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Xishuangbanna Region

Awarded Top 10 region to travel to in 2022

About Best In Travel 2022

North of Myanmar and Laos, Xishuangbanna (西双版纳, Xīshuāngbǎnnà) is the Chinese approximation of the original Thai name of Sip Sawng Panna (12 Rice-Growing Districts). Better known as Bǎnnà, the area has become China’s mini-Thailand, attracting tourists looking for sunshine, water-splashing festivals and jungle treks. Xishuangbanna Dai Autonomous Prefecture, as it is known officially, is subdivided into the three counties of Jinghong, Menghai and Mengla.

Xishuangbanna Region: Voted Top 10 Region as Best in Travel 2022

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Top attractions

These are our favorite local haunts, touristy spots, and hidden gems throughout Xishuangbanna Region.