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Lijiang is a small town in the southwest of China in the Yunnan province. This is the house of the Naxi minority with a very interesting culture. Get to know a little bit more about it and you won't regret it.
Unfortunately, Lijiang is now on the tourist-route map, so sometimes the town can get a little bit crowded. You will have a lot to see and it's up to you to escape the crowds -- get up early and explore the town and its old streets. You will be able to find the old system of water canals and the pools where the drinkable water used to appear -- head for Baima Longtar to see a nice example of the pools. Don't miss the Old Market Square as it is the most symbolic place in town.
Another amazing place is the Black Dragon Pool Park in the north side of town. The views of the Jade Dragon Snow Mountain are great; it's one of the most photographed sites in the Yunnan province. In the Black Dragon Pool Park, you can also find some exhibitions and a museum that explore the Naxi minority and can be good value for money if you are curious about these subjects.
The best and easiest way to get to Lijiang by bus –- the town has three bus stations -– connecting the town to all main cities and towns in the Yunnan province. There is also one airport just twenty-five kilometers away.
There are a few hostels in Lijiang, but plenty of accommodation. Lijinag's hostels are the cheapest option and can provide you average conditions and facilities, but you can always expect good cleaning conditions in almost every hostel. Lijiang's hostels are the best place to meet with other travelers and share some travel experiences.
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Youth Hostel Lijiang
"International Youth Hostel Lijiang, is the first ever Youth Hostel in Lijiang, opened in 2000. Hostel is located in the bustling downtown of Lijiang, the Old Town just across the street, walking distance to the Mu Fu Palace which in center of Old Town just 10 minutes. The most convenient transportation of the all Youth Hostel in Lijiang , the most spacious accommodations, the largest hostel garden, and the cheapest price." …...
Mama Naxi's Guesthouse
"… just 10 minutes' walk away. We have various types of rooms, you can find a suitable one. And a large yard, you can chat, play, or doing nothing and just enjoy the sunshine ~ And we provide valuables safe-storing service and luggage storage for free. We provide the Trekking Tiger Leaping Gorge travel related services and the cars to the Tiger Leaping Gorge every morning . You can choose 1 day or 2 days trip. We...
Garden Inn in Lijiang
"Cool - Had a great stay ... nice people, location very convenient, good service. I'm totally content." … "… wine, beer and music in the bar. Of course, you could show your talent and have some fun on our guitar... Garden Inn is located in the old town of Lijiang. If you prefer not to walk, a taxi can drop you off in front of our hostel. If needed, we can provide a pickup service from the airport for 100 RMB. All the...
"Great place for staying near the old town shops in Lijiang - Showers are good, staff excellent, location good, form beds comfy and clean, I would stay here again." … "… includes 4 beds and two of this type include 8 beds. We ourselves designed every single room, such as style, furnishings and decorating. Staying in the room you may feel the charm of Lijiang and have a good rest. We offer: Wifi in big lobby and rooms...
On The Road International Youth Hostel
Lijiang Old Town
"… people. 8 Bed Mixed Dorm Dormitory style and range in size from 2 beds upwards.They offer mixed accommodation.8 beds,share bathroom outside,WIFI in room. 4 Bed Mixed Dorm Dormitory style and range in size from 2 beds upwards.They offer mixed accommodation.4 beds,share bathroom outside,WIFI in room. The private room types available are: Standard Double Bed Private (??) Double private room.In order to secure a private room you will...
Lijiang Ancient Town Youth Hostel
"The hostel is located in the main street of Li Jiang ancient town, by the east river, with great view of ancient town and snow mountain. It is also 3-minute walking distance to Si Fang Road. It offers dormitory, economic room ,luxurious room and a suite of luxurious sightseeing room, featured by internet cafe's,book corner, wine bar ,all completely open to the public." … "… to the big series), then walking along the street...
House & White Lakeside Lodge
"… a facelift. It was a deconstruction project that would combined postmodern elements and the existing Chinese ones. So we began the project and after 9 long hard months of dedicated work, Lakeview Lodge was born. This is my new home and I invite you to be part of a very rare experience. It's a chance to return back to mother nature and restore your inner peace. I hope to see you soon. Panba Lakeside Lodge in Lijiang is located...
Lijiang Lashi-Lake Wona International Youth Hostel
"… steeper terrain is your desire, let us take you on our rock climbing adventures. Our professional guiding service has developed more than 20 sport climbing routes in the Lijiang area. These routes range in difficulty from 5.7-5.13. Our guides will also take you to the world class crack climbing destination at the Lijiang Laojunshan National Park, better known as Li Ming. With a climbing style similar to Indian Creek in America, this...
"worst staff in the world, super rude owner, crazy man." … "… may you have a wonderful shower after a long trip , our quiet room and clean worm linens may you have a good sleep for refilling your energy for next trip . We open up a bright and cozy common room at downstairs with a DVD room have hundreds of movies people could choose and a cool bar with a nice pool table, good selection beers and cocktails. If you leave shortly...
Sweet Sunshine Hostel
"… is brand newly decorated, all toilet with Automatic flushing device to make sure the toilet is clean. We have a nice location, walking to the famous water tankers only takes 5 minute. If you‘re self-driving you can just park the car in front of our hostels. Sweet Sunshine Hostel has difference kind of room that you can choose, big yard with nice chair that you can basking in the sunshine, making suntan. On the third floor we...
"… flat.). We offer clean and modern facilities such as a self-catering kitchen and BBQ,an internet corner where we can write emails,a laundry and even a travel desk at reception. As well as offering mixed dorm,Girls’ dorm and private rooms,we also offer: Free bed linen Free towel in private rooms Free luggage room storage Free safety deposit for valuables Free WIFI Free morning call Free express calling Free ticket booking Free...
Graced&Blessed Art Gallery Guesthouse
"… art exhibition hall, can be used for conferences or art exhibitions. There are also antiques for show, all collected by the owner, and are really rare among West Yunnan private museums. May all the glory to be Christ’s that we have the opportunity to welcome all brothers and sisters come to Lijiang for tour or retreat. Our Lord had said, “anyone receives the one sent by Him receives him.” Amen! We are here expecting the moment...
E-Outfitting Moon Hostel
"Located in Lijiang Old Town, E-Outfitting Moon Hostel is near Bar Street and Square Street. Due to the great location, E-Outfitting provides guests with ease to attractions. It is 5-minute walking distance to Nine-Tripod Dragon Pond, 20-minute driving to the downtown and 30-minute to train station. The courtyard is in typical Naxi style with distinctive walls painted, both of which to show rich local customs. All the rooms are in wooden...
"… guests have FREE breakfast (eggs any style+bread+butter+tea+milk) *** Standart double room guests stay 3 nights - from 4 th night 20% discount and FREE bicycle rent *** Double rooms stay for 5 nights (pay at once) - FREE bicycle rent It’s about 15 minutes from our inn to the Square Market, or 10 minutes to the entrance of the old town. The hostel not only offers the normal facilities in the hostel, but also provides you with...
Lao Shay Youth Hostel Lijiang
"Lao Shay Youth Hostel Lijiang is in the old town 10 years. Recommended by Lonely Planet for many years, is famous hostel in the old town. And is the shooting of the youth film 'KORA'. Lao Shay Youth Hostel is situated the Southwest region of Lijiang Old Town, Shandong Lions foothills of the southern slope of the Guangbi alley. Distance the famous attractions 'Wood House' and 'White Horse Dragon,' only about 100 meters. Guangbi alley is...
Desti Youth Park
"… Desti Youth Park has three room types, four-bed room, six-bed room and eight-bed room. All beddings in DESTI HOSTEL are in high level to ensure your sleep comfortable. DESTI HOSTEL also provides billiard, table football and fitness equipment. Hundreds of English books and magazines in our Geography Cafe, besides many kinds of good taste coffee. DESTI THEATRE equips Blu-ray player and professional sounds so that the effects are...
Lijiang Travel Ji Hostel
"… room, 4-bed room, Deluxe 4-bed suite, single room, Tatami standard room, snow mountain view room. Every room has Independent toilet and bathroom except the 12-bed room. There are sofa, cafe, table football, projectors, public computers, a pool table and all kinds of books in the lobby. We regularly organize board games, film screenings, travel sharing sessions, small concerts and other exciting activities. We also have mountain...
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Shuhe Doumi International Youth Hostel
"Stop at Lijiang Shuhe Doumi International Youth Hostel to discover the wonders of Lijiang. The property features a wide range of facilities to make your stay a pleasant experience. Pets allowed, room service, Wi-Fi in public areas, tours, 24-hour room service are on the list of things guests can enjoy. Relax in your comfortable guestroom, featuring shower, desk, air conditioning, internet access – LAN, television. The hotel offers various...
Lijiang Baisha There International Youth Hostel
"… The property features a wide range of facilities to make your stay a pleasant experience. All the necessary facilities, including Wi-Fi in public areas, tours, concierge, laundry service/dry cleaning, car park, are at hand. Guestrooms are designed to provide an optimal level of comfort with welcoming decor and convenient amenities like hair dryer, seating area, desk, shower, television. To enhance guests' stay, the hotel offers...
Lijiang Senior Leader Hostel
"… room ,twin room (with western style toilets)and dormitory(include 4-person,8-person,10-person,12-person). The rooms are spacious and nicely decorated. And most of all, the price is quite cheap.We also have a quiet bar where you can relax yourself and share travel information with other travelers. those below are FREE: 1,WiFi 2.computer 3.breakfast 4.laundry 5.travel info 6.table tennis 7.books 8.movie at 8pm 9.ticket...
Lijiang Dengba Hostel
Lijiang Old Town
"With convenient transportation around, Lijiang Dengba Hostel provides guests with easy access to all the places where the lively city has to offer. It is 10-minute walking distance away from Square Street, the centre of the ancient town. The location of Lijiang Dengba Hostel keeps customers quiet during the nights. All the rooms here are equipped with window. The dorms on the first floor have 4 bathrroms to share. And for the private...
Guo Jie Lou Hostel
"The worst hostel i visited - The staff's attitude is not good. There are not towels and the hair dry machine. Also they say would provide hot water in twenty-four hours, but the water is not hot. The worst thing is the security in there is really really bad. There was a theft got into our room while we were sleeping. Why this would happen? It is because there was no frame or lock for the window. So the thief/thieves got into our room through...
Panba Courtyard Guesthouse & Hostel
"Good - Property was very clean and the staff are INCREDIBLY helpful and friendly. Free laundry, but you have to do it yourself, although they do provide detergent." … "Awesome hostel in good section of town - I stayed at Panba for two nights. The hostel exceeded my expectations. Located in a winding cobblestone road in the ancient part of the old city. Although it's a bit tricky to find (look for Chinese lanterns on either side of the...
K2 International Youth Hostel
"… pick up (RMB70,please contact reception 86-0888-5130110, firstname.lastname@example.org at least one day in advance please) * FREE internet and WIFI * FREE of charge for booking air ticket and bus ticket * FREE Liberary * FREE DVDs * FREE 24 hours hot water * Cold beers, cold drinks and Coffee * Internet Call How to come to K2 youth hostel 1.From airport (40KM,4Omin, 70 RMB by taxi):When you landed,call a taxi and show this chinese note...
Lijiaing Memory of March Youth Hostel
Lugu Lake Lige Village
"… The hostel is designed in the traditional vernacular Naxi-style, the hostel uniquely conbines the atmosphere of traditional housing with the convenience of modern facilities. Peaceful: Spacious courtyard with pleanty of sun shine , music ,books and sofa, what allow the gusets for relaxing, daydreaming and chatting. Fun: we provide many fun facilities for our guests,such as billiards, chess,DVD,books, English books&magazine, kungfu...
"… drinking water are available all day. Smoking is prohibited in all rooms. Electric blankets and heaters make sure you will stay comfortable during the colder months of the year.Nomad Cafe serves freshly-made vegetarian and vegan dishes as well as bakery sweets in a non-smoking environment, with our guests well-being in mind. Family atmosphere can be experienced (and travel-info exchanged) by joining one of Nomads popular inexpensive...
The Bruce Chalet
"Ever dreamed of catching a breathtaking view of a snow mountain when you look out of your hotel room as the first sight after a great nights sleep? Then Bruce Chalet is the place! The Bruce Chalet is a great place for those travellers who are already exhausted in trying to survive the throat cutting ways of the metropolitan life and looking for ways to recharge your batteries. The Chalet is located Shuhe Village underneath the Jade Dragon...
Gesang Meiduo Hostel
"… have totally 4 private double and 3 family rooms all come with a king size bed (1.8m*2.0m) and all mod cons such as Digital TV, free local phone, free internet access, kettle, heating in winter, private shower facilities etc. The family rooms have an extra sofa-couch bed for free. 1F private double: 18m2 room #104 A relatively small detached bungalow gives you fully privacy. 2F private double: 20m2 room #201,201 Enjoy the blue...
Baisha Holiday Resort
"… Room, 2 Garden-view Deluxe Suites, 2Courtyard Deluxe Suites and 2 Superior Rooms. All rooms have furniture with famous brands, modern equipped bathrooms with bath and shower, working and relaxing area. The resort offers 2 open air courtyard with trees and water ponds for lucky fishes. The resort is tastefully decorated using traditional Chinese antique furniture. As for dining service, there are Chinese restaurant, Conference...
Warm Flowers Guesthouse
"… guestrooms, all of which are in antique style with wood furniture. Appointed to the highest degree of comfort and convenience, the well-decorated rooms are equipped with cable TV, airconditioner and private bathroom running 24-hour hot water. The courtyard remains the original structure of Naxi house, enabling you to get closer look into Naxi culture. The friendly staff are willing to give a hand whenever you want. Welcome to...
Lijiang Flower Dream Inn
"Within 12 minutes walking distance to Square Street, the ancient town centre, Lijiang Flower Dream Inn is eay access to where the lively place has to offer. Offering stylish and comfortable accommodation, Lijiang Flower Dream Inn supplies superior services. Appointed to the high standard of cozy, all the well-decorated rooms are equipped with floor heating, great matress and private bathroom running 24-hour hot water. Hit all the...
"… the middle of the inn there is a sunny yard, around the yard are different plants such as apple tree, cherry tree, pomegranate tree and many various flowers. A man-made brook is streaming around the yard, with some fishes inside. The yard is fit for chatting and rest in it, and also a good place for kids to play in it. Besides the yard, we have an in-house living room, you can watch movie or reading here, we also have both Chinese...
Seven Seas Inn
"… with different styles, bedding adopt-star standard, installation the carpet in a more comfortable environment to enhance the Seven Seas Inn. Seven Seas Inn pays attention to build a public communication space, nearly 100 square meters of coffee bar and let everyone in a warm environment free exchange of experiences and happy journey, the yard is the favorite leisure place for the guests, cherry tree, ten incense, peach tree,...
Lijiang Sina Hotel
"… jade dragon snow mountain gather with the black dragon pool park flows down to the town forms many streams at the side of the street and the backyard of the houses. All rooms with attached bathroom: Executive suite Honeymoon suite Deluxe single Deluxe double Deluxe family Standard single Standard double Standard triple Unit amenities: Telephone Internet broadband Safe boxes On-site amenities: Operational private tour packages...
Sleepy Inn Lijiang
Shuhe Ancient Town
"… providing 24-hour hot water for bath. DINING & DRINKING Multiple inside and outdoor dining and drinking areas Well-prepared Chinese and Western breakfasts Fine selected coffee and tea Casual food and snakes available for the whole day Tibetan Style Hot Pot Selected locally-made foods and drinks RECREATION Outdoor swimming pool with water coming from the snow mountain...
Sean's Spring Guesthouse- Tiger Leaping Gorge
"… Leaping Gorge(hu tiao xia) to be built in the village. The guesthouse offers the services of a responsible mountain guide in the form of Sean himself, luxurious, cozy rooms (the best beds in China!) & guaranteed 24 hours hot water. The guesthouse also has (halleluiah!) western toilets , great food & actually possess the only bathtubs (ensuite rooms) in China as far as we've heard! Great for soaking away the aches & pains of a long...
Maple Leaf Inn Shuhe
"… have very clean rooms. Just five minu tes walking distance from our Guesthouse you can every evening enjoy the traditional minority Naxi dancing or even better, you can take part in it!!! We have a travel agency where you will be able to book tours to: - Jade Dragon Snow Mountain, - Tiger Leaping Gorge, - Shang Ri La, - Mei Li Snow Mountain, - Yuhu village, - Laishi Lake etc. You can also book your bus, train and...
"Very lovely and relaxing! - Our time in Lijiang has been wonderful thanks to the staff here at Enjoy Inn. As soon as we arrived Joy happily explained where things were on the map, and various activities we could do here. They were always friendly and ready to assist -- and the best thing was that it was world cup time and the brother here is crazy about it and had a TV set up for it downstairs. My partner was thrilled as he was able to watch...
"Nirvana Backpacker is located in the old town of Lijiang. Takes 5 min by walk to the down town which name is WuYi Street also about 10 min a way go to QiYi street, and 5 min to the Square. 10 min by walk to the Black Dragon's pool. We like to give you a warm welcome coming to Nirvana backpacker and we hope a cup of tea can vanish the exhaustion of your long journey." … "… Taxis and minivans can't come into old...
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