Yichang Seasons & Travel Advice
It is not wise to visit in summer; because the plum rain at this season brings great trouble for transportation. The weather of winter is fairly cold, which is not suitable for travel either. The best seasons for visiting are spring and autumn, when the climate is favorable and pleasant.
Its warm, moist weather makes it an ideal area for growing oranges which are harvested in August. The Chinese traditional dragon-boat festival is the fifteenth day of the fifth month according to the Chinese lunar calendar.
This festival is more ceremonious here as it is in memory of a great people of this city-Qu Yuan.