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Banyan Tree Ringha Hotel Shangri-La, China

Discover a sanctuary at the roof of the world. Stay in an authentic Tibetan farmhouse, in Yunnan’s fabled Shangri-La Valley.

Many people have heard of the almost mythical valley of Shangri-La. But comparatively few have ever been there. You could stay in an authentic Tibetan farmhouse -refurbished to include modern refinements and luxuries – some 3,200 metres up in this remote valley.

It’s a unique travel experience that includes being pampered in a world class spa, with treatments that combine yoga, Chinese Tui Na and ancient Himalayan Gui Shi hot stone therapies. It’s a sensational way of feeling on top of the world, whilst staying on the roof of the world.

Banyan Tree, at a glance

  • 45 minutes from Diqing Shangri-La Airport
  • 20 lodges, painstaking recreated from Tibetan farmhouses
  • Furnished in ethnic style with fireplaces and wooden balconies
  • Choice of two restaurants, Highland Romance dining and lounge bar
  • Meeting and corporate facilities

For leisure and pleasure

  • Roof of the World spa
  • Wide range of off-the-track excursions through fascinating countryside
  • Discover the Valley of Shangri-La
  • Tours to ancient towns like Lijiang and and Sonzaling for blessings from the High Lama
  • Tsalong Village and Nomad Alpine treks
  • Visits to White Water Terraces, the upper Yangtze Gorge and Rongpa Valley amongst many others

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