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Shuhe Ancient Town, Lijiang

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Listed as a World Heritage Site, Shuhe Ancient Town remains known for its historic houses, waterways, and stone bridges constructed by combining architectural styles of the native Naxi people and the Ming dynasty. Located at the foot of Jade Dragon Snow Mountain, the town stands on a historic tea route, hidden away from other urban areas and modern city bustle. You can purchase many inexpensive souvenirs here, as well as a range of spices used in the local cuisine. Put Shuhe Ancient Town into our Lijiang trip itinerary website to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Lijiang.
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  • Shuhe old town is very pleasant. Winding streets with clear streams, lots of picturesque buildings, colourful ‘atmosphere’. A very few villagers in minority dress, outnumbered by couples having weddin...  more »
  • Quieter version of Lijiang. Do not expect tranquility but still it gives better feeling than lijiang. Good to access mountain villages  more »
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  • Nice place to visit, not too many tourists around - which is good
  • Shuhe is relatively quiet compare to Lijiang DaYan even both also old heritage town in Lijiang, but you may ride horse in shuhe and not in Lijiang Dayan
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