It has an area of 1306 sq km.
Kaili Postal Code: 556000
Kaili Area Code: 0855
It has the population of 447,900.
Kaili has a subtropical humid climate. There are few seasonal changes. The weather is frequently cloudy and rainy all year. The temperature is also moderate, not too cold in the winter, or hot in the summer. Annual rainfall in this area averages nearly 1000-1300 millimeters and annual temperature averages 15 Celsius around.
Along Xiang-Qian Railway to the southeast of Guizhou province, Kaili city is the capital of Miao and Dong minority autonomous region and the central tourist city in west part. With unique architectural structure in Dong ethnic region, Dong Ethnic Drum Tower serves as a public site for villagers' sacrificial events, festival rally and leisure.
The Dong Ethnic Wind and Rain Bridge, also named as the Flower Bridge straddles the River. On the bridge, there are corridors and towers with long benches inside for passers-by's rest and shelter from rain, as well as for traffic and dancing recreation purposes.
The Miao and Dong Minority Autonomous Prefecture enjoys numerous ethnic festivals with different styles, including Dragon dance Festival (15th of the first lunar month), Dragon board race, Dragon Lantern Festival, lusheng (bamboo music entrustment) meeting, Sisters Festival, Eating Fresh Rice Festival, Torch Festival and so on.