Chinese Space Station Optical Survey Telescope
Cosmology Working Group Meeting
August 12 – 14, 2019 Kunming
1. Conference Venue
South-Western Institute for Astronomy Research (SWIFAR), Yunnan University
Room 1113, Astronomy Building, Yunnan University (Chenggong Campus)
Chenggong District, Kunming, Yunnan, 650500, P.R. China
Hotel: Maple Palace Hotel (枫叶王府酒店)
Address: Zhiyuan Road, around the University Town, Chenggong District, Kunming, Yunnan, P.R. China
TEL: (+86) 0871 - 6888 9929
Below is the address of the hotel in Chinese:
The routes among Maple Palace Hotel (Hotel), SWIFAR building in Yunnan University (Venue) and the dining hall.
3. Transportation Information
A. Kunming Changshui International Airport (KMG): By taxi. It takes about 50 mins and 170 RMB from the airport to the Maple Palace Hotel.
B. Kunming South Railway Station: By taxi. It takes about 15 mins and 20 RMB from the Kunming South Railway Station to the Maple Palace Hotel.
4. Other tips about Kunming
The solar radiation in Kunming is a bit strong due to its altitude (~1900m), thus please be prepared with the UV light protection. During August, short period rain occurs very often. Remember to bring your umbrella.
There is a subway station near the university, from which you can go to the downtown.