Songtsam Tacheng is located in the heart of an area of outstanding natural beauty. Surrounding by paddy fields, endangered monkeys and idyllic villages, a trip to this undiscovered part of China is a truly unique experience.
At a Glance
Beautiful views of the terraced rice fields
Elegant design to highlight the local style
Amazing location in one of the more fertile areas of China
Very intimate with only 9 boutique rooms
Fantastic base to explore the surrounding nature reserve and beautiful Naxi Villages
Meet our specialists
Call us on 858 523 9000 to start planning your vacation to Songtsam Tacheng or take a look at our itineraries to Yunnan
The Songtsam Tacheng is perhaps one of the most intimate properties we offer in China, with just 9 Deluxe Rooms to choose from and views of the organic rice fields, it makes for a trip of a lifetime.
The stunning and serene setting of the lodge, nestled in mountain valleys and surrounded by organic rice fields, which produce over 3000kg of product every year make the views from the private balconies perfect for a romantic getaway or family trip.
The local area is rich a vegetation and wildlife, meaning the restaurant can serve up a variety of delicacies that reflect the atmosphere and vibe of the property.
Notable highlights of the Songtsam Tacheng Lodge are the outdoor swimming pool and luscious gardens which are perfect for an afternoon of relaxing and animal spotting. For those who fancy going further a-field, guided hiking along the mountain trail, cookery classes and excursions to see the endangered Yunnan Golden Monkeys can be arranged.
Throughout the Sontsam Tacheng Lodge, history and nature have been combined to give the property a quaint charm, that exudes comfort and tradition. The rooms all have king size beds, locally handcrafted furniture and an array Tibetan rugs, as well as views of the valley and paddy fields.
During your stay at the Songtsam Tacheng, you can expect to dine on local delicacies, including exotic, locally sourced fruit & vegetables, rainbow trout, from the nearby rivers and ham from the wild boar that are abundant in the area. The lodge provides 3 meals a day, as well as soft drink, local beer and tea and coffee.
If you are going on an excursion or hike around the area, the staff will be more than happy to provide you with a picnic hamper to ensure you don't get peckish on your journey.
With such a stunning backdrop, there is plenty to keep you enthralled during your stay at the idyllic Songtsam Tacheng.
From guided tours of the local area, and seeing the bee hives, which produce some of the most celebrated wild honey in China, to learning to cook a classic regional dish or dancing to traditional Tibetan music, there really is something to keep everyone occupied!
The property features wifi in all rooms, 24 hour hot water and 24 hour room service. Laundry can be arranged at an extra cost.
Location & Directions
Located in the heart of the mountain valley, Tacheng is perhaps the most fertile terrain around, ensuring an abundance of wildlife and vegetation to absorb your senses.
When to go
The best travel period to Ringha is April to October, during the summer months. Winter is cold. here is also a big temperature difference between day and night. If you want to experience the most beautiful scenery, April and May is the best time for you to arrive.