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Lijiang travel guide

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You're Going to Love Lijiang

Located in the north-west of Yunnan Province in south-west China, Lijiang is the perfect blend of magnificent scenery, historical sites and cultural diversity. The Old Town of Lijiang is a UNESCO World Heritage Site that attracts visitors from around the globe.

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When to Visit Lijiang

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Lijiang enjoys mild winters and warm summers, so it's a great choice at almost any time. However, you can experience all four seasons in a day in terms of the weather. Dress in layers, particularly for early morning or late evening outings.

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How to Get to Lijiang

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Where to Stay in Lijiang

Splash out on a luxury stay at the Pullman Lijiang Resort And Spa or the Grand Hyatt Lijiang. The Lijiang Emerald Boutique Hotel is a good mid-range option, while Lijiang Baisha Holiday Resort is ideal if you're on a budget.

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Shopping Streets

Visit Baisha Naxi Embroidery Institute for hand-made embroidered shawls and scarves or shop for traditional Dongba carvings made from Dujuan wood at the Dongba Shop next to the Naxi Ancient Museum.

Groceries and Other

Get food and basics from local shops like Likelong Supermarket or Lijiang Wanhe Orchid Supermarket. Expect to pay ¥19 for a quart of milk or ¥9 for 12 eggs.

Where to Eat in Lijiang

Head to Rice Slurp on Qiyi Street for delicious Asian fusion food made from organic ingredients, or dine on Italian and European dishes at Stream Cafe on Huama Street. A simple meal with a drink costs ¥30.

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