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Square Street (Sifangjie)

Sifang Street, Gucheng Distict, Lijiang 674100, China
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Busy main square, a lot happening

When we were there, there were a lot of old ladies singing and dancing. It was very fun to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
François V
Bergen op Zoom, The Netherlands
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Busy, but worth it

This place is quite packed with tourists, commercialized and loud! However, the shows and dances... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Beijing, China
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  • Average29%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Sifang Street, Gucheng Distict, Lijiang 674100, China
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When we were there, there were a lot of old ladies singing and dancing. It was very fun to experience this. It is a lovely square and a nice photo opportunity.

Thank François V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is quite packed with tourists, commercialized and loud! However, the shows and dances here are interesting to see! You won't miss it anyway when walking around Lijiang Old Town!

Thank ana-marialungu
Reviewed 7 May 2017

This is the centre of Lijiang old town, where the shops start. You can virtually get here from anywhere inside Lijiang. Very nosy at night with Karaoke and singing in the restaurants.

Thank Felix3105
Reviewed 22 April 2017

First visit to an original portion of an old China town. Worth a visit as it gives a great feel of the chinese culture and style of living

Thank Jchitlangia
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

The Square Street in the Lijiang old town is very vibrant from the evening till night. Surrounded by food stores, restaurant and cafes with live bands. Adjacent to the square are the pub streets with live bands and live musics and dancing. We had our...More

Thank Lian Tiong G
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Square street is just a small part of Dayang, the old town. Unless you come here to see the folk dance organized by the local government, you could give it a miss as the restaurants and shops at square street are like other parts of...More

2  Thank Karmaexplorer
Reviewed 25 March 2017

It is a bar and food market area in Lijiang old town (in fact Lijiang old town is a market town). Here has daily Naxi mini dance show in the morning and earlier afternoon. It is a good place for sun - take sunblock and...More

1  Thank Gaga J
Reviewed 20 February 2017

I enjoyed walking the streets here taking in the local culture. It was interesting to see the groups of people and noticing the diversity of this area of china. Its really a spectacular scene. Lots of shopping and even night life but as with the...More

1  Thank devis0n
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Went there to watch the little show... It was interesting... Beautiful day! Beautiful place! I recommend a visit!

1  Thank stopcryingBreal
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Heart of Lijiang old town, surrounded by typical local old houses/stores ewith local cultural shows everyday at certain times of the day. To enter at Lijiang old town have to pay the conservation fee

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