Shuhe Ancient Town
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Explore Ancient Town in Lijiang – Shuhe
2 Miles North West of Lijiang Ancient Town, Shuhe ancient town names “Shaowu” in Naxi Historically. Due to the shape of the peak, it means “village under the mountains”. As one of the earliest settlements of Naxi people in Lijiang’s Bazi, Shuhe town is well preserved on the ancient Tea Horse Road. Besides, it is also a living specimen of Naxi People’s transition from farming civilization to commercial civilization. Moreover, Shuhe is an important part of the world cultural heritage of the ancient city of Lijiang. Interestingly, it was selected as “China Charming Town” by CCTV in 2005.
Colorful Cultural Heritage
This town holds many wonders in aspects of nature and culture. The back of this town stands magnificent Jade Dragon Snow Mountain. While in summer, there’re lingering green mountains along the road which offer you brisk air and refreshing mind. After thousands of years, Big Stone Bridge and Dajue Palace still remain intact. Also, the mural on the wall vividly portrays the figure of Buddhism in Dajue Palace. Furthermore. the town also has a Longquan Temple built in the Qing Dynasty. Therefore, travelers can immerse in the colorful cultural heritage with our professional local Lijiang guide!
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