Shangri La is situated on a plateau 3,200 meters above sea level in Northwest Yunnan’s Diqing Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture. The town is in a region that is blanketed in sunshine for most of the year. Daily flights from Kunming, Lhasa & Shanghai make air travel very convenient and efficient. Driving from Lijaing is about 3 hours, and from Dali is 6 approximately hours. Arro Khampa is just steps from the historic Old Town square and market place.