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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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Mama Naxi's Guesthouse
"… 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 provide hearty a local flavor dinner.As the guests can sit together as a family dinner. In the...
Garden Inn in Lijiang
"Cool - Had a great stay ... nice people, location very convenient, good service. I'm totally content." … "… 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 private rooms have electric...
"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." … "… more, explore more. We are just always on the way to find stories and find ourselves. Here in Flower Inn, the owner is obsessed with traveling and just a perfect consulter to provide all kinds of information to you. Here in Flower Inn, the owner always treasure...
On The Road International Youth Hostel
Lijiang Old Town
"… like 24 hours hot water, Luggage store, Common room,Internet service in the common room, LCD TV in the common room, Books and Magazines in the common room, Wifi (all aera covered), Detailed travel information of hiking, Travel informations, Booking plane tickets, Bus ticket service (only Lijiang- Lugu Lake), public kitchen Facilities and service provided on charge：washing machine, Chinese family Cooking, CD/DVD burning. We have...
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
"… 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 in a small...
"worst staff in the world, super rude owner, crazy man." … "… room and lockers for keeping your belongings. Our staffs are very good at arrange trips around Lijiang . We hope under our efforts your staying in Lijiang will be the most fun and best experience. Timeless Hostel have 3 double private rooms and 3 twin private rooms are all with bathroom ; and 1 8 bed dormitory . The private rooms on the top floor with mountain views...
Lijiang Baisha There International Youth Hostel
"… Lijiang City. Tired of the bustle of city life, do you want to experience a peaceful simply life in countryside? Tired of modern production but no vitality cold products, do you want to feel emotional and warm handmade goods? Tired of a wide variety of shops, do you want to be closer to The Yulong Snow Mountain and appreciate the different view of it in a day? Do you want to escape the excessive commercialization of Lijiang and...
"… 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
"… welcome you come and experience the art atmosphere, tranquil courtyard, homelike country life----so that your body, heart and spirit can rest and relax here, as though you are “lie down on green pasture and beside quiet water” We hope your weariness can be relieved so that you can make progress in business and life, return to the state that God had made for you in the 1st beginning. There are more than 20 theme suites, each has...
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...
"… stay here to taste the multiplex minority group culture in Lijiang. It’s about 15 minutes from our inn to the Square Market, or 10 minutes to the entrance of the old town. There are two twin rooms, one family room and different sizes of dormitory to meet guests’ needs. All rooms are facing south and with plenty of sunshine. When you enter family room, you will feel like going inside Anderson’s Fairy Tales. All beds in dormitory...
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...
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." …...
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...
Sweet Sunshine Hostel
"Stop at Lijiang Sweet Sunshine Youth Hostel to discover the wonders of Lijiang. The property features a wide range of facilities to make your stay a pleasant experience. Service-minded staff will welcome and guide you at the Lijiang Sweet Sunshine Youth Hostel. Each guestroom is elegantly furnished and equipped with handy amenities. The hotel offers various recreational opportunities. Lijiang Sweet Sunshine Youth Hostel combines warm...
Desti Youth Park
24, Group.7, Dongkang Village, Shuhe Old Town
Lijiang Senior Leader Hostel
"… have double 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...
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...
Lijiang Lashi-Lake Wona International Youth Hostel
"… some outdoor adventures! Here we have an International senior guide team. We can take you to the unexplored areas of Yunnan, Tibet, and the Sichuan mountains for hiking and climbing adentures. Right outside our door is the the Haba Snow Mountain, a great beginner snow mountain climbing route that will give you a taste of thin air at 5396m. If getting off the ground on steeper terrain is your desire, let us take you on our rock...
Panba Courtyard Guesthouse & Hostel
"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 door), the hostel is a warm home base for your adventures in the city. The rooms are spacious (especially on the Third Floor, where you will awake to the sun rising over mist...
K2 International Youth Hostel
"… new bus station to K2 by showing the No,1 Chinese note to taxi driver.) 4.From The High speed Bus Station高快客运站(Normally if you come to Lijiang from Kunming or Dali, you will take off from the high speed bus station.15min，2RMB to K2): When you take off from the high speed bus station,you can see big street, go beyond the street (other side of the street),you can see the LiKeLong Super-market(丽客隆超市) on the big street,near LiKengLong...
Lijiaing Memory of March Youth Hostel
Lugu Lake Lige Village
"… 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 tea. Facilities&...
"… bicycles can be rented at Nomad. Both the court yard and the second floor terrace are peaceful places for reading, conversing, or just being. Our 'dhamma hall' can be used for practicing meditation, or studying Buddhism by reading books from our collection on 'spirituality'. Besides making your stay most pleasant, helping those in need is what we care for at Nomad Guesthouse & Cafe. Therefore, proceeds from your patronage go...
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...
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,...
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 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...
"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." … "… old town. Walk down the street,make the first left...
No.27 Wenlin Guesthouse
"… Naxi people's house, shining in bright sunlight and bloomed with kinds of beautiful flowers. Designed in the traditional Naxi courtyard style, the Guesthouse uniquely fuses the atmosphere of traditional housing with the convenience of modern facilities. We serve our backpackers fresh coffee,homemade plum wine ,Pu'er tea, and home meal as well. You will feel very comfortable like being at home when staying in my place, and also...
Hi Inn Lijiang Ancient Town South Gate Branch
"… Street, Seven Star Commercial Street, Black Dragon Lake Park, Minority group performance center and White Dragon Square. It takes 15 minutes driving to Shuhe Ancient Town which is known as the top ten charming towns in China and Lashihai National Wetland Park. It also takes 40 minutes driving to the famous Jade Dragon Snow Mountain. Hotel is with twin room, double room, single room and dorm to meet guests’ different needs. The...
Hai Rong Hotel
"… beds with brand-new beddings will make your sleep enjoyable. The famous Jade dragon Snow Mountain can be seen from most of our rooms. Our hotel has a large parking lot enough for at least 20 cars and a courtyard inside which is a good place to communicate with other guests at our hotel. There are two big local supermarkets near our hotel, attractions in Lijiang such as Shuhe Old town, Black dragon pool, Old town of Lijiang are also...
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