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Lijiang Lion Rock

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Great Panoramic View

Walking around 10-15min. from old town central area, I arrived to Lijiang Lion Mountain. It's... read more

Reviewed 20 September 2016
Dalian, China
via mobile
Part of Wangu Pavilion.

Very nice place to have a stroll. Everywhere you look around, you will see the beautiful mountains... read more

Reviewed 3 February 2016
Chengdu, China
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10 Mar 2018
“Best views of Lijiang! ”
24 Aug 2017
“Good view of the city ”
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Xinhua Street, Dayan Town, Gucheng District, Lijiang 674100, China
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Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

It costs ¥50 to climb up the hill. This is on top of the entrance fee to Mufu Palace so it is a little pricey. However, the views are absolutely amazing. It’s worth the cost. Go to the top and enjoy the views!

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Paid 25 RMB per person with student cards, weren't asked for passports or anything . Nice walk around the park in the morning.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Sergey H
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

We had to pay an extra fee of 50 yuan pp which we didnt think was really worth it. So we went down a little bit, and followed the signs "Sun in / above the cloud" to try to get a free view on the...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Sjakie S
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Lion Hill can be accessed by walking all the way through Mufu Residence / Palace, half way up a hill. However, it is now 60 yuan (not 50) to enter. The views from the paved lookout area are nice, but most tourists are put off...More

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank Lilijp03
Reviewed 30 October 2016

This walk on top of the hill let you have a beautiful view over the city of Lijiang, Of course best when there is good weather.

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank resnati
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Walking around 10-15min. from old town central area, I arrived to Lijiang Lion Mountain. It's located west side of Lijiang old town. I enjoyed great panoramic view of Lijiang old town. I entered to visit Wangu Pavilion. But it depends of your schedule. If you...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Hiroaosta
Reviewed 5 May 2016 via mobile

Refused to pay an additional 50 rmb (on top of the 80 rmb protection fee) just to go on a hill and see a temple that is basically new. We used the money to have a drink in one of the nearby restaurants instead to...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Nebulette_06
Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

In our case much less touristy and nicely away from the buzz of Old Town Lijiang. Great views of the Old and New Town of Lijiang and the mountains in the background. On the top you will find Wangu tower, which is also pretty. Practicalities:...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Hanshja
Reviewed 3 February 2016

Very nice place to have a stroll. Everywhere you look around, you will see the beautiful mountains behind Lijiang. It's a park around Wangu Pavilion, but you can't just walk here without paying the entrance fee. So only decide to come here if you're going...More

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank holidaycoco
Reviewed 9 July 2015

50rmb to have a look at a view was a bit steep for me so I walked around the hill and eventually came to the service road and just walked in unchallenged. There is a great tower on top from which you get panoramic views...More

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank Nanchang_Nel
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