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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. Put Shuhe Ancient Town into our Lijiang trip itinerary website to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Lijiang.
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  • Sightseeing can be less tourists than Lijiang, and so comfortable. Since we were staying at hotels in the old town and main tourist places here. Many teahouses and enjoyed it. Lijiang ⇆ Dayan while bus is cheaper to travel by taxi not to burden your wallet!
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  • Nice place to walk and enjoy the not so crowded street and quaint architecture. Lots of shops still but not as commercialised and dense as the old town.  more »
  • We prefer this to the Old Town of Lijiang which looks too 'polished' and definitely commercialized. We visited 22 April. Not many tourists and we were able to enjoy the peace and explore  more »
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  • Another ancient town in Lijiang, with longer history than the main one. Since it is a little less know and not in the center of the city, it attracts less tourists, making the area quieter. Don't get discouraged by what you see in the beginning, go to the further ends of the town to see narrow valleys and feel the spirit of the old town. There are numerous cosy cafes all over the place, but I cannot say anything about the quality of their service, since I have not entered to any of them. A lot of couples are having photo shoot sessions in the upper part of the old town. The entrance fee is 40rmb.
  • 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.
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