Lijiang Travel Guide 4-star

Last Update: 2008-2-22; By chinatravelservice

Attraction : 4-star

Transportation: 4-star

Accommodation: 3-star

Food: 3-star

Shopping: 4-star

Entertainment: 5-star

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Lijiang Travel Guide, Lijiang tour, Lijiang China
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Lijiang will spoil you with its cobbled streets, willows-lined canals, hurly-burly markets and waterside cafes. It's a great place worthy of a few days' away.

Lijiang in Naxi the language means "the bend of the JInsha River". Lijiang is located on the first bend of the Yangtze River. Lijiang Ancient Town was added in to the World Heritage list by the UNESCO on December, 4th, 1997 for its unique Naxi culture.

There are lots of interesting sights around Lijiang. The lofty snow-capped Jade Dragon Snow Mountain, 35 km north of Lijiang appears on almost every postcard of the area. The First Bend of the Yangtze River and the Tiger Leaping... [ View Details ]

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There are 3 comments about Lijiang:

5-star shyoto Says:
  2008-8-17 0:47:00
This is the very place I would like to go in Yunnan..

4-star Yourguide Says:
  2008-7-2 20:59:00
I visited Lijiang last year. It's realy an interesting place

5-star Thomas Says:
  2008-1-28 20:44:00
A great place if it is not so touristy

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