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Baisha Ancient Town, Yulong County

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Visit the cradle of the ancient Mu clan, Baisha Ancient Town. The family was known for its architectural brilliance and the ancient city stands as a testament to that. See buildings dating back to the Ming dynasty (1368-1644) that are still in use to this day, and admire the murals that decorate the town and give it a feeling of authenticity. As you wander the area, you can escape the rush of urban life for the day and experience the lifestyle of the Naxi population. Take a break at the local restaurants or cafes for a traditional local meal, or go shopping for handmade items at the local workshops. Use our Yulong County vacation route planner to arrange your visit to Baisha Ancient Town and other attractions in Yulong County.
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  • From the amusement park that has become the town of Lijiang is a short bus ride to Baisha. Here runs the Naxi-population still in costume because it is taken for granted, not to lure tourists to a store. Although here also called what tourists are is nowhere near as busy as in Lijiang. It might be a matter of time, because with the murals, the village of definitely something special.
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  • Baisha has an old look about it but is still very much a thriving community. There are many fruit and vegetable sellers on the streets, as well as shops selling clothes, bric-a-brac and other touristy...  read more »
  • Baisha, at the foot of Jade Dragon snow mountain 12 km north of Lijiang, was where the minority Naxi people first lived ruled by the prominent Mu family. Construction began during Tang Dynasty (618 - ...  read more »
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