Shuhe Ancient Town

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  • Address: 2 Miles North West of Lijiang Ancient Town,Lijiang, China
  • Timings: 07:30 am - 07:00 pm Details
  • Ticket Price: 80 CNY
  • Time Required: 02:30 Hrs
  • Tags: Outdoors, Tourist Center, Market, Family And Kids, Town, Old Town, Specialty Shop

Shuhe Ancient Town - Review

Hidden in a forest, about 4 kilometres away from the Lijiang old town is the Shuhe old town. This place is so well preserved that you’d feel that you have time travelled into the past. The traditions are old and so are the buildings and streets. It is one of the biggest settlements of the minority Naxi people. The ancient tea route runs along this town. The houses are small and made of timbre. The streets are narrow. The architecture is tasteful and a hybrid of different cultures. If you are looking to escape the hustle and bustle of the city life, the tranquillity of this town would be a perfect solace. It is less crowded than Lijiang Old Town. Highlights include:

  • The Qinglong Stone Bridge
  • The Long Pool
  • The broken stele
  • The souvenir shops 

Shuhe Ancient Town Information

  • Negotiate with the shopkeepers to get a reasonable deal.
  • Rent a bike if you want to cover the whole village in a lesser time.

How To reach Shuhe Ancient Town by Public Transport

  • Bus: Regular shuttle bus from the Lijiang Old Town.
  • Rented bicycles from Lijiang Old Town.

Restaurants Near Shuhe Ancient Town

  • The Ugly Mug Cafe
  • Yi Restaurant
  • Nomad Guesthouse & Cafe

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TripHobo Highlights for Shuhe Ancient Town

  • Shuhe Ancient Town Address: 2 Miles North West of Lijiang Ancient Town,Lijiang, China
  • Shuhe Ancient Town Timing: 07:30 am - 07:00 pm
  • Shuhe Ancient Town Price: 80 CNY
  • Best time to visit Shuhe Ancient Town(preferred time): 10:00 am - 01:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Shuhe Ancient Town: 02:30 Hrs
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Things to Know Before Visiting Shuhe Ancient Town

  • 95% of people who visit Lijiang include Shuhe Ancient Town in their plan

  • 62.55% of people start their Shuhe Ancient Town visit around 10 AM - 11 AM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs 30 Minutes to see Shuhe Ancient Town

Wednesday, Thursday and Friday

92.25% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Shuhe Ancient Town

People normally club together Square Street and Qingxi Reservoir while planning their visit to Shuhe Ancient Town.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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