongers flocking here for the cheap and tasty rice-noodle and fried-rice dishes, many of them served cold. There's also a huge selection of fruit juices, iced coffees, shakes and Taiw…
International in Jinghong

Mekong Cafe

This long-standing presence has a prime location overlooking the riverbank close to the night market in the newly developed bar strip. It still serves up a wide-ranging mix of western and Chinese food, as well as ma…