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Shuhe Ancient Town, Lijiang

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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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  • We enjoyed visiting Shuhe! A nice small town. We went there biking from Club Med Lijiang! Nice afternoon trip. 
    We enjoyed visiting Shuhe! A nice small town. We went there biking from Club Med Lijiang! Nice afternoon trip.  more »
  • Quieter and more authentic than Lijiang. We had an amazing lunch at Bivou watching the farmers work and then had a nice stroll in the city. Shuhe is not so popular among tourists therefore gives a... 
    Quieter and more authentic than Lijiang. We had an amazing lunch at Bivou watching the farmers work and then had a nice stroll in the city. Shuhe is not so popular among tourists therefore gives a...  more »
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  • Small but great.you still can see something real here.i followed the old local lady to her place.that was fun.you can catch bus to here,and catch the taxi back.not so expensive from lijiang.
  • like a smaller less unique version if lijiang

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