It's my pleasure to be your guide and your next minority friend.

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Member for 12 years 12 months
$15 Per Hour | $100 Per Day
  • Gender
    : Female
  • English
    : Fluent
  • Transportation
    Private bus, Public transportation, Bicycle
  • Services
    Tour guide, Interpreter, Business assistant, Shopping assistant, Car rental, Airport/train station pickup, Ticket booking

About Me

My dear guests and friends:
           Thanks for browsing my page here. My name is Timmy and I am an English tour guide with 6 years guiding experiences based in Yunnan  ,and International tour leader for 3 years . I usually guiding in Kunming and often travel to Dali, Lijiang, Shangri-La, Tengchong, Yuanyang and many other cities in Yunnan province.  My specialty is designing custom private tours to meet customer requirements.
    I am a sweet lady with many characteristics, my top qualities being honest and kind.  Besides my profession, I have many hobbies such as singing minority songs, minorities dances, playing badminton, writing ancient poems and tea ceremonies.  As a lover of travel and an experienced guide, I do understand very well what my guests expect from the tours in Yunnan .
    My principles: Treat my guests as my good friends. To be honest,I do care for my guests, and service my guests with my heart.  I am a guide not only showing my guests popular sightseeing places, but also off-beaten-paths, to see the way how local people live.  Moreover, if you are interested in local food, I am glad to bring you to a clean and very cheap restaurant in the oldest building which has local Kunming food, etc...
   I am Yi nationality, I can tell you more about my nationality.I will be your next Minority Nationality friend. I am an international tour leader ,traveled many countries in Asia . I do have lots of stories to share with you . I am also foodie guide (clients said )
I also provide services for:
Business Assistant - including company with clients, visit suppliers; interpreter & translator during exhibitions; business sourcing, market research, business negotiation. Shopping Assistant - teaching you most competitive shopping without receiving a commission from the sellers.  I can help you shopping in the markets, etc.  In addition, I am good at bargaining.  Car rental/motorcycle rental Airport/train station pickup & sendoff, ticket booking.  Hotel/restaurant/massage/spa recommendation and reservations.
Please feel free to ask me any info or questions.  I will reply you within 12 hours.  I am very confident that I will be able to enhance your Yunnan trip experience and I am very glad to be your next China Minority nationality friend.
Looking forward to meeting you in Kunming soon.
Wish you a wonderful trip!

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Reviews of timmytao

  • sujoymaitree

    October 14, 2014

    <p>We were from India and were on a day trip to Kunming on 10/10/2014.We were interested in Stone Forest and Dianchi lake....read more

  • Adina

    September 19, 2014

    <p>It is one of my colleague encouraged me to contact Timmy in Kunming , he said to me that it is not easy abroad to a totally strange country .it turned out to be absolutely true when I travel to Yunnan . But the moment I met Timmy in the Kunming Changshui airport I knew that the young lady was going to be reliable assistant and sincere friend of me ....read more

  • prae

    June 17, 2014

    <p>Timmy is fluent in English and taking good care of my family throughout the trip. She has good knowledge of Chinese history and background story of each place. She even teaches us to do Tai-chi in the park! She is very energetic, genuinely loves her culture and very well organized. Highly recommended!!! &nbsp;</p>

  • moshealagem

    May 19, 2014

    <p>Best operator,</p> ...read more

  • JSzilagyi

    January 15, 2014

    <p>When my husband and I decided to travel to China, we found out that a close friend&#39;s grandfather was a missionary from Cornwall who went to Yunnan Province in the late 1800&#39;s, fell in love with the place and especially the people, lived there for numerous year, and was actually buried there. We decided that we would like to go visit that area. We contacted Timmy Tao and asked if she could help us do that....read more

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