Travel to Lijiang

Travel to Lijiang

Travel to Lijiang. Lijiang travel guide: Everything you need to know about Lijiang. Info, images, best destinations, maps, history and much more.

General info of Lijiang. Main attractions: Lijiang ancient town , Jade Dragon Snow Mountain, the tiger leaping gorge, Black Dragon Pool.

Located in Shigu Town of Yulong County of Lijiang City. The Yangzi River flows down from “the ridge of the world”-- the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau to Yunnan (called as the Jinsha River) passing by the northwest of Yunnan. 石鼓长江第一湾 The First...
Lying in the mountains between Ninglang County of Yunnan Province and Yanyuan County of Sichuan Province, the Lugu Lake (泸沽湖) is 69 kilometers from the Ninglang county town. The Mosuo People, who live on the Lugu Lake shores and belong...
One of the world-famous grand canyons, the Tiger-leaping Gorge is squeezed between the Jade Dragon Snow Mountain of Lijiang Prefecture and the Haba Snow Mountain of the Shangri-la County. The Gorge has 18 dangerous shoals, and the scenery is breathtakingly...
The Black Dragon Pond Park at the foot of the Xiangshan Mountain in the north of Lijiang Old Town is commonly referred to as the “Black Dragon Pond”, and the Pond got its name Yuquan (Jade Spring) because of...
Shuhe Ancient town - Suhe (束河古镇) is an important component of the World Cultural Heritage--- the Ancient Town of Lijiang, which is one of the places where the ancestors of the Naxi People lived in compact communities. Suhe was an important...
Surrounded by mountains, trees and alpine meadows on three sides, the village looks like a fairy land. It is called “Gejiben” in Naxi language, meaning “a place for white cranes to play with water”. Map of the Jade Water Village 玉水寨 [googlemaps https://www.google.com/maps/embed?pb=!1m18!1m12!1m3!1d2301.689316723035!2d100.20063955043665!3d27.00275963613907!2m3!1f0!2f0!3f0!3m2!1i1024!2i768!4f13.1!3m3!1m2!1s0x3720c63ac5401103:0xee956f74607ce4d!2sJade+Water+Village!5e1!3m2!1sen!2ses!4v1494172526993&w=600&h=450] Basic...
The Yulong Snow Mountain, 5,596 meters high, in Yulong County of Lijiang Municipality, lies to the north of the Ancient Town of Lijiang. It looks like a giant jade dragon and thus gets the name of Yulong Snow Mountain (the...
For centuries Lijiang was the center of Naxi culture, today it is a tourist capital. Lijiang Ancient City is located in Lijiang Municipality of Yunnan province in southwest China. It sits in the middle of Lijiang flatland on Yunnan-Guizhou Plateau....
Guide to Lijiang: The ancient city of Lijiang was built during the Yuan Dynasty. Lijiang once frequented by legendary travelers such as Joseph Rock and Bruce Chatwin, today it's a very popular destination in China and represents a certain...
Mission to the Land of the Three Rivers (1933-1952) In 1035, St. Bernard of Menthon built a hospice on the Mont Joux, the most ancient pass through the Alps. Related: Lamas performing Cham Dance in Tibet The hospice was run by a...
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