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Very touristy

This Sifang Street Square is the centre of Lijiang old town with plenty of shops catering to the... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
via mobile
Very busy at night. Well maintained.

A busy cross section of several main streets. Well maintained with clean streets. However may be... read more

Reviewed 17 June 2016
Singapore, Singapore
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2 Oct 2018
“Very touristy”
7 Nov 2018
“Nice place”
the centre of Lijiang, Gucheng District, Lijiang 674100, China
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

Daytime,there is a group of elderly people dancing in ethnic outfit and dancing. It makes this street more lively more attractive.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Nearykourouysrolanh
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

This Sifang Street Square is the centre of Lijiang old town with plenty of shops catering to the visitors. There was dance performance by the friendly Naxi tribeswomen and visitors can join in the fun. We were here during the low season and so many...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank jazzyguy
Reviewed 11 February 2018

The street is full of souvenir shops. You can find any kind of Chinese souvenir with various type, price, and material. Usually the cheaper items are in the front, and the more expensive is in the back of the shop

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Harrison J
Reviewed 4 September 2016

This is the center of the whole Dayan Ancient Town. There was Nazi performances during our visit. The performances were done by the real locals ( they are not dancers). Spend some time there! A place you cannot miss.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank kktengkkteng
Reviewed 4 July 2016

Maybe not as romantic as fifteen years ago, when I visited this place first time, it is now a scenic vivid place at night, maybe it was a bit loud for me, for going out at night to bars, discos, and other night activities, even...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank ralfm844
Reviewed 17 June 2016

A busy cross section of several main streets. Well maintained with clean streets. However may be too noisy due to the availability of pubs and cafes,

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank derrick7973
Reviewed 21 September 2015

Sifangjie is bustling with people but this is also the least likeable place to me in Ancient Town as it became too commercialized in this square junction. Touted by some kids selling flowers and noisy bars and pubs selling beers are ridiculous prices.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank PillowBook
Reviewed 12 September 2015

Sifang Street is a standard and interesting feature of an old town. This square carries with it valuable culture, customs, trade and history. It is surrounded by shops selling local speciality products and some local residents selling agriculture products and delicacies. The centre of the...More

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank ryanteo
Reviewed 2 September 2015

Went here near the spring festival holiday on the late january 2015. It was one of the most lively and crowded spot in lijiang old town. There was a group dance with local people which was fun to watch. If u want to join the...More

Date of experience: January 2015
1  Thank Vina S
Reviewed 20 August 2015

This place is basically the centre of Dayan Old Town and there will be some men there with majestic birds which look well taken care of there. For 10yuan, you can take as many photos as you like with the bird on your arm. Not...More

Date of experience: January 2015
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