The Erhai Park is a large scenic area, the focal point of which is the Erhai (Ear-shaped) Lake. This highland lake is situated near Dali in the Yunnan Province of China. People belonging to the Bai ethnic group worship this freshwater Lake as an embodiment of Mother Nature. The Park consists of Mount Cangshan to the west of the lake and Mount Yu’an to the east. There are numerous smaller lakes, bays, sandbars, and islets on the lake. Of the islets, the Jinsuo, Xiaoputuo, Guanyinge, and Nanzhao islands are the best tourist-friendly attractions with many interesting activities like climbing, boating, camping, hiking, etc.