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World Heritage Park, Lijiang

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Address: Yuquan Road, Gucheng District, Lijiang 674100, China
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Phone Number: 0888-8881074
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8:30 am - 5:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

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See my review on the old town. One lasting memory is the number and high quality and cleanliness of the toilets. All well sign posted and many of them. Even toilet paper. I guess... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
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Essex
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

See my review on the old town. One lasting memory is the number and high quality and cleanliness of the toilets. All well sign posted and many of them. Even toilet paper. I guess this stands out given the number of unusable (but you have to use them if you are desperate) WCs I encountered during the tour into Tibet,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bu staying at the Zen Garden Hotel in "Old Town" you do not have to pay a fee to enter the area. You are able and are able to stroll the streets at any time day or night and experience the town.

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Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 370 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016

This is a beautiful park, full of heritage and culture. The Naxi traditional buildings, the narrow pedestrian cobbled streets, stone bridges and small streams can be found thoughout the park. There are many photo opportunities. The city keeps the place very clean, even the public washroom was very clean, well signed and beautiful flowers are displayed along the road. You... More 

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Shangrao, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016

I combined both ancient town and this place together. They actually are combined together. This place you have to pay to enter. The ancient town is free. I was not impressed with this area of Lijiang. I enjoyed the other ancient town on the outskirts of the city better.

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Thank Nashboroguy
Chengdu, China
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108 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful place to be, very easy to get lost, but so be it. You can easily walk a few miles without realizing it, because you're just completely soaking up the atmosphere. I love when that happens.

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Jakarta
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2016

Not quite old town with real life. Most of the place became shop house or hotel. Heritage preservation should be done not only the architecture, but also the life inside it

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Thank Sukeren
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39 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2016

It does not named World Heritage for nothing. Weather was pefect. Cold and sunny with clear blue sky. You may spend 2 to 3 days walking around, checking out some outdoor bars for nice cocktails or a good steamboat. Just watch the price as some may be overly priced especially the TEA there. Remember to ask and not assume if... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2015

as a world heritage site it is a must see when visiting. walk the rambles and enjoy the ambiacne and local hospitality.

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Thank Matt H
Chengdu, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

The old oak trees and the high pagoda gives nice view of the old town, its worth the 50 yuan and you can take wonderful pictures at the top of the pagoda.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

I used the address here on trip advisor to put a pin-point on my phone map. I used the Chinese Address here on trip advisor to show my driver. I showed the driver the address and he said he knew where it was, but that I should go to Heilong (Black Dragon) Park instead and then walk over to the... More 

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