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Lashi Lake

10 km West of Lijiang, Lijiang 674107, China
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Ranked #19 of 70 attractions in Lijiang
Type: Bodies of Water, National Parks, Nature/ Wildlife Areas
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yunnan Lijiang
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Lashi Lake is a international wet land park.There is a Lamasary Temple at the foot of Mountain beside the lake, named Zhiyun(point clound).Lots of little Lama are come from Sichuan Tibetan, If we lucky enough we can listen the tibetan scripture with them. Following the steps, it is a very big hall in front of your eyes, Inside there is... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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7 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Being birds lovers and nature photographers, We quite like Lashi Lake despite the rampant commercialization. We joined a local tour from Kunming and mingled withe the local and hence got some very good deal for like 200RMB which includes tourist coach transport to and fro, horse ride, boat ride and tea plus lunch all thrown in. We were slightly late... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

We didn't have a good impression of Lashi Hai. It is after all a wetland made happening through man made commercialism. Throw in a few horse rides and boat rides, that becomes an attraction. But you can do that anywhere else in the world too. Hence, not worth the money spent... Which is expensive by china standards. The worst part... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

They tried to sell you Chinese herb. They have 2 guys pretended to be tourists. They claimed that they are owners of Chinese medical hall and they found this rare herb here..at the lake meant for tourists ? unfortunately, one of our friends fell prey to the scam. She was initially told about the herb and thought it cost a... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014 via mobile

Paid 800 for two for the horse-riding and boating. Was told it was special price and was asked to be hush about it. The ride was done in less than 2 hours. I could only commend the horses, and nothing much else. Grossly overpriced. And I feel cheated.

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Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014

Like I was in a world that I had never been before. I enjoyed the mule riding up the hill. On top of the hill, the view was breathtaking especially early in the morning. You can see the river water vaporizing creating a mystical view together with the sun rays. Waterfalls can be seen along the journey. The journey on... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

there is nothing to see at lashi lake. time can be better spent elsewhere. do avoid touts at zhongyi market touting horse riding at lashi lake. the modus operandi is as follows: the mini van would bring you to an obscure horse riding station. on alighting, the van would simply drive off leaving you stranded at the station for a... More

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Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2013

We stopped at Lashi Lake on our way to Baisha and Shuhe, and while it has some nice views of the mountains, there is really not much else to do or see.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

Known as "New Basin" in Naxi Tribe language. Gazetted as National Wetland Park. Abt less than 30 minutes of drive thru the country via Lijiang Ancient town ( 8 Km west ). At an elevation of 2,500 meters located at Hengduan Mountain Range provides a wonderful view of the province and the climate is also much cooler than other parts... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2013 via mobile

20 minutes from Lijiang Old Town Small Horse riding provides very interesting experience especially for first timer. Quite stable even going up and down narrow lanes. Not much of safety regulation I.e no helmet etc. Metal boat rowing at this time of the year is a waste of time. No bird to watch . No life vest provided Traffic could... More

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