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Shuhe Ancient Town, Lijiang

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Listed as a World Heritage Site, Shuhe Ancient Town remains known for its historic houses, waterways, and stone bridges constructed by combining architectural styles of the native Naxi people and the Ming dynasty. Located at the foot of Jade Dragon Snow Mountain, the town stands on a historic tea route, hidden away from other urban areas and modern city bustle. You can purchase many inexpensive souvenirs here, as well as a range of spices used in the local cuisine. Make Shuhe Ancient Town part of your personalized Lijiang itinerary using our Lijiang trip itinerary builder.
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  • Shuhe Ancient town still retains quite a bit of its old town flavor, with old charming buildings still intact, whimsical coffee shops and with more relaxed shop owners who are not loud and pushy as in...  more »
  • I highly recommend it. Even though the site is occupied by shops, maintains the charm of an ancient place, with narrow streets and ancient buildings, either kept or refurbished
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  • Shuhe is a small district of Lijiang. It's so romantic that it's a common place for Chinese couples to have their wedding albums photographed there. No big crowds, it's a good place to avoid the hustl...  more »
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  • The most comfortable place on earth I have even been to. You can feel sunshine massage you every morning. I stayed at K2 international youth hostel for 3 weeks. Small tips for you, disconnect yourself with the rest of world and just enjoy your every moment there. I am confident you will not regret.
  • I m subrata basaks dauther commenting Its very good
  • Very nice, refreshing town beautiful surrounding.
  • Great place to visit. Stay inside old town to get the feels.
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