About 400km and many mountain passes left until we reach Kunming, the capital of Yunnan.
Starting into the mountains, early in the morning:
Luckily, this stretch of very bad road was only a few kilometers:
The expressway right next to us is almost completely flat through tunnels and over bridges. It’s not allowed to cycle it though:
Drying Sichuan pepper:
Just climbed another mountain pass:
Nice people offering help at the roadside:
This climb was extremely steep:
The last mountain pass of the day!
Waiting for the rain to pass:
Fixing a flat in the morning:
Cigarette claw game:
Booyah! 20km of rolling downhill with amazing mountain views: