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So much beauty all in one place.

We stayed in Lijiang for seven days. We went to various places in this ancient town and I can only recommend it. Eat out as much as possible! Our hotel was near the south gate... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Chengdu, China
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50 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We stayed in Lijiang for seven days. We went to various places in this ancient town and I can only recommend it. Eat out as much as possible! Our hotel was near the south gate, which is a lot quieter than the north side. It only took us about 15 minutes to get to the main square. I suggest you... More 

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Saint John, Canada
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4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Old town is very nice for a day or two walking around. Aside from this its a bit touristy and commercialized. Many shops are the exactly same

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Thank Joe_Ellsworth
Stockport, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It is touristy but we liked it. Lovely to wander in the old streets and there is a food court with interesting dishes to try. Lots of cheap tourist shops

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Thank ruth19582014
Melbourne, Australia
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35 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

An old town that is away from the main city of Lijiang. It is very touristy for Chinese - hardly saw any foreigners - and after about half day, it is time to move on. Numerous silver shops abound and you can see crafts people at work. Touristy shops selling the same thing. It is an expensive town. Use it... More 

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hong kong
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52 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We strolled the whole village to during the day . You could see it would be quite busy in evening and during peak holidays/ weekends- which would ruin the old ambiance. The local market was the highlight- from food , veggies and local made goods it was interesting and old style china . Well wthat Ruth a look, lunch but... More 

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Thank nellieHongKong
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lijiang oldtown is definitely worth to see. Personally I think 80kuai is a bit overpriced though since food and drinks in the oldtown are a little pricey too. If u want to avoid the entrance fee try to take one of the parallel streets to the oldtown and look for small passages into the oldtown without staff guarding it.

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Thank Justin B
Canada
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13 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's a nice place for a walk, the shops are expensive and repetitive, but the scenery is really beautiful. It's free if you go at night , but during the day you need to pay the 80rmb "tax".

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Thank rrvgb
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4 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is important to time your visit to Lijiang as to avoid the crowds of Chinese tourists that flock to the area during Spring Festival, China's National Day Holiday and Spring Break. The town has recovered mostly from a devastating earthquake. Although some of the old architecture has vanished, there's still enough to see. A day trip worthy is a... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you love atmospheric places which can take you back in time, then Lijiang is for you. Quaint narrow streets which just invite investigation, where you can literally get lost. Lots of different shops, a market square where you can sit and watch the Chinese people be themselves, dancing, chatting etc. I loved it here just for the sense of... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Way too many tourists (mostly domestic), repeating shops and loud music. Gate way to Tiger Leaping Gorge but stop over for a night or avoid altogether. Want to see an old city go to Heijing or Dali.

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