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Shuhe Ancient Town, Lijiang

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Historic Site Tourist Spot
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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  • Aside from Shuhe Ancient Town being a perfect place to take in the local people and culture, our stay at the Bivou was xcellent. This inn is lovely. It is located right in the ancient town of Shuhe so...  more »
  • This place is around one hour away from Lijiang, you can get a public bus here and then walk around 2km. It looks pretty, but is still commercialized and because is smaller, it seemed more packed than...  more »
  • Been to lots of old towns on this trip. Lots of things in common between them all, but there are some unique points here... Beautiful mountains in the background, excellent food, and not too crowded.  more »
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  • Nice, clean and interesting. Entry for free. Suprise in China.
  • 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
  • Great place to visit. Stay inside old town to get the feels.
  • Once a better place.