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Baisha Frescoes

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Frescoes of history

The frescoes date back about 600 years but they are very dark and difficult to see properly... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2017
Montreal, Canada
Lijiang - Baisha Mural

This tour is usually combined with the visit to the Baisha Old Village. The frescoes have not lost... read more

Reviewed 21 November 2015
Bob H
Mississauga, Canada
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16 Apr 2017
“Frescoes of history”
30 Aug 2016
“Expensive, neglected and boring”
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Baisha Frescoes, Baisha Country, Yulong County 674101, China
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Reviewed 16 April 2017

The frescoes date back about 600 years but they are very dark and difficult to see properly. Obviously, light is supressed in order to preserve them. They are situated in a delightful courtyard and when visiting the cultural village should be seen

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Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

As usual the signs inside are not good for history but are excellent for a laugh - worst direct translation I have seen. The place isn't authentic-old it's more of a neglected chinese plastic museum. Wouldn't pay the 30 yuan again. The frescos aren't impressive...More

Thank רועי ד
Reviewed 21 November 2015

This tour is usually combined with the visit to the Baisha Old Village. The frescoes have not lost their original colors considering that they are in the open in the hall.

Thank Bob H
Reviewed 2 October 2015

A very quiet spot with the main point of interest being Chinese fresco's dating back to the 13th century. The main building is surrounded by smaller typical Chinese buildings one of which served as our restaurant for lunch. Buildings are typically colourful and landscaping both...More

Thank Dennis P
Reviewed 21 April 2015

A few historical buildings located in a park setting in this old capital of the Naxi contain Ming period murals. They are of high quality but rather difficult to appreciate because of the lack of light inside the buildings. Get a brochure or a book...More

Thank Denis D
Reviewed 27 March 2015

As well as being the location for the the Baisha frescoes, Dabaoji also includes an ancient residence with lots of photographic displays of the buildings history (none of which were in English). The Ming Dynasty frescoes were frankly disappointing and you'd need a guide and...More

Thank BobBonHere
Reviewed 15 December 2014

The frescoes are pretty dark and of course can't be well lit to preserve them, so they are just kind of hard to see. And the complex of buildings they are in are only just so-so. However 2 of the 4 buildings were closed for...More

Thank Vnyc80
Reviewed 30 January 2014

Visiting the old Baisha palaces is probably worth it if one is interested in the old history of the area. There are quite a few interesting artifacts in the museum like an old Sanskrit tablet and some really old carvings in addition to the local...More

Thank RockySh
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