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Black Dragon Pond Park, Lijiang
(3.3/5 based on 700+ reviews on the web)
Enjoy a scenic walk at Black Dragon Pond Park, part of Lijiang's World Heritage Site. Nestled at the foot of Elephant Hill and with a dramatic mountain backdrop, this 18th-century park encompasses a peaceful, jade-colored pond, picturesque Qing-period pavilions, and a white-marble bridge leading into a cultural museum. Well-maintained hikes and cobbled lanes offer you an opportunity to enjoy the scenery, with luxuriant chestnut trees a sanctuary for birds. Plan to visit Black Dragon Pond Park and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Lijiang attractions using our Lijiang vacation generator.
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  • This was my favorite part of Lijiang. A beautiful view... we had a Yunnan coffee by the pond with a view of Snow Mountain and it was stunning. The Coffee was okay and grossly overpriced (55 cny ) but ...  more »
  • The main reason to stop in Lijiang is the view of Jade Dragon Snow Mountain. The view from the park is a classic. And the crowds of visitors are part of the spectacle. 
  • Black Dragon Pool (Heilongtan) used to be called Jade Spring Park (玉泉公園). It is a famous pond located at the foot of Elephant Hill on the northern edge of the Lijiang Old Town in Yunnan, China. The su...  more »