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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This is a smaller ancient town that is still visited by the locals. The shops here are largely the same as Lijiang ancient town. According to the town guide, things here are less expensive than Lijian... more »
You can easily spend a few hours walking around the beautiful old town. It has a really different feel than the old town Lijiang close by. In part, because it seemed that locals also come here. Old to... more »
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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