Lugu Lake is an alpine lake at an elevation of 2,685 metres and is the highest lake in the Yunnan Province. The formation of the lake is thought to have occurred in a geological fault belonging to the geological age of the Late Cenozoic. Lugu lake is surrounded by mountains and has five islands, four peninsulas, fourteen bays and seventeen beaches, just like a beautiful pearl shining among the hills of the northwest plateau in Yunnan.
Lugu Lake is also the native place of “The Females’ Kingdom” composed of the Mosuo people, a branch of the Naxi nationality. Lugu Lake Tour has become one of the more unique and promising tourism option with its intact natural living environments, charming lake landscapes, Mosuo culture, an integration of nature and human culture, and the harmony of water and mountains.
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